The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank - 50 32
Contract jobs citing CCNP 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.07% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.15% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate - £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+27.20% -38.18%
CCNP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 97 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.58% 20.68% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 67 56
Average daily rate £408 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £446 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the West Sussex region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the West Sussex region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Aruba
2 6 (85.71%) CCENT
3 4 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCSA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Qualys
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (28.57%) HSRP
5 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
5 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) VPLS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) 802.11
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Check Point Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Check Point Support
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall Support
1 4 (57.14%) Network Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCENT
3 4 (57.14%) CCSA
3 4 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCSE
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Aruba
2 6 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Qualys
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos