The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 93 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNP 32 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.57% 1.39% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.29% 10.14% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 9
Median daily rate £381 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +6.44%
CCNP
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
311 296 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.22% 13.72% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 186 104
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £469 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +14.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 24 £375 +3.44% 7
Wakefield -2 3 £388 -3.12%
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (88.68%) Cisco
3 30 (56.60%) Firewall
4 25 (47.17%) CCNA
5 22 (41.51%) LAN
6 21 (39.62%) WAN
7 16 (30.19%) BGP
8 15 (28.30%) VPN
9 14 (26.42%) CCIE
9 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
10 13 (24.53%) VMware
11 12 (22.64%) MPLS
11 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (22.64%) Load Balancing
12 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
12 11 (20.75%) Linux
13 10 (18.87%) Network Design
13 10 (18.87%) Internet
13 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
13 10 (18.87%) Network Security
14 9 (16.98%) OSPF
15 8 (15.09%) SQL
16 7 (13.21%) ITIL
16 7 (13.21%) Windows
16 7 (13.21%) CCDA
16 7 (13.21%) HP
16 7 (13.21%) CISSP
16 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) Apache
1 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) Firewall
2 22 (41.51%) LAN
3 21 (39.62%) WAN
4 16 (30.19%) BGP
5 15 (28.30%) VPN
6 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (22.64%) MPLS
8 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
8 10 (18.87%) Internet
8 10 (18.87%) Network Security
9 9 (16.98%) OSPF
10 6 (11.32%) DNS
10 6 (11.32%) VLAN
10 6 (11.32%) WLAN
11 5 (9.43%) FWSM
11 5 (9.43%) SSL
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (7.55%) HSRP
12 4 (7.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) Informix
3 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) Hudson
1 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (7.55%) Games
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) IT Architect
6 4 (7.55%) IT Security Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Network Support
6 4 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (3.77%) LAMP
1 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.43%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) Clustering
4 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.77%) DataPower
6 2 (3.77%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.89%) IVR
7 1 (1.89%) SCADA
7 1 (1.89%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Load Balancing
2 10 (18.87%) Network Design
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) High Availability
5 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.43%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (9.43%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (7.55%) Information Security
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Change Management
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.77%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (9.43%) Perl
2 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (47.17%) CCNA
3 14 (26.42%) CCIE
4 7 (13.21%) CCDA
4 7 (13.21%) CISSP
5 6 (11.32%) CCDP
6 5 (9.43%) CISM
6 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.55%) CISA
8 3 (5.66%) Degree
8 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.77%) CCDE
9 2 (3.77%) CCSP
10 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) vCloud
2 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.66%) OPNET
3 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.77%) Cacti
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.77%) Graphite
3 2 (3.77%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (3.77%) Nagios
3 2 (3.77%) Opsview
3 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Salt
4 1 (1.89%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
3 13 (24.53%) VMware
4 7 (13.21%) F5
4 7 (13.21%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) Fortinet
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.43%) IBM
6 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) BMC
8 3 (5.66%) Motorola
8 3 (5.66%) TippingPoint
8 3 (5.66%) Veritas
9 2 (3.77%) Avaya
9 2 (3.77%) Dell
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.77%) ScanSafe
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.77%) Splunk