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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 98 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 22 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 1.17% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.51% 8.75% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 3
Median daily rate £363 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £328 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £418 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -24.44%
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
293 263 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.53% 13.33% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 171 144
Median daily rate £410 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £22.22 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% +43.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -10 20 £350 - 7
Bradford - 1 £400 -
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (95.56%) Cisco
3 25 (55.56%) Firewall
4 23 (51.11%) CCNA
5 18 (40.00%) LAN
6 17 (37.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (35.56%) WAN
8 13 (28.89%) CCIE
8 13 (28.89%) VMware
9 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
10 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (24.44%) VPN
11 10 (22.22%) OSPF
11 10 (22.22%) BGP
11 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
11 10 (22.22%) HP
11 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 9 (20.00%) F5
12 9 (20.00%) Palo Alto
12 9 (20.00%) Internet
12 9 (20.00%) Linux
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) MPLS
14 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
14 7 (15.56%) Windows
14 7 (15.56%) WLAN
14 7 (15.56%) Network Design
14 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
14 7 (15.56%) High Availability

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 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) LAN
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (35.56%) WAN
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (24.44%) VPN
6 10 (22.22%) BGP
6 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 10 (22.22%) OSPF
7 9 (20.00%) Internet
8 8 (17.78%) MPLS
9 7 (15.56%) WLAN
10 6 (13.33%) DNS
10 6 (13.33%) FWSM
10 6 (13.33%) HSRP
10 6 (13.33%) VRRP
11 5 (11.11%) Network Security
11 5 (11.11%) SAN
11 5 (11.11%) Wireless
12 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) Informix
2 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Hudson
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.44%) LAMP
1 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
5 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) DataPower
6 1 (2.22%) e-Health
6 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) High Availability
3 7 (15.56%) Network Design
4 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.44%) Change Management
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (4.44%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.44%) Security Management
8 2 (4.44%) SIEM
8 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (2.22%) Build Automation
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 6 (13.33%) Perl
1 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) PHP
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (51.11%) CCNA
3 13 (28.89%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) CCDP
5 5 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (8.89%) CCNP Voice
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.67%) CCDE
7 3 (6.67%) CCSP
7 3 (6.67%) CEH
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.44%) CCDA
8 2 (4.44%) CISA
8 2 (4.44%) MCSA
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCVP
9 1 (2.22%) CISM
9 1 (2.22%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
3 6 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) Docker
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.44%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.44%) Cacti
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.44%) Graphite
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) OPNET
2 2 (4.44%) Opsview
2 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.22%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Salt
3 1 (2.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (95.56%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) HP
4 9 (20.00%) F5
4 9 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.67%) Meraki
7 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.67%) Veritas
8 2 (4.44%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) BMC
8 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.44%) Motorola
8 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.44%) TippingPoint