The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 104 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing CCNP 24 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.66% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.57% 8.97% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 49
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £180 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £393 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
317 524 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.42% 18.50% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 345 307
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.50 £22.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +3 13 £363 +11.53% 5
South Yorkshire -14 6 £290 +8.92%
North Yorkshire +11 5 £375 +29.31%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (93.33%) Cisco
3 40 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (50.67%) CCNA
5 36 (48.00%) Firewall
6 34 (45.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (36.00%) F5
8 21 (28.00%) CCIE
8 21 (28.00%) WAN
9 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
9 20 (26.67%) BGP
10 19 (25.33%) ITIL
11 18 (24.00%) LAN
11 18 (24.00%) WLAN
12 16 (21.33%) OSPF
13 15 (20.00%) Wireless
13 15 (20.00%) EIGRP
14 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
15 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 11 (14.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
17 10 (13.33%) HP
18 8 (10.67%) CCDA
18 8 (10.67%) Juniper
18 8 (10.67%) VPN
18 8 (10.67%) Finance
18 8 (10.67%) CCSE
18 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
18 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
19 7 (9.33%) Network Design

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
2 36 (48.00%) Firewall
3 34 (45.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (28.00%) WAN
5 20 (26.67%) BGP
6 18 (24.00%) LAN
6 18 (24.00%) WLAN
7 16 (21.33%) OSPF
8 15 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 15 (20.00%) Wireless
9 11 (14.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (10.67%) VPN
11 6 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (8.00%) Network Security
12 5 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (6.67%) MPLS
12 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
12 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (5.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (77.33%) Network Engineer
2 23 (30.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (30.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Designer
5 5 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Network Designer
7 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Ajax
1 3 (4.00%) CSS
1 3 (4.00%) ebXML
1 3 (4.00%) LAMP
1 3 (4.00%) REST
1 3 (4.00%) SOAP
1 3 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) CCXML
2 1 (1.33%) RFC 2833
2 1 (1.33%) Velocity
2 1 (1.33%) VXML
2 1 (1.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (4.00%) PKI
2 3 (4.00%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) DataPower
3 2 (2.67%) IVR
4 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Unix
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.33%) Network Design
3 7 (9.33%) Service Management
4 5 (6.67%) Change Control
5 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.33%) Migration
5 4 (5.33%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.00%) Change Management
6 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.00%) Network Management
6 3 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.00%) Open Source
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.67%) Prototyping
7 2 (2.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.00%) C++
2 3 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.00%) PHP
2 3 (4.00%) Ruby
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (50.67%) CCNA
3 21 (28.00%) CCIE
4 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.67%) CCDA
6 8 (10.67%) CCSE
7 6 (8.00%) CCDP
8 5 (6.67%) CCSP
8 5 (6.67%) JNCIP
9 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (4.00%) CCSA
10 3 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (4.00%) Degree
10 3 (4.00%) MCSE
10 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.00%) RHCE
11 2 (2.67%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.33%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (5.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.67%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (2.67%) OpenView
2 2 (2.67%) OPNET
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 70 (93.33%) Cisco
2 27 (36.00%) F5
3 20 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.33%) HP
6 8 (10.67%) Juniper
7 6 (8.00%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (8.00%) Sourcefire
8 5 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.67%) TippingPoint
9 4 (5.33%) Aruba
9 4 (5.33%) Avaya
9 4 (5.33%) Motorola
9 4 (5.33%) Samsung
10 3 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.00%) Brocade
10 3 (4.00%) Citrix
10 3 (4.00%) Nortel
10 3 (4.00%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.67%) SonicWALL