Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 104 102
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.76% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 1.48% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Bristol median daily rate £365 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.52% +50.00% -11.29%
10th Percentile £320 £366 £263
90th Percentile £393 £489 £288
South West median daily rate £430 £338 £363
% change year-on-year +27.41% -6.90% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 - £43.50
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +4.44% +33.33% -31.39%

CCNP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 390 406 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.15% 23.50% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 269 307
Bristol median daily rate £400 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.94% +3.33%
10th Percentile £222 £250 £263
90th Percentile £550 £554 £588
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.59% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 19
Bristol median hourly rate £39.50 £34.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.49% -11.54% +14.04%
10th Percentile £25.55 £15.75 £24.90
90th Percentile £47.00 £43.13 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £41.27 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.16% - -

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Bristol

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNP in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Bristol

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Aruba
7 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (14.29%) F5
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Kibana
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) Cacti
7 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Degree

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) BGP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) OSPF
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) IPv6
4 1 (7.14%) MIMO
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Line Management
1 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (7.14%) NsoIT
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) CWNA
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
2 2 (14.29%) Cacti
2 2 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Aruba
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Capita