Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 102 100
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.51% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% 3.03% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Bristol median daily rate £338 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +1.96% -
10th Percentile £273 £313 £307
90th Percentile £371 £338 £336
South West median daily rate £380 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +16.92% +8.33% -24.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +42.86% -39.46%

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 529 363 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.46% 19.29% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 188 222
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £189 £269
90th Percentile £550 £600 £613
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 19 27
Bristol median hourly rate £37.78 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.86% -41.67% +75.18%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £15.29
90th Percentile £64.75 £45.20 £50.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.14% -12.67% -4.46%

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 24 January 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
6 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) SNMP
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) Nagios
8 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (18.18%) CCSE
9 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (9.09%) Mitel

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) NsoIT
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (18.18%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) CWNA
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto