Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 August 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 76 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 16 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 1.15% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.27% 5.67% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £356 £296 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.25% -17.71% +44.00%
10th Percentile £271 £218 £225
90th Percentile £423 £377 £504
East of England median daily rate £369 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -1.67% +17.19% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -35.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 247 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.70% 20.36% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 120 102
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% -12.38% +18.52%
10th Percentile £251 £192 £161
90th Percentile £544 £550 £488
East of England median daily rate £418 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +7.74% +3.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 17
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £34.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.42% +139.58% +17.55%
10th Percentile £9.73 £10.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £45.40 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.75 £20.39 £27.44
% change year-on-year -17.83% -25.71% +31.07%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 7 £333 +12.24%
Peterborough -3 6 - - 5
St Neots +1 2 £415 +25.76% 2
CCNP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (43.75%) MCSE
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Arista
6 4 (25.00%) VXLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Ansible
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) IPv6
6 4 (25.00%) CCSP
7 3 (18.75%) CCIE
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) RHCE
7 3 (18.75%) CISSP
7 3 (18.75%) GCIH
7 3 (18.75%) GCWN
7 3 (18.75%) ISSAP
7 3 (18.75%) ISSEP
7 3 (18.75%) Retail

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) BGP
2 4 (25.00%) IPv6
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) VXLAN
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Application Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) SIEM Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Web Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Web Applications Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (18.75%) Event Correlation
3 3 (18.75%) Information Management
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CCSP
4 3 (18.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
4 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) GCIH
4 3 (18.75%) GCWN
4 3 (18.75%) GIAC
4 3 (18.75%) ISSAP
4 3 (18.75%) ISSEP
4 3 (18.75%) RHCA
4 3 (18.75%) RHCE
4 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 3 (18.75%) SSCP
5 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Arista
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) ShoreTel
6 1 (6.25%) VMware