Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 June 2021 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 126 189
Rank change year-on-year -21 +63 +26
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 20 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 4.11% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 35
10th Percentile £352 £352 £320
25th Percentile £354 £363 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £463
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% +14.91%
75th Percentile £675 £450 £500
90th Percentile " £555 £516
Central London median daily rate £475 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% +14.91%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 429 487 834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.51% 17.03% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 333 586
10th Percentile £305 £309 £298
25th Percentile £413 £410 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £613
90th Percentile £719 £650 £681
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
10th Percentile £14.83 £16.85 £12.25
25th Percentile £17.19 £23.00 £12.44
Median hourly rate £26.25 £46.50 £24.82
Median % change year-on-year -43.55% +87.33% +32.74%
75th Percentile £29.81 £52.25 £33.75
90th Percentile £36.00 £52.70 £41.18
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £29.34 £20.91
% change year-on-year -28.42% +40.29% +11.83%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCNP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for CCNP in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CCNP in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for CCNP in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCNP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for CCNP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) GIAC
3 3 (60.00%) CEH
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (40.00%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
5 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) SSCP
5 1 (20.00%) Cryptography

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (40.00%) Technology Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) CEH
3 3 (60.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) OSCP
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
4 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (20.00%) ArcSight