Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 123 124
Rank change year-on-year -29 +1 +45
Contract jobs citing CCNP 58 65 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 1.33% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% 6.85% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 63
East of England median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% +1.45%
10th Percentile £172 £221 £225
90th Percentile £550 £485 £473
England median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.76% -
10th Percentile £19.26 £22.05 £21.08
90th Percentile £38.75 £29.15 £56.03
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +23.97%

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 East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 994 949 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.30% 19.46% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 543 551
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £182 £205 £213
90th Percentile £560 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 98 150
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.61 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.81% +28.42% +7.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.06 £10.73
90th Percentile £46.65 £47.15 £49.78
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCNP in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +4 34 £378 +17.97% 4
Bedfordshire -20 9 £393 +18.94% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 6 £263 +34.62% 2
Essex -22 6 £149 -39.90%
Suffolk +9 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £350 - 1
CCNP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (86.21%) Cisco
3 31 (53.45%) Firewall
4 30 (51.72%) LAN
5 24 (41.38%) Juniper
6 21 (36.21%) WAN
7 20 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (34.48%) Data Centre
8 19 (32.76%) CCNA
8 19 (32.76%) CCIE
9 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
11 14 (24.14%) F5
11 14 (24.14%) Network Security
11 14 (24.14%) Wireless
12 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
13 12 (20.69%) VPN
13 12 (20.69%) Migration
14 11 (18.97%) Blue Coat
15 10 (17.24%) CCSE
15 10 (17.24%) VMware
15 10 (17.24%) ITIL
15 10 (17.24%) Citrix
16 9 (15.52%) OSPF
16 9 (15.52%) BGP
16 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (15.52%) Change Control
17 8 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (13.79%) Degree
17 8 (13.79%) Network Design

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (8.62%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (53.45%) Firewall
2 30 (51.72%) LAN
3 21 (36.21%) WAN
4 20 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (24.14%) Network Security
5 14 (24.14%) Wireless
6 12 (20.69%) VPN
7 9 (15.52%) BGP
7 9 (15.52%) OSPF
8 8 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (13.79%) TACACS
9 7 (12.07%) WLAN
10 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
11 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (8.62%) DHCP
11 5 (8.62%) DNS
11 5 (8.62%) VLAN
11 5 (8.62%) VoIP
11 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Local Government
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Consultant
3 7 (12.07%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Network Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.90%) Network Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Support
6 3 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) NHS
3 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) PDA
4 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Handset
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Solaris
2 2 (3.45%) Unix
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Migration
2 10 (17.24%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Change Control
4 8 (13.79%) Network Design
5 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) Service Design
7 4 (6.90%) Fault Management
7 4 (6.90%) High Availability
7 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.90%) Network Management
7 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.17%) CMMI
8 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL V2
8 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.76%) CCIE
2 19 (32.76%) CCNA
3 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
5 10 (17.24%) CCSE
6 8 (13.79%) CCSA
6 8 (13.79%) Degree
7 7 (12.07%) CCDP
7 7 (12.07%) CISSP
8 6 (10.34%) MCSA
8 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (8.62%) CISM
9 5 (8.62%) JNCIP
9 5 (8.62%) JNCIS
10 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
11 3 (5.17%) CCIP
12 2 (3.45%) MCP
12 2 (3.45%) MCSE
12 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) GPG13
4 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.45%) DameWare
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (86.21%) Cisco
2 24 (41.38%) Juniper
3 14 (24.14%) F5
4 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
5 11 (18.97%) Blue Coat
6 10 (17.24%) Citrix
6 10 (17.24%) VMware
7 8 (13.79%) Nokia
8 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.34%) Palo Alto
9 5 (8.62%) Brocade
9 5 (8.62%) Computacenter
10 4 (6.90%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.90%) HP
11 3 (5.17%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (5.17%) Fortinet
11 3 (5.17%) McAfee
11 3 (5.17%) Remedy
11 3 (5.17%) Sourcefire
11 3 (5.17%) Symantec