Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 78 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 3.83% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Glasgow median daily rate - £365 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.89% +65.14%
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £376
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.85% +29.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.71% - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 191 209 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.71% 18.61% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 118 138
Glasgow median daily rate £353 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £231 £218 £159
90th Percentile £466 £447 £470
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +36.66% +59.07%
10th Percentile £15.39 £33.10 £12.75
90th Percentile £32.16 £41.90 £54.75
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £38.50 £27.44
% change year-on-year -27.27% +40.31% +50.36%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Glasgow

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Glasgow

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Law
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) SAN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam