Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 52 60
Rank change year-on-year -64 +8 +69
Contract jobs citing CCNP 57 131 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.49% 3.69% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% 9.29% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 98 94
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £317 £296 £263
90th Percentile £588 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £407 £406 £355
% change year-on-year +0.12% +14.45% +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -22.86% -53.33% -6.25%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,356 1,410 1,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.44% 39.75% 40.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 878 1,034
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £260 £280 £261
90th Percentile £540 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 95 54
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.46 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% -22.22% +178.47%
10th Percentile £19.68 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.50 £58.38
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year +44.19% -34.35% +45.56%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Hampshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Hampshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Hampshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Hampshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Basingstoke -13 16 £363 -14.76% 2
Southampton -12 4 £418 +7.74% 1
Farnborough -11 3 £575 +91.67% 1
Gosport - 3 £345 -
Fleet -4 2 - -
Hook -10 2 - -
Fareham -10 2 £354 +1.07%
Winchester -13 2 £375 -11.76% 1
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (85.96%) Cisco
3 41 (71.93%) Firewall
4 38 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 34 (59.65%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (49.12%) BGP
7 27 (47.37%) OSPF
7 27 (47.37%) SC Cleared
8 24 (42.11%) Juniper
8 24 (42.11%) CCDP
9 23 (40.35%) VPN
10 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
11 21 (36.84%) VLAN
12 20 (35.09%) JNCIS
13 19 (33.33%) VMware
13 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared
14 17 (29.82%) LAN
15 16 (28.07%) WAN
15 16 (28.07%) Brocade
15 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (28.07%) VMware NSX
16 15 (26.32%) Network Management
17 14 (24.56%) DNS
18 13 (22.81%) DHCP
18 13 (22.81%) Wireless
19 12 (21.05%) Migration
19 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
19 12 (21.05%) F5
20 11 (19.30%) Network Security
21 10 (17.54%) CCIE

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (71.93%) Firewall
2 34 (59.65%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (49.12%) BGP
4 27 (47.37%) OSPF
5 23 (40.35%) VPN
6 21 (36.84%) VLAN
7 17 (29.82%) LAN
8 16 (28.07%) WAN
9 14 (24.56%) DNS
10 13 (22.81%) DHCP
10 13 (22.81%) Wireless
11 11 (19.30%) Network Security
12 10 (17.54%) DAB
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco ISE
15 5 (8.77%) MPLS
15 5 (8.77%) Software-Defined Networking
16 3 (5.26%) BIG-IP
16 3 (5.26%) DWDM
16 3 (5.26%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Network Engineer
2 20 (35.09%) Architect
3 19 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Support
8 4 (7.02%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.51%) Lync Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) CGI
1 1 (1.75%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) PKI
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
3 2 (3.51%) Windows NT
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Network Management
2 12 (21.05%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Project Management
4 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) Network Design
5 6 (10.53%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.02%) Security Hardening
7 4 (7.02%) Web Filtering
8 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.26%) High Availability
8 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 27 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 24 (42.11%) CCDP
5 20 (35.09%) JNCIS
6 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 10 (17.54%) CCIE
7 10 (17.54%) CCNA
8 4 (7.02%) CCSA
9 3 (5.26%) Degree
10 2 (3.51%) CCSE
10 2 (3.51%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) CISM
10 2 (3.51%) CISSP
10 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.75%) CCSP
11 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.75%) MCSE
11 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (28.07%) VMware NSX
2 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Ansible
1 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Cisco
2 24 (42.11%) Juniper
3 19 (33.33%) VMware
4 16 (28.07%) Brocade
5 12 (21.05%) F5
6 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.53%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.26%) McAfee
10 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.51%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.51%) HP
11 2 (3.51%) Huawei
11 2 (3.51%) SAP
11 2 (3.51%) Sybase
12 1 (1.75%) Citrix
12 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.75%) IBM
12 1 (1.75%) Intel