Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 81 70
Rank change year-on-year -28 -11 +57
Contract jobs citing CCNP 52 92 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.43% 2.50% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 6.37% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 71 96
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £287 £288 £242
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £352
% change year-on-year -3.13% +13.64% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £37.96
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £40.23
% change year-on-year -22.86% -56.50% -19.54%

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 1,269 1,445 1,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.86% 39.20% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 953 1,065
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.31%
10th Percentile £228 £285 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £528
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 99 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +165.63%
10th Percentile £16.92 £12.50 £12.95
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -16 10 £350 -22.22% 2
Fleet +5 5 £330 -8.84% 2
Southampton +4 5 £350 -17.65% 3
Hook -6 5 £220 -47.93%
Winchester +3 3 £525 +20.00%
Farnborough +2 3 £575 -
Fareham -2 3 £363 +3.57%
Portsmouth -2 2 - -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (80.77%) Cisco
3 29 (55.77%) Firewall
4 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
5 19 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (36.54%) OSPF
6 18 (34.62%) BGP
6 18 (34.62%) Juniper
7 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
8 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 16 (30.77%) CCNA
9 15 (28.85%) CCDP
9 15 (28.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (26.92%) VPN
11 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 12 (23.08%) VMware
12 12 (23.08%) LAN
12 12 (23.08%) WAN
12 12 (23.08%) Network Management
12 12 (23.08%) F5
12 12 (23.08%) Network Security
13 11 (21.15%) Wireless
14 10 (19.23%) JNCIS
14 10 (19.23%) ITIL
14 10 (19.23%) Brocade
14 10 (19.23%) VMware NSX
15 9 (17.31%) VLAN
15 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (17.31%) DNS
15 9 (17.31%) DHCP

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 (3.85%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 2 (3.85%) PaaS
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
2 19 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (36.54%) OSPF
3 18 (34.62%) BGP
4 15 (28.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (26.92%) VPN
6 12 (23.08%) LAN
6 12 (23.08%) Network Security
6 12 (23.08%) WAN
7 11 (21.15%) Wireless
8 9 (17.31%) DHCP
8 9 (17.31%) DNS
8 9 (17.31%) VLAN
9 7 (13.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (11.54%) DAB
10 6 (11.54%) MPLS
11 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (7.69%) VoLTE
12 4 (7.69%) VoWiFi
12 4 (7.69%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Architect
2 13 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Security Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Lync Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) CGI
2 1 (1.92%) Core Data
2 1 (1.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 4 (7.69%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Network Management
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 9 (17.31%) Network Design
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) DevOps
6 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (5.77%) Business Development
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Email Filtering
8 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
4 16 (30.77%) CCNA
5 15 (28.85%) CCDP
6 10 (19.23%) JNCIS
7 9 (17.31%) CCSA
8 8 (15.38%) CCIE
9 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.77%) CCIE Service Provider
10 3 (5.77%) CCSP
10 3 (5.77%) Degree
11 2 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) CISM
11 2 (3.85%) CISSP
11 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.92%) CCDE
12 1 (1.92%) CCIE Security
12 1 (1.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware NSX
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Cisco
2 18 (34.62%) Juniper
3 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (23.08%) F5
4 12 (23.08%) VMware
5 10 (19.23%) Brocade
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.69%) Huawei
7 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.69%) Sybase
8 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.85%) Foundry
9 2 (3.85%) HP
9 2 (3.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.92%) Citrix
10 1 (1.92%) Dell
10 1 (1.92%) Intel
10 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.92%) SAP