Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 70 66
Rank change year-on-year -53 -4 +61
Contract jobs citing CCNP 51 102 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.38% 2.86% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.09% 7.76% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 69 96
Hampshire median daily rate £381 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.01% +9.33% +7.92%
10th Percentile £260 £310 £281
90th Percentile £475 £525 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.39 - £52.50
10th Percentile £17.50 - £51.25
90th Percentile £21.27 - £53.75
South East median hourly rate £19.39 £37.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year -48.31% -28.57% +31.25%

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 1,247 1,315 1,656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.65% 36.91% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 752 1,055
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £269 £258 £263
90th Percentile £566 £512 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 76 60
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% -3.57% +140.00%
10th Percentile £19.45 £16.23 £12.50
90th Percentile £54.05 £48.75 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £24.28
% change year-on-year +70.00% -17.63% +0.66%

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Hampshire

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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

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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 20 August 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 +12 10 £388 -8.82% 2
Gosport - 5 £345 -
Southampton -25 4 £346 -10.65% 1
Portsmouth -15 3 £325 -18.75%
Fareham +3 2 £354 +8.85%
Fleet - 2 - - 1
Eastleigh 0 1 - -
Hook -10 1 £313 -26.04%
Farnborough -20 1 £475 +58.33%
Winchester -24 1 £375 -11.76%
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (88.24%) Cisco
3 39 (76.47%) Firewall
4 32 (62.75%) Security Cleared
5 31 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (49.02%) OSPF
7 24 (47.06%) BGP
7 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
8 22 (43.14%) LAN
9 20 (39.22%) VPN
10 19 (37.25%) Juniper
11 18 (35.29%) WAN
11 18 (35.29%) Data Centre
12 16 (31.37%) DV Cleared
12 16 (31.37%) Wireless
13 15 (29.41%) VLAN
14 14 (27.45%) JNCIS
14 14 (27.45%) CCDP
15 13 (25.49%) DNS
15 13 (25.49%) Network Security
16 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
16 11 (21.57%) VMware
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco ISE
17 10 (19.61%) VMware NSX
17 10 (19.61%) Network Management
17 10 (19.61%) F5
18 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (17.65%) DHCP
18 9 (17.65%) Palo Alto

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (76.47%) Firewall
2 31 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (49.02%) OSPF
4 24 (47.06%) BGP
5 22 (43.14%) LAN
6 20 (39.22%) VPN
7 18 (35.29%) WAN
8 16 (31.37%) Wireless
9 15 (29.41%) VLAN
10 13 (25.49%) DNS
10 13 (25.49%) Network Security
11 11 (21.57%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (17.65%) DHCP
13 6 (11.76%) DAB
13 6 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (9.80%) BIG-IP
14 5 (9.80%) MPLS
15 3 (5.88%) TACACS
15 3 (5.88%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Architect
3 11 (21.57%) Network Architect
4 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Network Support
5 7 (13.73%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Security Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) IP Network Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) PKI
3 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Network Management
2 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (11.76%) Security Hardening
3 6 (11.76%) Web Filtering
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Change Control
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Network Design
5 3 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) High Availability
6 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.92%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Network Security Management
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.92%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (62.75%) Security Cleared
3 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 16 (31.37%) DV Cleared
5 14 (27.45%) CCDP
5 14 (27.45%) JNCIS
6 8 (15.69%) CCIE
7 6 (11.76%) CCNA
8 3 (5.88%) CCSA
9 2 (3.92%) Degree
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.92%) MCSE
9 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.96%) CCIE Security
10 1 (1.96%) CCSE
10 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.96%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.96%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware NSX
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.88%) Snort
5 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.96%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) Juniper
3 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
3 11 (21.57%) VMware
4 10 (19.61%) F5
5 9 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 8 (15.69%) Brocade
7 5 (9.80%) McAfee
7 5 (9.80%) Riverbed
8 4 (7.84%) HP
8 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.96%) Aruba
11 1 (1.96%) Capita
11 1 (1.96%) Citrix
11 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.96%) SAP