Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 81 120
Rank change year-on-year -22 +39 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 60 93 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.69% 2.39% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.77% 6.38% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 43
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -5.63% +15.94%
10th Percentile £226 £301 £223
90th Percentile £525 £486 £450
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - £52.50 £37.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.30% -5.10%
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £24.25 £43.15
% change year-on-year +54.64% -43.79% -13.71%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1257 1458 1820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.41% 37.49% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 965 1082
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.23% +4.69%
10th Percentile £213 £275 £270
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Hook +11 12 £389 +7.54%
Portsmouth -7 8 £450 +56.52%
Southampton -15 8 £363 -9.38% 1
Winchester +8 4 £425 -8.11%
Fareham - 4 £363 -
Fleet +5 3 £330 -8.84%
Havant - 3 - -
Farnborough +4 2 £400 +33.22%
Basingstoke -25 1 £350 -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (81.67%) Cisco
3 34 (56.67%) Firewall
4 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
5 28 (46.67%) CheckPoint
6 27 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 25 (41.67%) LAN
8 24 (40.00%) CCNA
9 19 (31.67%) CCIE
9 19 (31.67%) OSPF
10 18 (30.00%) BGP
10 18 (30.00%) WAN
10 18 (30.00%) CCSA
10 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (26.67%) F5
12 15 (25.00%) Wireless
13 13 (21.67%) ITIL
13 13 (21.67%) CCDP
13 13 (21.67%) Juniper
13 13 (21.67%) Network Security
14 12 (20.00%) Network Design
15 10 (16.67%) CCSE
15 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 10 (16.67%) MPLS
15 10 (16.67%) FortiGate
15 10 (16.67%) Palo Alto
16 9 (15.00%) VMware NSX
16 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
16 9 (15.00%) Degree
16 9 (15.00%) Riverbed

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 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (56.67%) Firewall
2 25 (41.67%) LAN
3 19 (31.67%) OSPF
4 18 (30.00%) BGP
4 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (30.00%) WAN
5 15 (25.00%) Wireless
6 13 (21.67%) Network Security
7 10 (16.67%) MPLS
8 8 (13.33%) BIG-IP
8 8 (13.33%) VLAN
9 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (11.67%) SNMP
10 6 (10.00%) ISDN
11 5 (8.33%) 3GPP
11 5 (8.33%) ATM
11 5 (8.33%) CDMA
11 5 (8.33%) PSTN
11 5 (8.33%) UMTS
11 5 (8.33%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Build Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) CGI
2 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 5 (8.33%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.33%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Network Design
3 8 (13.33%) ITSM
3 8 (13.33%) Service Management
4 7 (11.67%) Network Management
4 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.00%) Email Filtering
6 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Data Encryption
7 2 (3.33%) Database Security
7 2 (3.33%) Information Security
7 2 (3.33%) Security Management
7 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) Python
1 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
3 27 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 24 (40.00%) CCNA
5 19 (31.67%) CCIE
6 18 (30.00%) CCSA
7 13 (21.67%) CCDP
8 10 (16.67%) CCSE
9 9 (15.00%) CCIP
9 9 (15.00%) Degree
9 9 (15.00%) JNCIE
10 8 (13.33%) HP ASE
10 8 (13.33%) JNCIA
11 7 (11.67%) CCIE Service Provider
11 7 (11.67%) CCSP
11 7 (11.67%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (11.67%) HP MASE
12 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
13 2 (3.33%) MCSE
13 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) VMware NSX
2 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) Cisco
2 28 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (26.67%) F5
4 13 (21.67%) Juniper
5 10 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
6 9 (15.00%) HP
6 9 (15.00%) Riverbed
6 9 (15.00%) VMware
7 8 (13.33%) Aruba
8 7 (11.67%) Foundry
9 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.33%) Huawei
10 5 (8.33%) Sybase
11 3 (5.00%) Citrix
11 3 (5.00%) Remedy
11 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.33%) NetApp
13 1 (1.67%) BMC
13 1 (1.67%) Red Hat