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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 57 96
Rank change year-on-year +12 +39  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 63 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.59% 2.85% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.22% 6.64% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 16
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.30% -2.50%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 683 844 791
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 38.87% 43.00% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 504 488
Median daily rate £415 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% +5.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +133.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £17.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing CCNP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Hampshire

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -3 11 £388 +3.33% 3
Winchester - 10 £425 - 1
Basingstoke -2 9 £425 +93.18%
Hook +12 6 £455 -
Portsmouth -5 4 £400 +39.13% 2
Farnborough +2 3 £300 - 1
Havant - 3 - -
Fareham -1 1 - -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (94.21%) Cisco
3 86 (71.07%) Firewall
4 85 (70.25%) Security Cleared
5 77 (63.64%) SC Cleared
6 53 (43.80%) WAN
6 53 (43.80%) CheckPoint
7 52 (42.98%) LAN
8 47 (38.84%) F5
9 46 (38.02%) CCDP
10 43 (35.54%) Wireless
11 32 (26.45%) OSPF
12 31 (25.62%) BGP
12 31 (25.62%) Juniper
12 31 (25.62%) ITIL
12 31 (25.62%) CCIE
12 31 (25.62%) CCSA
12 31 (25.62%) Network Design
13 30 (24.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (24.79%) Riverbed
14 29 (23.97%) Telecoms
14 29 (23.97%) HP
15 28 (23.14%) Fortinet
16 27 (22.31%) CCSE
17 26 (21.49%) MPLS
17 26 (21.49%) CCIP
17 26 (21.49%) Degree
17 26 (21.49%) FortiGate
18 25 (20.66%) Aruba
18 25 (20.66%) BIG-IP

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 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (71.07%) Firewall
2 53 (43.80%) WAN
3 52 (42.98%) LAN
4 43 (35.54%) Wireless
5 32 (26.45%) OSPF
6 31 (25.62%) BGP
7 30 (24.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (21.49%) MPLS
9 25 (20.66%) BIG-IP
10 23 (19.01%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (14.88%) VPN
12 16 (13.22%) Network Security
13 15 (12.40%) IPsec
13 15 (12.40%) VoIP
14 14 (11.57%) VLAN
15 8 (6.61%) DAB
16 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
17 6 (4.96%) DNS
17 6 (4.96%) SNMP
17 6 (4.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (1.65%) StarTeam
General
1 29 (23.97%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.48%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
3 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (57.02%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (10.74%) Integration Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Architect
5 10 (8.26%) Design Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Network Design Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Consultant
6 9 (7.44%) Network Architect
6 9 (7.44%) Network Integration Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Network Support
6 9 (7.44%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Network Consultant
7 7 (5.79%) Security Consultant
7 7 (5.79%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Virtualisation Architect
9 5 (4.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.31%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.65%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.83%) e-Health
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.48%) Windows
1 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
1 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) ITIL
1 31 (25.62%) Network Design
2 25 (20.66%) Service Management
3 24 (19.83%) ITSM
4 14 (11.57%) Integration Testing
5 13 (10.74%) Network Management
6 7 (5.79%) Information Security
7 6 (4.96%) ISMS
8 5 (4.13%) Migration
9 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.31%) Information Security Management
9 4 (3.31%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.31%) Security Management
10 3 (2.48%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.65%) Change Management
11 2 (1.65%) Data Encryption
11 2 (1.65%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.65%) Line Management
11 2 (1.65%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (70.25%) Security Cleared
3 77 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 46 (38.02%) CCDP
5 31 (25.62%) CCIE
5 31 (25.62%) CCSA
6 27 (22.31%) CCSE
7 26 (21.49%) CCIP
7 26 (21.49%) Degree
8 25 (20.66%) JNCIA
8 25 (20.66%) JNCIE
9 21 (17.36%) HP ASE
9 21 (17.36%) HP MASE
10 20 (16.53%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (14.88%) CCNA
12 10 (8.26%) CCSP
13 9 (7.44%) DV Cleared
14 6 (4.96%) CISM
14 6 (4.96%) CISSP
15 4 (3.31%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.65%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.65%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (21.49%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.31%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.83%) Netcool
Vendors
1 114 (94.21%) Cisco
2 53 (43.80%) CheckPoint
3 47 (38.84%) F5
4 31 (25.62%) Juniper
5 30 (24.79%) Riverbed
6 29 (23.97%) HP
7 28 (23.14%) Fortinet
8 25 (20.66%) Aruba
9 12 (9.92%) Palo Alto
9 12 (9.92%) VMware
10 4 (3.31%) Foundry
11 2 (1.65%) Arista
11 2 (1.65%) BT
11 2 (1.65%) Citrix
11 2 (1.65%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.65%) NetApp
11 2 (1.65%) Remedy
12 1 (0.83%) Arqiva
12 1 (0.83%) BMC
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