Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 101 82
Rank change year-on-year -24 -19 +47
Contract jobs citing CCNP 55 59 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.47% 1.64% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 4.63% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 73
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £252 £300
90th Percentile £450 £525 £485
South East median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
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 £24.25
% change year-on-year -48.31% +54.64% -41.27%

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 1,249 1,274 1,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.29% 35.50% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 724 956
Hampshire median daily rate £418 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.03% -0.63% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £211 £275
90th Percentile £587 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 60 77
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £18.25 £19.34 £12.50
90th Percentile £62.59 £50.08 £53.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £27.50
% change year-on-year +55.70% -6.58% -5.17%

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

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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 6 months to 15 November 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 15 November 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
Gosport - 9 £388 - 4
Fareham -1 8 £400 +8.47% 2
Hook 0 6 £368 -5.47%
Basingstoke +14 5 £394 +12.50% 5
Southampton -18 5 £315 -14.58% 2
Portsmouth -23 5 £325 -23.53% 2
Fleet -20 3 £410 +24.24%
Farnborough -12 1 £388 -3.13% 1
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (94.55%) Cisco
3 39 (70.91%) Firewall
4 28 (50.91%) Security Cleared
5 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
5 24 (43.64%) LAN
6 23 (41.82%) WAN
6 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (38.18%) OSPF
8 19 (34.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (30.91%) BGP
9 17 (30.91%) CheckPoint
9 17 (30.91%) Wireless
10 16 (29.09%) VPN
11 15 (27.27%) F5
11 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 13 (23.64%) Network Security
13 12 (21.82%) Juniper
13 12 (21.82%) SolarWinds
14 10 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
14 10 (18.18%) MPLS
14 10 (18.18%) DNS
14 10 (18.18%) ITIL
14 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared
14 10 (18.18%) BIG-IP
15 9 (16.36%) VMware
15 9 (16.36%) McAfee
15 9 (16.36%) Riverbed
15 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (16.36%) Cisco Firepower

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 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 39 (70.91%) Firewall
2 24 (43.64%) LAN
3 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (41.82%) WAN
4 21 (38.18%) OSPF
5 19 (34.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (30.91%) BGP
6 17 (30.91%) Wireless
7 16 (29.09%) VPN
8 13 (23.64%) Network Security
9 10 (18.18%) BIG-IP
9 10 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (18.18%) DNS
9 10 (18.18%) MPLS
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (12.73%) DHCP
11 7 (12.73%) EIGRP
12 6 (10.91%) SSL
12 6 (10.91%) VoIP
12 6 (10.91%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Network Support
2 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Juniper Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Network Integration Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Network Technician
10 1 (1.82%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (9.09%) DevOps
3 5 (9.09%) Network Management
3 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.27%) Validation
5 3 (5.45%) Change Control
5 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) Network Design
5 3 (5.45%) Security Hardening
5 3 (5.45%) Server Management
5 3 (5.45%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.64%) SIEM
6 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (50.91%) Security Cleared
3 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (14.55%) CCNA
6 4 (7.27%) CCIE
6 4 (7.27%) CCSA
7 3 (5.45%) CCENT
8 2 (3.64%) CCDP
8 2 (3.64%) Degree
8 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.64%) MCSE
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.82%) CISA
9 1 (1.82%) CISM
9 1 (1.82%) CISSP
9 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.27%) VMware NSX
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 52 (94.55%) Cisco
2 17 (30.91%) CheckPoint
3 15 (27.27%) F5
4 12 (21.82%) Juniper
4 12 (21.82%) SolarWinds
5 9 (16.36%) McAfee
5 9 (16.36%) Riverbed
5 9 (16.36%) VMware
6 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.45%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.45%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Aruba
8 2 (3.64%) BT
8 2 (3.64%) Dell
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.82%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.82%) Meraki
9 1 (1.82%) Splunk