Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 66 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 0.75% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.04% 5.56% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Oxford median daily rate £425 £350 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -15.92% +19.35%
10th Percentile £316 £296 £308
90th Percentile £438 £375 £504
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £313 £425
% change year-on-year +36.00% -26.47% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 71 90 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 10.22% 13.51% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 68 132
Oxford median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £210 £163 £130
90th Percentile £500 £541 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 £18.72 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.54% -65.97% +197.30%
10th Percentile £20.25 £15.74 £18.50
90th Percentile £42.15 £22.60 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £21.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year -4.18% -41.38% +94.67%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Oxford

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNP in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Oxford

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Legal

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds