Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 72 71
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNP 13 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.05% 0.57% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.63% 3.77% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Oxford median daily rate £390 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +12.00% -3.10%
10th Percentile £305 £332 £275
90th Percentile £414 £403 £405
Oxfordshire median daily rate £393 £365 £310
% change year-on-year +7.53% +17.74% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 63 106 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.95% 15.08% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 88 87
Oxford median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £342 £248 £194
90th Percentile £600 £525 £510
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Oxford median hourly rate £22.93 £17.77 £21.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.04% -16.13% -61.48%
10th Percentile £17.78 £17.46 £15.62
90th Percentile £35.28 £31.45 £27.41
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% -21.02% -

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 17 October 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 Oxford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 4 (30.77%) Network Design
7 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (23.08%) Network Security
8 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
8 3 (23.08%) Wireless
9 2 (15.38%) Publishing
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (7.69%) CCIE Wireless
10 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (7.69%) LDAP
10 1 (7.69%) PaaS
10 1 (7.69%) F5
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
10 1 (7.69%) Meraki
10 1 (7.69%) OSPF
10 1 (7.69%) Sophos

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) MGCP
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE Wireless
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Meraki
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos