Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 30 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +22
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.38% 2.86% 4.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.46% 15.00% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 20
Slough median daily rate £300 £292 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -2.58% -18.92%
10th Percentile £229 £243 £204
90th Percentile £445 £371 £350
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £398 £304
% change year-on-year -24.53% +30.86% -2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -61.43% -22.22% -23.73%

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 52 60 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.69% 19.05% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 70
Slough median daily rate £400 £360 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +6.27% -7.19%
10th Percentile £286 £263 £204
90th Percentile £631 £450 £511
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Slough median hourly rate £29.25 £38.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.03% +129.85% -12.99%
10th Percentile £19.80 £36.75 £9.38
90th Percentile £39.10 £40.25 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Slough

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Slough

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Slough over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Slough region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
6 1 (14.29%) HSRP

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) RSVP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) CCA
4 1 (14.29%) CCAA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) PowerCLI
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Canon
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 1 (14.29%) Lumension
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Polycom
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Wonderware