Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 September 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 58 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.22% 1.49% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 7.97% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £430 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.07% +32.31% +14.04%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £302
90th Percentile £455 £455 £369
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +6.06% +17.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £45.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 131 138 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.54% 18.65% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 85 135
South Yorkshire median daily rate £421 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.39% +12.50% +16.28%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £289
90th Percentile £568 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.03% +1.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £9.38 £15.40 £14.00
90th Percentile £25.70 £45.25 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -13.90%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Sheffield +2 8 £450 +5.88% 1
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) LAN
4 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
5 7 (63.64%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
6 5 (45.45%) Network Security
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (18.18%) Aruba
8 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
8 2 (18.18%) FCoE
8 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (18.18%) Meraki
8 2 (18.18%) Skype
8 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Operations
8 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) IPsec
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) FCoE
5 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 2 (18.18%) Skype
5 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Security Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Operations
1 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) Meraki
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds