Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 68 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.10% 1.12% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.55% 5.49% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £430 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +37.05% +6.81%
10th Percentile £406 £378 £210
90th Percentile £455 £474 £369
Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +6.47% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - -

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 168 164 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.87% 20.32% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 95 120
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% +18.46%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £262
90th Percentile £575 £590 £578
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +8.33% -16.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.86% +14.75% -15.28%

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 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 17 July 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 +1 8 £453 +4.02% 1
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
5 5 (45.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) IPsec
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
8 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (18.18%) OSPF
8 2 (18.18%) H.323

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
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) FTP
6 2 (18.18%) H.323
6 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) SMTP
6 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) WLAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
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%) Data Centre
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%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
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%) Migration
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 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Aruba
5 2 (18.18%) Meraki
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) VMware