Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 23 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 +9
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.68% 6.60% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.60% 25.00% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 14
Southampton median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £314 £363 £328
90th Percentile £447 £438 £474
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.06% +14.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £37.96
Hampshire median hourly rate - £52.50 £37.96
% change year-on-year - +38.30% -5.10%

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 Southampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Southampton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 136 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 19.58% 26.41% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 98 172
Southampton median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £179 £221 £301
90th Percentile £525 £500 £437
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 13
Southampton median hourly rate £44.12 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +252.92% -28.57% -32.69%
10th Percentile £30.55 £11.28 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.89 £25.50 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +55.56%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Southampton

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Southampton

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Southampton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) CCDP
4 4 (50.00%) CCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) CCIE
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Encryption
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCDP
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) CCDE
5 1 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy