Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 84 152
Rank change year-on-year 0 +68 -53
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.54% 0.87% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 2.27% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +46.43% +19.05%
10th Percentile £463 £331 £280
90th Percentile £488 £750 £400
North East median daily rate £325 £513 £350
% change year-on-year -36.59% +46.43% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.00
North East median hourly rate - - £28.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 273 352 1,224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.61% 38.18% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 276 874
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +12.31% -9.72%
10th Percentile £286 £266 £220
90th Percentile £588 £532 £488
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £328
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.92% -12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 81
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.49 £34.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.44% +21.43% +9.80%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £29.90 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.61 £34.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -59.97% +21.43% +33.33%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Tyne and Wear

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Tyne and Wear

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Tyne and Wear

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Sunderland +2 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 2 £475 -7.32% 5
CCNP
North East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (60.00%) TrustSec
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) HP SIM

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) MVS
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) VME
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (60.00%) TrustSec
2 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle