Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 74 74
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 -18
Contract jobs citing CCNP 23 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.24% 0.83% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 2.49% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -29.03% -8.82%
10th Percentile £361 £220 £270
90th Percentile £495 £350 £588
South West median daily rate £380 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +16.92% +8.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +42.86% -39.46%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 703 362 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 37.92% 33.27% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 219 353
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £230
90th Percentile £625 £630 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 24
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £29.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.68% -24.03% +6.21%
10th Percentile £35.00 £21.05 £28.78
90th Percentile £49.95 £39.13 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.14% -11.49% -5.13%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Wiltshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Corsham - 11 £420 - 1
Swindon -10 10 £380 - 3
Salisbury - 2 £475 -
CCNP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 13 (56.52%) OSPF
5 12 (52.17%) BGP
5 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) CCIE
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (39.13%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
8 8 (34.78%) VoIP
8 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (34.78%) vCenter Server
9 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
9 7 (30.43%) Confluence
9 7 (30.43%) JIRA
9 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
9 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) Network Design
10 6 (26.09%) Wireless
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) VPN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (30.43%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) OSPF
3 12 (52.17%) BGP
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (34.78%) VoIP
5 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) Wireless
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (21.74%) FCoE
6 5 (21.74%) IPsec
6 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) VPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (17.39%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Network Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Network Design Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Network Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Network Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infoblox Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Virtualisation
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Network Design
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) NsoIT
7 3 (13.04%) Information Security
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
9 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) High Availability
9 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) System Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) CCIE
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
4 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CCSA
5 2 (8.70%) CCSE
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) CCMSE
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (13.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) vCenter Server
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (17.39%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (13.04%) SCCM
4 3 (13.04%) SCOM
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
5 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
6 4 (17.39%) F5
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.70%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
9 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.35%) CA
9 1 (4.35%) EMC
9 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.35%) IBM
9 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
9 1 (4.35%) Meraki
9 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat