Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 69 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -25 +29
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.88% 1.73% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.51% 4.56% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 26
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -17.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £295 £312 £309
90th Percentile £389 £588 £500
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £384
% change year-on-year - -15.31% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year - -17.53% +100.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 438 482 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.21% 37.80% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 348 339
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £230
90th Percentile £591 £576 £550
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.56% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £41.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +7.19% +125.00%
10th Percentile £20.95 £23.45 £13.90
90th Percentile £39.25 £47.50 £45.93
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

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 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 20 November 2017. 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
Swindon -2 5 £325 -10.34%
Salisbury -5 1 - -
CCNP
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (27.27%) NX-OS
6 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
6 3 (27.27%) Opsview
7 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (18.18%) ProxySG

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) NX-OS
4 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
5 2 (18.18%) TACACS
6 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 1 (9.09%) Broadband
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (27.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
3 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Nokia
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Radware
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL