The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 69 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.74% 1.62% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 6.79% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £413 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £278 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £364
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
CCNP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
225 280 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.78% 23.85% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 147 209
Median daily rate £425 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £259 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 23
Median hourly rate £17.00 £42.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +169.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £19.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £56.60 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Buckinghamshire region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 4 £463 +2.77%
Marlow - 1 - -
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) BGP
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) Migration
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
8 5 (31.25%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (31.25%) DMVPN
8 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) OSPF
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS
10 3 (18.75%) CCIE
10 3 (18.75%) VPN
10 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (12.50%) HSRP
11 2 (12.50%) iptables
11 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
11 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
11 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
11 2 (12.50%) DNS
11 2 (12.50%) Linux
11 2 (12.50%) GLP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (68.75%) BGP
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) DMVPN
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (18.75%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) HSRP
9 1 (6.25%) Internet
9 1 (6.25%) IPsec
9 1 (6.25%) Network Security
9 1 (6.25%) TACACS
9 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (6.25%) CCVP
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GLP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto