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 26 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 70 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNP 20 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.68% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.99% 2.55% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
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£413 £469 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +70.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +17.64%
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
286 353 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.09% 28.42% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 205 113
Average daily rate £395 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 6
Average hourly rate £41.25 £15.75 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% +5.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.47 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £29.60 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 16 £450 +2.85% 4
CCNP
South East

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNA
3 18 (66.67%) LAN
3 18 (66.67%) WAN
4 15 (55.56%) F5
5 14 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
6 12 (44.44%) Firewall
6 12 (44.44%) Wireless
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (40.74%) VPN
7 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
7 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
8 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
9 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (29.63%) WLAN
10 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
10 8 (29.63%) OSPF
11 7 (25.93%) BGP
11 7 (25.93%) Juniper
11 7 (25.93%) MPLS
11 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
11 7 (25.93%) VRRP
11 7 (25.93%) SSL
11 7 (25.93%) ITIL
11 7 (25.93%) PKI
11 7 (25.93%) HSRP
11 7 (25.93%) Network Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CCNP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) LAN
1 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (29.63%) WLAN
6 8 (29.63%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) SSL
7 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) VRRP
7 7 (25.93%) HSRP
8 6 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
8 6 (22.22%) Unified Communications
8 6 (22.22%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) PKI
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) e-Health
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.70%) Tandem
5 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.93%) Network Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Validation
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Application Performance Management
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
5 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
6 3 (11.11%) Fault Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNA
3 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
4 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) CCIP
7 5 (18.52%) CCDP
8 4 (14.81%) CCSE
9 3 (11.11%) CCIE
10 2 (7.41%) CCSA
10 2 (7.41%) Degree
11 1 (3.70%) VCAP
11 1 (3.70%) CCIA
11 1 (3.70%) MCP
11 1 (3.70%) MCSE
11 1 (3.70%) CCA
11 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (3.70%) CCEA
11 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) F5
3 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 6 (22.22%) Citrix
5 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
8 2 (7.41%) NetScout
8 2 (7.41%) IronPort
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) CA
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) Lotus
9 1 (3.70%) McAfee
9 1 (3.70%) ION Trading