The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 55 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing CCNP 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.75% 0.89% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.60% 2.92% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
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£450 £438 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +75.00%
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 £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
212 274 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.50% 30.44% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 169 80
Average daily rate £400 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £18.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -19.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNA
3 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 14 (60.87%) WAN
3 14 (60.87%) F5
4 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) Wireless
6 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
6 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) VPN
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Network Management
7 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
9 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (17.39%) Application Performance Management
10 4 (17.39%) Network Security
10 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
10 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
10 4 (17.39%) CCSE
10 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
10 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (8.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) Wireless
4 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (30.43%) VPN
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
7 4 (17.39%) OSPF
7 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 4 (17.39%) WLAN
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 3 (13.04%) SSL
8 3 (13.04%) PBX
8 3 (13.04%) VRRP
8 3 (13.04%) BGP
8 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
8 3 (13.04%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) e-Health
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
1 7 (30.43%) Network Management
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Application Performance Management
3 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Fault Management
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNA
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) CCSE
5 4 (17.39%) CCDP
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) CCSA
6 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 2 (8.70%) CCIP
7 1 (4.35%) CCDA
7 1 (4.35%) MCP
7 1 (4.35%) MCSE
7 1 (4.35%) CCA
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.35%) CCEA
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) TickIT
2 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Snort
2 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) F5
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
5 4 (17.39%) Juniper
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) NetScout
7 2 (8.70%) IronPort
7 2 (8.70%) Computacenter
7 2 (8.70%) CA
7 2 (8.70%) Nokia
7 2 (8.70%) Lotus
7 2 (8.70%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) McAfee
8 1 (4.35%) ION Trading