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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank - 57 62
Contract jobs citing CCNP 0 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 1.52% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.66% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £378 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.18%
CCNP
Buckinghamshire

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
151 212 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.36% 26.90% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 85
Average daily rate £401 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £195 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) CCDP
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (30.00%) DSL
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) CCSE
6 2 (20.00%) e-Health
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) CA
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) DSL
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VoIP Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) e-Health
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (10.00%) CCSA
5 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) VMware