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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 66 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.49% 0.13% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 0.79% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£338 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% -32.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -13.08%
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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
229 127 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.17% 17.02% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 72 80
Average daily rate £338 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £128 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -32.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £28.42 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) CCSA
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Network Management
5 4 (36.36%) F5
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) CCDP
7 2 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) B2B
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
7 2 (18.18%) DMVPN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) B2B
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) CCSA
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCIP
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft