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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 33 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 29 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.39% 0.14% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.58% 0.67% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £378
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +25.00%

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
274 150 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 41.52% 21.13% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 94 121
Median daily rate £425 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (97.73%) Cisco
3 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
4 27 (61.36%) SC Cleared
5 24 (54.55%) Firewall
6 22 (50.00%) WAN
7 20 (45.45%) VPN
7 20 (45.45%) CCNA
7 20 (45.45%) LAN
7 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (43.18%) F5
9 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
10 14 (31.82%) ITIL
11 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (25.00%) Juniper
12 11 (25.00%) Network Security
13 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
13 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
13 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
13 10 (22.73%) Windows
13 10 (22.73%) MCSA
13 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.45%) CheckPoint
14 9 (20.45%) BGP
15 8 (18.18%) OSPF
15 8 (18.18%) Change Management
15 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
16 7 (15.91%) FCoE

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 22 (50.00%) WAN
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (45.45%) LAN
3 20 (45.45%) VPN
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (25.00%) Network Security
6 9 (20.45%) BGP
7 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (18.18%) OSPF
8 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.91%) FCoE
8 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (13.64%) DHCP
9 6 (13.64%) DNS
10 5 (11.36%) MPLS
10 5 (11.36%) VoIP
10 5 (11.36%) Wireless
11 4 (9.09%) IPsec
11 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Network Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) BYOD
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
1 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.18%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.09%) Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) Change Control
8 1 (2.27%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.27%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.27%) High Availability
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
8 1 (2.27%) Presales
8 1 (2.27%) Service Design
8 1 (2.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
3 27 (61.36%) SC Cleared
4 20 (45.45%) CCNA
5 10 (22.73%) MCSA
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (13.64%) CCIE
6 6 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (9.09%) CCSA
7 4 (9.09%) CCSE
8 1 (2.27%) CCDA
8 1 (2.27%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) CCVP
8 1 (2.27%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.36%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
2 5 (11.36%) UAG
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) F5
3 11 (25.00%) Juniper
4 9 (20.45%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
5 6 (13.64%) VMware
6 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.36%) Nokia
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix
7 4 (9.09%) Remedy
8 3 (6.82%) Aruba
9 2 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (4.55%) Brocade
9 2 (4.55%) Computacenter
9 2 (4.55%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.27%) Riverbed