Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 107 98
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 22 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 1.27% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.39% 5.00% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £510 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +27.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £350 £346 £337
90th Percentile £477 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.30% +8.07% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £57.50 -
South East median hourly rate £19.39 £37.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year -48.31% -28.57% +31.25%

CCNP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 501 560 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.19% 25.33% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 322 331
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £381 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -4.76% +8.39%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £235
90th Percentile £505 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +24.14% -66.08%
10th Percentile £11.10 £12.50 £10.24
90th Percentile £51.70 £50.15 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £24.28
% change year-on-year +75.00% -17.63% +0.66%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Buckinghamshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 11 £439 -15.22% 2
Buckingham - 2 £475 -
Aylesbury - 1 £450 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 - -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 13 (59.09%) BGP
5 12 (54.55%) ITIL V3
5 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) Palo Alto
6 11 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (50.00%) F5
6 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (45.45%) IPsec
8 9 (40.91%) Wireless
8 9 (40.91%) BIG-IP
8 9 (40.91%) Juniper
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
9 8 (36.36%) LAN
10 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
10 7 (31.82%) CCNA
10 7 (31.82%) OSPF
10 7 (31.82%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (31.82%) Network Virtualisation
11 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (27.27%) CISM

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) BGP
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (45.45%) IPsec
5 9 (40.91%) BIG-IP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco ISE
5 9 (40.91%) Wireless
6 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
8 6 (27.27%) ICMP
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) SSL
10 4 (18.18%) Internet
10 4 (18.18%) Telepresence
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (13.64%) MPLS
11 3 (13.64%) VPN
12 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
6 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (4.55%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL V3
3 11 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (31.82%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (31.82%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Network Management
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
8 3 (13.64%) Migration
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (4.55%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 6 (27.27%) CISM
5 6 (27.27%) CISMP
5 6 (27.27%) CISSP
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) CCIP
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 11 (50.00%) F5
4 9 (40.91%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) Aruba
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
6 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Meraki
7 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow