Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 107 65
Rank change year-on-year +25 -42 +35
Contract jobs citing CCNP 16 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.29% 0.74% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.16% 3.14% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +41.67%
10th Percentile £370 £381 £292
90th Percentile £465 £450 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £57.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £57.50 -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 385 414 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.12% 23.47% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 252 317
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.78%
10th Percentile £215 £218 £213
90th Percentile £550 £512 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.77 £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +52.17% -30.30%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.41 £10.44
90th Percentile £29.70 £51.00 £44.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -8.70% -14.81%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) CCNA
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
5 11 (68.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (68.75%) F5
5 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
5 11 (68.75%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (68.75%) LAN
5 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
5 11 (68.75%) Juniper
5 11 (68.75%) BGP
5 11 (68.75%) IPsec
5 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (68.75%) BIG-IP
5 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
6 10 (62.50%) WAN
6 10 (62.50%) ITIL
7 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
7 9 (56.25%) Change Management
8 8 (50.00%) Internet
8 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (43.75%) Aruba
9 7 (43.75%) Network Management
9 7 (43.75%) Telepresence
9 7 (43.75%) Cisco Prime
9 7 (43.75%) CSS
9 7 (43.75%) SSL

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Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
3 11 (68.75%) BGP
3 11 (68.75%) BIG-IP
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (68.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (68.75%) IPsec
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
3 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (43.75%) SSL
6 7 (43.75%) Telepresence
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (31.25%) Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) ICMP
9 4 (25.00%) OSPF
10 2 (12.50%) DHCP
10 2 (12.50%) DNS
10 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Support
2 5 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Change Management
4 7 (43.75%) Network Management
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
6 5 (31.25%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) CCNA
4 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) CCIP
7 3 (18.75%) MCSA
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) UAG
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) F5
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
2 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
3 7 (43.75%) Aruba
4 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
7 2 (12.50%) Computacenter
8 1 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (6.25%) Brocade