Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 46 95
Rank change year-on-year -44 +49 -12
Contract jobs citing CCNP 21 55 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.31% 3.95% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 9.45% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 53 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £334 £313 £379
90th Percentile £488 £538 £436
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 402 582 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.14% 41.78% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 377 228
Milton Keynes median daily rate £395 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.18% +4.81% +15.86%
10th Percentile £235 £281 £262
90th Percentile £506 £575 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -7.29% +4.81% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +35.85% -17.19%
10th Percentile £12.01 £16.30 £11.12
90th Percentile £31.00 £18.00 £17.38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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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 19 April 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 19 April 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) Wireless
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) F5
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) Change Management
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (38.10%) Network Virtualisation
8 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 6 (28.57%) OSPF
9 6 (28.57%) BGP
9 6 (28.57%) ICMP
9 6 (28.57%) Juniper
9 6 (28.57%) Service Management
9 6 (28.57%) IPsec
9 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills

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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 4 (19.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Wireless
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) BGP
6 6 (28.57%) ICMP
6 6 (28.57%) IPsec
6 6 (28.57%) OSPF
6 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
7 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (14.29%) VLAN
9 2 (9.52%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.76%) Internet
10 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 8 (38.10%) Network Virtualisation
3 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (28.57%) Service Management
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
6 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (19.05%) ITSM
7 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (9.52%) Network Design
9 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) MCSA
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (14.29%) CCIE
6 3 (14.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (9.52%) CCDA
7 2 (9.52%) CCDE
7 2 (9.52%) CCDP
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 3 (14.29%) UAG
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) OVSD
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) F5
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 4 (19.05%) Forcepoint
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (14.29%) Computacenter
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Remedy
7 2 (9.52%) Aruba
7 2 (9.52%) CA
7 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade