The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 99 103 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing CCIE 22 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.96% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 3.63% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 2
Average daily rate £443 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £388 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
CCIE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
605 716 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.81% 26.40% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 297 278
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +146.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.59 £11.50 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £90.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the Berkshire region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the Berkshire region.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 10 £450 - 4
Slough +7 3 £350 +1.44% 1
Bracknell 0 3 £475 +58.33% 2
Maidenhead -2 2 - -
CCIE
South East

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCIE 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 CCIE.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (93.75%) Cisco
3 22 (68.75%) CCNP
4 21 (65.63%) Firewall
5 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (40.63%) Juniper
8 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
9 11 (34.38%) MPLS
9 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
10 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
11 8 (25.00%) BGP
12 7 (21.88%) OSPF
12 7 (21.88%) VPN
12 7 (21.88%) Palo Alto
13 6 (18.75%) Windows
13 6 (18.75%) LAN
13 6 (18.75%) Internet
13 6 (18.75%) Wireless
13 6 (18.75%) Project Management
13 6 (18.75%) Network Design
13 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
13 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) F5
14 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
14 5 (15.63%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (15.63%) Network Security
14 5 (15.63%) WAN
14 5 (15.63%) ITIL
14 5 (15.63%) Broadband

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCIE 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 CCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (34.38%) MPLS
5 8 (25.00%) BGP
6 7 (21.88%) OSPF
6 7 (21.88%) VPN
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) LAN
7 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 5 (15.63%) Broadband
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (15.63%) Network Security
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (12.50%) DNS
9 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 4 (12.50%) VLAN
10 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (9.38%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Design Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) IP Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IP Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Check Point Expert
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) IP Expert
7 2 (6.25%) IP Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Support
7 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior IP Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Network Design
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) Database Security
4 2 (6.25%) Information Security
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (68.75%) CCNP
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) CCDP
4 3 (9.38%) CCVP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) CCSE
5 2 (6.25%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) CCIP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSP
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.25%) Nessus
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
3 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) Palo Alto
5 5 (15.63%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Nokia
7 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.25%) Brocade
7 2 (6.25%) Qualys
7 2 (6.25%) Remedy
7 2 (6.25%) Splunk
7 2 (6.25%) Verint
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Google
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.13%) VMware