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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 95 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing CCIE 35 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.23% 3.44% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 11
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£468 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £292 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
- +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £112.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- +114.28%
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
669 698 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.45% 25.14% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 299 206
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £180.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 -4 10 £484 +29.00% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £450 - 1
Slough - 2 - - 1
Bracknell +1 1 £450 - 1
CCIE
South East

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (96.49%) Cisco
3 28 (49.12%) OSPF
4 27 (47.37%) Firewall
4 27 (47.37%) Telecoms
5 23 (40.35%) MPLS
5 23 (40.35%) BGP
6 22 (38.60%) VPN
7 21 (36.84%) CCNP
8 19 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 16 (28.07%) Juniper
9 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (26.32%) Network Design
11 11 (19.30%) IPsec
12 9 (15.79%) CCDP
12 9 (15.79%) VoIP
12 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
13 8 (14.04%) VLAN
13 8 (14.04%) Degree
13 8 (14.04%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (14.04%) EIGRP
14 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.28%) CCNA
14 7 (12.28%) Lync
14 7 (12.28%) FWSM
14 7 (12.28%) Network Security
14 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
15 6 (10.53%) Cisco PIX

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (12.28%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) OSPF
2 27 (47.37%) Firewall
3 23 (40.35%) MPLS
3 23 (40.35%) BGP
4 22 (38.60%) VPN
5 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (19.30%) IPsec
7 9 (15.79%) VoIP
8 8 (14.04%) VLAN
8 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (14.04%) EIGRP
9 7 (12.28%) FWSM
9 7 (12.28%) Network Security
10 6 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (10.53%) LAN
10 6 (10.53%) WAN
10 6 (10.53%) RIP
10 6 (10.53%) TACACS
11 5 (8.77%) MGCP
11 5 (8.77%) Wireless
General
1 27 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Design Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) IP Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Security Designer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Network Designer
9 1 (1.75%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) Network Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) IVR
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Network Design
2 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (8.77%) Network Management
5 1 (1.75%) Migration
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma
5 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.75%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.75%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.75%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (1.75%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.84%) CCNP
3 9 (15.79%) CCDP
3 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) Degree
5 7 (12.28%) CCNA
5 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.53%) CCSP
7 5 (8.77%) CCIP
7 5 (8.77%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (8.77%) CISSP
8 3 (5.26%) CCSE
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.51%) CCDA
9 2 (3.51%) CCSA
10 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Cisco
2 19 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 16 (28.07%) Juniper
4 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) F5
6 5 (8.77%) Radware
6 5 (8.77%) Nokia
6 5 (8.77%) Redback
7 4 (7.02%) Verint
8 3 (5.26%) VMware
8 3 (5.26%) Genesys
8 3 (5.26%) Citrix
8 3 (5.26%) Meraki
8 3 (5.26%) Huawei
9 2 (3.51%) Cramer
10 1 (1.75%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) Nortel