The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 61 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing CCIE 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 2.01% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £356 £323 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -35.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £321 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £325 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+22.97% -11.11%
CCIE
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 149 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.81% 19.92% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 97 93
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £12.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £17.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
5 5 (50.00%) Meraki
6 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (40.00%) CCDP
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
7 3 (30.00%) CCDA
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) WLAN
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (30.00%) Aruba
7 3 (30.00%) Huawei
7 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (20.00%) OSPF
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) VPN
9 1 (10.00%) DNS

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
6 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) L2TP
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
7 1 (10.00%) VLAN
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) CCDA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Meraki
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (30.00%) Aruba
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Huawei
4 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper