The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 66 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing CCIE 1 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.70% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 4.85% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £675 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £45.00
CCIE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 165 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.89% 14.49% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 96 91
Median daily rate £450 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £309 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Median hourly rate £14.86 £17.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -8.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £675 -
CCIE
North West

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) Network Design
7 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
7 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Nokia
7 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 2 (22.22%) CCNA
7 2 (22.22%) CCDP
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) CCSP
8 1 (11.11%) ITSM
8 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) VMware

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCDP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) VMware