The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
London / City of London
Rank 144 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing CCIE 4 5 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 1.04% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 38
Median daily rate £400 £394 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £436 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.16% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
427 483 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.64% 15.06% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 351 587
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Median hourly rate £15.98 £19.50 £19.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £33.80 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Multicast
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) HSRP
5 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (26.67%) Arista
5 4 (26.67%) CCDE
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) IPsec
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) VRRP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) Multicast
2 6 (40.00%) OSPF
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
4 4 (26.67%) HSRP
4 4 (26.67%) IPsec
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (20.00%) VRRP
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Network Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Data Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) XMPP
3 1 (6.67%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Packet Capture
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCDE
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) Endace
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Arista
4 3 (20.00%) Aruba
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) NICE Systems