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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 151 188 198
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +10
Contract jobs citing CCIE 11 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 1.85% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 10
Median daily rate £500 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £283 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.99 - £45.00
CCIE
London

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
519 812 1131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.01% 14.82% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 606 799
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 18
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Juniper
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) Wireless
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 5 (26.32%) OSPF
8 5 (26.32%) BGP
8 5 (26.32%) Banking
8 5 (26.32%) Network Design
8 5 (26.32%) F5
8 5 (26.32%) 802.1X
9 4 (21.05%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (21.05%) Polycom
9 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
9 4 (21.05%) IPsec
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (21.05%) Network Security
10 3 (15.79%) Service Management
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) CCDP
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL

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 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
1 8 (42.11%) Wireless
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (31.58%) MPLS
3 5 (26.32%) BGP
3 5 (26.32%) OSPF
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) ISDN
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) PSTN
5 3 (15.79%) RTSP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Voice Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Data Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Data Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Network Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Security Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP Voice
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
4 5 (26.32%) F5
5 4 (21.05%) Polycom
6 3 (15.79%) Aruba
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
7 2 (10.53%) NICE Systems
7 2 (10.53%) WorldPay
8 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft