The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 199 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing CCIE 16 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.41% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 2.59% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 25
Average daily rate £388 £383 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -12.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £289 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £410
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £112.50 £52.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+114.28% +29.62%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1194 1003 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.02% 15.90% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 649 656
Average daily rate £418 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 38
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £135.00 £38.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
CCIE
London

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) LAN
4 11 (42.31%) Juniper
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) Wireless
5 10 (38.46%) BGP
5 10 (38.46%) CCNP
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (30.77%) OSPF
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) JNCIE
8 5 (19.23%) MPLS
8 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
8 5 (19.23%) VoIP
8 5 (19.23%) CISSP
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (19.23%) F5
8 5 (19.23%) Banking
8 5 (19.23%) CCSE
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) CCSA
9 4 (15.38%) Network Design
9 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
9 4 (15.38%) ISACA
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) DNS

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) LAN
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Wireless
3 10 (38.46%) BGP
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (30.77%) OSPF
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.54%) FWSM
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Network Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 7 (26.92%) JNCIE
4 5 (19.23%) CISSP
4 5 (19.23%) CCSE
5 4 (15.38%) CCSA
5 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
5 4 (15.38%) ISACA
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
6 3 (11.54%) MCSA
6 3 (11.54%) CCNA
6 3 (11.54%) CCDP
7 2 (7.69%) CCIP
7 2 (7.69%) CWNE
7 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) CCSP
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Juniper
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Polycom
4 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) Brocade
5 2 (7.69%) Siemens
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (3.85%) Aruba
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
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Sovereign Business Resources
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago