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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 151 150 165
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Contract jobs citing CCIE 11 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 2.48% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 22
Median daily rate £450 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £26.29
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
475 525 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.84% 15.17% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 392 660
Median daily rate £450 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.10 £17.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) LAN
3 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 11 (45.83%) Network Architecture
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (37.50%) OSPF
4 9 (37.50%) BGP
4 9 (37.50%) CCDE
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (29.17%) Banking
6 7 (29.17%) F5
6 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) Juniper
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
7 6 (25.00%) MPLS
7 6 (25.00%) Multicast
8 5 (20.83%) HSRP
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
9 4 (16.67%) Change Management
9 4 (16.67%) Validation
9 4 (16.67%) Wireless
9 4 (16.67%) IPsec

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 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (45.83%) LAN
2 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 9 (37.50%) BGP
3 9 (37.50%) OSPF
4 8 (33.33%) Network Security
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (25.00%) MPLS
6 6 (25.00%) Multicast
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.83%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.83%) HSRP
8 4 (16.67%) IPsec
8 4 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (16.67%) VRRP
8 4 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 10 (41.67%) Network Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Network Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCDE
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CCDP
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) Endace
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) F5
2 7 (29.17%) Juniper
2 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
3 3 (12.50%) Aruba
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) NICE Systems
5 1 (4.17%) Nortel
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.17%) VMware