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 20 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 168 182 190
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing CCIE 34 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 3.29% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 15
Average daily rate
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£313 £480 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.89% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £357 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £575 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £410
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
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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
877 1033 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.07% 14.75% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 712 607
Average daily rate £420 £408 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 26
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.65 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £40.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (89.80%) Cisco
3 31 (63.27%) CCNP
4 30 (61.22%) Firewall
5 26 (53.06%) OSPF
6 24 (48.98%) BGP
7 20 (40.82%) VPN
8 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
8 17 (34.69%) EIGRP
8 17 (34.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (34.69%) HSRP
9 15 (30.61%) VRRP
9 15 (30.61%) CheckPoint
10 14 (28.57%) TACACS
10 14 (28.57%) SNMP
10 14 (28.57%) PPP
10 14 (28.57%) DMVPN
11 13 (26.53%) FlexPod
11 13 (26.53%) Juniper
11 13 (26.53%) Change Management
12 12 (24.49%) Perl
12 12 (24.49%) UNIX
13 11 (22.45%) OpenNMS
13 11 (22.45%) RANCID
14 9 (18.37%) Finance
14 9 (18.37%) LAN
14 9 (18.37%) F5
15 8 (16.33%) MPLS
15 8 (16.33%) Network Security
16 7 (14.29%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (61.22%) Firewall
2 26 (53.06%) OSPF
3 24 (48.98%) BGP
4 20 (40.82%) VPN
5 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
5 17 (34.69%) EIGRP
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (34.69%) HSRP
6 15 (30.61%) VRRP
7 14 (28.57%) TACACS
7 14 (28.57%) SNMP
7 14 (28.57%) PPP
7 14 (28.57%) DMVPN
8 9 (18.37%) LAN
9 8 (16.33%) Network Security
9 8 (16.33%) MPLS
10 7 (14.29%) WAN
11 6 (12.24%) DHCP
11 6 (12.24%) DNS
11 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Network Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Support
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) FlexPod
2 4 (8.16%) SecurID
3 2 (4.08%) e-Health
4 1 (2.04%) IVR
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Change Management
2 6 (12.24%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Network Design
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.04%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.04%) Analytics
6 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.04%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.04%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (2.04%) eTOM
6 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.04%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (63.27%) CCNP
3 4 (8.16%) CCDP
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) CCVP
5 2 (4.08%) CCSE
5 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCIP
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCEA
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) CCIA
6 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) OpenNMS
1 11 (22.45%) RANCID
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.08%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.04%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Cisco
2 15 (30.61%) CheckPoint
3 13 (26.53%) Juniper
4 9 (18.37%) F5
5 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.12%) Verint
6 3 (6.12%) Nortel
6 3 (6.12%) Avaya
7 2 (4.08%) CA
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) Aruba
8 1 (2.04%) IPFX
8 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.04%) Meraki
8 1 (2.04%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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