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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 149 167 183
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Contract jobs citing CCIE 17 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 2.84% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 13
Median daily rate £488 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £45.00
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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
563 739 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.39% 15.76% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 550 630
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 28 September 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 15 (45.45%) LAN
4 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
5 12 (36.36%) CCNP
5 12 (36.36%) CCDE
6 11 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 11 (33.33%) Banking
6 11 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 10 (30.30%) Juniper
7 10 (30.30%) Network Security
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (27.27%) OSPF
8 9 (27.27%) BGP
9 8 (24.24%) F5
9 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
10 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.21%) Network Design
11 6 (18.18%) MPLS
12 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
12 5 (15.15%) Multicast
12 5 (15.15%) Aruba
12 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
12 5 (15.15%) Degree
13 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) LAN
2 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 10 (30.30%) Network Security
4 9 (27.27%) BGP
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (27.27%) OSPF
5 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.18%) MPLS
7 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
7 5 (15.15%) Multicast
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 4 (12.12%) HSRP
8 4 (12.12%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
8 4 (12.12%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 12 (36.36%) Network Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Network Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Designer
7 3 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.03%) RFC 2544
2 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
3 7 (21.21%) Network Design
4 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCDE
2 12 (36.36%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) CCDP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCSP
4 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.03%) CCDA
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.03%) Endace
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 10 (30.30%) Juniper
4 8 (24.24%) F5
5 5 (15.15%) Aruba
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) NICE Systems
7 1 (3.03%) Nortel
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom
7 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.03%) Tandberg
7 1 (3.03%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) WorldPay
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