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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 179 192 197
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing CCIE 12 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 1.19% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £390 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
771 1091 974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.28% 18.32% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 801 646
Average daily rate £427 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £257 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 49
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.30 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (76.36%) Cisco
3 36 (65.45%) CCNP
4 31 (56.36%) Finance
5 26 (47.27%) Firewall
6 23 (41.82%) Juniper
7 19 (34.55%) Low Latency
8 16 (29.09%) F5
8 16 (29.09%) MPLS
8 16 (29.09%) Multicast
9 15 (27.27%) OSPF
9 15 (27.27%) BGP
10 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
10 14 (25.45%) Network Security
11 13 (23.64%) Network Design
11 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
12 12 (21.82%) VPLS
13 11 (20.00%) Citrix
13 11 (20.00%) LAN
13 11 (20.00%) WAN
14 10 (18.18%) VMware
14 10 (18.18%) Banking
14 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
15 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (14.55%) Fortinet
16 8 (14.55%) HP
17 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
17 7 (12.73%) Blue Coat
18 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
18 6 (10.91%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (47.27%) Firewall
2 16 (29.09%) MPLS
2 16 (29.09%) Multicast
3 15 (27.27%) OSPF
3 15 (27.27%) BGP
4 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
4 14 (25.45%) Network Security
5 12 (21.82%) VPLS
6 11 (20.00%) LAN
6 11 (20.00%) WAN
7 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (10.91%) DNS
9 5 (9.09%) Wireless
9 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (7.27%) VLAN
10 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
10 4 (7.27%) VPN
10 4 (7.27%) DHCP
11 3 (5.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Games
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (7.27%) Architect
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (7.27%) Network Support
4 3 (5.45%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Network Technical Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Network Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Low Latency
2 13 (23.64%) Network Design
3 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) Network Management
4 3 (5.45%) Security Architecture
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Time Management
6 1 (1.82%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.82%) Change Management
6 1 (1.82%) Validation
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (65.45%) CCNP
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.64%) CCSA
4 2 (3.64%) CCSE
5 1 (1.82%) HP MASE
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.82%) RANCID
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Cisco
2 23 (41.82%) Juniper
3 16 (29.09%) F5
4 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
5 11 (20.00%) Citrix
6 10 (18.18%) VMware
7 8 (14.55%) Fortinet
7 8 (14.55%) HP
8 7 (12.73%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.64%) Nokia
10 2 (3.64%) Brocade
10 2 (3.64%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.82%) Verint
11 1 (1.82%) CyberTech
11 1 (1.82%) Aruba
11 1 (1.82%) EMC
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £440 - £445 per day
Posted: 24 days ago