The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 439 383 468
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +85
Contract jobs citing CCIE 170 198 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 2.08% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 112 53
Average daily rate £475 £400 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £388 £420
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
CCIE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10025 9523 8756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.23% 20.27% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6270 5581 4801
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 442 406
Average hourly rate £36.50 £20.00 £19.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.50% +0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the England region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in England

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the England region.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 77 £525 +31.25% 21
South East +5 56 £450 +5.88% 20
North West -20 11 £481 +28.33% 3
Yorkshire -9 9 £360 +13.38% 8
South West 0 5 £375 +11.11% 5
East of England - 5 £413 - 12
West Midlands -12 1 £375 - 4
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CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 358 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 287 (80.17%) Cisco
3 234 (65.36%) CCNP
4 198 (55.31%) Firewall
5 130 (36.31%) WAN
6 117 (32.68%) Data Centre
7 112 (31.28%) LAN
8 111 (31.01%) Juniper
9 109 (30.45%) MPLS
10 103 (28.77%) BGP
11 93 (25.98%) OSPF
12 91 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
13 85 (23.74%) VPN
13 85 (23.74%) Network Design
14 80 (22.35%) CheckPoint
15 74 (20.67%) Finance
16 70 (19.55%) F5
17 68 (18.99%) Network Security
18 66 (18.44%) Cisco Nexus
19 64 (17.88%) EIGRP
20 58 (16.20%) ITIL
21 57 (15.92%) Wireless
22 56 (15.64%) DNS
23 55 (15.36%) TCP/IP
24 53 (14.80%) CCNA
24 53 (14.80%) DHCP
25 45 (12.57%) Telecoms
25 45 (12.57%) Internet
26 44 (12.29%) Migration
27 43 (12.01%) IPsec

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (2.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.28%) IIS
2 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
2 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.23%) SaaS
2 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 198 (55.31%) Firewall
2 130 (36.31%) WAN
3 112 (31.28%) LAN
4 109 (30.45%) MPLS
5 103 (28.77%) BGP
6 93 (25.98%) OSPF
7 91 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
8 85 (23.74%) VPN
9 68 (18.99%) Network Security
10 66 (18.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 64 (17.88%) EIGRP
12 57 (15.92%) Wireless
13 56 (15.64%) DNS
14 55 (15.36%) TCP/IP
15 53 (14.80%) DHCP
16 45 (12.57%) Internet
17 43 (12.01%) IPsec
18 41 (11.45%) SSL
19 35 (9.78%) Multicast
20 28 (7.82%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.28%) Informix
1 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.28%) MySQL
1 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.28%) Redis
1 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.28%) Hudson
2 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 74 (20.67%) Finance
2 45 (12.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.03%) Retail
4 9 (2.51%) Banking
5 6 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.12%) Legal
6 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
7 3 (0.84%) Military
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) Billing
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.56%) Games
8 2 (0.56%) Law
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 151 (42.18%) Network Engineer
2 93 (25.98%) Architect
3 75 (20.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 74 (20.67%) Network Architect
5 51 (14.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 43 (12.01%) Senior Network Engineer
7 29 (8.10%) Design Engineer
8 25 (6.98%) Consultant
9 20 (5.59%) Network Design Engineer
10 18 (5.03%) Network Consultant
10 18 (5.03%) Security Engineer
10 18 (5.03%) Voice Engineer
11 16 (4.47%) Cisco Architect
11 16 (4.47%) Juniper Engineer
12 15 (4.19%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 15 (4.19%) IP Engineer
13 14 (3.91%) Network Security Engineer
14 13 (3.63%) Cisco Network Architect
15 12 (3.35%) Security Architect
16 10 (2.79%) Cisco Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.75%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.68%) XMPP
3 2 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.28%) CSS
4 1 (0.28%) OCX
4 1 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.28%) RFC 2544
4 1 (0.28%) WAP
4 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (32.68%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.79%) PKI
4 8 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.40%) Clustering
7 4 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.12%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.56%) Statistics
8 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.28%) CESG
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.28%) Equities
9 1 (0.28%) Life Science
9 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.82%) Windows
2 14 (3.91%) Linux
2 14 (3.91%) Unix
3 7 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.12%) CatOS
5 4 (1.12%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.74%) Network Design
2 58 (16.20%) ITIL
3 44 (12.29%) Migration
4 35 (9.78%) Load Balancing
5 34 (9.50%) Network Architecture
6 22 (6.15%) Project Management
7 18 (5.03%) Change Management
7 18 (5.03%) Problem Management
8 17 (4.75%) High Availability
9 16 (4.47%) Information Security
9 16 (4.47%) Low Latency
10 15 (4.19%) Load Testing
11 11 (3.07%) Incident Management
11 11 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (3.07%) Performance Analysis
11 11 (3.07%) Security Architecture
11 11 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (2.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (2.79%) Service Delivery
13 9 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.51%) C
2 5 (1.40%) SQL
3 4 (1.12%) Python
4 3 (0.84%) Perl
4 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 358 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 234 (65.36%) CCNP
3 53 (14.80%) CCNA
4 42 (11.73%) Degree
5 39 (10.89%) Security Cleared
6 38 (10.61%) CISSP
7 28 (7.82%) SC Cleared
8 26 (7.26%) CCDP
9 20 (5.59%) JNCIE
10 16 (4.47%) JNCIP
11 14 (3.91%) JNCIA
12 13 (3.63%) CCVP
13 12 (3.35%) CCNP Voice
13 12 (3.35%) CCSA
13 12 (3.35%) CCSE
14 11 (3.07%) JNCIS
15 10 (2.79%) CCDE
16 8 (2.23%) CCSP
16 8 (2.23%) CISM
17 7 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.03%) SLA
2 9 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.12%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) COSO
6 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.56%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (8.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.51%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (1.96%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.56%) Cacti
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco LMS
7 2 (0.56%) Graphite
7 2 (0.56%) Nagios
7 2 (0.56%) Nessus
7 2 (0.56%) Opsview
8 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.28%) Nmap
8 1 (0.28%) OPNET
8 1 (0.28%) SCCM
8 1 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 287 (80.17%) Cisco
2 111 (31.01%) Juniper
3 80 (22.35%) CheckPoint
4 70 (19.55%) F5
5 41 (11.45%) Palo Alto
6 22 (6.15%) Blue Coat
7 18 (5.03%) Fortinet
8 17 (4.75%) Citrix
8 17 (4.75%) HP
9 16 (4.47%) Microsoft
9 16 (4.47%) VMware
10 15 (4.19%) Aruba
10 15 (4.19%) IronPort
11 14 (3.91%) SolarWinds
12 13 (3.63%) Riverbed
13 12 (3.35%) Remedy
14 10 (2.79%) IPFX
14 10 (2.79%) Nokia
15 8 (2.23%) Polycom
15 8 (2.23%) Verint
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