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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 417 428 422
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing CCIE 182 144 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.56% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 76 74
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £28.66 £45.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.32% +24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9843 9224 8269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.10% 18.69% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5255 4491
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 402 454
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CCIE Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +24 91 £456 +1.38% 25
South East -33 36 £438 +9.37% 14
East of England +12 13 £363 -
North West -23 12 £463 -2.63% 5
South West 0 11 £400 +9.21%
Yorkshire -14 10 £425 - 2
West Midlands +4 5 £485 -3.00% 2
East Midlands +3 5 £440 +19.32% 1
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CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 357 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 291 (81.51%) Cisco
3 217 (60.78%) CCNP
4 161 (45.10%) Firewall
5 130 (36.41%) WAN
6 123 (34.45%) BGP
7 120 (33.61%) Juniper
8 114 (31.93%) OSPF
8 114 (31.93%) LAN
9 102 (28.57%) MPLS
10 100 (28.01%) Data Centre
11 89 (24.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 84 (23.53%) Network Security
13 83 (23.25%) CheckPoint
14 81 (22.69%) VPN
15 80 (22.41%) CCNA
16 73 (20.45%) F5
17 65 (18.21%) TCP/IP
18 63 (17.65%) Wireless
18 63 (17.65%) Finance
19 60 (16.81%) EIGRP
20 58 (16.25%) Cisco ASA
21 54 (15.13%) DNS
22 52 (14.57%) Network Design
23 51 (14.29%) Telecoms
24 47 (13.17%) DHCP
25 42 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
26 41 (11.48%) IPsec
27 39 (10.92%) HSRP
28 38 (10.64%) Load Balancing

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (3.08%) Lync
2 4 (1.12%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.56%) CloudStack
3 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.24%) MS Office
1 8 (2.24%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
2 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 161 (45.10%) Firewall
2 130 (36.41%) WAN
3 123 (34.45%) BGP
4 114 (31.93%) OSPF
4 114 (31.93%) LAN
5 102 (28.57%) MPLS
6 89 (24.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 84 (23.53%) Network Security
8 81 (22.69%) VPN
9 65 (18.21%) TCP/IP
10 63 (17.65%) Wireless
11 60 (16.81%) EIGRP
12 58 (16.25%) Cisco ASA
13 54 (15.13%) DNS
14 47 (13.17%) DHCP
15 42 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
16 41 (11.48%) IPsec
17 39 (10.92%) HSRP
18 35 (9.80%) Multicast
19 31 (8.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.56%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 63 (17.65%) Finance
2 51 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.28%) Banking
4 11 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.68%) Retail
5 6 (1.68%) Games
6 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.12%) Legal
7 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.84%) Local Government
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 65 (18.21%) Architect
3 49 (13.73%) Network Architect
4 35 (9.80%) Consultant
4 35 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (8.40%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (6.72%) Security Engineer
7 22 (6.16%) Design Engineer
7 22 (6.16%) Network Security Engineer
8 21 (5.88%) Network Consultant
9 17 (4.76%) Network Specialist
10 16 (4.48%) IP Engineer
11 14 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 13 (3.64%) Analyst
12 13 (3.64%) Implementation Engineer
13 12 (3.36%) Technical Architect
14 11 (3.08%) Unified Communications Specialist
15 10 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
15 10 (2.80%) Security Consultant
15 10 (2.80%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.72%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.40%) XMPP
3 3 (0.84%) Web Services
4 2 (0.56%) REST
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (28.01%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.96%) PKI
6 6 (1.68%) BYOD
7 4 (1.12%) IVR
7 4 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.84%) CMDB
8 3 (0.84%) Online Games
8 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.56%) NHS
9 2 (0.56%) Eurex
9 2 (0.56%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.28%) Life Science
10 1 (0.28%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.96%) Windows
2 22 (6.16%) UNIX
3 20 (5.60%) Linux
4 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (14.57%) Network Design
2 38 (10.64%) Load Balancing
3 35 (9.80%) Migration
4 31 (8.68%) ITIL
5 22 (6.16%) Network Architecture
5 22 (6.16%) Network Management
6 18 (5.04%) Project Management
7 17 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 16 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (3.92%) Low Latency
10 12 (3.36%) Change Management
11 10 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (2.52%) Validation
12 9 (2.52%) PRINCE2
13 8 (2.24%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 8 (2.24%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (2.24%) Mentoring
14 7 (1.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.52%) SQL
2 6 (1.68%) Python
3 4 (1.12%) Ruby
4 3 (0.84%) VB
4 3 (0.84%) C
4 3 (0.84%) Perl
5 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.56%) Tcl
5 2 (0.56%) VBScript
5 2 (0.56%) Go
6 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 357 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 217 (60.78%) CCNP
3 80 (22.41%) CCNA
4 37 (10.36%) CCDP
5 35 (9.80%) Security Cleared
6 33 (9.24%) Degree
7 30 (8.40%) CCIP
8 26 (7.28%) SC Cleared
9 22 (6.16%) CCVP
9 22 (6.16%) JNCIP
10 20 (5.60%) CCDA
11 18 (5.04%) CCSA
11 18 (5.04%) CCSE
12 15 (4.20%) CISSP
13 14 (3.92%) JNCIE
13 14 (3.92%) CCSP
14 10 (2.80%) DV Cleared
15 9 (2.52%) JNCIA
16 8 (2.24%) HP MASE
17 7 (1.96%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.08%) SLA
2 10 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.96%) QA
4 6 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.68%) XenApp
4 5 (1.40%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.12%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.12%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.84%) vSphere
7 2 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.56%) vCloud
7 2 (0.56%) Docker
7 2 (0.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (3.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (1.40%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.12%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.84%) HP NNM
7 3 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.56%) Ansible
8 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.56%) Puppet
8 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 291 (81.51%) Cisco
2 120 (33.61%) Juniper
3 83 (23.25%) CheckPoint
4 73 (20.45%) F5
5 27 (7.56%) VMware
6 21 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 19 (5.32%) Fortinet
8 18 (5.04%) HP
8 18 (5.04%) Citrix
9 17 (4.76%) Riverbed
10 16 (4.48%) SolarWinds
11 13 (3.64%) Blue Coat
12 12 (3.36%) Aruba
13 11 (3.08%) BT
14 10 (2.80%) Radware
15 7 (1.96%) EMC
15 7 (1.96%) Akamai
15 7 (1.96%) NetScout
16 5 (1.40%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.40%) 3Com
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