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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 404 411 347
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -64
Contract jobs citing CCIE 184 155 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% 1.84% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 89 79
Average daily rate
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£440 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
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
9543 8443 9343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 17.54% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5490 4696 4904
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 437 570
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.42 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +22 80 £450 +25.00% 21
South East +27 73 £413 +3.12% 20
East Midlands +10 10 £445 - 2
North West -13 10 £438 +43.44% 2
West Midlands -16 4 £425 +11.11% 2
East of England -32 4 £350 -2.77% 11
South West -40 2 £313 -42.66% 6
Yorkshire - - - - 3
CCIE
UK

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 307 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 270 (87.95%) Cisco
3 181 (58.96%) Firewall
4 172 (56.03%) CCNP
5 112 (36.48%) Juniper
6 106 (34.53%) OSPF
7 104 (33.88%) CheckPoint
8 97 (31.60%) BGP
9 89 (28.99%) WAN
10 87 (28.34%) LAN
11 83 (27.04%) MPLS
12 80 (26.06%) VPN
13 72 (23.45%) Telecoms
14 67 (21.82%) Network Design
14 67 (21.82%) Cisco ASA
15 63 (20.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 57 (18.57%) CCNA
17 50 (16.29%) VoIP
18 48 (15.64%) CCDP
19 47 (15.31%) Wireless
20 45 (14.66%) Load Balancing
20 45 (14.66%) F5
21 44 (14.33%) SNMP
22 43 (14.01%) Network Security
23 38 (12.38%) IPsec
24 36 (11.73%) CISSP
24 36 (11.73%) Cisco PIX
24 36 (11.73%) Network Management
25 33 (10.75%) ITIL
26 32 (10.42%) CCSP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (3.91%) Apache
2 10 (3.26%) Lync
3 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.30%) MS Project
3 3 (0.98%) MS Office
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (58.96%) Firewall
2 106 (34.53%) OSPF
3 97 (31.60%) BGP
4 89 (28.99%) WAN
5 87 (28.34%) LAN
6 83 (27.04%) MPLS
7 80 (26.06%) VPN
8 67 (21.82%) Cisco ASA
9 63 (20.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 50 (16.29%) VoIP
11 47 (15.31%) Wireless
12 44 (14.33%) SNMP
13 43 (14.01%) Network Security
14 38 (12.38%) IPsec
15 36 (11.73%) Cisco PIX
16 31 (10.10%) VLAN
17 29 (9.45%) HSRP
18 26 (8.47%) TCP/IP
19 24 (7.82%) Ethernet
19 24 (7.82%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.33%) MySQL
1 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 72 (23.45%) Telecoms
2 32 (10.42%) Finance
3 24 (7.82%) Banking
4 10 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.63%) Local Government
6 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.30%) Retail
7 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.65%) German Language
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (30.62%) Network Engineer
2 65 (21.17%) Architect
2 65 (21.17%) Consultant
3 52 (16.94%) Design Engineer
4 49 (15.96%) IP Engineer
5 40 (13.03%) Network Architect
6 38 (12.38%) Network Consultant
7 23 (7.49%) Security Engineer
8 21 (6.84%) Senior Network Engineer
9 19 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.86%) Cisco Engineer
11 16 (5.21%) Cisco Consultant
12 15 (4.89%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (4.23%) Network Design Engineer
14 12 (3.91%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.91%) Support Engineer
15 9 (2.93%) Security Consultant
16 8 (2.61%) Senior Consultant
16 8 (2.61%) Cisco Network Consultant
17 7 (2.28%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.65%) XMPP
3 1 (0.33%) JSP
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.93%) FlexPod
2 6 (1.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (1.30%) Open Source
4 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
4 3 (0.98%) SecurID
4 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.33%) Replication
6 1 (0.33%) AVVID
6 1 (0.33%) Clustering
6 1 (0.33%) e-Health
6 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.33%) PMI
6 1 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.86%) UNIX
2 15 (4.89%) Linux
3 13 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (0.65%) VMS
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (21.82%) Network Design
2 45 (14.66%) Load Balancing
3 36 (11.73%) Network Management
4 33 (10.75%) ITIL
5 29 (9.45%) Network Architecture
6 24 (7.82%) Migration
7 20 (6.51%) Project Management
8 13 (4.23%) Change Control
9 12 (3.91%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (3.91%) Validation
10 11 (3.58%) Low Latency
11 9 (2.93%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.28%) Change Management
13 6 (1.95%) Service Delivery
13 6 (1.95%) E-Commerce
13 6 (1.95%) TOGAF
13 6 (1.95%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (1.63%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 5 (1.63%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.93%) Perl
2 5 (1.63%) Python
3 4 (1.30%) C
4 3 (0.98%) R
5 2 (0.65%) PHP
5 2 (0.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 307 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (56.03%) CCNP
3 57 (18.57%) CCNA
4 48 (15.64%) CCDP
5 36 (11.73%) CISSP
6 32 (10.42%) CCSP
7 31 (10.10%) Security Cleared
8 20 (6.51%) Check Point Certification
9 19 (6.19%) JNCIE
9 19 (6.19%) Degree
9 19 (6.19%) SC Cleared
10 17 (5.54%) CCSE
11 14 (4.56%) JNCIP
12 11 (3.58%) CCSA
12 11 (3.58%) CCIP
13 8 (2.61%) CCDA
14 7 (2.28%) MCSE
14 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (1.95%) CISM
15 6 (1.95%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.82%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.93%) ProxySG
1 9 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.30%) Snort
3 4 (1.30%) Nmap
3 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (4.23%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (1.63%) OpenNMS
3 5 (1.63%) RANCID
4 4 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.30%) Nessus
5 2 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 270 (87.95%) Cisco
2 112 (36.48%) Juniper
3 104 (33.88%) CheckPoint
4 45 (14.66%) F5
5 25 (8.14%) Nokia
5 25 (8.14%) Microsoft
6 23 (7.49%) Redback
7 21 (6.84%) Blue Coat
8 19 (6.19%) Radware
9 18 (5.86%) VMware
10 13 (4.23%) HP
11 11 (3.58%) Nortel
11 11 (3.58%) Huawei
12 10 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.26%) Ericsson
13 7 (2.28%) Aruba
14 6 (1.95%) Riverbed
14 6 (1.95%) Citrix
15 5 (1.63%) Fortinet
16 4 (1.30%) Avaya
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