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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 387 431 386
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -45
Contract jobs citing CCIE 208 129 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 1.54% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 77 67
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£400 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £520 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £26.29 £22.50 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% -48.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 - £35.00
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10484 8381 8136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.74% 17.72% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6162 4752 4313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 350 562
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +80 125 £384 -14.72% 37
South East -6 48 £425 +6.25% 14
East Midlands +18 11 £425 - 2
North West -10 10 £425 +39.34% 4
West Midlands -8 5 £388 -3.72% 2
South West -38 5 £444 +7.90% 11
East of England -10 3 £425 +51.78% 5
Yorkshire -17 1 £325 - 2
North East - - - - 1
CCIE
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CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 426 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 384 (90.14%) Cisco
3 252 (59.15%) CCNP
4 233 (54.69%) Firewall
5 178 (41.78%) OSPF
6 167 (39.20%) BGP
7 138 (32.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 136 (31.92%) WAN
9 129 (30.28%) MPLS
10 127 (29.81%) VPN
11 124 (29.11%) LAN
11 124 (29.11%) Juniper
12 109 (25.59%) CheckPoint
13 95 (22.30%) Telecoms
14 94 (22.07%) CCNA
15 89 (20.89%) Cisco ASA
16 78 (18.31%) TCP/IP
17 77 (18.08%) Network Design
18 71 (16.67%) Wireless
19 69 (16.20%) Load Balancing
20 65 (15.26%) F5
21 61 (14.32%) SNMP
21 61 (14.32%) VoIP
22 60 (14.08%) Network Security
23 59 (13.85%) EIGRP
24 58 (13.62%) HSRP
25 55 (12.91%) CCDP
26 52 (12.21%) Finance
27 49 (11.50%) VRRP
28 47 (11.03%) ITIL

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (1.17%) Apache
2 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.23%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.23%) SaaS
1 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 233 (54.69%) Firewall
2 178 (41.78%) OSPF
3 167 (39.20%) BGP
4 138 (32.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 136 (31.92%) WAN
6 129 (30.28%) MPLS
7 127 (29.81%) VPN
8 124 (29.11%) LAN
9 89 (20.89%) Cisco ASA
10 78 (18.31%) TCP/IP
11 71 (16.67%) Wireless
12 61 (14.32%) SNMP
12 61 (14.32%) VoIP
13 60 (14.08%) Network Security
14 59 (13.85%) EIGRP
15 58 (13.62%) HSRP
16 49 (11.50%) VRRP
17 43 (10.09%) IPsec
18 40 (9.39%) TACACS
19 36 (8.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 95 (22.30%) Telecoms
2 52 (12.21%) Finance
3 29 (6.81%) Banking
4 9 (2.11%) Games
5 8 (1.88%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.41%) Retail
7 4 (0.94%) Local Government
7 4 (0.94%) German Language
7 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.47%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 161 (37.79%) Network Engineer
2 70 (16.43%) Architect
3 69 (16.20%) Consultant
4 47 (11.03%) IP Engineer
5 43 (10.09%) Design Engineer
6 40 (9.39%) Network Architect
7 36 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 34 (7.98%) Network Consultant
9 30 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
10 26 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (5.63%) Cisco Consultant
12 17 (3.99%) Security Engineer
13 16 (3.76%) Network Security Engineer
14 15 (3.52%) Support Engineer
15 12 (2.82%) Operations Engineer
16 11 (2.58%) Cisco Support
16 11 (2.58%) Cisco Support Engineer
17 10 (2.35%) Cisco Network Consultant
17 10 (2.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
17 10 (2.35%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.70%) CSS
2 1 (0.23%) LAMP
2 1 (0.23%) JSP
2 1 (0.23%) Web Services
2 1 (0.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.23%) XMPP
2 1 (0.23%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.40%) FlexPod
2 16 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.64%) Online Games
5 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.41%) Open Source
7 4 (0.94%) AVVID
7 4 (0.94%) IVR
8 3 (0.70%) PKI
8 3 (0.70%) SecurID
8 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.47%) e-Health
10 1 (0.23%) Handset
10 1 (0.23%) PMI
10 1 (0.23%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.23%) Statistics
10 1 (0.23%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.69%) UNIX
2 23 (5.40%) Linux
3 8 (1.88%) Windows
4 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.47%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.08%) Network Design
2 69 (16.20%) Load Balancing
3 47 (11.03%) ITIL
4 43 (10.09%) Network Management
5 31 (7.28%) Migration
6 28 (6.57%) Network Architecture
7 23 (5.40%) Project Management
8 21 (4.93%) Change Control
9 20 (4.69%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.99%) Change Management
11 15 (3.52%) Low Latency
12 13 (3.05%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (2.82%) Validation
14 11 (2.58%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (2.58%) Mentoring
15 10 (2.35%) Requirements Analysis
16 9 (2.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 9 (2.11%) Performance Management
17 8 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.93%) Perl
2 7 (1.64%) R
3 6 (1.41%) Python
4 4 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 426 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 252 (59.15%) CCNP
3 94 (22.07%) CCNA
4 55 (12.91%) CCDP
5 43 (10.09%) Security Cleared
6 37 (8.69%) CISSP
6 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
7 29 (6.81%) Degree
8 28 (6.57%) CCIP
9 27 (6.34%) CCSP
10 14 (3.29%) CCDA
10 14 (3.29%) CCSE
11 12 (2.82%) JNCIP
12 11 (2.58%) JNCIA
13 10 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
13 10 (2.35%) CCSA
14 8 (1.88%) JNCIE
15 7 (1.64%) CCDE
16 6 (1.41%) DV Cleared
17 5 (1.17%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.93%) SLA
2 14 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.47%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (3.99%) ProxySG
1 17 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.94%) Snort
3 4 (0.94%) Nmap
4 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (4.46%) RANCID
1 19 (4.46%) OpenNMS
2 12 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 9 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.17%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (0.94%) Puppet
5 4 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (0.94%) Nessus
6 2 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.47%) SCCM
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.23%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 384 (90.14%) Cisco
2 124 (29.11%) Juniper
3 109 (25.59%) CheckPoint
4 65 (15.26%) F5
5 36 (8.45%) VMware
6 35 (8.22%) Blue Coat
7 29 (6.81%) HP
8 28 (6.57%) Nortel
9 25 (5.87%) Nokia
10 20 (4.69%) Citrix
11 18 (4.23%) Redback
12 17 (3.99%) Radware
13 15 (3.52%) Riverbed
13 15 (3.52%) SolarWinds
13 15 (3.52%) Fortinet
14 13 (3.05%) BT
15 11 (2.58%) Verint
16 10 (2.35%) EMC
16 10 (2.35%) Microsoft
17 8 (1.88%) Huawei
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