The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 417 401 343
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -58
Contract jobs citing CCIE 132 138 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.69% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 86
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8975 8179 9017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.82% 17.89% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5126 4436 4741
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 468 536
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CCIE
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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 14 July 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 14 July 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
(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
South East +21 58 £383 -12.57% 12
London 0 52 £425 +6.25% 19
North West -2 10 £475 +32.86% 1
West Midlands -8 3 £500 +14.94% 2
East of England -26 3 £375 -9.09%
South West -26 3 £366 +22.08% 2
East Midlands 0 2 £444 +26.78% 1
Yorkshire 0 1 - - 4
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CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 246 (88.49%) Cisco
3 157 (56.47%) Firewall
4 153 (55.04%) CCNP
5 106 (38.13%) Juniper
6 90 (32.37%) CheckPoint
6 90 (32.37%) OSPF
7 86 (30.94%) MPLS
8 84 (30.22%) BGP
9 80 (28.78%) WAN
10 74 (26.62%) LAN
11 64 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
12 63 (22.66%) Telecoms
12 63 (22.66%) Network Design
13 60 (21.58%) VPN
14 57 (20.50%) Wireless
15 56 (20.14%) VoIP
16 52 (18.71%) Network Security
17 50 (17.99%) CCNA
18 48 (17.27%) CCDP
19 47 (16.91%) F5
20 41 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
21 36 (12.95%) Finance
22 33 (11.87%) Banking
22 33 (11.87%) Cisco PIX
22 33 (11.87%) Network Management
23 32 (11.51%) CISSP
23 32 (11.51%) TCP/IP
24 31 (11.15%) IPsec
25 29 (10.43%) Load Balancing

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 11 (3.96%) Apache
2 9 (3.24%) Lync
3 4 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Project
3 2 (0.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (56.47%) Firewall
2 90 (32.37%) OSPF
3 86 (30.94%) MPLS
4 84 (30.22%) BGP
5 80 (28.78%) WAN
6 74 (26.62%) LAN
7 64 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
8 60 (21.58%) VPN
9 57 (20.50%) Wireless
10 56 (20.14%) VoIP
11 52 (18.71%) Network Security
12 41 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (11.87%) Cisco PIX
14 32 (11.51%) TCP/IP
15 31 (11.15%) IPsec
16 29 (10.43%) SNMP
17 28 (10.07%) DNS
18 26 (9.35%) Cisco IOS
19 21 (7.55%) VLAN
19 21 (7.55%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
General
1 63 (22.66%) Telecoms
2 36 (12.95%) Finance
3 33 (11.87%) Banking
4 16 (5.76%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.16%) Retail
6 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Local Government
7 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.72%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 93 (33.45%) Network Engineer
2 61 (21.94%) Architect
3 55 (19.78%) Consultant
4 42 (15.11%) Network Architect
5 41 (14.75%) Design Engineer
6 39 (14.03%) IP Engineer
7 34 (12.23%) Network Consultant
8 22 (7.91%) Senior Network Engineer
9 19 (6.83%) Security Engineer
10 16 (5.76%) Voice Engineer
11 14 (5.04%) Cisco Engineer
12 13 (4.68%) Network Design Engineer
12 13 (4.68%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.96%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.96%) Network Security Engineer
14 10 (3.60%) Cisco Consultant
14 10 (3.60%) Voice Network Engineer
15 9 (3.24%) Data Network Engineer
15 9 (3.24%) Network Specialist
16 8 (2.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) XMPP
2 1 (0.36%) Web Services
2 1 (0.36%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (1.44%) Hedge funds
2 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
2 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.08%) FlexPod
4 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.72%) NHS
4 2 (0.72%) SecurID
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.36%) Replication
5 1 (0.36%) AVVID
5 1 (0.36%) Clustering
5 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.40%) Linux
2 14 (5.04%) UNIX
3 13 (4.68%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) VMS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.66%) Network Design
2 33 (11.87%) Network Management
3 29 (10.43%) Load Balancing
4 28 (10.07%) ITIL
5 25 (8.99%) Network Architecture
6 23 (8.27%) Project Management
7 20 (7.19%) Migration
8 11 (3.96%) Change Management
9 10 (3.60%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (3.24%) Low Latency
11 8 (2.88%) WAN Optimisation
11 8 (2.88%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.88%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.52%) Validation
13 6 (2.16%) TOGAF
14 5 (1.80%) Asset Management
14 5 (1.80%) E-Commerce
14 5 (1.80%) Ultra-Low Latency
15 4 (1.44%) Network Monitoring
15 4 (1.44%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.16%) C
1 6 (2.16%) Perl
2 3 (1.08%) Python
3 2 (0.72%) PHP
4 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 278 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (55.04%) CCNP
3 50 (17.99%) CCNA
4 48 (17.27%) CCDP
5 32 (11.51%) CISSP
6 28 (10.07%) Security Cleared
7 25 (8.99%) CCSP
8 20 (7.19%) JNCIE
9 17 (6.12%) Check Point Certification
10 15 (5.40%) SC Cleared
11 14 (5.04%) JNCIP
11 14 (5.04%) CCVP
12 13 (4.68%) CCSE
13 9 (3.24%) CCSA
13 9 (3.24%) Degree
13 9 (3.24%) CCIP
14 8 (2.88%) CCDA
15 6 (2.16%) MCSE
15 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (2.16%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.16%) SLA
3 2 (0.72%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (9.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (5.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (4.68%) FortiGate
4 9 (3.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.36%) Nessus
5 1 (0.36%) Cacti
Vendors
1 246 (88.49%) Cisco
2 106 (38.13%) Juniper
3 90 (32.37%) CheckPoint
4 47 (16.91%) F5
5 26 (9.35%) Microsoft
6 23 (8.27%) Nokia
7 20 (7.19%) Redback
8 17 (6.12%) Riverbed
9 16 (5.76%) VMware
10 14 (5.04%) Radware
11 13 (4.68%) Blue Coat
12 10 (3.60%) Siemens
12 10 (3.60%) Citrix
13 8 (2.88%) Remedy
13 8 (2.88%) Ericsson
13 8 (2.88%) Huawei
14 6 (2.16%) Brocade
14 6 (2.16%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.80%) Polycom
15 5 (1.80%) Avaya
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