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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 412 435 408
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Contract jobs citing CCIE 171 139 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 1.44% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 74 56
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £533 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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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
9698 9656 7887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.14% 19.47% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5561 5586 4262
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 488 435
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 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 -21 50 £475 +18.75% 19
South East -11 44 £450 +5.88% 14
North West +5 31 £463 - 5
East of England +15 15 £381 -1.61% 4
Yorkshire +1 11 £325 - 2
West Midlands -11 10 £320 -28.88% 4
East Midlands +1 9 £443 +4.11%
South West +4 1 £425 - 5
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UK

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 368 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 315 (85.60%) Cisco
3 227 (61.68%) CCNP
4 171 (46.47%) Firewall
5 150 (40.76%) BGP
6 144 (39.13%) OSPF
6 144 (39.13%) Juniper
7 139 (37.77%) MPLS
8 121 (32.88%) WAN
9 111 (30.16%) LAN
10 105 (28.53%) VPN
11 95 (25.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 85 (23.10%) CheckPoint
13 83 (22.55%) F5
14 82 (22.28%) Finance
15 79 (21.47%) CCNA
16 77 (20.92%) Cisco ASA
17 75 (20.38%) Telecoms
18 69 (18.75%) Network Security
19 64 (17.39%) EIGRP
20 58 (15.76%) Network Design
21 54 (14.67%) Wireless
21 54 (14.67%) TCP/IP
21 54 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
22 48 (13.04%) Load Balancing
23 44 (11.96%) HSRP
24 42 (11.41%) CCDP
25 41 (11.14%) CCIP
25 41 (11.14%) VoIP
25 41 (11.14%) VRRP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (2.72%) Lync
2 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.82%) Apache
4 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.90%) MS Office
2 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 171 (46.47%) Firewall
2 150 (40.76%) BGP
3 144 (39.13%) OSPF
4 139 (37.77%) MPLS
5 121 (32.88%) WAN
6 111 (30.16%) LAN
7 105 (28.53%) VPN
8 95 (25.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 77 (20.92%) Cisco ASA
10 69 (18.75%) Network Security
11 64 (17.39%) EIGRP
12 54 (14.67%) Wireless
12 54 (14.67%) TCP/IP
12 54 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
13 44 (11.96%) HSRP
14 41 (11.14%) VoIP
14 41 (11.14%) VRRP
15 40 (10.87%) Multicast
16 35 (9.51%) Ethernet
17 34 (9.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.09%) MySQL
2 2 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.27%) Gerrit
1 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 82 (22.28%) Finance
2 75 (20.38%) Telecoms
3 33 (8.97%) Banking
4 19 (5.16%) Investment Banking
4 19 (5.16%) Games
5 5 (1.36%) Retail
6 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 62 (16.85%) Architect
3 41 (11.14%) Network Architect
4 40 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
5 38 (10.33%) Consultant
6 36 (9.78%) IP Engineer
7 33 (8.97%) Cisco Engineer
8 25 (6.79%) Design Engineer
9 22 (5.98%) Operations Engineer
10 21 (5.71%) Implementation Engineer
10 21 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
10 21 (5.71%) Security Engineer
11 19 (5.16%) Network Consultant
12 15 (4.08%) Network Specialist
13 13 (3.53%) Security Consultant
14 12 (3.26%) Voice Engineer
15 11 (2.99%) Analyst
16 10 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (2.72%) Support Engineer
16 10 (2.72%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.27%) REST
1 1 (0.27%) LAMP
1 1 (0.27%) XMPP
1 1 (0.27%) CSS
1 1 (0.27%) SOAP
1 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.17%) PKI
2 8 (2.17%) Online Games
2 8 (2.17%) CMDB
3 7 (1.90%) FlexPod
4 5 (1.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.36%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.09%) IVR
5 4 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.54%) Open Source
6 2 (0.54%) BYOD
6 2 (0.54%) Eurex
6 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.27%) Life Science
7 1 (0.27%) Clustering
7 1 (0.27%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.24%) Linux
2 33 (8.97%) UNIX
3 21 (5.71%) Windows
4 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.09%) Solaris
5 4 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.76%) Network Design
2 48 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 41 (11.14%) Low Latency
4 40 (10.87%) Migration
5 29 (7.88%) ITIL
6 23 (6.25%) Network Management
7 18 (4.89%) Change Management
7 18 (4.89%) E-Commerce
8 17 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 13 (3.53%) Network Architecture
10 13 (3.53%) Service Delivery
11 12 (3.26%) Validation
11 12 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.26%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (2.99%) Project Management
13 9 (2.45%) Change Control
13 9 (2.45%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (2.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.36%) Perl
2 4 (1.09%) SQL
3 2 (0.54%) Python
4 1 (0.27%) Go
4 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 368 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 227 (61.68%) CCNP
3 79 (21.47%) CCNA
4 42 (11.41%) CCDP
5 41 (11.14%) CCIP
6 40 (10.87%) Security Cleared
7 31 (8.42%) SC Cleared
8 30 (8.15%) JNCIP
9 25 (6.79%) Degree
10 21 (5.71%) JNCIA
11 17 (4.62%) CISSP
12 14 (3.80%) CCSP
13 11 (2.99%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.99%) CCSE
14 10 (2.72%) JNCIE
15 9 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (2.45%) MCSE
16 8 (2.17%) CCDA
16 8 (2.17%) CCVP
17 7 (1.90%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.35%) SLA
2 8 (2.17%) QA
3 6 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.09%) MetaFrame
3 4 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (1.09%) XenApp
4 2 (0.54%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (5.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.17%) HP NNM
2 8 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (1.36%) Puppet
4 4 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.09%) OpenNMS
4 4 (1.09%) RANCID
5 3 (0.82%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.82%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.54%) SCCM
6 2 (0.54%) SCOM
7 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 315 (85.60%) Cisco
2 144 (39.13%) Juniper
3 85 (23.10%) CheckPoint
4 83 (22.55%) F5
5 34 (9.24%) Citrix
6 31 (8.42%) VMware
7 30 (8.15%) Blue Coat
7 30 (8.15%) Fortinet
7 30 (8.15%) HP
8 24 (6.52%) BT
9 15 (4.08%) SolarWinds
10 13 (3.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (3.26%) NetScout
12 11 (2.99%) Riverbed
12 11 (2.99%) Verint
13 10 (2.72%) Nokia
14 8 (2.17%) Opsware
15 7 (1.90%) Remedy
15 7 (1.90%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.63%) Avaya
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago