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 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 433 440 412
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Contract jobs citing CCIE 161 128 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.38% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 45
Average daily rate
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£438 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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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
9097 9302 7795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.78% 19.32% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5496 4195
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 479 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 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 29 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 -1 55 £475 +11.76% 22
North West +8 31 £463 -2.63% 5
South East -21 28 £425 +10.03% 23
East of England +16 16 £375 - 3
Yorkshire -6 14 £375 -
West Midlands -6 10 £320 -36.00% 7
East Midlands +4 8 £425 - 2
South West +12 1 - - 2
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CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 354 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 297 (83.90%) Cisco
3 211 (59.60%) CCNP
4 165 (46.61%) Firewall
5 144 (40.68%) Juniper
6 134 (37.85%) BGP
7 130 (36.72%) MPLS
8 129 (36.44%) OSPF
9 118 (33.33%) WAN
10 109 (30.79%) LAN
11 102 (28.81%) Data Centre
12 95 (26.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 92 (25.99%) VPN
14 88 (24.86%) Finance
15 86 (24.29%) F5
16 77 (21.75%) CheckPoint
17 71 (20.06%) Network Security
18 69 (19.49%) Cisco ASA
19 66 (18.64%) CCNA
20 65 (18.36%) EIGRP
21 62 (17.51%) Telecoms
22 54 (15.25%) Wireless
23 53 (14.97%) Network Design
24 51 (14.41%) TCP/IP
25 48 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
26 45 (12.71%) Multicast
27 44 (12.43%) Load Balancing
28 42 (11.86%) HSRP
28 42 (11.86%) Low Latency
29 41 (11.58%) Migration

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.82%) Lync
2 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (2.54%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.98%) MS Office
3 6 (1.69%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (46.61%) Firewall
2 134 (37.85%) BGP
3 130 (36.72%) MPLS
4 129 (36.44%) OSPF
5 118 (33.33%) WAN
6 109 (30.79%) LAN
7 95 (26.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 92 (25.99%) VPN
9 71 (20.06%) Network Security
10 69 (19.49%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (18.36%) EIGRP
12 54 (15.25%) Wireless
13 51 (14.41%) TCP/IP
14 48 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
15 45 (12.71%) Multicast
16 42 (11.86%) HSRP
17 38 (10.73%) IPsec
18 36 (10.17%) VRRP
18 36 (10.17%) VoIP
19 34 (9.60%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.85%) MySQL
2 2 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Gerrit
1 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 88 (24.86%) Finance
2 62 (17.51%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.89%) Banking
4 20 (5.65%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.80%) Games
6 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.13%) Retail
7 3 (0.85%) Legal
7 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 150 (42.37%) Network Engineer
2 59 (16.67%) Architect
3 44 (12.43%) Network Architect
4 43 (12.15%) Senior Network Engineer
5 37 (10.45%) Consultant
6 30 (8.47%) IP Engineer
7 24 (6.78%) Design Engineer
7 24 (6.78%) Cisco Engineer
8 23 (6.50%) Network Consultant
9 21 (5.93%) Network Security Engineer
9 21 (5.93%) Security Engineer
10 18 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
11 17 (4.80%) Implementation Engineer
12 15 (4.24%) Network Specialist
13 14 (3.95%) Security Consultant
14 12 (3.39%) Technical Architect
15 10 (2.82%) Analyst
15 10 (2.82%) Network Design Engineer
16 9 (2.54%) Network Support
16 9 (2.54%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.13%) XMPP
2 3 (0.85%) Web Services
3 2 (0.56%) REST
4 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.26%) CMDB
5 7 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.69%) Online Games
7 5 (1.41%) PKI
7 5 (1.41%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.56%) BYOD
9 2 (0.56%) Eurex
9 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.28%) Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) Handset
10 1 (0.28%) IVR
10 1 (0.28%) User Experience
10 1 (0.28%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.47%) Linux
2 28 (7.91%) UNIX
3 26 (7.34%) Windows
4 5 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.97%) Network Design
2 44 (12.43%) Load Balancing
3 42 (11.86%) Low Latency
4 41 (11.58%) Migration
5 28 (7.91%) Network Management
6 25 (7.06%) ITIL
7 18 (5.08%) Change Management
8 17 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (4.52%) E-Commerce
10 15 (4.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (3.95%) Network Architecture
12 13 (3.67%) Project Management
12 13 (3.67%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (3.39%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (2.82%) Validation
15 9 (2.54%) Change Control
16 8 (2.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 8 (2.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.85%) SQL
2 2 (0.56%) Go
2 2 (0.56%) Python
2 2 (0.56%) Ruby
3 1 (0.28%) Java
3 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 354 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 211 (59.60%) CCNP
3 66 (18.64%) CCNA
4 36 (10.17%) CCDP
5 35 (9.89%) Degree
6 31 (8.76%) Security Cleared
7 28 (7.91%) JNCIP
7 28 (7.91%) CCIP
8 24 (6.78%) SC Cleared
9 19 (5.37%) CISSP
10 16 (4.52%) JNCIA
11 14 (3.95%) CCSP
12 12 (3.39%) CCSE
13 11 (3.11%) JNCIE
14 9 (2.54%) CCVP
15 8 (2.26%) HP MASE
15 8 (2.26%) MCSE
15 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (2.26%) CCSA
16 7 (1.98%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.39%) SLA
2 8 (2.26%) QA
3 6 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.13%) XenApp
3 4 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (1.13%) MetaFrame
3 4 (1.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
4 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.56%) Docker
4 2 (0.56%) NFS
4 2 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (5.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (2.26%) HP NNM
3 7 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.69%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.41%) Puppet
6 3 (0.85%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.56%) SCCM
7 2 (0.56%) SCOM
7 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.56%) Ansible
7 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.28%) RANCID
8 1 (0.28%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 297 (83.90%) Cisco
2 144 (40.68%) Juniper
3 86 (24.29%) F5
4 77 (21.75%) CheckPoint
5 32 (9.04%) Citrix
6 30 (8.47%) VMware
7 29 (8.19%) Fortinet
8 28 (7.91%) HP
9 26 (7.34%) Blue Coat
10 19 (5.37%) BT
11 16 (4.52%) SolarWinds
12 12 (3.39%) Riverbed
12 12 (3.39%) NetScout
12 12 (3.39%) Microsoft
13 9 (2.54%) Nokia
14 8 (2.26%) Aruba
14 8 (2.26%) Opsware
15 7 (1.98%) Brocade
15 7 (1.98%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.69%) Remedy
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