The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 139 127 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing CCIE 13 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 1.62% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £415 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
CCIE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
819 557 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.62% 17.93% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 268 234
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 56 53
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £15.15 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £46.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the North West region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the North West region.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 August 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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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
Cheshire -8 7 £488 +2.63% 4
Manchester -6 4 £450 - 3
Cumbria - 2 £413 -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (79.07%) Cisco
3 29 (67.44%) CCNP
4 20 (46.51%) LAN
4 20 (46.51%) WAN
5 17 (39.53%) BGP
6 15 (34.88%) OSPF
7 13 (30.23%) Juniper
7 13 (30.23%) VPN
8 12 (27.91%) MPLS
8 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
9 11 (25.58%) CCNA
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (18.60%) Network Security
11 8 (18.60%) JNCIP
11 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
11 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) UNIX
11 8 (18.60%) Firewall
11 8 (18.60%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (16.28%) RSVP
12 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
12 7 (16.28%) CCDP
12 7 (16.28%) Migration
12 7 (16.28%) 802.1X
12 7 (16.28%) Junos
12 7 (16.28%) HSRP
13 6 (13.95%) IOS XR
13 6 (13.95%) BT 21CN
13 6 (13.95%) JNCIA

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) LAN
1 20 (46.51%) WAN
2 17 (39.53%) BGP
3 15 (34.88%) OSPF
4 13 (30.23%) VPN
5 12 (27.91%) MPLS
6 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
7 8 (18.60%) Firewall
7 8 (18.60%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (18.60%) Network Security
8 7 (16.28%) RSVP
8 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
8 7 (16.28%) Junos
8 7 (16.28%) HSRP
9 6 (13.95%) IOS XR
9 6 (13.95%) Broadband
9 6 (13.95%) IPv4
9 6 (13.95%) IPv6
9 6 (13.95%) VRRP
General
1 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Architect
1 17 (39.53%) Network Architect
2 7 (16.28%) IP Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Technical Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Network Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Network Support
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Life Science
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Network Design
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 4 (9.30%) Stress Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.98%) Network Management
6 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (67.44%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) CCNA
4 8 (18.60%) JNCIP
5 7 (16.28%) CCDP
6 6 (13.95%) CCIP
6 6 (13.95%) JNCIA
7 4 (9.30%) MCSE
7 4 (9.30%) Degree
7 4 (9.30%) CCA
7 4 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.30%) CCEE
7 4 (9.30%) CCAA
8 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.65%) JNCIE
10 1 (2.33%) CCSA
10 1 (2.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.30%) MetaFrame
1 4 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (9.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.33%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Juniper
3 6 (13.95%) BT
4 5 (11.63%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) AppSense
5 4 (9.30%) Aruba
6 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.65%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.33%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Opsware
8 1 (2.33%) NetScout
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