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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 160 126 139
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Contract jobs citing CCIE 7 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.82% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 3.86% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate £450 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.99 - £112.50
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
862 828 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 21.33% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 365 302
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 89 82
Average hourly rate £43.00 £38.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% +113.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £59.00 £37.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Cheshire -8 5 £425 -15.00%
Manchester -21 2 £475 +26.66% 2
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNP
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (35.00%) Juniper
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Network Design
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (15.00%) F5
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (15.00%) CCNA
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
9 3 (15.00%) CCSA
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) Citrix
10 2 (10.00%) VMware
10 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
10 2 (10.00%) CCDP
10 2 (10.00%) Internet

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.00%) IPsec
8 1 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
8 1 (5.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) VPLS
8 1 (5.00%) WAAS
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
1 10 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IP Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) CCSA
4 2 (10.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.00%) CCSP
5 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Meraki
5 2 (10.00%) Nokia
5 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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