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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England / North West
Rank 129 150 121
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs citing CCIE 8 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.26% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 1.38% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £488 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +27.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £436 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.16% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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
500 723 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 18.85% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 369 341
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 52 59
Median hourly rate £41.63 £39.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 5 - - 1
Cheshire +33 1 £425 -12.82%
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (70.59%) LAN
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco
4 22 (64.71%) WAN
5 19 (55.88%) CCNP
6 17 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
8 12 (35.29%) TOGAF
8 12 (35.29%) CCNA
8 12 (35.29%) VoIP
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL V3
10 10 (29.41%) Network Security
10 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
10 10 (29.41%) Firewall
10 10 (29.41%) Internet
11 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
12 8 (23.53%) CCDP
13 7 (20.59%) Degree
14 6 (17.65%) Network Design
14 6 (17.65%) VMware
15 5 (14.71%) Service Management
15 5 (14.71%) Citrix
15 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
16 4 (11.76%) vSphere
16 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (11.76%) High Availability
16 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
16 4 (11.76%) Broadband

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) LAN
2 22 (64.71%) WAN
3 17 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall
5 10 (29.41%) Internet
5 10 (29.41%) Network Security
6 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (11.76%) Broadband
7 4 (11.76%) DNS
7 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.82%) DHCP
8 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
8 3 (8.82%) OSPF
8 3 (8.82%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) FCoE
9 2 (5.88%) IPsec
9 2 (5.88%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Network Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Principal Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Manager
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) BYOD
4 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Solaris
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL V3
3 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
4 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
5 6 (17.65%) Network Design
6 5 (14.71%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) High Availability
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
10 1 (2.94%) BCP
10 1 (2.94%) Change Management
10 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Operations
10 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Software Licensing
10 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) CCNA
4 8 (23.53%) CCDP
5 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.94%) PMP
6 1 (2.94%) VCAP
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) Juniper
4 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.82%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Lancope
7 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire