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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 139 143 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing CCIE 18 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.43% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 2.23% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 1
Median daily rate £600 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £26.29
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
606 806 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.03% 19.24% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 449 316
Median daily rate £450 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £239 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 48
Median hourly rate £35.63 £31.35 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.65% +86.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.71 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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
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 4 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 8 £525 +10.52% 1
Lancashire - 7 £600 -
Cheshire +8 2 £663 +32.50%
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 21 (61.76%) Cisco
3 20 (58.82%) LAN
4 18 (52.94%) CCNP
4 18 (52.94%) WAN
5 16 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
7 12 (35.29%) Firewall
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (35.29%) VoIP
8 11 (32.35%) ITIL
8 11 (32.35%) ITIL V3
8 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
9 10 (29.41%) Network Security
9 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
9 10 (29.41%) CCNA
10 9 (26.47%) Internet
10 9 (26.47%) Network Design
10 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
11 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 5 (14.71%) Brocade
13 5 (14.71%) FWSM
13 5 (14.71%) NX-OS
13 5 (14.71%) HP
13 5 (14.71%) SAN
13 5 (14.71%) Service Management
13 5 (14.71%) DNS
13 5 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (11.76%) DHCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) LAN
2 18 (52.94%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (35.29%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
5 10 (29.41%) Network Security
6 9 (26.47%) Internet
7 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 5 (14.71%) FWSM
8 5 (14.71%) NX-OS
8 5 (14.71%) SAN
9 4 (11.76%) Broadband
9 4 (11.76%) DHCP
9 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
9 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
9 4 (11.76%) VLAN
9 4 (11.76%) VPN
10 3 (8.82%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Architect
2 13 (38.24%) Network Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Specialist
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) TOGAF Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Principal Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Manager
8 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL V3
1 11 (32.35%) TOGAF
2 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
3 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
3 9 (26.47%) Network Design
4 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) SIEM
8 1 (2.94%) Software Licensing
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) CCNP
3 10 (29.41%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 4 (11.76%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) CASP
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP
6 1 (2.94%) CSSLP
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%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Brocade
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) F5
3 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) LANDesk