The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 62 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing CCIE 6 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 1.80% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 5.56% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £331 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -2.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
276 324 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 32.46% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 140 100
Average daily rate £375 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 6
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -19.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Juniper
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (42.86%) FWSM
5 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) OSPF
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
5 6 (42.86%) CCDP
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 4 (28.57%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) Nokia
7 4 (28.57%) Radware
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Redback
7 4 (28.57%) RIP
7 4 (28.57%) SNMP
7 4 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (28.57%) CCSP
7 4 (28.57%) CISSP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) VPN
1 7 (50.00%) IPsec
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (42.86%) FWSM
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) RIP
4 4 (28.57%) SNMP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) TACACS
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) IP Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) CCDP
3 4 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCSP
3 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCDA
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Nokia
4 4 (28.57%) Radware
4 4 (28.57%) Redback
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Verint
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Huawei