The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 58 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing CCIE 15 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 0.53% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.87% 2.03% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
308 246 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.85% 26.09% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 110 110
Average daily rate £380 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% -10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram 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

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
3 19 (76.00%) CCNP
3 19 (76.00%) Firewall
4 17 (68.00%) Juniper
5 14 (56.00%) Cisco PIX
5 14 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (56.00%) F5
6 13 (52.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (52.00%) OSPF
6 13 (52.00%) VoIP
7 12 (48.00%) CISSP
7 12 (48.00%) VPN
7 12 (48.00%) Check Point Certification
7 12 (48.00%) BGP
7 12 (48.00%) MPLS
8 11 (44.00%) IPsec
8 11 (44.00%) SNMP
8 11 (44.00%) Apache
8 11 (44.00%) Network Management
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (44.00%) FortiGate
8 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
9 10 (40.00%) CCSP
10 9 (36.00%) CCDP
10 9 (36.00%) DNS
11 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
11 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
11 8 (32.00%) FWSM
12 7 (28.00%) Network Design

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (52.00%) OSPF
3 13 (52.00%) VoIP
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
4 12 (48.00%) MPLS
4 12 (48.00%) BGP
5 11 (44.00%) IPsec
5 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
5 11 (44.00%) SNMP
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (36.00%) DNS
7 8 (32.00%) FWSM
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
9 6 (24.00%) Network Security
10 2 (8.00%) VLAN
10 2 (8.00%) FDDI
10 2 (8.00%) SMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Design Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) IP Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Network Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior IP Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Security Designer
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Network Management
2 7 (28.00%) Network Design
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) eTOM
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (76.00%) CCNP
3 12 (48.00%) CISSP
3 12 (48.00%) Check Point Certification
4 10 (40.00%) CCSP
5 9 (36.00%) CCDP
6 5 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (4.00%) CCSA
9 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
9 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
9 1 (4.00%) MCSE
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
3 14 (56.00%) F5
4 13 (52.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.00%) Huawei
6 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.00%) Nokia
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Radware
6 2 (8.00%) Redback
7 1 (4.00%) AlgoSec
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) Tufin