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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 62 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing CCIE 9 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 0.55% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 1.51% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
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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
247 397 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.72% 36.69% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 191 101
Average daily rate £375 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £235 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 4
Average hourly rate £17.04 £14.84 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.79% +6.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £25.00 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) Juniper
5 11 (55.00%) CCNP
6 9 (45.00%) OSPF
7 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (35.00%) F5
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (35.00%) BGP
8 7 (35.00%) VPN
9 6 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (30.00%) CISSP
9 6 (30.00%) LAN
9 6 (30.00%) VoIP
9 6 (30.00%) WAN
9 6 (30.00%) Network Design
9 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
9 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
10 5 (25.00%) Network Management
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
10 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 5 (25.00%) MPLS
10 5 (25.00%) Apache
10 5 (25.00%) SNMP
11 4 (20.00%) Python
11 4 (20.00%) PPP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) OSPF
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (35.00%) BGP
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 6 (30.00%) VoIP
5 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) SNMP
6 5 (25.00%) MPLS
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
6 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (20.00%) X.25
7 4 (20.00%) IGRP
7 4 (20.00%) FDDI
7 4 (20.00%) SMDS
7 4 (20.00%) SNA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) IP Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Design Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Network Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (15.00%) CCSP
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) CCDP
6 1 (5.00%) CCIP
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (35.00%) F5
5 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) Huawei
6 2 (10.00%) Radware
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Redback
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) Nortel
7 1 (5.00%) Siemens
7 1 (5.00%) BMC
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) AlgoSec
7 1 (5.00%) SevOne
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) Tufin