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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 59 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing CCIE 9 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 0.69% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 2.20% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
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
275 318 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.65% 31.27% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 141 114
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £221 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 1
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.78 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -36.69%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco
3 19 (70.37%) Juniper
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) CCNP
5 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
5 14 (51.85%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) VPN
7 12 (44.44%) VoIP
7 12 (44.44%) CISSP
7 12 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
7 12 (44.44%) BGP
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (44.44%) F5
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (40.74%) FortiGate
8 11 (40.74%) Network Management
8 11 (40.74%) BIG-IP
8 11 (40.74%) SNMP
8 11 (40.74%) Apache
9 10 (37.04%) IPsec
9 10 (37.04%) MPLS
10 9 (33.33%) CCSP
11 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 8 (29.63%) CCDP
11 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 8 (29.63%) WAN
11 8 (29.63%) Network Design
11 8 (29.63%) Telecoms

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (40.74%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) OSPF
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
4 12 (44.44%) VoIP
4 12 (44.44%) BGP
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (40.74%) BIG-IP
5 11 (40.74%) SNMP
6 10 (37.04%) IPsec
6 10 (37.04%) MPLS
7 8 (29.63%) DNS
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 7 (25.93%) FWSM
9 5 (18.52%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) FDDI
10 4 (14.81%) SMDS
10 4 (14.81%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Design Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) IP Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior IP Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Network Management
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.81%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (62.96%) CCNP
3 12 (44.44%) CISSP
3 12 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
4 9 (33.33%) CCSP
5 8 (29.63%) CCDP
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Degree
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) MCSE
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) Juniper
3 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) F5
5 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.41%) Huawei
6 2 (7.41%) Redback
6 2 (7.41%) Radware
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
6 2 (7.41%) Nokia
7 1 (3.70%) Siemens
7 1 (3.70%) Nortel
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) AlgoSec
7 1 (3.70%) Tufin