The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 197 207 225
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing CCIE 56 48 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 1.88% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 6
Average daily rate £450 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £455 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £388 £410
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2352 2553 2104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.49% 27.46% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1224 1002
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 104 111
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 25 £475 +14.45% 3
Berkshire -2 22 £443 -1.66% 5
Surrey -6 6 £550 +144.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 3 - - 3
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (85.06%) Cisco
3 49 (56.32%) CCNP
4 46 (52.87%) Firewall
5 30 (34.48%) MPLS
6 29 (33.33%) WAN
6 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 27 (31.03%) LAN
7 27 (31.03%) BGP
8 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (26.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (26.44%) OSPF
9 23 (26.44%) Juniper
10 18 (20.69%) Wireless
11 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
11 17 (19.54%) Network Security
12 16 (18.39%) Migration
12 16 (18.39%) CheckPoint
12 16 (18.39%) ITIL
12 16 (18.39%) VPN
13 15 (17.24%) Finance
14 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
14 14 (16.09%) DNS
14 14 (16.09%) SSL
14 14 (16.09%) F5
14 14 (16.09%) Palo Alto
15 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
15 13 (14.94%) VoIP
16 12 (13.79%) Network Design
16 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
2 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (52.87%) Firewall
2 30 (34.48%) MPLS
3 29 (33.33%) WAN
4 27 (31.03%) BGP
4 27 (31.03%) LAN
5 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (26.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (26.44%) OSPF
7 18 (20.69%) Wireless
8 17 (19.54%) Network Security
9 16 (18.39%) VPN
10 14 (16.09%) DNS
10 14 (16.09%) SSL
11 13 (14.94%) VoIP
12 12 (13.79%) EIGRP
12 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP
13 11 (12.64%) DHCP
13 11 (12.64%) HSRP
13 11 (12.64%) SNMP
14 9 (10.34%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Military
4 2 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (49.43%) Network Engineer
2 20 (22.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (17.24%) Architect
5 13 (14.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (13.79%) IP Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Network Architect
8 8 (9.20%) Design Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Voice Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) IP Design Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) IP Network Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Security Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Cisco Architect
12 4 (4.60%) Cisco Network Architect
12 4 (4.60%) Consultant
12 4 (4.60%) Security Consultant
13 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (3.45%) Network Designer
13 3 (3.45%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Clustering
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) PKI
4 2 (2.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.45%) CatOS
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) ITIL
1 16 (18.39%) Migration
2 12 (13.79%) Network Design
3 10 (11.49%) Network Architecture
4 8 (9.20%) Change Management
5 6 (6.90%) Information Security
5 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.90%) Project Management
6 5 (5.75%) High Availability
7 4 (4.60%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.60%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.60%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Network Management
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.30%) Change Control
9 2 (2.30%) Database Security
9 2 (2.30%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) Perl
2 1 (1.15%) Python
2 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (56.32%) CCNP
3 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
4 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
5 11 (12.64%) Degree
6 8 (9.20%) CCNA
7 5 (5.75%) CISSP
7 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.60%) CCDE
8 4 (4.60%) CCSE
9 3 (3.45%) CCDP
9 3 (3.45%) CCVP
9 3 (3.45%) JNCIE
9 3 (3.45%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.30%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.30%) MCP
11 1 (1.15%) CCIP
11 1 (1.15%) CCSP
11 1 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.15%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.30%) Nessus
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 74 (85.06%) Cisco
2 23 (26.44%) Juniper
3 16 (18.39%) CheckPoint
4 14 (16.09%) F5
4 14 (16.09%) Palo Alto
5 6 (6.90%) Verint
6 4 (4.60%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) Aruba
7 3 (3.45%) Cyberoam
7 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.45%) Huawei
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.45%) NetScout
7 3 (3.45%) Nokia
7 3 (3.45%) Polycom
7 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.30%) Brocade
8 2 (2.30%) Qualys
8 2 (2.30%) Splunk