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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 215 195 214
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing CCIE 45 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 1.95% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 14
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£450 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £112.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £112.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- +114.28%
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
2577 2459 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.91% 26.37% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1233 1045
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 117 126
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +3 33 £484 +28.57% 8
Surrey 0 7 £425 +4.29% 4
Kent - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £335 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (92.05%) Cisco
3 41 (46.59%) Firewall
4 39 (44.32%) Telecoms
5 38 (43.18%) CCNP
6 36 (40.91%) OSPF
6 36 (40.91%) BGP
7 33 (37.50%) MPLS
8 31 (35.23%) VPN
9 29 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (28.41%) Juniper
11 24 (27.27%) WAN
12 22 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 22 (25.00%) Network Design
13 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
14 19 (21.59%) F5
14 19 (21.59%) LAN
15 18 (20.45%) EIGRP
15 18 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (20.45%) Load Balancing
16 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
17 15 (17.05%) VoIP
17 15 (17.05%) CCNA
18 14 (15.91%) CCDP
19 13 (14.77%) IPsec
19 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
20 12 (13.64%) Wireless
20 12 (13.64%) Network Security
21 10 (11.36%) CCIP
21 10 (11.36%) TACACS

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 10 (11.36%) Lync
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.59%) Firewall
2 36 (40.91%) OSPF
2 36 (40.91%) BGP
3 33 (37.50%) MPLS
4 31 (35.23%) VPN
5 29 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (27.27%) WAN
7 19 (21.59%) LAN
8 18 (20.45%) EIGRP
8 18 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (17.05%) VoIP
10 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
10 13 (14.77%) IPsec
11 12 (13.64%) Wireless
11 12 (13.64%) Network Security
12 10 (11.36%) TACACS
13 9 (10.23%) DNS
13 9 (10.23%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (10.23%) VLAN
14 7 (7.95%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (44.32%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.59%) Architect
3 18 (20.45%) Design Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) IP Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.95%) Designer
8 6 (6.82%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Network Designer
10 4 (4.55%) Network Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
11 3 (3.41%) Voice Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Security Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Network Design Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) PKI
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.41%) IVR
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) AVVID
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) UNIX
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) Network Design
2 18 (20.45%) Load Balancing
3 6 (6.82%) Migration
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (6.82%) Network Management
3 6 (6.82%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (5.68%) Validation
4 5 (5.68%) ITIL
5 4 (4.55%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.14%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (1.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (1.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.14%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.14%) Electronic Design Automation
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (43.18%) CCNP
3 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
4 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 15 (17.05%) CCNA
6 14 (15.91%) CCDP
7 10 (11.36%) CCIP
7 10 (11.36%) Degree
8 8 (9.09%) CCSP
9 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
10 6 (6.82%) CISSP
11 5 (5.68%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (3.41%) CCSE
13 2 (2.27%) CCSA
13 2 (2.27%) CCVP
13 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
13 2 (2.27%) CCDE
13 2 (2.27%) CCDA
14 1 (1.14%) CISM
14 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.27%) SCCM
3 2 (2.27%) SCOM
4 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 81 (92.05%) Cisco
2 25 (28.41%) Juniper
3 22 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (21.59%) F5
5 8 (9.09%) VMware
6 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.95%) Blue Coat
7 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.68%) Nokia
8 5 (5.68%) Redback
8 5 (5.68%) Radware
9 4 (4.55%) Citrix
9 4 (4.55%) HP
9 4 (4.55%) NetScout
10 3 (3.41%) Huawei
10 3 (3.41%) Verint
10 3 (3.41%) Meraki
10 3 (3.41%) Genesys
11 2 (2.27%) McAfee
11 2 (2.27%) Cramer