The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 South East 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 185 196 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -42
Contract jobs citing CCIE 57 33 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.40% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 1.58% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 15
Average daily rate
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£367 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.22% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £319 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £489 £450
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2418 2091 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.99% 25.06% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1057 898
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £224 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 127 139
Average hourly rate £17.07 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
CCIE
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 +20 41 £339 -20.29% 4
Surrey +9 8 £404 -17.17%
Hampshire -17 4 £450 +14.64% 4
Oxfordshire +5 3 £400 -5.88%
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 97 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (96.91%) Cisco
3 69 (71.13%) Firewall
4 50 (51.55%) CheckPoint
5 48 (49.48%) Juniper
6 46 (47.42%) OSPF
7 44 (45.36%) Telecoms
8 42 (43.30%) CCNP
9 39 (40.21%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (38.14%) MPLS
11 36 (37.11%) BGP
12 35 (36.08%) VPN
13 32 (32.99%) Network Design
14 31 (31.96%) Cisco PIX
15 30 (30.93%) VoIP
16 25 (25.77%) IPsec
17 24 (24.74%) SNMP
17 24 (24.74%) Network Management
18 22 (22.68%) LAN
18 22 (22.68%) CISSP
19 21 (21.65%) WAN
19 21 (21.65%) F5
20 20 (20.62%) FWSM
20 20 (20.62%) Load Balancing
20 20 (20.62%) CCSP
21 19 (19.59%) Nokia
22 17 (17.53%) Check Point Certification
22 17 (17.53%) CCDP
22 17 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
23 16 (16.49%) Network Security

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 11 (11.34%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) Lync
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (71.13%) Firewall
2 46 (47.42%) OSPF
3 39 (40.21%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (38.14%) MPLS
5 36 (37.11%) BGP
6 35 (36.08%) VPN
7 31 (31.96%) Cisco PIX
8 30 (30.93%) VoIP
9 25 (25.77%) IPsec
10 24 (24.74%) SNMP
11 22 (22.68%) LAN
12 21 (21.65%) WAN
13 20 (20.62%) FWSM
14 17 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (16.49%) Network Security
16 15 (15.46%) BIG-IP
17 11 (11.34%) DNS
18 9 (9.28%) UMTS
18 9 (9.28%) VLAN
18 9 (9.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (45.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Design Engineer
2 35 (36.08%) IP Engineer
3 25 (25.77%) Network Engineer
4 18 (18.56%) Consultant
5 16 (16.49%) Architect
6 13 (13.40%) Security Engineer
7 11 (11.34%) Network Consultant
8 10 (10.31%) Network Architect
8 10 (10.31%) Network Design Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) IP Network Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Support Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Senior Design Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) Web Services
1 1 (1.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.03%) AVVID
1 1 (1.03%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) UNIX
2 6 (6.19%) Linux
3 5 (5.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Network Design
2 24 (24.74%) Network Management
3 20 (20.62%) Load Balancing
4 12 (12.37%) Network Architecture
5 10 (10.31%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (8.25%) ITIL
7 6 (6.19%) Project Management
7 6 (6.19%) Validation
8 4 (4.12%) Demand Forecasting
9 3 (3.09%) Migration
9 3 (3.09%) eTOM
9 3 (3.09%) Change Management
9 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.09%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.06%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.06%) TOGAF
11 1 (1.03%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.03%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) C
1 3 (3.09%) Perl
1 3 (3.09%) Python
2 2 (2.06%) PHP
3 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (43.30%) CCNP
3 22 (22.68%) CISSP
4 20 (20.62%) CCSP
5 17 (17.53%) CCDP
5 17 (17.53%) Check Point Certification
6 14 (14.43%) Security Cleared
7 9 (9.28%) CCNA
8 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.15%) Degree
10 3 (3.09%) CCIP
11 2 (2.06%) CCA
11 2 (2.06%) CCDE
11 2 (2.06%) CCSE
11 2 (2.06%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.06%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.03%) CCSA
12 1 (1.03%) CCVP
12 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) FortiGate
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (96.91%) Cisco
2 50 (51.55%) CheckPoint
3 48 (49.48%) Juniper
4 21 (21.65%) F5
5 19 (19.59%) Nokia
6 16 (16.49%) Redback
7 14 (14.43%) Radware
8 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.25%) Blue Coat
9 8 (8.25%) Huawei
10 7 (7.22%) Ericsson
11 3 (3.09%) Avaya
11 3 (3.09%) IBM
12 2 (2.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (2.06%) Brocade
12 2 (2.06%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.06%) VMware
13 1 (1.03%) BT
13 1 (1.03%) Siemens
13 1 (1.03%) Remedy
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