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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 230 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +15
Contract jobs citing CCIE 28 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.68% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 2.49% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 7
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£413 £381 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £298 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £455 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £406 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
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
2323 2445 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.83% 27.30% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1329 1185 1070
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 95 133
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.33 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -9 18 £395 +14.40% 6
Hampshire -1 3 - -
West Sussex -10 2 £450 -
Surrey -15 1 - - 4
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (86.84%) Cisco
3 36 (47.37%) CCNP
3 36 (47.37%) Firewall
4 29 (38.16%) OSPF
5 28 (36.84%) BGP
5 28 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 25 (32.89%) MPLS
7 23 (30.26%) Juniper
8 22 (28.95%) VPN
9 21 (27.63%) WAN
9 21 (27.63%) Data Centre
10 20 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (23.68%) CCNA
12 17 (22.37%) LAN
12 17 (22.37%) Network Design
13 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
13 15 (19.74%) Load Balancing
13 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (18.42%) F5
15 13 (17.11%) CCDP
15 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
15 13 (17.11%) Network Security
16 11 (14.47%) Degree
16 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
16 11 (14.47%) DNS
16 11 (14.47%) Finance
16 11 (14.47%) Wireless
16 11 (14.47%) IPsec
17 10 (13.16%) VoIP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (13.16%) Lync
2 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.32%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (47.37%) Firewall
2 29 (38.16%) OSPF
3 28 (36.84%) BGP
4 25 (32.89%) MPLS
5 22 (28.95%) VPN
6 21 (27.63%) WAN
7 20 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (22.37%) LAN
9 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (17.11%) Network Security
10 13 (17.11%) EIGRP
11 11 (14.47%) DNS
11 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
11 11 (14.47%) IPsec
11 11 (14.47%) Wireless
12 10 (13.16%) VLAN
12 10 (13.16%) Unified Communications
12 10 (13.16%) VoIP
13 9 (11.84%) DHCP
13 9 (11.84%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.47%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Design Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) IP Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Designer
8 5 (6.58%) Network Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Network Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Technical Design Authority
11 2 (2.63%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.63%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) Security Designer
11 2 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) HPUX
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Network Design
2 15 (19.74%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.58%) Network Management
3 5 (6.58%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (5.26%) Migration
4 4 (5.26%) ITIL
4 4 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (3.95%) Validation
5 3 (3.95%) Information Security
5 3 (3.95%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.63%) SIEM
7 1 (1.32%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (1.32%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.32%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (1.32%) Database Security
7 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (47.37%) CCNP
3 18 (23.68%) CCNA
4 13 (17.11%) CCDP
5 11 (14.47%) Degree
6 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
7 8 (10.53%) CISSP
8 7 (9.21%) CCSP
8 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
9 5 (6.58%) CCVP
9 5 (6.58%) CCIP
9 5 (6.58%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.95%) CCSE
12 2 (2.63%) CCSA
12 2 (2.63%) CCDA
12 2 (2.63%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.63%) JNCIP
13 1 (1.32%) JNCIE
13 1 (1.32%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.32%) vCloud
3 1 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) Juniper
3 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
4 14 (18.42%) F5
5 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.58%) Radware
6 5 (6.58%) VMware
6 5 (6.58%) Redback
6 5 (6.58%) Nokia
7 4 (5.26%) Lancope
7 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.26%) NetScout
8 3 (3.95%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.95%) Huawei
8 3 (3.95%) Meraki
8 3 (3.95%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.95%) Genesys
9 2 (2.63%) HP
9 2 (2.63%) Brocade
10 1 (1.32%) Imperva