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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 243 214 206
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Contract jobs citing CCIE 38 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 1.77% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 21
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £409 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £406 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.99 - £112.50
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
2679 2598 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.81% 26.09% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1663 1399 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 122 121
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 - 17 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £400 +19.40% 2
Berkshire -18 9 £400 -14.43% 4
Surrey -14 3 £500 +17.64% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 93 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (87.10%) Cisco
3 49 (52.69%) CCNP
4 38 (40.86%) Firewall
5 27 (29.03%) MPLS
6 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (24.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (24.73%) Juniper
8 22 (23.66%) LAN
9 21 (22.58%) WAN
9 21 (22.58%) CheckPoint
9 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
10 20 (21.51%) Network Security
10 20 (21.51%) BGP
11 19 (20.43%) Security Cleared
12 18 (19.35%) VPN
13 17 (18.28%) Wireless
13 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
14 15 (16.13%) Network Design
14 15 (16.13%) Telecoms
14 15 (16.13%) Finance
14 15 (16.13%) Migration
15 14 (15.05%) VoIP
15 14 (15.05%) OSPF
16 13 (13.98%) Network Architecture
17 12 (12.90%) F5
18 10 (10.75%) Internet
19 9 (9.68%) SSL
19 9 (9.68%) CCNA
19 9 (9.68%) ITIL

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.86%) Firewall
2 27 (29.03%) MPLS
3 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (24.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (23.66%) LAN
6 21 (22.58%) WAN
7 20 (21.51%) BGP
7 20 (21.51%) Network Security
8 18 (19.35%) VPN
9 17 (18.28%) Wireless
10 14 (15.05%) OSPF
10 14 (15.05%) VoIP
11 10 (10.75%) Internet
12 9 (9.68%) SSL
13 8 (8.60%) HSRP
14 7 (7.53%) SNMP
14 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
14 7 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (6.45%) EIGRP
15 6 (6.45%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
1 15 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Military
2 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 27 (29.03%) Architect
3 21 (22.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (18.28%) Network Architect
5 13 (13.98%) IP Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Principal Architect
7 9 (9.68%) Voice Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) IP Design Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Security Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Design Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Security Architect
10 6 (6.45%) Consultant
10 6 (6.45%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Cisco Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Cisco Network Architect
11 5 (5.38%) IP Network Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) PKI
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) CatOS
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) Migration
1 15 (16.13%) Network Design
2 13 (13.98%) Network Architecture
3 9 (9.68%) Capacity Management
3 9 (9.68%) Information Security
3 9 (9.68%) ITIL
4 7 (7.53%) High Availability
4 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (6.45%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) Service Management
7 4 (4.30%) Business Development
7 4 (4.30%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.30%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (3.23%) Change Management
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.23%) Network Management
8 3 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) C
1 1 (1.08%) Perl
1 1 (1.08%) Python
1 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (52.69%) CCNP
3 19 (20.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.68%) CCNA
5 9 (9.68%) CCSE
5 9 (9.68%) Degree
6 6 (6.45%) CISSP
7 5 (5.38%) CCDP
8 4 (4.30%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.15%) CCIP
10 2 (2.15%) CCSA
10 2 (2.15%) CCVP
11 1 (1.08%) CCDA
11 1 (1.08%) CCSP
11 1 (1.08%) HND
11 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) GLP
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (8.60%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.30%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.08%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 81 (87.10%) Cisco
2 23 (24.73%) Juniper
3 21 (22.58%) CheckPoint
4 12 (12.90%) F5
5 9 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 7 (7.53%) HP
6 7 (7.53%) Verint
7 5 (5.38%) Huawei
8 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.23%) Aruba
9 3 (3.23%) Avaya
9 3 (3.23%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.23%) NetScout
9 3 (3.23%) Nokia
9 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.23%) VMware
10 2 (2.15%) Ericsson
10 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.15%) Remedy