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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 223 245 199
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -46
Contract jobs citing CCIE 43 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 1.11% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 20
Median daily rate £450 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £345 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+22.97% -11.11%
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
2490 2343 2481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.26% 24.81% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1461 1321 1230
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 122 100
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.90 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 26 £444 +9.90%
Hampshire +12 11 £463 - 4
Buckinghamshire +16 3 - -
Surrey -8 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (82.02%) Cisco
3 43 (48.31%) CCNP
4 28 (31.46%) Firewall
5 26 (29.21%) MPLS
6 24 (26.97%) Juniper
7 23 (25.84%) CheckPoint
8 22 (24.72%) LAN
8 22 (24.72%) WAN
8 22 (24.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (23.60%) VPN
10 20 (22.47%) BGP
10 20 (22.47%) Network Security
10 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
12 15 (16.85%) Finance
13 14 (15.73%) Migration
13 14 (15.73%) OSPF
13 14 (15.73%) Network Architecture
14 13 (14.61%) Capacity Management
14 13 (14.61%) F5
14 13 (14.61%) Data Centre
14 13 (14.61%) CCSE
14 13 (14.61%) Network Design
15 12 (13.48%) CCNA
16 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
17 10 (11.24%) Cisco PIX
17 10 (11.24%) Load Balancing
17 10 (11.24%) Internet
17 10 (11.24%) Wireless

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) PaaS
1 3 (3.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) Firewall
2 26 (29.21%) MPLS
3 22 (24.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (24.72%) LAN
3 22 (24.72%) WAN
4 21 (23.60%) VPN
5 20 (22.47%) BGP
5 20 (22.47%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (22.47%) Network Security
6 14 (15.73%) OSPF
7 10 (11.24%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (11.24%) Internet
7 10 (11.24%) IPsec
7 10 (11.24%) Wireless
8 9 (10.11%) DNS
8 9 (10.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (8.99%) DHCP
9 8 (8.99%) EIGRP
9 8 (8.99%) VoIP
10 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
2 15 (16.85%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Military
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Local Government
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Architect
2 29 (32.58%) Network Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Network Architect
4 16 (17.98%) Consultant
5 12 (13.48%) Principal Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) Security Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Technical Architect
7 9 (10.11%) IP Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Network Consultant
8 8 (8.99%) Security Architect
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Check Point Expert
10 6 (6.74%) IP Expert
10 6 (6.74%) IP Security Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Network Security Consultant
10 6 (6.74%) Senior IP Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Security Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.12%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) IVR
3 1 (1.12%) PKI
3 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) CatOS
5 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) Migration
1 14 (15.73%) Network Architecture
2 13 (14.61%) Capacity Management
2 13 (14.61%) Network Design
3 10 (11.24%) Load Balancing
4 9 (10.11%) Service Management
5 8 (8.99%) Information Security
6 7 (7.87%) Business Development
6 7 (7.87%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL
8 4 (4.49%) Change Management
8 4 (4.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) SIEM
8 4 (4.49%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 3 (3.37%) High Availability
9 3 (3.37%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.12%) C
1 1 (1.12%) Perl
1 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (48.31%) CCNP
3 13 (14.61%) CCSE
4 12 (13.48%) CCNA
5 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.11%) Degree
7 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.74%) Chartered Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) CISSP
10 3 (3.37%) CCA
10 3 (3.37%) CCDP
10 3 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.37%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.25%) CCIP
11 2 (2.25%) CCSA
11 2 (2.25%) CCVP
12 1 (1.12%) CCDA
12 1 (1.12%) HND
12 1 (1.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.25%) GLP
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.12%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 73 (82.02%) Cisco
2 24 (26.97%) Juniper
3 23 (25.84%) CheckPoint
4 13 (14.61%) F5
5 6 (6.74%) Aruba
5 6 (6.74%) Huawei
6 5 (5.62%) Citrix
7 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.49%) HP
7 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.49%) VMware
8 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.37%) NetScout
8 3 (3.37%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.37%) Verint
9 2 (2.25%) Avaya
9 2 (2.25%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.25%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.12%) Arqiva
10 1 (1.12%) Palo Alto