The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 132 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing CCIE 6 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 2.90% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Median daily rate £375 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £45.00
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
820 999 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.43% 30.17% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 620 699
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the South West region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the South West region.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Bristol -3 3 £381 -
Gloucestershire 0 1 £400 +1.91% 2
Wiltshire -8 1 - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) CCNP
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) BGP
5 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP
7 5 (35.71%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) HSRP
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
8 4 (28.57%) Change Management
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) MPLS
9 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (21.43%) TACACS
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) Wireless
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) Information Security
9 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
9 3 (21.43%) ProxySG
9 3 (21.43%) Informatics
9 3 (21.43%) Computer Science

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
5 4 (28.57%) HSRP
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) TACACS
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
7 2 (14.29%) SSH
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
5 1 (7.14%) IT Assistant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Director
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Informatics
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Health Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) ProxySG
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto