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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 133 133 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing CCIE 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £366 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +22.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -0.62%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
934 886 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.19% 28.88% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 566 352
Average daily rate £393 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 44
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Wiltshire - 10 - -
Devon - 1 £400 -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 4 (33.33%) BYOD
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Verint
6 3 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) IVR
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (25.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) ISDN
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) VRRP
7 2 (16.67%) CCVP
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) H.323
7 2 (16.67%) CCDP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) VRRP
3 2 (16.67%) H.323
3 2 (16.67%) ISDN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) HSRP
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) GLBP
4 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) BYOD
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) WFM
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCDP
3 2 (16.67%) CCVP
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Verint
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Radware
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed