The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
Rank 395 425 401
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Contract jobs citing CCIE 205 200 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 1.87% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 116 125
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £420 £408
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 - £26.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £26.29

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9111 10677 10412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.36% 21.02% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5799 6487 6098
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 499 490
Median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +102.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE within the UK.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCIE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CCIE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE within the UK.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCIE
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CCIE Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CCIE
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
England +37 190 £431 -4.69% 24
South East +37 68 £450 +4.34% 9
London -18 66 £463 -5.12% 10
Berkshire +24 28 £431 +4.54% 3
Reading +15 21 £425 -2.85% 2
Tyne and Wear - 18 £340 - 1
North East - 18 £340 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 18 £340 - 1
Hampshire +2 15 £400 -10.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 12 £525 -
Yorkshire +12 11 £425 +14.86%
Milton Keynes - 10 £513 -
North West +20 9 £375 -22.07%
Scotland +27 8 £319 -17.20%
West Yorkshire +15 8 £650 +103.12%
Hook +12 8 £385 -13.48% 1
East of England +7 8 £460 +11.51% 1
Renfrewshire - 8 £319 -
Surrey +17 7 £550 +22.22% 1
Croydon - 7 £450 -
Erskine - 6 £319 -
Manchester +16 5 - -
West Midlands -3 5 £375 - 2
Leeds +13 4 £325 +1.56%
Brighton - 4 - - 1
East Sussex - 4 - - 1
South West +7 3 £510 +36.00%
Portsmouth +2 3 £400 -17.94%
Bedfordshire - 3 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £495 - 1

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for CCIE.

1 480 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 429 (89.38%) Cisco
3 298 (62.08%) CCNP
4 201 (41.88%) Firewall
5 176 (36.67%) WAN
6 167 (34.79%) LAN
7 152 (31.67%) Juniper
8 126 (26.25%) Wireless
9 123 (25.63%) CCNA
10 117 (24.38%) CheckPoint
11 101 (21.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 100 (20.83%) F5
12 100 (20.83%) MPLS
13 97 (20.21%) Network Security
14 96 (20.00%) Network Design
15 94 (19.58%) ITIL
16 89 (18.54%) Data Centre
17 88 (18.33%) Finance
17 88 (18.33%) Security Cleared
18 85 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
19 83 (17.29%) SC Cleared
20 82 (17.08%) CCDP
21 74 (15.42%) VPN
22 71 (14.79%) Windows
23 70 (14.58%) VoIP
24 64 (13.33%) Telecoms
25 60 (12.50%) Palo Alto
26 58 (12.08%) BGP
27 57 (11.88%) OSPF
28 54 (11.25%) Aruba

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (1.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (1.25%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.04%) IIS
5 4 (0.83%) Apache
5 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (1.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (5.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.96%) Office 365
3 15 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.46%) SaaS
5 6 (1.25%) PaaS
6 5 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.04%) IaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Akamai
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 201 (41.88%) Firewall
2 176 (36.67%) WAN
3 167 (34.79%) LAN
4 126 (26.25%) Wireless
5 101 (21.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 100 (20.83%) MPLS
7 97 (20.21%) Network Security
8 85 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
9 74 (15.42%) VPN
10 70 (14.58%) VoIP
11 58 (12.08%) BGP
12 57 (11.88%) OSPF
13 51 (10.63%) TCP/IP
14 42 (8.75%) Unified Communications
14 42 (8.75%) VLAN
15 41 (8.54%) BIG-IP
16 38 (7.92%) WLAN
17 35 (7.29%) DHCP
17 35 (7.29%) DNS
18 31 (6.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.83%) JIRA
2 4 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 88 (18.33%) Finance
2 64 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.04%) Banking
4 21 (4.38%) Retail
5 14 (2.92%) Back Office
6 9 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.83%) Law
8 3 (0.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (44.17%) Network Engineer
2 133 (27.71%) Architect
3 73 (15.21%) Network Architect
4 59 (12.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 53 (11.04%) Consultant
6 45 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 40 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 31 (6.46%) Design Engineer
9 30 (6.25%) Network Consultant
9 30 (6.25%) Security Architect
9 30 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 29 (6.04%) Cisco Architect
10 29 (6.04%) Network Security Architect
10 29 (6.04%) Network Security Engineer
10 29 (6.04%) Security Engineer
11 22 (4.58%) Cisco Network Architect
11 22 (4.58%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 19 (3.96%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
13 17 (3.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
14 15 (3.13%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.54%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.88%) XMPP
3 4 (0.83%) Middleware
4 3 (0.63%) COM
5 2 (0.42%) CSS
5 2 (0.42%) REST
5 2 (0.42%) RFC 2544
6 1 (0.21%) CCXML
6 1 (0.21%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (0.21%) RFC 2833
6 1 (0.21%) VXML
6 1 (0.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.54%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.46%) NHS
7 5 (1.04%) IVR
7 5 (1.04%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.83%) Clustering
8 4 (0.83%) MPEG
8 4 (0.83%) PKI
8 4 (0.83%) Replication
9 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.42%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.21%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.79%) Windows
2 41 (8.54%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.33%) Unix
4 13 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.88%) Linux
6 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.42%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Android
10 1 (0.21%) Solaris
10 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.00%) Network Design
2 94 (19.58%) ITIL
3 39 (8.13%) Service Management
4 38 (7.92%) Migration
5 35 (7.29%) Network Architecture
6 33 (6.88%) Load Balancing
7 25 (5.21%) ITSM
8 24 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 22 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (4.17%) Project Management
11 18 (3.75%) Change Management
11 18 (3.75%) High Availability
12 16 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (3.33%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.92%) Network Management
13 14 (2.92%) Presales
14 12 (2.50%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (2.50%) Problem Management
15 11 (2.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.71%) SQL
2 4 (0.83%) C
2 4 (0.83%) PowerShell
2 4 (0.83%) Python
3 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 480 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 298 (62.08%) CCNP
3 123 (25.63%) CCNA
4 88 (18.33%) Security Cleared
5 83 (17.29%) SC Cleared
6 82 (17.08%) CCDP
7 45 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (9.17%) Degree
9 41 (8.54%) CCSE
9 41 (8.54%) MCSE
10 39 (8.13%) JNCIE
11 36 (7.50%) CCIP
12 35 (7.29%) CCSA
13 32 (6.67%) JNCIA
14 23 (4.79%) JNCIP
15 22 (4.58%) HP ASE
15 22 (4.58%) HP MASE
16 20 (4.17%) CCSP
17 13 (2.71%) CCDE
18 12 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.67%) vSphere
6 4 (0.83%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.63%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.42%) Firmware
8 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.42%) vCloud
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 33 (6.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 25 (5.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 21 (4.38%) Cisco UCCE
5 20 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.04%) Cisco CME
8 4 (0.83%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.63%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.42%) Cacti
10 2 (0.42%) Endace
10 2 (0.42%) Nagios
10 2 (0.42%) Nessus
10 2 (0.42%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.42%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.21%) Cisco LMS
11 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.21%) SCCM
11 1 (0.21%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 429 (89.38%) Cisco
2 152 (31.67%) Juniper
3 117 (24.38%) CheckPoint
4 100 (20.83%) F5
5 60 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 54 (11.25%) Aruba
7 51 (10.63%) VMware
8 47 (9.79%) Fortinet
9 45 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 43 (8.96%) Riverbed
11 35 (7.29%) HP
12 30 (6.25%) Blue Coat
13 24 (5.00%) Avaya
13 24 (5.00%) Citrix
14 19 (3.96%) Nokia
15 18 (3.75%) SolarWinds
16 17 (3.54%) Sourcefire
17 14 (2.92%) Huawei
18 13 (2.71%) Ericsson
18 13 (2.71%) Nokia Networks
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