The table below looks at the statistics for CCIP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCIP)
Rank 589 542 565
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +23
Contract jobs citing CCIP 24 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.067% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 8
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£338 £280 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% -26.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £270 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -36.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

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
11667 8979 9939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.99% 17.12% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6589 5120 5187
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 385 577
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

CCIP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCIP
Daily Rate Trend

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

CCIP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCIP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCIP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CCIP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCIP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CCIP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCIP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
England -32 24 £338 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +18 10 £244 -23.52%
South East -12 10 £244 -23.52%
London -9 6 £338 - 1
North West -4 5 £425 -
City of London +17 3 £363 -19.44%
East of England -17 3 £288 +8.49%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £350 -
Slough -8 1 - -
Reading - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Chester - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Hayes - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Swindon - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Wrexham - - - -

CCIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCIP 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 CCIP.

1 40 (100.00%) CCNP
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (92.50%) Cisco
3 26 (65.00%) CCNA
4 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
5 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
6 14 (35.00%) Juniper
6 14 (35.00%) MPLS
6 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) BGP
8 12 (30.00%) OSPF
8 12 (30.00%) CCIE
9 11 (27.50%) CCDP
9 11 (27.50%) Nortel
10 10 (25.00%) VPN
11 9 (22.50%) WAN
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) Firewall
12 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.00%) LAN
13 6 (15.00%) DNS
14 5 (12.50%) ITIL
14 5 (12.50%) MCSE
14 5 (12.50%) MCSA
14 5 (12.50%) IBM
14 5 (12.50%) HP
14 5 (12.50%) EMC
14 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

CCIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCIP 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 CCIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
2 14 (35.00%) MPLS
3 13 (32.50%) BGP
4 12 (30.00%) OSPF
5 10 (25.00%) VPN
6 9 (22.50%) WAN
7 7 (17.50%) Firewall
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (15.00%) LAN
8 6 (15.00%) DNS
9 5 (12.50%) Network Security
9 5 (12.50%) Internet
10 4 (10.00%) Wireless
10 4 (10.00%) xDSL
10 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
10 4 (10.00%) VPLS
10 4 (10.00%) DSL
10 4 (10.00%) VoIP
11 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) IP Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL
1 5 (12.50%) Project Management
1 5 (12.50%) Migration
1 5 (12.50%) Fault Management
2 4 (10.00%) Network Design
3 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.50%) People Management
4 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security
5 1 (2.50%) Information Management
5 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 40 (100.00%) CCNP
2 26 (65.00%) CCNA
3 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (30.00%) CCIE
5 11 (27.50%) CCDP
6 5 (12.50%) MCSE
6 5 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (12.50%) RHCE
6 5 (12.50%) IBM Certification
6 5 (12.50%) ACSA
6 5 (12.50%) MCDST
6 5 (12.50%) MCTS
6 5 (12.50%) MCITP
6 5 (12.50%) Degree
6 5 (12.50%) ACSP
7 2 (5.00%) CCSP
8 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Juniper
3 11 (27.50%) Nortel
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) EMC
5 5 (12.50%) IBM
5 5 (12.50%) Apple
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.00%) F5
7 3 (7.50%) Tandberg
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) Avaya
7 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 3 (7.50%) Mitel
7 3 (7.50%) Genesys
8 1 (2.50%) BMC
8 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint