The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCIP)
Rank 575 533 538
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +5
Contract jobs citing CCIP 14 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.059% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -29.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £209 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £458 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £231 £255 £313
% change year-on-year
-9.31% -18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10438 9016 9842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.11% 17.63% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5875 4833 5081
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 500 610
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -16 14 £275 +7.84% 8
Berkshire +12 8 £225 -18.18%
South East -6 8 £225 -18.18%
Bracknell - 7 £225 -
London -4 5 £338 -6.89% 4
Birmingham - 1 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
Bedford - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 3
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
Swindon - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Wrexham - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 3
Brighton - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North Wales - - - -

CCIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (92.31%) CCNP
2 36 (92.31%) Cisco
3 19 (48.72%) CCNA
4 17 (43.59%) OSPF
5 15 (38.46%) LAN
5 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 14 (35.90%) BGP
6 14 (35.90%) CCDP
7 13 (33.33%) MPLS
8 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 11 (28.21%) VPN
9 11 (28.21%) WAN
9 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
10 10 (25.64%) Juniper
10 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) Firewall
11 9 (23.08%) EIGRP
11 9 (23.08%) DNS
11 9 (23.08%) CCIE
12 8 (20.51%) VoIP
12 8 (20.51%) Wireless
13 7 (17.95%) RIP
13 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
13 7 (17.95%) Nortel
14 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 6 (15.38%) Windows
15 5 (12.82%) Finance
15 5 (12.82%) Linux
15 5 (12.82%) MCSE

CCIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) OSPF
2 15 (38.46%) LAN
3 14 (35.90%) BGP
4 13 (33.33%) MPLS
5 11 (28.21%) VPN
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
5 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
6 9 (23.08%) DNS
6 9 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 9 (23.08%) Firewall
7 8 (20.51%) Wireless
7 8 (20.51%) VoIP
8 7 (17.95%) RIP
8 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.82%) HTTP
9 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
10 4 (10.26%) xDSL
10 4 (10.26%) Network Security
10 4 (10.26%) ATM
10 4 (10.26%) Frame Relay
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) IP Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Network Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Security Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
1 4 (10.26%) Migration
1 4 (10.26%) Network Design
1 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
1 4 (10.26%) Network Management
2 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
2 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
2 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.13%) Fault Management
3 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) Information Management
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (92.31%) CCNP
3 19 (48.72%) CCNA
4 14 (35.90%) CCDP
5 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
7 9 (23.08%) CCIE
8 5 (12.82%) MCSE
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.26%) RHCE
9 4 (10.26%) ACSP
10 3 (7.69%) BC Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) IBM Certification
10 3 (7.69%) ACSA
10 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
10 3 (7.69%) MCDST
10 3 (7.69%) MCTS
10 3 (7.69%) MCITP
10 3 (7.69%) Degree
10 3 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 10 (25.64%) Juniper
3 7 (17.95%) Nortel
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) F5
6 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 3 (7.69%) EMC
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.69%) Apple
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (5.13%) Polycom
8 1 (2.56%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.56%) Siemens
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel