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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCIP)
Rank 588 553 579
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Contract jobs citing CCIP 25 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.060% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 10
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£270 £319 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £253 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £273 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.21% -12.80%
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
11049 8997 10181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6157 5026 5263
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 430 615
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -33 25 £270 -20.00% 7
Berkshire +14 14 £225 -29.41% 1
South East +3 14 £225 -29.41% 2
Bracknell +10 11 £225 -
North West -2 5 £425 - 1
East of England -29 3 £288 +12.74%
London -11 2 £331 -5.35% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £350 -
Slough -6 1 - -
West Midlands -15 1 £500 +85.18% 2
Birmingham - 1 £500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Wrexham - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -

CCIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (95.00%) CCNP
3 37 (92.50%) Cisco
4 23 (57.50%) CCNA
5 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
6 14 (35.00%) Juniper
7 13 (32.50%) Ethernet
8 12 (30.00%) WAN
8 12 (30.00%) CCDP
8 12 (30.00%) BGP
8 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (27.50%) MPLS
9 11 (27.50%) OSPF
9 11 (27.50%) CCIE
10 10 (25.00%) Nortel
11 9 (22.50%) VPN
11 9 (22.50%) LAN
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (17.50%) VoIP
14 6 (15.00%) MCSE
14 6 (15.00%) IBM
14 6 (15.00%) DNS
14 6 (15.00%) HP
14 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (15.00%) Firewall
14 6 (15.00%) Wireless
15 5 (12.50%) Network Design
15 5 (12.50%) Network Security
15 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001

CCIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Ethernet
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
2 12 (30.00%) BGP
3 11 (27.50%) MPLS
3 11 (27.50%) OSPF
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
4 9 (22.50%) VPN
5 7 (17.50%) VoIP
6 6 (15.00%) DNS
6 6 (15.00%) Firewall
6 6 (15.00%) Wireless
7 5 (12.50%) Network Security
7 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 4 (10.00%) RIP
9 3 (7.50%) Internet
9 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.00%) DMZ
10 2 (5.00%) HTTP
General
1 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) IP Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.50%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.50%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Life Science
2 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL
1 5 (12.50%) Network Design
2 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.00%) Network Management
3 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.50%) People Management
3 3 (7.50%) Fault Management
3 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Coaching
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security
5 1 (2.50%) Information Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (95.00%) CCNP
3 23 (57.50%) CCNA
4 12 (30.00%) CCDP
4 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (27.50%) CCIE
6 6 (15.00%) MCSE
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (12.50%) RHCE
7 5 (12.50%) IBM Certification
7 5 (12.50%) ACSA
7 5 (12.50%) MCSA
7 5 (12.50%) ACSP
7 5 (12.50%) MCDST
7 5 (12.50%) MCTS
7 5 (12.50%) MCITP
8 4 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (7.50%) JNCIP
10 2 (5.00%) CCSP
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
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Juniper
3 10 (25.00%) Nortel
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) IBM
6 5 (12.50%) EMC
6 5 (12.50%) Apple
7 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (7.50%) Avaya
8 3 (7.50%) VMware
8 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.50%) F5
9 1 (2.50%) Cramer
9 1 (2.50%) Mitel
9 1 (2.50%) Tandberg
9 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) Genesys
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