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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCIP)
Rank 624 567 572
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +5
Contract jobs citing CCIP 4 42 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.081% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.40% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 10
Average daily rate - £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £285 £280
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
10933 10463 9390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 20.28% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6766 6053 5069
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 487 434
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.87 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 8 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -51 2 - - 6
London +6 1 - - 1
Berkshire +2 1 - - 1
South East -4 1 - - 3
Reading -9 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

CCIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCDP
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) DMZ
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) ACSA
4 3 (33.33%) MCDST
4 3 (33.33%) MCTS
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) RHCE

CCIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) DMZ
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) L2TP
4 1 (11.11%) RSVP
4 1 (11.11%) VPLS
4 1 (11.11%) xDSL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCDP
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) ACSA
4 3 (33.33%) ACSP
4 3 (33.33%) IBM Certification
4 3 (33.33%) MCDST
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) MCTS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) RHCE
4 3 (33.33%) RHCSA
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) CCSA
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Akamai
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Cramer
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Radware