The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 118 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing CCIE 14 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 2.05% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £314 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £324 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.99 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-57.52% -11.11%
CCIE
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
607 487 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.86% 19.04% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 287 213
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 41
Median hourly rate £18.28 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.08% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the West Midlands region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the West Midlands region.

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham 0 6 £338 +5.46%
Coventry -9 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £363 - 1
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) CCDP
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Meraki
7 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (13.33%) Multicast
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (13.33%) Aruba

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) OSPF
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) DMVPN
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (13.33%) IPv6
5 2 (13.33%) Multicast
5 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (13.33%) MODAF
1 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCDP
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) CCDA
6 1 (6.67%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) Meraki
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds