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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 141 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing CCIE 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 1.50% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £485 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +10.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £45.00
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
711 466 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.96% 18.48% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 232 235
Median daily rate £380 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 34
Median hourly rate £24.75 £29.26 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.39% +36.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £38.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 28 September 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 -7 2 £500 -
Coventry - 2 £450 - 1
Solihull - 2 - -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 20 (76.92%) CCNP
4 15 (57.69%) WAN
5 13 (50.00%) Juniper
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) LAN
7 9 (34.62%) Wireless
8 8 (30.77%) BGP
8 8 (30.77%) F5
8 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (26.92%) OSPF
10 6 (23.08%) MPLS
10 6 (23.08%) CCNA
10 6 (23.08%) CCDP
10 6 (23.08%) VPN
10 6 (23.08%) Aruba
10 6 (23.08%) Network Security
11 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) FortiGate
11 5 (19.23%) Meraki
11 5 (19.23%) CCDA
11 5 (19.23%) WLAN
11 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
11 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
12 4 (15.38%) Migration
12 4 (15.38%) HP

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 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) WAN
2 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
4 8 (30.77%) BGP
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (26.92%) OSPF
6 6 (23.08%) MPLS
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) VPN
7 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
7 5 (19.23%) WLAN
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
9 3 (11.54%) VLAN
9 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (7.69%) Multicast
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) OAuth
1 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.85%) Line Management
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) MODAF
3 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCDP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 5 (19.23%) CCDA
4 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
6 2 (7.69%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) CCA
7 1 (3.85%) CCSE
7 1 (3.85%) CCVP
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 8 (30.77%) F5
5 6 (23.08%) Aruba
6 5 (19.23%) Meraki
6 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
7 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
7 4 (15.38%) HP
8 3 (11.54%) Brocade
8 3 (11.54%) Huawei
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 2 (7.69%) Avaya
10 1 (3.85%) Citrix
10 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.85%) Splunk