The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 68 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 65 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.22% 0.66% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.56% 1.98% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 11 18
Average salary £62,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.09% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
CCIE
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
680 657 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.71% 33.37% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 545 577 568
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCIE across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCIE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE across the Birmingham region.

CCIE Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCIE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

CCIE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCIE 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCIE.

1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (94.03%) Cisco
3 51 (76.12%) CCNP
4 44 (65.67%) Juniper
4 44 (65.67%) CheckPoint
5 40 (59.70%) OSPF
5 40 (59.70%) BGP
6 31 (46.27%) F5
7 30 (44.78%) Cisco IOS
8 29 (43.28%) Firewall
9 24 (35.82%) Network Security
9 24 (35.82%) Riverbed
9 24 (35.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (25.37%) MPLS
11 16 (23.88%) GAP Analysis
12 15 (22.39%) McAfee
13 13 (19.40%) Spanning Tree
14 10 (14.93%) IOS XR
14 10 (14.93%) NX-OS
14 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
15 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
16 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
17 7 (10.45%) EIGRP
17 7 (10.45%) Banking
17 7 (10.45%) CCDP
17 7 (10.45%) CCIP
18 6 (8.96%) HP
18 6 (8.96%) Network Design
19 5 (7.46%) Degree
19 5 (7.46%) Finance

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCIE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 40 (59.70%) OSPF
1 40 (59.70%) BGP
2 30 (44.78%) Cisco IOS
3 29 (43.28%) Firewall
4 24 (35.82%) Network Security
4 24 (35.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (25.37%) MPLS
6 13 (19.40%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (14.93%) IOS XR
7 10 (14.93%) NX-OS
8 7 (10.45%) EIGRP
9 5 (7.46%) LAN
9 5 (7.46%) WAN
9 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.48%) FWSM
11 3 (4.48%) VPN
12 1 (1.49%) Wireless
General
1 7 (10.45%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Consultant
1 29 (43.28%) Network Engineer
2 22 (32.84%) Network Consultant
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Consultant
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (20.90%) Cisco Consultant
5 13 (19.40%) Architect
5 13 (19.40%) Senior Network Consultant
6 12 (17.91%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 9 (13.43%) Senior Cisco Consultant
7 9 (13.43%) Network Architect
7 9 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (13.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Network Security Architect
9 6 (8.96%) Security Architect
10 5 (7.46%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.97%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.96%) Network Design
5 4 (5.97%) Business Development
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.49%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (76.12%) CCNP
3 7 (10.45%) CCIP
3 7 (10.45%) CCDP
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 63 (94.03%) Cisco
2 44 (65.67%) Juniper
2 44 (65.67%) CheckPoint
3 31 (46.27%) F5
4 24 (35.82%) Riverbed
5 15 (22.39%) McAfee
6 6 (8.96%) HP