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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 122 120 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 6 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.28% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.86% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
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
520 583 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.15% 32.23% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 397 506 359
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 February 2016.

CCIE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Network Security
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) Juniper
5 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
5 8 (38.10%) Intel Security
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (38.10%) Security Operations
6 6 (28.57%) BGP
6 6 (28.57%) OSPF
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) CCIP
7 5 (23.81%) CCNA
7 5 (23.81%) CCDP
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (23.81%) Network Design
8 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
8 4 (19.05%) JNCIP
8 4 (19.05%) VPLS
8 4 (19.05%) BT
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) CCSP
8 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) MPLS

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (38.10%) Network Security
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) BGP
3 6 (28.57%) OSPF
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) MPLS
5 4 (19.05%) VPLS
5 4 (19.05%) xDSL
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.76%) Multicast
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) GAP Analysis
1 8 (38.10%) Security Operations
2 5 (23.81%) Network Design
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCDP
3 5 (23.81%) CCIP
3 5 (23.81%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) CCSP
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIA
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIP
5 3 (14.29%) CISSP
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cacti
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
2 8 (38.10%) Intel Security
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) BT
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) VMware