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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 83 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 56 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.78% 0.69% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 2.20% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 50 11 20
Average salary £64,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
648 591 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.11% 31.15% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 509 516 542
Average salary £47,000 £47,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,012 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 2015.

CCIE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (96.61%) Cisco
3 43 (72.88%) CCNP
4 42 (71.19%) CheckPoint
5 39 (66.10%) Juniper
6 38 (64.41%) BGP
6 38 (64.41%) OSPF
7 27 (45.76%) Firewall
7 27 (45.76%) Cisco IOS
8 26 (44.07%) Network Security
8 26 (44.07%) F5
9 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (33.90%) Riverbed
11 16 (27.12%) GAP Analysis
11 16 (27.12%) McAfee
12 14 (23.73%) MPLS
13 13 (22.03%) Spanning Tree
14 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
14 9 (15.25%) IOS XR
14 9 (15.25%) NX-OS
15 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
16 6 (10.17%) Banking
16 6 (10.17%) CCDP
16 6 (10.17%) HP
16 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
16 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
17 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
17 5 (8.47%) CCIP
17 5 (8.47%) Finance
18 4 (6.78%) Telecoms

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 38 (64.41%) OSPF
1 38 (64.41%) BGP
2 27 (45.76%) Firewall
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco IOS
3 26 (44.07%) Network Security
4 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (23.73%) MPLS
6 13 (22.03%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (15.25%) IOS XR
7 9 (15.25%) NX-OS
8 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
9 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.78%) LAN
10 4 (6.78%) WAN
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.08%) FWSM
11 3 (5.08%) VPN
12 2 (3.39%) DNS
12 2 (3.39%) DHCP
12 2 (3.39%) RIP
General
1 6 (10.17%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Network Engineer
2 24 (40.68%) Consultant
3 17 (28.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Network Consultant
4 16 (27.12%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (18.64%) Architect
5 11 (18.64%) Senior Network Consultant
5 11 (18.64%) Cisco Consultant
6 9 (15.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 9 (15.25%) Network Architect
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Cisco Consultant
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (10.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Security Architect
9 6 (10.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Network Security Architect
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 4 (6.78%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.78%) Network Design
5 2 (3.39%) Business Development
5 2 (3.39%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.39%) Project Management
5 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (72.88%) CCNP
3 6 (10.17%) CCDP
4 5 (8.47%) CCIP
5 3 (5.08%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 42 (71.19%) CheckPoint
3 39 (66.10%) Juniper
4 26 (44.07%) F5
5 20 (33.90%) Riverbed
6 16 (27.12%) McAfee
7 6 (10.17%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) Fortinet