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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 112 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 6 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 1.15% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 4.13% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 24
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
586 436 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.63% 27.93% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 515 386 433
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 January 2015.

CCIE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
3 14 (82.35%) CCNP
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) CCIP
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) CCDP
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) OSPF
8 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony
8 4 (23.53%) Multicast
9 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (17.65%) CESG
9 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
9 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) OSPF
5 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony
5 4 (23.53%) Multicast
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) IGRP
7 2 (11.76%) BGP
7 2 (11.76%) RIP
7 2 (11.76%) IPv6
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) CESG
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 5 (29.41%) CCIP
5 4 (23.53%) CCDP
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
7 2 (11.76%) CCDA
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
3 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper