The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 56 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.99% 2.60% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.34% 10.64% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 3
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
CCIE
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
205 141 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.35% 24.44% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 184 123 72
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCIE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

CCIE Salary Trend in Cardiff

CCIE
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIE across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CCIE Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (50.00%) F5
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Advertising
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) NetApp
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) BGP
6 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 5 (31.25%) CCNP
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) MCSE
8 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (18.75%) Network Design
9 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
9 3 (18.75%) DWDM
9 3 (18.75%) CCIP
9 3 (18.75%) EMC

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (56.25%) MPLS
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) DWDM
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
General
1 7 (43.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) CCIP
5 2 (12.50%) CCSE
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper