The first table below looks at the demand for CCIE in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 224 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 33 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 1.52% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 30
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -9.09%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1722 1838 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.73% 24.48% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1509 1472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCIE
England

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCIE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCIE Salary Trend in the North West

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIE across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

CCIE Salary Histogram in the North West

CCIE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 20 £47,500 - 3
Lancashire +8 5 £32,500 -50.00%
Merseyside -11 4 £51,000 -21.53%
Cheshire -1 2 £60,000 +4.34% 4
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (80.95%) Cisco
2 34 (80.95%) CCNP
3 24 (57.14%) WAN
4 18 (42.86%) Juniper
5 17 (40.48%) CCIP
6 15 (35.71%) LAN
6 15 (35.71%) Wireless
7 14 (33.33%) MPLS
8 11 (26.19%) OSPF
9 10 (23.81%) HP
9 10 (23.81%) CCNA
9 10 (23.81%) VPN
9 10 (23.81%) Network Design
10 9 (21.43%) Firewall
10 9 (21.43%) Finance
10 9 (21.43%) Ethernet
10 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 9 (21.43%) BGP
10 9 (21.43%) Network Management
10 9 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
11 8 (19.05%) Multicast
11 8 (19.05%) Security Architecture
11 8 (19.05%) Internet
11 8 (19.05%) SDH
11 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
12 7 (16.67%) JNCIA
12 7 (16.67%) Wireshark
12 7 (16.67%) Migration
12 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) WAN
2 15 (35.71%) LAN
2 15 (35.71%) Wireless
3 14 (33.33%) MPLS
4 11 (26.19%) OSPF
5 10 (23.81%) VPN
6 9 (21.43%) Firewall
6 9 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 9 (21.43%) BGP
7 8 (19.05%) Multicast
7 8 (19.05%) Internet
7 8 (19.05%) SDH
8 7 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.29%) DSL
10 5 (11.90%) EIGRP
10 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (9.52%) SAN
11 4 (9.52%) SNMP
11 4 (9.52%) IPsec
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
3 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Consultant
2 14 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Network Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) Network Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Sales Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Implementation Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) IPTV
2 2 (4.76%) SCADA
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Network Design
2 9 (21.43%) Network Management
2 9 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (19.05%) Security Architecture
4 7 (16.67%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) BCP
9 2 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.38%) ITSM
10 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Perl
1 1 (2.38%) PHP
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (80.95%) CCNP
3 17 (40.48%) CCIP
4 10 (23.81%) CCNA
5 7 (16.67%) JNCIA
6 6 (14.29%) JNCIE
7 4 (9.52%) CCDP
8 3 (7.14%) JNCIP
8 3 (7.14%) CCDA
8 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.76%) CISSP
9 2 (4.76%) MCSE
10 1 (2.38%) HP AIS
10 1 (2.38%) HP ASE
10 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.38%) MCITP
10 1 (2.38%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) OpenView
1 5 (11.90%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Cisco
2 18 (42.86%) Juniper
3 10 (23.81%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 7 (16.67%) F5
6 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 6 (14.29%) Nokia
6 6 (14.29%) VMware
6 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.52%) Redback
9 2 (4.76%) NetApp
9 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.38%) Brocade
10 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.38%) EMC
10 1 (2.38%) Facebook
10 1 (2.38%) Twitter
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago