The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 425 474 304
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -170
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 573 482 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.46% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 1.67% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 395 344 741
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,850
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32098 28874 28919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.61% 27.33% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25538 22741 23658
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCIE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK.

CCIE Salary Trend in the UK

CCIE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIE over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

CCIE Salary Histogram in the UK

CCIE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 542 £60,000 +9.09% 77
London +59 250 £62,500 +4.16% 31
South East +37 192 £60,000 +9.09% 19
City of London +56 99 £67,500 +3.84% 12
Berkshire +47 89 £60,000 - 9
North West +21 33 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Surrey -6 26 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Hampshire -17 26 £58,750 +11.90% 4
East of England +3 25 £58,750 +6.81% 4
Slough +27 23 £60,000 -
Cheshire +8 22 £53,750 -20.37% 1
Reading -13 20 £58,750 -2.08% 5
Buckinghamshire +26 18 £28,000 -51.30% 1
Greenwich - 18 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire -6 13 £47,500 -15.55% 1
Maidenhead +7 11 - - 1
Essex -5 11 £70,000 - 2
Manchester -10 11 £31,500 -36.04% 2
East Sussex -19 11 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Yorkshire -35 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South West -32 10 £63,750 +27.50% 7
Wales -20 9 £71,500 +19.16% 1
South Wales -21 9 £71,500 +19.16% 1
Leeds -32 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Yorkshire -39 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bexhill-On-Sea - 9 - - 1
Farnborough +11 8 £65,000 +188.88% 2
High Wycombe - 8 - -
Watford -1 7 £47,500 -15.55%
Bracknell -5 7 £65,000 +10.63%

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1157 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1038 (89.71%) Cisco
3 706 (61.02%) CCNP
4 529 (45.72%) Firewall
5 484 (41.83%) Juniper
6 413 (35.70%) CheckPoint
7 371 (32.07%) MPLS
8 370 (31.98%) WAN
9 355 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
10 337 (29.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 329 (28.44%) F5
12 323 (27.92%) LAN
13 319 (27.57%) Network Security
14 316 (27.31%) BGP
15 264 (22.82%) OSPF
16 247 (21.35%) VPN
17 234 (20.22%) CCNA
18 210 (18.15%) Wireless
19 173 (14.95%) HP
20 169 (14.61%) ITIL
21 156 (13.48%) CCSE
22 151 (13.05%) Load Balancing
23 145 (12.53%) Telecoms
24 144 (12.45%) EIGRP
24 144 (12.45%) Network Design
25 137 (11.84%) Finance
26 125 (10.80%) TCP/IP
26 125 (10.80%) CCDP
27 124 (10.72%) Cisco PIX
28 121 (10.46%) Windows

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 23 (1.99%) MS Exchange
2 20 (1.73%) Lync
3 11 (0.95%) Apache
4 9 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.35%) CMS
8 3 (0.26%) IIS
8 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.26%) Node.js
9 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 71 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 23 (1.99%) MS Office
4 4 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.59%) IaaS
2 12 (1.04%) PaaS
2 12 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 529 (45.72%) Firewall
2 371 (32.07%) MPLS
3 370 (31.98%) WAN
4 355 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
5 337 (29.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 323 (27.92%) LAN
7 319 (27.57%) Network Security
8 316 (27.31%) BGP
9 264 (22.82%) OSPF
10 247 (21.35%) VPN
11 210 (18.15%) Wireless
12 144 (12.45%) EIGRP
13 125 (10.80%) TCP/IP
14 124 (10.72%) Cisco PIX
15 109 (9.42%) DNS
16 92 (7.95%) IPsec
17 91 (7.87%) VoIP
18 87 (7.52%) Cisco IOS
19 84 (7.26%) DHCP
20 83 (7.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.12%) SQL Server
1 13 (1.12%) Data Mining
2 8 (0.69%) MySQL
3 7 (0.61%) RDBMS
3 7 (0.61%) Informix
3 7 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.43%) Big Data
5 3 (0.26%) Redis
5 3 (0.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (0.61%) Subversion
1 7 (0.61%) Git (software)
1 7 (0.61%) JIRA
1 7 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.43%) Metasploit
3 4 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 145 (12.53%) Telecoms
2 137 (11.84%) Finance
3 34 (2.94%) Retail
4 25 (2.16%) Banking
5 22 (1.90%) Marketing
6 21 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 20 (1.73%) Advertising
8 17 (1.47%) Games
9 8 (0.69%) Law
10 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.43%) French Language
12 3 (0.26%) Back Office
13 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.086%) Legal
14 1 (0.086%) Military
14 1 (0.086%) International Banking
14 1 (0.086%) Billing
14 1 (0.086%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 470 (40.62%) Network Engineer
2 251 (21.69%) Consultant
3 239 (20.66%) Senior Network Engineer
4 168 (14.52%) Architect
5 135 (11.67%) Network Consultant
6 114 (9.85%) Network Architect
7 71 (6.14%) Security Consultant
8 64 (5.53%) Senior Consultant
9 58 (5.01%) Security Engineer
10 56 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
11 47 (4.06%) Network Security Engineer
12 42 (3.63%) Analyst
13 41 (3.54%) Technical Design Authority
14 39 (3.37%) Designer
15 36 (3.11%) Technical Consultant
16 35 (3.03%) Team Leader
17 33 (2.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
17 33 (2.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
18 32 (2.77%) Network Analyst
19 31 (2.68%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.73%) CSS
2 12 (1.04%) Middleware
3 7 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (0.43%) XMPP
5 4 (0.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (0.26%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.17%) XML
7 2 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.086%) Flash
8 1 (0.086%) JSP
8 1 (0.086%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (3.54%) Management Information System
1 41 (3.54%) Computer Science
2 33 (2.85%) Open Source
3 30 (2.59%) FlexPod
4 26 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (1.47%) Hedge funds
5 17 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (0.69%) IBM XIV
8 7 (0.61%) Clustering
9 6 (0.52%) Economics
10 4 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.35%) PKI
10 4 (0.35%) Statistics
10 4 (0.35%) iDTV
11 3 (0.26%) CESG
11 3 (0.26%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.26%) RMADS
11 3 (0.26%) Online Games
12 2 (0.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 121 (10.46%) Windows
2 84 (7.26%) Linux
3 29 (2.51%) UNIX
4 19 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (1.56%) Solaris
6 13 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.43%) CentOS
11 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.086%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (14.61%) ITIL
2 151 (13.05%) Load Balancing
3 144 (12.45%) Network Design
4 103 (8.90%) Network Architecture
5 68 (5.88%) Project Management
6 66 (5.70%) Network Management
7 54 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
8 53 (4.58%) Migration
9 47 (4.06%) Change Management
10 39 (3.37%) Service Delivery
11 34 (2.94%) PRINCE2
12 30 (2.59%) Line Management
13 29 (2.51%) ITIL V3
14 28 (2.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (2.42%) Change Control
14 28 (2.42%) Mentoring
14 28 (2.42%) Low Latency
15 26 (2.25%) SIEM
16 25 (2.16%) Security Architecture
17 23 (1.99%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 42 (3.63%) SQL
2 24 (2.07%) Python
3 22 (1.90%) Perl
4 17 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 14 (1.21%) PHP
6 13 (1.12%) PowerShell
6 13 (1.12%) R
7 10 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (0.69%) C
9 6 (0.52%) Ruby
10 3 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1157 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 706 (61.02%) CCNP
3 234 (20.22%) CCNA
4 156 (13.48%) CCSE
5 125 (10.80%) CCDP
6 112 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 98 (8.47%) Degree
8 86 (7.43%) JNCIE
9 77 (6.66%) SC Cleared
10 64 (5.53%) JNCIP
11 58 (5.01%) CCSA
12 54 (4.67%) CISSP
13 52 (4.49%) CCDA
14 47 (4.06%) CCIP
15 37 (3.20%) VCP4
16 36 (3.11%) CCSP
17 34 (2.94%) HP ASE
18 30 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 30 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
18 30 (2.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.72%) PCI DSS
2 30 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.56%) SLA
4 9 (0.78%) QA
5 4 (0.35%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.086%) BS15000
8 1 (0.086%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.16%) Firmware
4 13 (1.12%) vSphere
5 8 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.43%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.35%) XenApp
8 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.26%) Snort
9 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.17%) UAG
9 2 (0.17%) Nmap
10 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.086%) vCloud
10 1 (0.086%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 46 (3.98%) OpenView
2 37 (3.20%) CiscoWorks
3 32 (2.77%) Cisco Prime
3 32 (2.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 27 (2.33%) Cacti
5 23 (1.99%) SolarWinds Orion
6 22 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
7 21 (1.82%) FortiGate
8 9 (0.78%) Nagios
8 9 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
9 8 (0.69%) Puppet
9 8 (0.69%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.61%) Opsview
10 7 (0.61%) Salt
10 7 (0.61%) Graphite
11 6 (0.52%) Ansible
11 6 (0.52%) Cisco LMS
12 5 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.35%) HP SiteScope
13 4 (0.35%) RANCID
Vendors
1 1038 (89.71%) Cisco
2 484 (41.83%) Juniper
3 413 (35.70%) CheckPoint
4 329 (28.44%) F5
5 173 (14.95%) HP
6 121 (10.46%) VMware
7 97 (8.38%) Microsoft
8 68 (5.88%) Brocade
9 60 (5.19%) Fortinet
10 53 (4.58%) Blue Coat
10 53 (4.58%) Riverbed
11 36 (3.11%) SolarWinds
12 35 (3.03%) Citrix
13 34 (2.94%) Aruba
14 28 (2.42%) NetApp
15 27 (2.33%) Nokia
15 27 (2.33%) Tufin
16 25 (2.16%) IronPort
17 24 (2.07%) IBM
18 23 (1.99%) Avaya
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7,200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Adroit People Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday