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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 417 540 338
Rank change year-on-year
+123 -202
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 626 441 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.37% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.06% 1.36% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 418 320 742
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%

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
30444 32334 30911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.45% 27.23% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23778 25831 24841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +105 595 £57,500 +4.54% 66
London +78 248 £57,500 - 21
South East +104 226 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Berkshire +70 113 £62,500 +16.27% 8
City of London +34 68 £62,500 +11.11% 9
Reading +22 41 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Surrey +36 38 £55,000 -8.33% 4
North West +7 35 £49,250 -1.50% 5
Hampshire +2 32 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East of England +21 24 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Greenwich - 24 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +14 23 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Cheshire +21 19 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Manchester +3 16 £56,250 +18.42% 2
Leeds +1 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire -7 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -10 15 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Slough +19 14 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 14 £28,000 -44.00%
South West -29 14 £65,000 +36.84% 6
Bristol +7 13 £65,000 - 2
Farnborough - 13 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +13 11 £49,750 -5.23%
Oxford +12 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Maidenhead +4 10 £67,500 +12.50% 2
East Sussex -15 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Canary Wharf +13 8 - -
Guildford +9 8 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Watford +7 8 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands +9 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1130 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1024 (90.62%) Cisco
3 693 (61.33%) CCNP
4 556 (49.20%) Firewall
5 523 (46.28%) Juniper
6 451 (39.91%) CheckPoint
7 419 (37.08%) Cisco ASA
8 375 (33.19%) WAN
9 355 (31.42%) MPLS
10 344 (30.44%) BGP
11 333 (29.47%) F5
12 324 (28.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 314 (27.79%) LAN
14 301 (26.64%) Network Security
15 300 (26.55%) OSPF
16 226 (20.00%) Wireless
17 214 (18.94%) CCNA
18 206 (18.23%) VPN
19 187 (16.55%) CCSE
20 166 (14.69%) EIGRP
21 152 (13.45%) ITIL
22 146 (12.92%) HP
23 138 (12.21%) Network Design
24 135 (11.95%) Cisco PIX
25 134 (11.86%) TCP/IP
26 132 (11.68%) DNS
26 132 (11.68%) Security Cleared
27 129 (11.42%) Load Balancing
27 129 (11.42%) Windows
28 128 (11.33%) Telecoms

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (1.50%) Lync
2 12 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (0.53%) Apache
6 5 (0.44%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.35%) CMS
8 3 (0.27%) Node.js
8 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.27%) IIS
8 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.088%) CloudStack
Applications
1 64 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 35 (3.10%) MS Office
4 4 (0.35%) MS Project
4 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.088%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.65%) IaaS
2 19 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.71%) PaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 556 (49.20%) Firewall
2 419 (37.08%) Cisco ASA
3 375 (33.19%) WAN
4 355 (31.42%) MPLS
5 344 (30.44%) BGP
6 324 (28.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 314 (27.79%) LAN
8 301 (26.64%) Network Security
9 300 (26.55%) OSPF
10 226 (20.00%) Wireless
11 206 (18.23%) VPN
12 166 (14.69%) EIGRP
13 135 (11.95%) Cisco PIX
14 134 (11.86%) TCP/IP
15 132 (11.68%) DNS
16 102 (9.03%) DHCP
17 96 (8.50%) Cisco IOS
18 92 (8.14%) NetScreen
19 90 (7.96%) VLAN
20 83 (7.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (0.97%) Data Mining
2 8 (0.71%) Big Data
3 3 (0.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.27%) MySQL
3 3 (0.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.27%) Informix
3 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (0.62%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.27%) Subversion
2 3 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 128 (11.33%) Telecoms
1 128 (11.33%) Finance
2 35 (3.10%) Marketing
3 30 (2.65%) Banking
4 21 (1.86%) Advertising
5 18 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 17 (1.50%) Retail
7 13 (1.15%) Games
8 8 (0.71%) Electronics
9 5 (0.44%) Law
10 4 (0.35%) Legal
10 4 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.27%) Military
11 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.27%) Back Office
11 3 (0.27%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.088%) French Language
12 1 (0.088%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (39.56%) Network Engineer
2 261 (23.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 256 (22.65%) Consultant
4 129 (11.42%) Architect
4 129 (11.42%) Network Consultant
5 98 (8.67%) Senior Consultant
6 95 (8.41%) Network Architect
7 65 (5.75%) Security Consultant
8 59 (5.22%) Security Engineer
9 45 (3.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 45 (3.98%) Technical Consultant
9 45 (3.98%) Network Security Engineer
10 43 (3.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 42 (3.72%) Senior Security Consultant
11 42 (3.72%) Designer
12 39 (3.45%) Network Designer
13 35 (3.10%) Technical Design Authority
14 34 (3.01%) Network Manager
14 34 (3.01%) Team Leader
15 33 (2.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.42%) CSS
2 5 (0.44%) XMPP
3 3 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (0.27%) Flash
3 3 (0.27%) Middleware
3 3 (0.27%) X-Windows
3 3 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.18%) JSP
4 2 (0.18%) Web Services
4 2 (0.18%) XML
4 2 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.16%) Computer Science
2 39 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 32 (2.83%) Open Source
4 29 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.04%) FlexPod
6 17 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 8 (0.71%) Clustering
9 7 (0.62%) PKI
9 7 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (0.44%) Online Games
12 4 (0.35%) RMADS
12 4 (0.35%) IBM XIV
12 4 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (0.35%) Statistics
12 4 (0.35%) iDTV
13 3 (0.27%) DTV
13 3 (0.27%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 129 (11.42%) Windows
2 88 (7.79%) Linux
3 34 (3.01%) UNIX
4 30 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.86%) Solaris
6 16 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.62%) CentOS
10 6 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (13.45%) ITIL
2 138 (12.21%) Network Design
3 129 (11.42%) Load Balancing
4 84 (7.43%) Network Architecture
5 56 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
6 55 (4.87%) Migration
7 52 (4.60%) Project Management
7 52 (4.60%) Network Management
8 46 (4.07%) Service Delivery
9 40 (3.54%) Change Management
10 36 (3.19%) PRINCE2
11 34 (3.01%) Penetration Testing
12 32 (2.83%) Security Architecture
13 31 (2.74%) Mentoring
14 28 (2.48%) ITIL V3
14 28 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (2.39%) Change Control
16 24 (2.12%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (2.04%) E-Commerce
17 23 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (3.27%) SQL
2 30 (2.65%) Python
3 23 (2.04%) Perl
4 18 (1.59%) Bash Shell
5 16 (1.42%) PHP
6 13 (1.15%) R
6 13 (1.15%) PowerShell
7 11 (0.97%) Ruby
8 6 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.44%) C
10 3 (0.27%) C++
11 2 (0.18%) Java
11 2 (0.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1130 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 693 (61.33%) CCNP
3 214 (18.94%) CCNA
4 187 (16.55%) CCSE
5 132 (11.68%) Security Cleared
6 107 (9.47%) CCDP
7 104 (9.20%) CCSA
8 103 (9.12%) Degree
9 96 (8.50%) JNCIP
10 84 (7.43%) JNCIE
11 72 (6.37%) SC Cleared
12 49 (4.34%) CCIP
13 45 (3.98%) JNCIS
14 38 (3.36%) CCDA
15 32 (2.83%) HP MASE
16 30 (2.65%) CISSP
17 29 (2.57%) HP ASE
18 26 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 25 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (2.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.27%) PCI DSS
2 35 (3.10%) SLA
3 31 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.62%) QA
5 6 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.18%) FISMA
6 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.088%) BS15000
System Software
1 68 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.15%) Firmware
3 13 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.88%) vSphere
5 5 (0.44%) Snort
5 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.35%) vCloud
6 4 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.27%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.18%) XenApp
8 2 (0.18%) pfSense
8 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.18%) UAG
8 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.088%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.088%) KVM
9 1 (0.088%) Xen
9 1 (0.088%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (3.19%) OpenView
2 30 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
3 25 (2.21%) CiscoWorks
4 24 (2.12%) FortiGate
5 23 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 23 (2.04%) Cacti
6 22 (1.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 20 (1.77%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (0.80%) Salt
9 8 (0.71%) Ansible
9 8 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.62%) Cisco LMS
11 6 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.53%) Puppet
12 4 (0.35%) Nagios
12 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.35%) Nessus
13 3 (0.27%) SCCM
13 3 (0.27%) SCOM
13 3 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1024 (90.62%) Cisco
2 523 (46.28%) Juniper
3 451 (39.91%) CheckPoint
4 333 (29.47%) F5
5 146 (12.92%) HP
6 99 (8.76%) VMware
7 96 (8.50%) Microsoft
8 72 (6.37%) Fortinet
9 59 (5.22%) Riverbed
10 56 (4.96%) Blue Coat
11 45 (3.98%) Brocade
12 42 (3.72%) Tufin
13 41 (3.63%) Citrix
14 40 (3.54%) IronPort
15 35 (3.10%) Aruba
16 33 (2.92%) SolarWinds
17 32 (2.83%) Nokia
18 26 (2.30%) Avaya
19 23 (2.04%) IBM
20 21 (1.86%) Barracuda Networks
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