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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 459 448 413
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 544 540 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 1.88% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 444 451 543
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
30465 28654 33810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.84% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23768 23376 28477
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014 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 17 September 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
(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 -17 517 £55,000 -8.33% 77
London +13 214 £62,500 -3.84% 30
South East -29 163 £52,500 -4.54% 24
Yorkshire +10 64 £47,500 +5.55% 5
City of London +8 61 £62,500 +4.16% 13
Berkshire -13 57 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Leeds +4 46 £41,500 -7.77% 4
West Yorkshire -2 46 £41,500 -7.77% 4
East of England -6 30 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Hampshire -17 29 £50,000 -11.89% 5
Reading -11 25 £66,250 +20.45% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 23 £27,000 -61.42% 2
South West -29 21 £62,500 - 9
West Midlands -10 19 £37,500 -41.17% 4
Surrey -20 17 £47,500 - 2
Wales +8 16 £68,500 +24.54% 2
Wiltshire +6 16 £62,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -5 16 £55,000 - 1
Sheffield -7 16 £55,000 - 1
South Wales +4 15 £68,500 +24.54% 2
Hertfordshire -5 15 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Swindon +1 14 £65,000 +4.00% 1
High Wycombe +8 13 £25,750 -53.18% 1
Cardiff 0 13 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Birmingham -1 10 £58,750 -14.54% 1
Maidenhead -6 10 £70,000 +21.73%
Oxford +14 9 £50,000 -
Kent +4 9 £60,000 +11.62% 1
Oxfordshire +1 9 £50,000 -
Orpington 0 9 £42,500 -

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 962 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 873 (90.75%) Cisco
3 630 (65.49%) CCNP
4 431 (44.80%) Firewall
5 417 (43.35%) Juniper
6 319 (33.16%) WAN
7 289 (30.04%) MPLS
8 279 (29.00%) BGP
9 274 (28.48%) LAN
10 261 (27.13%) CCNA
11 233 (24.22%) F5
12 229 (23.80%) CheckPoint
13 225 (23.39%) OSPF
14 210 (21.83%) VPN
14 210 (21.83%) Cisco Nexus
15 174 (18.09%) Cisco ASA
16 173 (17.98%) Network Security
17 140 (14.55%) Load Balancing
18 133 (13.83%) Telecoms
19 122 (12.68%) Finance
20 117 (12.16%) Network Design
21 116 (12.06%) EIGRP
22 109 (11.33%) Wireless
22 109 (11.33%) VMware
23 107 (11.12%) Microsoft
24 106 (11.02%) HP
25 105 (10.91%) VoIP
26 103 (10.71%) ITIL
27 88 (9.15%) TCP/IP
28 86 (8.94%) Degree

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 29 (3.01%) Lync
2 24 (2.49%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (0.83%) Apache
4 8 (0.83%) GroupWise
5 6 (0.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 55 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 24 (2.49%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.52%) Office 365
2 4 (0.42%) SaaS
2 4 (0.42%) PaaS
3 3 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 431 (44.80%) Firewall
2 319 (33.16%) WAN
3 289 (30.04%) MPLS
4 279 (29.00%) BGP
5 274 (28.48%) LAN
6 225 (23.39%) OSPF
7 210 (21.83%) VPN
7 210 (21.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 174 (18.09%) Cisco ASA
9 173 (17.98%) Network Security
10 116 (12.06%) EIGRP
11 109 (11.33%) Wireless
12 105 (10.91%) VoIP
13 88 (9.15%) TCP/IP
14 84 (8.73%) DNS
15 74 (7.69%) Ethernet
16 72 (7.48%) Internet
17 59 (6.13%) Multicast
18 55 (5.72%) DHCP
19 51 (5.30%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.83%) MySQL
3 6 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 6 (0.62%) Informix
3 6 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Subversion
1 6 (0.62%) JIRA
1 6 (0.62%) Git (software)
1 6 (0.62%) Hudson
1 6 (0.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 133 (13.83%) Telecoms
2 122 (12.68%) Finance
3 56 (5.82%) Banking
4 36 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 29 (3.01%) Retail
6 18 (1.87%) Advertising
7 9 (0.94%) Games
7 9 (0.94%) French Language
8 5 (0.52%) Law
9 4 (0.42%) German Language
9 4 (0.42%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.42%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.42%) Marketing
10 3 (0.31%) Legal
10 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 399 (41.48%) Network Engineer
2 166 (17.26%) Architect
3 162 (16.84%) Senior Network Engineer
4 160 (16.63%) Consultant
5 102 (10.60%) Network Consultant
6 101 (10.50%) Network Architect
7 56 (5.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 47 (4.89%) Technical Design Authority
9 46 (4.78%) Technical Architect
10 44 (4.57%) Design Engineer
11 39 (4.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 36 (3.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 34 (3.53%) Network Analyst
13 34 (3.53%) Analyst
14 30 (3.12%) Support Engineer
14 30 (3.12%) Security Engineer
15 29 (3.01%) Sales Consultant
15 29 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
15 29 (3.01%) Team Leader
16 28 (2.91%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.14%) CSS
2 10 (1.04%) Middleware
3 8 (0.83%) ODBC
4 6 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (0.52%) XMPP
6 2 (0.21%) LAMP
7 1 (0.10%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 19 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 16 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (1.14%) Hedge funds
5 10 (1.04%) Firmware
6 9 (0.94%) iPhone
7 8 (0.83%) Open Source
7 8 (0.83%) FlexPod
7 8 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 8 (0.83%) Equities
8 7 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.62%) IBM XIV
9 6 (0.62%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.52%) Handset
11 4 (0.42%) Replication
11 4 (0.42%) Physics
11 4 (0.42%) IPTV
11 4 (0.42%) SecurID
11 4 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (8.32%) Windows
2 79 (8.21%) Linux
3 27 (2.81%) UNIX
4 19 (1.98%) Solaris
5 15 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.83%) Android
8 8 (0.83%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (14.55%) Load Balancing
2 117 (12.16%) Network Design
3 103 (10.71%) ITIL
4 77 (8.00%) Low Latency
5 61 (6.34%) Network Architecture
6 43 (4.47%) Project Management
7 37 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 34 (3.53%) Network Management
8 34 (3.53%) PRINCE2
9 30 (3.12%) Line Management
10 29 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
11 27 (2.81%) Change Management
12 25 (2.60%) Service Delivery
13 24 (2.49%) TOGAF
14 22 (2.29%) Incident Management
15 21 (2.18%) Security Architecture
16 20 (2.08%) Migration
16 20 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (1.87%) Technical Architecture
18 17 (1.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.18%) Perl
2 16 (1.66%) SQL
2 16 (1.66%) Python
3 9 (0.94%) Shell Script
3 9 (0.94%) PHP
4 7 (0.73%) C
5 6 (0.62%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.42%) PowerHouse
7 2 (0.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 962 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 630 (65.49%) CCNP
3 261 (27.13%) CCNA
4 86 (8.94%) Degree
5 76 (7.90%) CCDP
6 72 (7.48%) JNCIE
7 67 (6.96%) CCIP
8 59 (6.13%) CCSP
9 55 (5.72%) Security Cleared
10 49 (5.09%) CISSP
11 48 (4.99%) JNCIA
12 46 (4.78%) SC Cleared
13 41 (4.26%) CCVP
14 40 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (3.85%) CCDA
15 37 (3.85%) MCSE
16 33 (3.43%) JNCIP
17 31 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 25 (2.60%) CCSE
19 24 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.95%) SLA
2 9 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.73%) QA
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.77%) UAG
4 14 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
5 13 (1.35%) vSphere
6 12 (1.25%) Snort
7 7 (0.73%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.73%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.62%) XenApp
9 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.10%) vCloud
11 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (1.87%) OpenView
3 14 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
4 13 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
5 11 (1.14%) Cacti
6 10 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (0.94%) FortiGate
7 9 (0.94%) Nagios
7 9 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
8 7 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
9 6 (0.62%) Puppet
9 6 (0.62%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.62%) Opsview
10 5 (0.52%) RANCID
10 5 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
10 5 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
11 4 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
12 3 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 873 (90.75%) Cisco
2 417 (43.35%) Juniper
3 233 (24.22%) F5
4 229 (23.80%) CheckPoint
5 109 (11.33%) VMware
6 107 (11.12%) Microsoft
7 106 (11.02%) HP
8 65 (6.76%) Brocade
9 49 (5.09%) Fortinet
10 45 (4.68%) Citrix
11 41 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 31 (3.22%) Nokia
13 28 (2.91%) Blue Coat
14 27 (2.81%) SolarWinds
14 27 (2.81%) Aruba
15 23 (2.39%) NetApp
16 17 (1.77%) Sourcefire
17 14 (1.46%) Redback
18 12 (1.25%) EMC
19 11 (1.14%) Huawei
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + e
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TIMES Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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