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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 445 512 393
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -119
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 580 451 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% 1.43% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 432 349 553
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -4.34%

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
29759 31530 29565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.07% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23768 24632 23798
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +90 559 £57,500 +0.87% 50
London +75 227 £60,000 -4.00% 20
South East +62 199 £52,500 +2.43% 15
Berkshire +50 84 £57,500 -11.53% 5
West Midlands +44 75 £57,500 +27.77% 2
City of London +57 74 £66,250 +6.00% 6
Birmingham +39 65 £62,000 +18.09%
Surrey +37 62 £55,000 -12.00% 5
Reading +10 29 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North West +16 20 £42,500 -18.26% 8
Chertsey - 19 £50,000 - 1
East of England -6 16 £46,500 -19.13% 1
Hampshire -3 15 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Newbury +24 11 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Guildford +11 11 £55,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire -6 11 £41,250 +68.36%
Maidenhead +20 10 £67,500 -6.89% 1
Cheshire +6 10 £46,250 -26.00% 4
East Sussex +19 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Camberley +13 9 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire -50 9 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Hounslow - 8 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire -17 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
South West -19 7 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Leeds -34 7 £52,500 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire -41 7 £52,500 +25.00% 1
Milton Keynes -3 6 £40,000 -42.85%
Essex -4 6 £63,750 +34.21%
Wales -6 6 £57,500 -14.81%

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1211 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1108 (91.49%) Cisco
3 776 (64.08%) CCNP
4 623 (51.45%) Firewall
5 548 (45.25%) Juniper
6 440 (36.33%) CheckPoint
7 438 (36.17%) BGP
8 418 (34.52%) Cisco ASA
9 406 (33.53%) WAN
10 401 (33.11%) OSPF
11 390 (32.20%) Data Centre
12 359 (29.64%) LAN
13 355 (29.31%) F5
14 349 (28.82%) Cisco Nexus
15 347 (28.65%) MPLS
16 279 (23.04%) Network Security
17 241 (19.90%) Wireless
18 216 (17.84%) CCNA
19 194 (16.02%) VPN
20 182 (15.03%) EIGRP
21 167 (13.79%) TCP/IP
22 161 (13.29%) Load Balancing
23 160 (13.21%) Network Design
24 152 (12.55%) Telecoms
25 151 (12.47%) CCSE
26 144 (11.89%) DNS
27 143 (11.81%) Cisco IOS
28 138 (11.40%) Degree
29 137 (11.31%) ITIL
30 133 (10.98%) CCDP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (2.06%) MS Exchange
2 12 (0.99%) Lync
3 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (0.83%) OpenStack
4 9 (0.74%) Apache
5 8 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.50%) nginx
7 4 (0.33%) MTS
8 3 (0.25%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.25%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.17%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.083%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.083%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.083%) IIS
Applications
1 89 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 34 (2.81%) MS Office
4 16 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.083%) Summit
2 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.16%) IaaS
3 11 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.25%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 623 (51.45%) Firewall
2 438 (36.17%) BGP
3 418 (34.52%) Cisco ASA
4 406 (33.53%) WAN
5 401 (33.11%) OSPF
6 359 (29.64%) LAN
7 349 (28.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 347 (28.65%) MPLS
9 279 (23.04%) Network Security
10 241 (19.90%) Wireless
11 194 (16.02%) VPN
12 182 (15.03%) EIGRP
13 167 (13.79%) TCP/IP
14 144 (11.89%) DNS
15 143 (11.81%) Cisco IOS
16 127 (10.49%) Cisco PIX
17 103 (8.51%) VoIP
18 102 (8.42%) NetScreen
19 101 (8.34%) VLAN
20 96 (7.93%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.58%) MySQL
3 3 (0.25%) Big Data
4 1 (0.083%) Informix
4 1 (0.083%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Metasploit
General
1 152 (12.55%) Telecoms
2 132 (10.90%) Finance
3 71 (5.86%) Banking
4 31 (2.56%) Marketing
5 27 (2.23%) Electronics
6 21 (1.73%) Retail
7 17 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.24%) Advertising
9 12 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.58%) Games
10 7 (0.58%) Legal
10 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.33%) Back Office
12 4 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.25%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.25%) Military
13 3 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.083%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 491 (40.55%) Network Engineer
2 283 (23.37%) Consultant
3 260 (21.47%) Senior Network Engineer
4 152 (12.55%) Senior Consultant
5 150 (12.39%) Network Consultant
6 139 (11.48%) Architect
7 106 (8.75%) Network Architect
8 76 (6.28%) Security Consultant
9 67 (5.53%) Cisco Engineer
10 62 (5.12%) Senior Network Consultant
11 60 (4.95%) Senior Security Consultant
12 54 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
13 53 (4.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 53 (4.38%) Security Engineer
14 48 (3.96%) Network Security Engineer
14 48 (3.96%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 36 (2.97%) Firewall Consultant
16 35 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
17 34 (2.81%) Support Engineer
18 33 (2.73%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.79%) 802.1X
2 16 (1.32%) CSS
3 9 (0.74%) Web Services
3 9 (0.74%) XMPP
4 6 (0.50%) LAMP
5 3 (0.25%) Middleware
5 3 (0.25%) OLE
5 3 (0.25%) Flash
5 3 (0.25%) JSP
6 2 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.17%) COM
7 1 (0.083%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.083%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 390 (32.20%) Data Centre
2 67 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 53 (4.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 43 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
5 35 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.57%) PKI
7 12 (0.99%) iDTV
8 11 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (0.83%) FlexPod
10 9 (0.74%) Thin Client
10 9 (0.74%) Statistics
10 9 (0.74%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.66%) BBC
12 5 (0.41%) Online Games
12 5 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (0.41%) Eurex
13 3 (0.25%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.25%) User Experience
13 3 (0.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 122 (10.07%) Windows
2 94 (7.76%) Linux
3 61 (5.04%) UNIX
4 36 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (1.98%) Solaris
6 17 (1.40%) CentOS
7 16 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.083%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (13.29%) Load Balancing
2 160 (13.21%) Network Design
3 137 (11.31%) ITIL
4 79 (6.52%) Project Management
5 76 (6.28%) Service Delivery
6 63 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
7 42 (3.47%) Mentoring
7 42 (3.47%) Migration
7 42 (3.47%) Performance Management
8 38 (3.14%) Network Architecture
8 38 (3.14%) Network Management
9 35 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 33 (2.73%) Penetration Testing
11 31 (2.56%) E-Commerce
11 31 (2.56%) DDoS Mitigation
12 30 (2.48%) Change Management
13 29 (2.39%) WAN Optimisation
14 26 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (2.15%) Ethical Hacking
15 24 (1.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (2.81%) Python
2 21 (1.73%) Bash Shell
3 19 (1.57%) PHP
4 18 (1.49%) Perl
5 17 (1.40%) SQL
6 9 (0.74%) Ruby
7 8 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.58%) C
9 4 (0.33%) C++
10 3 (0.25%) VB
11 2 (0.17%) Tcl
11 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.083%) Java
12 1 (0.083%) R
Qualifications
1 1211 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 776 (64.08%) CCNP
3 216 (17.84%) CCNA
4 151 (12.47%) CCSE
5 138 (11.40%) Degree
6 133 (10.98%) CCDP
7 100 (8.26%) Security Cleared
8 91 (7.51%) CCSA
9 77 (6.36%) JNCIS
10 71 (5.86%) JNCIP
11 55 (4.54%) JNCIE
12 48 (3.96%) SC Cleared
13 41 (3.39%) CCIP
14 38 (3.14%) CISSP
15 29 (2.39%) CCSP
16 26 (2.15%) MCSE
16 26 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.40%) CCDA
17 17 (1.40%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.21%) SLA
2 39 (3.22%) QA
3 27 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.41%) COBIT
6 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.25%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.41%) Firmware
5 5 (0.41%) vCloud
5 5 (0.41%) iptables
6 4 (0.33%) vSphere
7 3 (0.25%) XenServer
7 3 (0.25%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.25%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.25%) Snort
8 2 (0.17%) XenApp
8 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.17%) UAG
8 2 (0.17%) pfSense
9 1 (0.083%) KVM
9 1 (0.083%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (3.55%) SolarWinds Orion
2 33 (2.73%) FortiGate
3 25 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 24 (1.98%) Cacti
5 23 (1.90%) OpenView
6 18 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
7 15 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
8 11 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.91%) Puppet
9 7 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
10 6 (0.50%) Ansible
10 6 (0.50%) Salt
11 5 (0.41%) vMotion
12 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.25%) Nagios
13 3 (0.25%) Cisco LMS
14 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1108 (91.49%) Cisco
2 548 (45.25%) Juniper
3 440 (36.33%) CheckPoint
4 355 (29.31%) F5
5 121 (9.99%) Riverbed
6 105 (8.67%) HP
7 100 (8.26%) Microsoft
8 95 (7.84%) Fortinet
9 80 (6.61%) VMware
10 71 (5.86%) Blue Coat
11 62 (5.12%) Tufin
12 58 (4.79%) IronPort
12 58 (4.79%) Citrix
13 40 (3.30%) SolarWinds
14 31 (2.56%) Nokia
15 24 (1.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 24 (1.98%) Brocade
16 21 (1.73%) Dell
16 21 (1.73%) McAfee
17 18 (1.49%) Bloomberg
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £63000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, pension ++
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £63000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum + Bonus, Pension ++
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + travel
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum +Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + international travel
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago