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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
Rank 424 481 518
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +37
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 515 532 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 1.90% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 393 410 330
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +6.81%

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
21224 28013 28859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.24% 27.98% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16766 22434 23069
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 498 £57,500 -4.16% 27
London +69 223 £57,500 -11.53% 12
South East +34 156 £60,000 - 8
Berkshire -13 60 £57,500 -4.16% 3
West Midlands +31 43 £47,500 -3.06% 3
Reading +1 35 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +13 25 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +34 24 £46,250 -11.90%
East of England +32 24 £60,000 +26.31% 1
West Yorkshire +26 24 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Surrey +48 23 £60,000 -7.69%
East Midlands +27 23 £55,000 +26.15% 1
North West -15 22 £50,000 -37.50%
Manchester -17 22 £50,000 -20.00%
Hampshire +12 20 £60,000 - 2
Hounslow +21 18 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire +28 16 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Milton Keynes +31 14 £60,000 +166.66%
Hertfordshire +13 13 £80,000 +68.42% 1
City of London +11 12 £70,000 - 1
Hereford - 12 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 -
Bedford +28 11 £60,000 -7.69%
Bracknell +17 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Bedfordshire +17 11 £60,000 -7.69%
Birmingham -5 11 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Worcestershire -6 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 10 £60,000 -
West Sussex +15 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Cambridge +4 9 £60,000 +9.09%

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCIE.

1 967 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 862 (89.14%) Cisco
3 746 (77.15%) CCNP
4 487 (50.36%) Firewall
5 340 (35.16%) WAN
6 313 (32.37%) Juniper
7 301 (31.13%) CCNA
7 301 (31.13%) CheckPoint
8 298 (30.82%) MPLS
9 288 (29.78%) LAN
10 279 (28.85%) BGP
11 278 (28.75%) Data Centre
12 239 (24.72%) VPN
13 232 (23.99%) OSPF
14 229 (23.68%) F5
15 225 (23.27%) Wireless
15 225 (23.27%) Cisco Nexus
16 214 (22.13%) Network Security
17 194 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
17 194 (20.06%) Palo Alto
18 192 (19.86%) Presales
19 191 (19.75%) Finance
20 172 (17.79%) Network Design
21 150 (15.51%) DNS
22 132 (13.65%) TCP/IP
23 127 (13.13%) CCDP
24 123 (12.72%) Cisco IOS
25 120 (12.41%) VoIP
26 117 (12.10%) EIGRP
27 115 (11.89%) Telecoms

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (3.10%) Skype for Business
2 20 (2.07%) MS Exchange
3 18 (1.86%) OpenStack
4 16 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (1.45%) IIS
6 10 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.41%) nginx
8 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 62 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.59%) MS Office
3 23 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.03%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.76%) SaaS
2 30 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.17%) IaaS
4 21 (2.17%) Office 365
5 16 (1.65%) PaaS
6 12 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 487 (50.36%) Firewall
2 340 (35.16%) WAN
3 298 (30.82%) MPLS
4 288 (29.78%) LAN
5 279 (28.85%) BGP
6 239 (24.72%) VPN
7 232 (23.99%) OSPF
8 225 (23.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 225 (23.27%) Wireless
9 214 (22.13%) Network Security
10 194 (20.06%) Cisco ASA
11 150 (15.51%) DNS
12 132 (13.65%) TCP/IP
13 123 (12.72%) Cisco IOS
14 120 (12.41%) VoIP
15 117 (12.10%) EIGRP
16 108 (11.17%) DHCP
17 78 (8.07%) VLAN
18 59 (6.10%) IPsec
19 58 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.17%) Big Data
2 4 (0.41%) Aerospike
2 4 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 191 (19.75%) Finance
2 115 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 74 (7.65%) Banking
4 38 (3.93%) Retail
5 18 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.76%) Financial Institution
6 17 (1.76%) Marketing
7 14 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.14%) Legal
9 10 (1.03%) Law
10 8 (0.83%) French Language
10 8 (0.83%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.52%) Games
12 4 (0.41%) Back Office
12 4 (0.41%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 462 (47.78%) Network Engineer
2 178 (18.41%) Architect
3 169 (17.48%) Senior Network Engineer
4 146 (15.10%) Consultant
5 143 (14.79%) Cisco Engineer
6 118 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 105 (10.86%) Network Architect
8 98 (10.13%) Network Consultant
9 73 (7.55%) Security Engineer
10 61 (6.31%) Lead Network Engineer
11 55 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
13 51 (5.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 50 (5.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 48 (4.96%) Security Consultant
16 35 (3.62%) NOC Engineer
17 34 (3.52%) IP Engineer
17 34 (3.52%) Security Architect
18 33 (3.41%) Network Security Consultant
18 33 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.62%) XMPP
2 31 (3.21%) 802.1X
3 14 (1.45%) Web Services
4 7 (0.72%) .NET
5 5 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.41%) Middleware
7 2 (0.21%) REST
7 2 (0.21%) RFC 2544
8 1 (0.10%) OAuth
8 1 (0.10%) OpenID
8 1 (0.10%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 278 (28.75%) Data Centre
2 52 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.76%) Hedge funds
8 16 (1.65%) Clustering
9 13 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.03%) Replication
11 8 (0.83%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.72%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.72%) iPad
12 7 (0.72%) PKI
13 6 (0.62%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (0.62%) Eurex
13 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.10%) Windows
2 48 (4.96%) Linux
3 44 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.21%) Unix
5 19 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (19.86%) Presales
2 172 (17.79%) Network Design
3 104 (10.75%) ITIL
3 104 (10.75%) Network Management
4 91 (9.41%) Project Management
5 74 (7.65%) High Availability
6 73 (7.55%) Migration
7 72 (7.45%) Network Architecture
8 70 (7.24%) Network Monitoring
9 67 (6.93%) Load Balancing
10 48 (4.96%) Mentoring
11 41 (4.24%) Information Security
12 38 (3.93%) Change Management
12 38 (3.93%) Network Planning
12 38 (3.93%) Problem Management
13 33 (3.41%) Change Control
14 26 (2.69%) Security Management
15 24 (2.48%) Capacity Management
15 24 (2.48%) TOGAF
15 24 (2.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.48%) Python
2 21 (2.17%) C
3 19 (1.96%) Perl
4 12 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.03%) PHP
6 7 (0.72%) Java
7 4 (0.41%) SQL
8 3 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.21%) VB
10 1 (0.10%) C++
10 1 (0.10%) Ruby
10 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 967 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 746 (77.15%) CCNP
3 301 (31.13%) CCNA
4 127 (13.13%) CCDP
5 84 (8.69%) CCIP
6 72 (7.45%) CCSP
7 68 (7.03%) Degree
8 60 (6.20%) CCSE
8 60 (6.20%) CISSP
9 52 (5.38%) CCDA
10 44 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 39 (4.03%) CCSA
12 37 (3.83%) SC Cleared
13 34 (3.52%) JNCIA
13 34 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (3.41%) JNCIE
14 33 (3.41%) JNCIP
15 32 (3.31%) CCNP Voice
15 32 (3.31%) JNCIS
16 31 (3.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 31 (3.21%) SLA
4 13 (1.34%) GPG13
5 8 (0.83%) QA
6 4 (0.41%) COBIT
7 1 (0.10%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 30 (3.10%) ProxySG
5 13 (1.34%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.83%) XenApp
7 5 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.52%) vSphere
8 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.41%) XenServer
9 3 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.10%) Firmware
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (4.34%) Cisco UCCE
2 40 (4.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 28 (2.90%) Nagios
4 27 (2.79%) Cisco UCCX
5 25 (2.59%) FortiGate
6 21 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (1.03%) Backup Exec
7 10 (1.03%) SCOM
8 6 (0.62%) CSIRT
8 6 (0.62%) Endace
9 4 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.31%) Cacti
10 3 (0.31%) Cisco CME
11 2 (0.21%) Puppet
12 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.10%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.10%) SmoothWall
12 1 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 862 (89.14%) Cisco
2 313 (32.37%) Juniper
3 301 (31.13%) CheckPoint
4 229 (23.68%) F5
5 194 (20.06%) Palo Alto
6 99 (10.24%) Microsoft
7 87 (9.00%) Riverbed
8 84 (8.69%) Fortinet
8 84 (8.69%) VMware
9 55 (5.69%) Blue Coat
10 50 (5.17%) SolarWinds
11 45 (4.65%) Avaya
12 44 (4.55%) Citrix
12 44 (4.55%) HP
13 25 (2.59%) Intel Security
14 23 (2.38%) Sourcefire
15 19 (1.96%) Ipanema Technologies
16 17 (1.76%) Aruba
17 15 (1.55%) Mitel
17 15 (1.55%) TippingPoint
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum dependent on experience & certifcation
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
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Worcester, Worcestershire
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