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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 431 549 372
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -177
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 594 398 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.34% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 1.24% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 405 304 620
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,950
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%

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
29235 32104 30081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.34% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22964 25766 24182
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +116 558 £55,000 - 63
South East +89 229 £55,000 - 25
London +107 215 £57,500 +4.54% 18
Berkshire +80 115 £62,500 +38.88% 8
Surrey +46 49 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Reading +15 48 £60,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +41 46 £62,500 - 13
North West -3 27 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Yorkshire +8 24 £50,000 -
Hampshire -8 23 £60,000 +7.14% 4
East of England +2 19 £47,500 -17.39% 4
West Midlands -13 18 £61,000 +22.00% 7
Greenwich - 17 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +14 16 £50,000 -
Leeds +7 16 £50,000 -
East Sussex +8 14 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Manchester +12 13 £62,500 +28.86% 2
Guildford +19 12 £55,000 -15.38% 2
South West -14 12 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Hertfordshire -17 12 £46,250 -22.91% 3
Chertsey - 12 £35,000 - 2
Canary Wharf +11 11 - -
Bristol +3 11 £65,000 +44.44%
Birmingham -23 11 £55,500 +8.82% 7
Cheshire +6 10 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Farnborough -5 10 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire -13 10 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Maidenhead +6 9 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +21 8 £51,250 -14.58% 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1017 (90.24%) Cisco
3 681 (60.43%) CCNP
4 554 (49.16%) Firewall
5 513 (45.52%) Juniper
6 432 (38.33%) CheckPoint
7 413 (36.65%) Cisco ASA
8 384 (34.07%) WAN
9 365 (32.39%) BGP
10 347 (30.79%) MPLS
11 328 (29.10%) F5
12 323 (28.66%) OSPF
13 318 (28.22%) LAN
14 315 (27.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 281 (24.93%) Network Security
16 217 (19.25%) Wireless
17 203 (18.01%) CCNA
18 183 (16.24%) VPN
19 170 (15.08%) EIGRP
20 163 (14.46%) CCSE
21 144 (12.78%) ITIL
22 140 (12.42%) DNS
23 137 (12.16%) Network Design
24 134 (11.89%) TCP/IP
25 133 (11.80%) Telecoms
26 132 (11.71%) Finance
27 129 (11.45%) Cisco PIX
28 124 (11.00%) Windows
29 122 (10.83%) Load Balancing
30 118 (10.47%) Degree

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (1.42%) Lync
2 14 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.62%) Apache
3 7 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.44%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.35%) CMS
6 4 (0.35%) nginx
7 2 (0.18%) IIS
7 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.089%) CloudStack
Applications
1 73 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 35 (3.11%) MS Office
4 8 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.089%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.48%) IaaS
2 19 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.71%) PaaS
4 4 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 554 (49.16%) Firewall
2 413 (36.65%) Cisco ASA
3 384 (34.07%) WAN
4 365 (32.39%) BGP
5 347 (30.79%) MPLS
6 323 (28.66%) OSPF
7 318 (28.22%) LAN
8 315 (27.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 281 (24.93%) Network Security
10 217 (19.25%) Wireless
11 183 (16.24%) VPN
12 170 (15.08%) EIGRP
13 140 (12.42%) DNS
14 134 (11.89%) TCP/IP
15 129 (11.45%) Cisco PIX
16 101 (8.96%) DHCP
16 101 (8.96%) NetScreen
16 101 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
17 87 (7.72%) VoIP
18 83 (7.36%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (0.71%) Big Data
2 7 (0.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.53%) Data Mining
4 4 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.62%) Metasploit
General
1 133 (11.80%) Telecoms
2 132 (11.71%) Finance
3 36 (3.19%) Banking
3 36 (3.19%) Marketing
4 22 (1.95%) Advertising
5 18 (1.60%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.24%) Electronics
7 9 (0.80%) Retail
8 8 (0.71%) Games
9 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.53%) Law
11 4 (0.35%) Legal
11 4 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.27%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.27%) Military
12 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 1 (0.089%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 436 (38.69%) Network Engineer
2 264 (23.43%) Consultant
3 235 (20.85%) Senior Network Engineer
4 130 (11.54%) Architect
5 128 (11.36%) Network Consultant
6 120 (10.65%) Senior Consultant
7 98 (8.70%) Network Architect
8 70 (6.21%) Security Consultant
9 56 (4.97%) Security Engineer
10 52 (4.61%) Cisco Engineer
11 51 (4.53%) Technical Consultant
12 50 (4.44%) Senior Security Consultant
13 49 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
14 42 (3.73%) Network Security Engineer
15 36 (3.19%) Senior Network Consultant
16 35 (3.11%) Designer
17 34 (3.02%) Network Designer
18 33 (2.93%) Technical Design Authority
19 32 (2.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
20 31 (2.75%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.24%) CSS
2 5 (0.44%) XMPP
3 4 (0.35%) LAMP
3 4 (0.35%) Web Services
4 3 (0.27%) Flash
5 2 (0.18%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.18%) COM
5 2 (0.18%) JSP
5 2 (0.18%) Middleware
5 2 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.089%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 48 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 34 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 32 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (2.48%) Open Source
6 25 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 24 (2.13%) FlexPod
8 13 (1.15%) Hedge funds
9 9 (0.80%) PKI
10 8 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.53%) iDTV
12 5 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.44%) Online Games
13 4 (0.35%) Clustering
13 4 (0.35%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.35%) RMADS
13 4 (0.35%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.35%) Statistics
14 3 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 124 (11.00%) Windows
2 90 (7.99%) Linux
3 42 (3.73%) UNIX
4 30 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.86%) Solaris
6 13 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.98%) CentOS
8 11 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (12.78%) ITIL
2 137 (12.16%) Network Design
3 122 (10.83%) Load Balancing
4 80 (7.10%) Network Architecture
5 59 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
6 56 (4.97%) Service Delivery
7 53 (4.70%) Project Management
7 53 (4.70%) Migration
8 41 (3.64%) DDoS Mitigation
8 41 (3.64%) Network Management
9 36 (3.19%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (2.93%) Mentoring
11 32 (2.84%) PRINCE2
12 29 (2.57%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (2.57%) Change Management
13 28 (2.48%) Security Architecture
14 26 (2.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (2.31%) WAN Optimisation
15 24 (2.13%) Change Control
16 22 (1.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (2.48%) Python
2 27 (2.40%) SQL
3 18 (1.60%) Perl
4 17 (1.51%) PHP
5 16 (1.42%) Bash Shell
6 13 (1.15%) R
7 11 (0.98%) Ruby
7 11 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.44%) C
9 4 (0.35%) C++
10 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 681 (60.43%) CCNP
3 203 (18.01%) CCNA
4 163 (14.46%) CCSE
5 118 (10.47%) Degree
6 112 (9.94%) Security Cleared
7 111 (9.85%) CCDP
8 100 (8.87%) CCSA
9 88 (7.81%) JNCIP
10 65 (5.77%) JNCIE
11 60 (5.32%) JNCIS
12 49 (4.35%) SC Cleared
13 48 (4.26%) CCIP
14 31 (2.75%) CCDA
15 29 (2.57%) CISSP
16 25 (2.22%) HP MASE
17 24 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (2.13%) MCSE
18 22 (1.95%) HP ASE
19 21 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.37%) SLA
2 35 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.24%) QA
5 6 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
6 2 (0.18%) FISMA
7 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.089%) BS15000
System Software
1 58 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.62%) vSphere
4 7 (0.62%) Firmware
5 5 (0.44%) vCloud
5 5 (0.44%) Snort
6 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.18%) XenApp
7 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.18%) UAG
7 2 (0.18%) pfSense
8 1 (0.089%) KVM
8 1 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.089%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.089%) Xen
8 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (2.31%) FortiGate
2 23 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
3 22 (1.95%) SolarWinds Orion
4 20 (1.77%) OpenView
4 20 (1.77%) Cacti
5 19 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 14 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (0.89%) Cisco UCCE
8 8 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
9 7 (0.62%) Cisco LMS
10 6 (0.53%) Puppet
10 6 (0.53%) Salt
10 6 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.53%) Ansible
11 4 (0.35%) Nessus
12 2 (0.18%) Nagios
12 2 (0.18%) OSSEC
12 2 (0.18%) SCCM
12 2 (0.18%) SCOM
12 2 (0.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1017 (90.24%) Cisco
2 513 (45.52%) Juniper
3 432 (38.33%) CheckPoint
4 328 (29.10%) F5
5 110 (9.76%) HP
6 90 (7.99%) Microsoft
7 85 (7.54%) VMware
8 84 (7.45%) Fortinet
9 81 (7.19%) Riverbed
10 61 (5.41%) Blue Coat
11 51 (4.53%) Tufin
12 47 (4.17%) IronPort
13 44 (3.90%) Citrix
14 35 (3.11%) Brocade
15 33 (2.93%) Nokia
16 28 (2.48%) SolarWinds
17 27 (2.40%) Aruba
18 26 (2.31%) Avaya
19 21 (1.86%) Dell
19 21 (1.86%) Meraki
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