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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 468 515 507
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 593 489 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% 1.69% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 455 356 356
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,375
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%

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
28445 28992 28090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.03% 27.73% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22750 23158 22047
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +54 545 £60,000 - 81
London +5 223 £63,750 +2.00% 27
South East +13 184 £60,000 - 19
Berkshire +40 112 £60,000 - 5
Reading +59 72 £61,250 +11.36% 2
Yorkshire +47 48 £52,500 -19.23% 9
City of London +2 36 £70,000 +7.69% 5
West Yorkshire +29 34 £52,500 -16.00% 7
East of England +15 34 £65,000 +20.93% 11
Leeds +16 30 £55,000 -12.00% 6
West Midlands +1 23 £55,000 - 5
Hampshire +18 20 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Scotland +16 20 £57,500 -16.36% 4
Surrey +5 19 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Hertfordshire +2 18 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Southampton +19 17 £52,500 -4.54% 2
North West +4 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Manchester +25 13 £62,500 +98.41%
Maidenhead 0 13 £60,000 -
Slough -11 12 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Edinburgh +18 11 £44,000 -
Bracknell +6 10 £57,000 -12.30%
Glasgow -4 9 £65,000 -5.45% 4
Cambridgeshire - 9 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 9 £57,500 -
Coventry - 9 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +2 8 £57,500 +9.52% 2
South West -14 8 £55,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire -20 8 £67,500 +30.12% 3
Canary Wharf - 8 £63,750 -

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1139 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1048 (92.01%) Cisco
3 829 (72.78%) CCNP
4 651 (57.16%) Firewall
5 397 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 396 (34.77%) Cisco ASA
7 372 (32.66%) WAN
8 357 (31.34%) LAN
9 349 (30.64%) Network Security
10 346 (30.38%) Data Centre
11 318 (27.92%) CheckPoint
12 314 (27.57%) Juniper
13 312 (27.39%) F5
14 307 (26.95%) BGP
15 286 (25.11%) OSPF
16 276 (24.23%) CCNA
17 274 (24.06%) MPLS
18 252 (22.12%) Wireless
19 233 (20.46%) VPN
20 210 (18.44%) Load Balancing
21 192 (16.86%) Network Design
22 166 (14.57%) Linux
23 163 (14.31%) Finance
24 161 (14.14%) TCP/IP
25 160 (14.05%) Windows
26 156 (13.70%) Palo Alto
27 137 (12.03%) Presales
28 135 (11.85%) VMware
29 130 (11.41%) Degree
30 124 (10.89%) CCDP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (2.72%) Lync
2 30 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 18 (1.58%) OpenStack
4 17 (1.49%) Apache
5 10 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.70%) CloudStack
7 6 (0.53%) MTS
8 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.088%) Confluence
9 1 (0.088%) IIS
9 1 (0.088%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (2.81%) MS Office
2 28 (2.46%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (1.32%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.51%) SaaS
2 39 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.99%) IaaS
4 31 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.88%) Mimecast
7 8 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.53%) Office 365
9 1 (0.088%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 651 (57.16%) Firewall
2 397 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 396 (34.77%) Cisco ASA
4 372 (32.66%) WAN
5 357 (31.34%) LAN
6 349 (30.64%) Network Security
7 307 (26.95%) BGP
8 286 (25.11%) OSPF
9 274 (24.06%) MPLS
10 252 (22.12%) Wireless
11 233 (20.46%) VPN
12 161 (14.14%) TCP/IP
13 122 (10.71%) DNS
14 121 (10.62%) VLAN
15 117 (10.27%) VoIP
16 113 (9.92%) EIGRP
16 113 (9.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 104 (9.13%) Cisco Wireless
18 88 (7.73%) IPsec
19 81 (7.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.23%) Big Data
3 12 (1.05%) Informix
3 12 (1.05%) MySQL
4 9 (0.79%) Hadoop
4 9 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.44%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.088%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.14%) JIRA
2 13 (1.14%) Subversion
3 12 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.35%) Hudson
5 1 (0.088%) Metasploit
General
1 163 (14.31%) Finance
2 112 (9.83%) Telecoms
3 81 (7.11%) Banking
4 38 (3.34%) Retail
5 29 (2.55%) Marketing
6 27 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 25 (2.19%) Legal
8 23 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.49%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.40%) Law
11 14 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.05%) Back Office
13 11 (0.97%) Advertising
14 6 (0.53%) Military
14 6 (0.53%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.44%) Games
16 4 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.26%) Electronics
17 3 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 522 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 239 (20.98%) Cisco Engineer
3 223 (19.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 202 (17.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 158 (13.87%) Consultant
6 143 (12.55%) Architect
7 140 (12.29%) Security Engineer
8 135 (11.85%) Network Security Engineer
9 103 (9.04%) Network Architect
10 79 (6.94%) Cisco Consultant
11 76 (6.67%) Network Consultant
12 74 (6.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 73 (6.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 62 (5.44%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 51 (4.48%) Network Support
15 51 (4.48%) Senior Security Engineer
16 50 (4.39%) Analyst
16 50 (4.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
17 46 (4.04%) Network Analyst
18 44 (3.86%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.28%) XMPP
2 18 (1.58%) 802.1X
3 15 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
3 15 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (1.23%) LAMP
5 9 (0.79%) CSS
6 5 (0.44%) COM
6 5 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (0.44%) REST
6 5 (0.44%) Web Services
7 4 (0.35%) Middleware
8 1 (0.088%) JSON
8 1 (0.088%) SOAP
8 1 (0.088%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 346 (30.38%) Data Centre
2 60 (5.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 40 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 36 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (1.32%) Fixed Income
7 15 (1.32%) IBM XIV
8 14 (1.23%) Equities
8 14 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 13 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 13 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (0.97%) PKI
11 10 (0.88%) FlexPod
12 9 (0.79%) Statistics
13 8 (0.70%) Internet of Things
13 8 (0.70%) iPad
14 7 (0.61%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.53%) CLARiiON
15 6 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 166 (14.57%) Linux
2 160 (14.05%) Windows
3 56 (4.92%) Unix
4 40 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 27 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.79%) Debian
8 9 (0.79%) Solaris
9 8 (0.70%) CentOS
9 8 (0.70%) Fedora
9 8 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.088%) CatOS
12 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (18.44%) Load Balancing
2 192 (16.86%) Network Design
3 137 (12.03%) Presales
4 105 (9.22%) Mentoring
5 95 (8.34%) ITIL
6 90 (7.90%) Network Architecture
7 65 (5.71%) Project Management
8 63 (5.53%) Migration
8 63 (5.53%) Network Monitoring
9 58 (5.09%) E-Commerce
10 48 (4.21%) High Availability
11 46 (4.04%) Information Security
12 42 (3.69%) Service Delivery
13 38 (3.34%) Network Management
14 33 (2.90%) Enterprise Architecture
15 31 (2.72%) Line Management
16 29 (2.55%) Root Cause Analysis
17 26 (2.28%) Capacity Planning
17 26 (2.28%) Performance Tuning
18 25 (2.19%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 65 (5.71%) Python
2 41 (3.60%) Perl
3 31 (2.72%) Bash Shell
4 22 (1.93%) PHP
5 21 (1.84%) SQL
6 20 (1.76%) C
7 14 (1.23%) Ruby
8 11 (0.97%) Java
8 11 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.88%) VB
10 9 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.44%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.088%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1139 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 829 (72.78%) CCNP
3 276 (24.23%) CCNA
4 130 (11.41%) Degree
5 124 (10.89%) CCDP
6 104 (9.13%) CCSP
7 82 (7.20%) CCSE
8 70 (6.15%) CCDA
9 68 (5.97%) Security Cleared
10 62 (5.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 59 (5.18%) JNCIE
12 54 (4.74%) CISSP
13 53 (4.65%) CCVP
13 53 (4.65%) JNCIP
14 48 (4.21%) CCSA
15 47 (4.13%) CCDE
16 41 (3.60%) SC Cleared
17 40 (3.51%) CCIP
18 33 (2.90%) JNCIA
19 32 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.65%) SLA
2 31 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (1.14%) COBIT
6 7 (0.61%) QA
7 6 (0.53%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.35%) COSO
9 1 (0.088%) FISMA
9 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.088%) ISO22301
System Software
1 96 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 41 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 41 (3.60%) vSphere
4 17 (1.49%) XenServer
5 15 (1.32%) XenApp
6 8 (0.70%) iptables
7 4 (0.35%) Firmware
7 4 (0.35%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.26%) vCloud
9 2 (0.18%) KVM
9 2 (0.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.088%) Docker
10 1 (0.088%) Snort
10 1 (0.088%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 81 (7.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 55 (4.83%) Nagios
3 50 (4.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 41 (3.60%) Cisco UCCX
5 37 (3.25%) Cacti
6 28 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (2.19%) Puppet
8 22 (1.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 21 (1.84%) CiscoWorks
10 18 (1.58%) Graphite
11 17 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
11 17 (1.49%) Opsview
12 16 (1.40%) Salt
13 11 (0.97%) FortiGate
14 9 (0.79%) Ansible
14 9 (0.79%) Iperf
15 7 (0.61%) CA Spectrum
15 7 (0.61%) Endace
15 7 (0.61%) Grafana
16 6 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1048 (92.01%) Cisco
2 318 (27.92%) CheckPoint
3 314 (27.57%) Juniper
4 312 (27.39%) F5
5 156 (13.70%) Palo Alto
6 135 (11.85%) VMware
7 94 (8.25%) Microsoft
8 86 (7.55%) Citrix
9 84 (7.37%) SolarWinds
10 65 (5.71%) HP
11 51 (4.48%) Riverbed
12 49 (4.30%) Blue Coat
13 47 (4.13%) Red Hat
14 40 (3.51%) Aruba
15 37 (3.25%) Fortinet
16 32 (2.81%) NetApp
17 31 (2.72%) Oracle
18 29 (2.55%) IBM
19 27 (2.37%) Meraki
20 25 (2.19%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Car + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + package + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + £3000 on Call
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
AAP3
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 5k on call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago