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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 490 421 399
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 475 573 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 1.99% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 381 482 544
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,750
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
31039 28809 33399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 27.13% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24047 23396 28270
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -64 449 £55,000 - 59
London -27 187 £62,500 +4.16% 25
South East -51 141 £50,000 -14.89% 21
Yorkshire -1 56 £47,500 +5.55% 2
City of London -28 54 £60,000 +4.34% 13
Berkshire -17 48 £65,000 +8.33% 8
Leeds -7 43 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -15 43 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -25 26 £46,000 -17.85% 6
Surrey -10 20 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Reading -14 19 £65,000 +18.18% 3
West Midlands -19 17 £42,500 -26.08% 1
South West -30 17 £62,500 +25.00% 1
East of England -35 17 £50,000 - 9
Wales +4 16 £68,500 +24.54% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 16 £24,500 -65.00% 3
South Wales +4 15 £68,500 +24.54% 2
Wiltshire -9 14 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Cardiff -8 13 £67,500 +22.72%
Swindon -3 12 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Sheffield -5 12 £55,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -9 12 £55,000 - 1
High Wycombe +3 11 £24,500 -55.45% 1
Birmingham -1 10 £58,750 - 1
East Sussex - 10 £47,500 -
East Midlands -16 9 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Orpington +1 8 £42,500 -
Slough +7 7 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Watford -3 7 £49,500 -1.00% 2
Maidenhead -4 7 £70,000 +21.73% 2

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 870 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 786 (90.34%) Cisco
3 573 (65.86%) CCNP
4 385 (44.25%) Firewall
5 371 (42.64%) Juniper
6 296 (34.02%) WAN
7 257 (29.54%) LAN
8 249 (28.62%) BGP
9 245 (28.16%) MPLS
10 228 (26.21%) CCNA
11 207 (23.79%) CheckPoint
12 205 (23.56%) OSPF
13 199 (22.87%) F5
14 182 (20.92%) VPN
15 178 (20.46%) Cisco Nexus
16 162 (18.62%) Cisco ASA
17 153 (17.59%) Network Security
18 123 (14.14%) Load Balancing
19 121 (13.91%) Telecoms
20 110 (12.64%) Finance
21 109 (12.53%) Network Design
22 106 (12.18%) Wireless
23 105 (12.07%) Microsoft
24 100 (11.49%) VoIP
25 99 (11.38%) EIGRP
26 98 (11.26%) VMware
27 95 (10.92%) HP
28 89 (10.23%) ITIL
29 82 (9.43%) Degree
30 77 (8.85%) TCP/IP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (3.56%) Lync
2 19 (2.18%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.92%) GroupWise
4 8 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (0.57%) Apache
6 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.23%) SAS
7 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.64%) MS Office
2 23 (2.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 385 (44.25%) Firewall
2 296 (34.02%) WAN
3 257 (29.54%) LAN
4 249 (28.62%) BGP
5 245 (28.16%) MPLS
6 205 (23.56%) OSPF
7 182 (20.92%) VPN
8 178 (20.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 162 (18.62%) Cisco ASA
10 153 (17.59%) Network Security
11 106 (12.18%) Wireless
12 100 (11.49%) VoIP
13 99 (11.38%) EIGRP
14 77 (8.85%) TCP/IP
15 75 (8.62%) DNS
16 66 (7.59%) Internet
17 60 (6.90%) Ethernet
18 48 (5.52%) Multicast
19 47 (5.40%) IPsec
20 46 (5.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.57%) MySQL
3 4 (0.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.46%) Informix
3 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.46%) Hudson
1 4 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (0.46%) Subversion
1 4 (0.46%) JIRA
1 4 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 121 (13.91%) Telecoms
2 110 (12.64%) Finance
3 47 (5.40%) Banking
4 33 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 23 (2.64%) Retail
6 17 (1.95%) Advertising
7 8 (0.92%) French Language
8 6 (0.69%) Games
9 4 (0.46%) Marketing
9 4 (0.46%) German Language
9 4 (0.46%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.46%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.46%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.34%) Legal
10 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.23%) Law
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 354 (40.69%) Network Engineer
2 166 (19.08%) Consultant
3 154 (17.70%) Senior Network Engineer
4 140 (16.09%) Architect
5 102 (11.72%) Network Consultant
6 86 (9.89%) Network Architect
7 49 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
8 42 (4.83%) Technical Design Authority
9 41 (4.71%) Design Engineer
10 40 (4.60%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 36 (4.14%) Technical Architect
12 33 (3.79%) Sales Consultant
12 33 (3.79%) Analyst
12 33 (3.79%) Security Engineer
13 32 (3.68%) Network Analyst
14 31 (3.56%) Senior Consultant
14 31 (3.56%) Cisco Consultant
15 28 (3.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 25 (2.87%) Support Engineer
17 24 (2.76%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.92%) ODBC
2 6 (0.69%) Middleware
2 6 (0.69%) XMPP
3 5 (0.57%) CSS
4 4 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.11%) .NET
5 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (2.64%) Computer Science
2 18 (2.07%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.03%) iPhone
3 9 (1.03%) Hedge funds
4 8 (0.92%) Blackberry
4 8 (0.92%) Equities
5 5 (0.57%) Mathematics
5 5 (0.57%) Handset
5 5 (0.57%) FlexPod
6 4 (0.46%) IBM XIV
6 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.46%) Replication
6 4 (0.46%) Firmware
6 4 (0.46%) IPTV
6 4 (0.46%) SecurID
6 4 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (0.46%) Open Source
7 3 (0.34%) Physics
7 3 (0.34%) Clustering
8 2 (0.23%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.36%) Windows
2 63 (7.24%) Linux
3 26 (2.99%) UNIX
4 17 (1.95%) Solaris
5 16 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.92%) Android
9 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) CentOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (14.14%) Load Balancing
2 109 (12.53%) Network Design
3 89 (10.23%) ITIL
4 68 (7.82%) Low Latency
5 54 (6.21%) Network Architecture
6 36 (4.14%) Project Management
7 32 (3.68%) PRINCE2
8 27 (3.10%) Network Management
9 24 (2.76%) Service Delivery
10 23 (2.64%) Change Management
11 22 (2.53%) TOGAF
11 22 (2.53%) Incident Management
12 21 (2.41%) Security Architecture
13 19 (2.18%) Network Monitoring
14 16 (1.84%) Migration
14 16 (1.84%) Technical Architecture
15 15 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (1.61%) Time Management
17 13 (1.49%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.41%) Perl
2 16 (1.84%) Python
2 16 (1.84%) SQL
3 8 (0.92%) Shell Script
4 7 (0.80%) C
5 6 (0.69%) PHP
6 4 (0.46%) PowerHouse
6 4 (0.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 870 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 573 (65.86%) CCNP
3 228 (26.21%) CCNA
4 82 (9.43%) Degree
5 67 (7.70%) CCIP
6 65 (7.47%) JNCIE
7 64 (7.36%) CCDP
8 57 (6.55%) CCSP
9 56 (6.44%) Security Cleared
10 52 (5.98%) JNCIA
11 45 (5.17%) SC Cleared
12 44 (5.06%) CISSP
13 40 (4.60%) CCVP
13 40 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (4.25%) CCDA
14 37 (4.25%) MCSE
15 35 (4.02%) JNCIP
16 29 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 28 (3.22%) CCSE
18 23 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.91%) SLA
2 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.34%) QA
4 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.07%) UAG
4 14 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (1.38%) Snort
6 10 (1.15%) vSphere
7 8 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.46%) XenApp
9 4 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (2.07%) OpenView
3 14 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
4 13 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (1.03%) Cacti
6 8 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (0.80%) Nagios
7 7 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.69%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.57%) HP SiteScope
9 5 (0.57%) RANCID
10 4 (0.46%) Opsview
10 4 (0.46%) Puppet
10 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
12 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 786 (90.34%) Cisco
2 371 (42.64%) Juniper
3 207 (23.79%) CheckPoint
4 199 (22.87%) F5
5 105 (12.07%) Microsoft
6 98 (11.26%) VMware
7 95 (10.92%) HP
8 53 (6.09%) Brocade
9 48 (5.52%) Fortinet
10 44 (5.06%) Citrix
11 32 (3.68%) Riverbed
12 30 (3.45%) Nokia
13 25 (2.87%) SolarWinds
13 25 (2.87%) Aruba
14 21 (2.41%) NetApp
15 20 (2.30%) Blue Coat
16 14 (1.61%) Sourcefire
17 13 (1.49%) Redback
18 12 (1.38%) EMC
18 12 (1.38%) Huawei
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-70,000 + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etonwood
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 6 days ago