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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 516 511 499
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 440 528 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.79% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 354 429 478
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
24919 29540 31095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20051 23835 24286
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -13 411 £57,500 - 30
London -54 146 £67,500 +12.50% 10
South East +46 140 £55,000 - 9
Berkshire +8 52 £57,500 +4.54% 2
West Midlands -2 45 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Surrey +30 43 £52,500 - 2
Reading +16 32 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire +30 29 £35,000 -39.13% 4
Hampshire +17 25 £50,000 -23.07% 2
South West -3 23 £45,000 -8.16% 1
West Yorkshire +24 19 £32,000 -45.53% 3
Birmingham -33 19 £45,000 -14.28% 1
City of London +21 17 £65,000 - 3
Coventry +8 17 £45,000 - 1
East of England +29 16 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wiltshire +10 16 £45,000 -8.16%
Scotland +34 15 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Southampton +8 15 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Leeds +21 14 £37,500 -36.17% 2
Hertfordshire +21 14 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Reigate +21 13 £52,500 -
Edinburgh +19 12 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Chippenham - 12 £43,500 -
Buckinghamshire +24 10 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Sheffield +18 9 £35,000 -41.66%
South Yorkshire +14 9 £35,000 -40.42%
North West -7 9 £48,750 -39.06% 3
West Sussex +15 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Camberley +3 6 £42,000 -1.17%
Manchester -7 6 £47,500 -24.00% 1

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 892 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 784 (87.89%) Cisco
3 690 (77.35%) CCNP
4 469 (52.58%) Firewall
5 313 (35.09%) WAN
6 299 (33.52%) CCNA
7 265 (29.71%) CheckPoint
8 255 (28.59%) MPLS
9 253 (28.36%) Juniper
10 239 (26.79%) LAN
11 226 (25.34%) BGP
11 226 (25.34%) F5
12 223 (25.00%) Wireless
13 221 (24.78%) Cisco ASA
14 220 (24.66%) Data Centre
15 217 (24.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 205 (22.98%) VPN
17 188 (21.08%) Network Security
18 181 (20.29%) Presales
19 160 (17.94%) OSPF
20 151 (16.93%) Network Design
21 148 (16.59%) Finance
22 134 (15.02%) CCDP
23 123 (13.79%) TCP/IP
24 107 (12.00%) ITIL
25 106 (11.88%) Palo Alto
26 105 (11.77%) Telecoms
26 105 (11.77%) Load Balancing
27 100 (11.21%) EIGRP
28 98 (10.99%) VMware

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 25 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.02%) IIS
3 15 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.12%) nginx
7 6 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 48 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.46%) MS Project
3 8 (0.90%) MS Office
3 8 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.45%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.46%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.37%) SaaS
2 12 (1.35%) IaaS
3 9 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.45%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 469 (52.58%) Firewall
2 313 (35.09%) WAN
3 255 (28.59%) MPLS
4 239 (26.79%) LAN
5 226 (25.34%) BGP
6 223 (25.00%) Wireless
7 221 (24.78%) Cisco ASA
8 217 (24.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 205 (22.98%) VPN
10 188 (21.08%) Network Security
11 160 (17.94%) OSPF
12 123 (13.79%) TCP/IP
13 100 (11.21%) EIGRP
14 92 (10.31%) DNS
14 92 (10.31%) VoIP
15 83 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
16 78 (8.74%) Cisco Wireless
17 62 (6.95%) DHCP
18 61 (6.84%) VLAN
19 55 (6.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.23%) Hadoop
2 10 (1.12%) Aerospike
2 10 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (0.67%) Big Data
4 4 (0.45%) MySQL
5 2 (0.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.67%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 148 (16.59%) Finance
2 105 (11.77%) Telecoms
3 63 (7.06%) Banking
4 18 (2.02%) Marketing
5 16 (1.79%) Retail
6 15 (1.68%) Legal
7 14 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.46%) Law
9 10 (1.12%) Games
10 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.67%) Billing
12 5 (0.56%) Advertising
13 4 (0.45%) Military
13 4 (0.45%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.34%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Electronics
15 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.22%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 427 (47.87%) Network Engineer
2 209 (23.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 178 (19.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 168 (18.83%) Consultant
5 165 (18.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 138 (15.47%) Architect
7 97 (10.87%) Network Consultant
8 86 (9.64%) Network Architect
9 81 (9.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 80 (8.97%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 69 (7.74%) Security Engineer
12 59 (6.61%) Network Security Engineer
13 51 (5.72%) Lead Network Engineer
14 45 (5.04%) Security Consultant
15 38 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
16 33 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
17 30 (3.36%) Technical Consultant
18 29 (3.25%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 29 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
19 28 (3.14%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.91%) XMPP
2 14 (1.57%) 802.1X
3 10 (1.12%) Middleware
3 10 (1.12%) XML
4 5 (0.56%) Express
4 5 (0.56%) Web Services
5 4 (0.45%) .NET
5 4 (0.45%) COM
5 4 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.34%) CSS
6 3 (0.34%) HTML
7 2 (0.22%) REST
7 2 (0.22%) RFC 2544
7 2 (0.22%) SOAP
8 1 (0.11%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.11%) JSON
8 1 (0.11%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.11%) libvirt
8 1 (0.11%) OCX
8 1 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 220 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
5 21 (2.35%) Clustering
6 20 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 18 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 17 (1.91%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.79%) Statistics
11 14 (1.57%) Replication
12 12 (1.35%) iPad
13 11 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
14 9 (1.01%) Internet of Things
14 9 (1.01%) IPTV
15 5 (0.56%) CMDB
15 5 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
15 5 (0.56%) PKI
16 4 (0.45%) BBC
16 4 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (7.40%) Windows
2 64 (7.17%) Linux
3 46 (5.16%) Unix
4 31 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.34%) CatOS
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (20.29%) Presales
2 151 (16.93%) Network Design
3 107 (12.00%) ITIL
4 105 (11.77%) Load Balancing
5 90 (10.09%) Project Management
6 67 (7.51%) Network Management
6 67 (7.51%) Network Monitoring
7 65 (7.29%) Migration
8 61 (6.84%) High Availability
8 61 (6.84%) Network Architecture
9 59 (6.61%) Change Management
10 49 (5.49%) Mentoring
11 45 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 32 (3.59%) Change Control
13 31 (3.48%) SIEM
14 27 (3.03%) Problem Management
15 26 (2.91%) Network Planning
16 25 (2.80%) Information Security
17 22 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
18 21 (2.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (2.47%) Perl
2 20 (2.24%) Python
3 19 (2.13%) C
4 17 (1.91%) SQL
5 16 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 14 (1.57%) PHP
7 7 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.45%) Java
8 4 (0.45%) Ruby
9 3 (0.34%) Tcl
10 2 (0.22%) C++
11 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 892 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 690 (77.35%) CCNP
3 299 (33.52%) CCNA
4 134 (15.02%) CCDP
5 94 (10.54%) Degree
6 76 (8.52%) Security Cleared
7 71 (7.96%) CCDA
8 66 (7.40%) SC Cleared
9 62 (6.95%) CCIP
10 56 (6.28%) CISSP
11 50 (5.61%) CCSP
12 48 (5.38%) CCSE
13 47 (5.27%) JNCIP
14 42 (4.71%) CCVP
15 39 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (4.26%) JNCIE
17 36 (4.04%) CCSA
17 36 (4.04%) MCSE
18 33 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
19 32 (3.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.80%) SLA
4 16 (1.79%) QA
5 14 (1.57%) GPG13
6 8 (0.90%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.34%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.02%) vSphere
5 16 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 13 (1.46%) XenApp
7 12 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.78%) ProxySG
10 6 (0.67%) vCloud
10 6 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.56%) XenServer
12 4 (0.45%) Xen
13 3 (0.34%) KVM
14 1 (0.11%) Corosync
14 1 (0.11%) Docker
14 1 (0.11%) iptables
14 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.11%) QEMU
14 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 28 (3.14%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (2.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 23 (2.58%) Cisco UCCE
5 20 (2.24%) Nagios
6 14 (1.57%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.35%) FortiGate
8 11 (1.23%) Cacti
9 7 (0.78%) Endace
10 6 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.45%) Cisco CME
12 4 (0.45%) OpenNMS
12 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.45%) Salt
13 3 (0.34%) Puppet
13 3 (0.34%) SCOM
14 2 (0.22%) Ansible
14 2 (0.22%) Graphite
14 2 (0.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 784 (87.89%) Cisco
2 265 (29.71%) CheckPoint
3 253 (28.36%) Juniper
4 226 (25.34%) F5
5 106 (11.88%) Palo Alto
6 98 (10.99%) VMware
7 66 (7.40%) Fortinet
8 63 (7.06%) Microsoft
9 54 (6.05%) Citrix
10 53 (5.94%) HP
11 50 (5.61%) Avaya
12 38 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 38 (4.26%) SolarWinds
13 29 (3.25%) Blue Coat
14 23 (2.58%) Meraki
15 21 (2.35%) Mitel
16 19 (2.13%) SonicWALL
17 18 (2.02%) Dell
17 18 (2.02%) ProCurve
17 18 (2.02%) Symantec
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