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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 444 502 438
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -64
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 558 475 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 1.53% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 437 381 482
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%

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
30293 31046 28822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.02% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24454 24053 23409
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +60 539 £57,500 +4.54% 58
London +48 232 £60,000 -4.00% 19
South East +28 162 £55,000 +10.00% 12
West Midlands +36 69 £58,750 +38.23% 5
Berkshire +25 64 £55,000 -15.38% 5
City of London +26 62 £62,500 +4.16% 5
Birmingham +48 57 £62,500 +6.38% 3
Surrey +34 52 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West +30 26 £60,000 +27.65% 6
Reading +3 26 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Cheshire +12 20 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Hampshire +16 17 £58,750 +27.71% 2
Northwich - 16 £80,000 -
South West -8 15 £49,000 -21.60% 6
Chertsey - 15 £50,000 -
East of England +6 14 £46,500 -7.00% 3
Yorkshire -40 13 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Wiltshire -1 11 £49,000 -21.60% 3
Leeds -21 11 £60,000 +33.33% 3
West Yorkshire -28 11 £60,000 +33.33% 3
West Sussex -4 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Guildford 0 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire -21 8 £41,250 +68.36% 1
Maidenhead +12 7 £67,500 -3.57%
Swindon +6 7 £49,000 -23.13% 3
East Midlands -6 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 -
Camberley - 7 £57,500 -
Southampton +9 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Canary Wharf +4 6 £50,000 -33.33%

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1144 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1042 (91.08%) Cisco
3 756 (66.08%) CCNP
4 598 (52.27%) Firewall
5 486 (42.48%) Juniper
6 405 (35.40%) BGP
7 397 (34.70%) CheckPoint
8 380 (33.22%) Data Centre
9 379 (33.13%) OSPF
10 378 (33.04%) WAN
11 361 (31.56%) Cisco ASA
12 349 (30.51%) LAN
13 333 (29.11%) F5
14 332 (29.02%) Cisco Nexus
15 305 (26.66%) MPLS
16 283 (24.74%) Network Security
17 246 (21.50%) Wireless
18 208 (18.18%) CCNA
19 189 (16.52%) VPN
20 167 (14.60%) TCP/IP
20 167 (14.60%) Load Balancing
21 158 (13.81%) EIGRP
22 155 (13.55%) Network Design
23 146 (12.76%) Degree
24 143 (12.50%) Telecoms
25 140 (12.24%) DNS
26 134 (11.71%) CCDP
27 131 (11.45%) Cisco IOS
28 124 (10.84%) ITIL
29 122 (10.66%) Windows

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.22%) Apache
2 14 (1.22%) OpenStack
3 11 (0.96%) Lync
4 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (0.79%) MTS
5 8 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.52%) nginx
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.17%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.087%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.087%) IIS
Applications
1 89 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.32%) MS Office
3 29 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.17%) Summit
3 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.96%) IaaS
4 4 (0.35%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.087%) PaaS
6 1 (0.087%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 598 (52.27%) Firewall
2 405 (35.40%) BGP
3 379 (33.13%) OSPF
4 378 (33.04%) WAN
5 361 (31.56%) Cisco ASA
6 349 (30.51%) LAN
7 332 (29.02%) Cisco Nexus
8 305 (26.66%) MPLS
9 283 (24.74%) Network Security
10 246 (21.50%) Wireless
11 189 (16.52%) VPN
12 167 (14.60%) TCP/IP
13 158 (13.81%) EIGRP
14 140 (12.24%) DNS
15 131 (11.45%) Cisco IOS
16 106 (9.27%) VLAN
17 99 (8.65%) VoIP
18 96 (8.39%) Cisco PIX
19 90 (7.87%) DHCP
20 75 (6.56%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.87%) MySQL
2 8 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.61%) Big Data
4 4 (0.35%) Informix
5 3 (0.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.087%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.26%) Hudson
2 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.26%) Subversion
2 3 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 143 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 117 (10.23%) Finance
3 80 (6.99%) Banking
4 29 (2.53%) Retail
5 27 (2.36%) Electronics
6 24 (2.10%) Marketing
7 19 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.14%) Advertising
9 9 (0.79%) Legal
10 7 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.44%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.44%) Games
12 5 (0.44%) Military
13 4 (0.35%) Law
13 4 (0.35%) Back Office
13 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 482 (42.13%) Network Engineer
2 250 (21.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 238 (20.80%) Consultant
4 136 (11.89%) Architect
5 126 (11.01%) Network Consultant
6 123 (10.75%) Senior Consultant
7 102 (8.92%) Network Architect
8 69 (6.03%) Cisco Engineer
9 63 (5.51%) Security Engineer
10 61 (5.33%) Security Consultant
11 60 (5.24%) Network Security Engineer
12 57 (4.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 56 (4.90%) Senior Network Consultant
14 45 (3.93%) Senior Security Consultant
15 42 (3.67%) Senior Security Engineer
16 41 (3.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
17 36 (3.15%) Network Specialist
18 35 (3.06%) Firewall Consultant
18 35 (3.06%) Technical Consultant
19 33 (2.88%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.93%) 802.1X
2 18 (1.57%) CSS
3 12 (1.05%) XMPP
4 9 (0.79%) Web Services
5 8 (0.70%) LAMP
6 5 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.35%) REST
7 4 (0.35%) Middleware
8 3 (0.26%) OLE
8 3 (0.26%) Flash
8 3 (0.26%) JSP
9 2 (0.17%) COM
10 1 (0.087%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 380 (33.22%) Data Centre
2 62 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 60 (5.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 39 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
5 38 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 22 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.84%) PKI
8 10 (0.87%) Eurex
9 9 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 9 (0.79%) Thin Client
10 8 (0.70%) iDTV
10 8 (0.70%) BBC
10 8 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (0.61%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.52%) IBM XIV
13 5 (0.44%) FlexPod
13 5 (0.44%) Statistics
14 4 (0.35%) CLARiiON
14 4 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 122 (10.66%) Windows
2 97 (8.48%) Linux
3 64 (5.59%) UNIX
4 33 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.84%) Solaris
6 15 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.22%) CentOS
8 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (14.60%) Load Balancing
2 155 (13.55%) Network Design
3 124 (10.84%) ITIL
4 83 (7.26%) Project Management
5 63 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
6 60 (5.24%) Service Delivery
7 48 (4.20%) Mentoring
8 42 (3.67%) Performance Management
9 41 (3.58%) E-Commerce
10 40 (3.50%) Migration
10 40 (3.50%) Network Management
11 36 (3.15%) Network Architecture
11 36 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
12 32 (2.80%) Information Security
13 31 (2.71%) Change Management
13 31 (2.71%) DDoS Mitigation
14 29 (2.53%) WAN Optimisation
14 29 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
14 29 (2.53%) Penetration Testing
15 28 (2.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (3.76%) Python
2 29 (2.53%) Perl
3 27 (2.36%) PHP
4 21 (1.84%) Bash Shell
5 16 (1.40%) SQL
6 12 (1.05%) PowerShell
7 7 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.52%) Ruby
8 6 (0.52%) C
8 6 (0.52%) Java
9 4 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.35%) C++
9 4 (0.35%) VB
10 2 (0.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1144 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 756 (66.08%) CCNP
3 208 (18.18%) CCNA
4 146 (12.76%) Degree
5 134 (11.71%) CCDP
6 118 (10.31%) CCSE
7 97 (8.48%) Security Cleared
8 78 (6.82%) CCSA
9 66 (5.77%) JNCIS
10 58 (5.07%) JNCIP
11 49 (4.28%) SC Cleared
12 47 (4.11%) JNCIE
13 45 (3.93%) CISSP
14 39 (3.41%) CCIP
15 31 (2.71%) CCSP
16 25 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (2.19%) MCSE
16 25 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 23 (2.01%) MCP
18 22 (1.92%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.46%) SLA
2 34 (2.97%) QA
3 24 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (2.01%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.70%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.26%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (3.32%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.79%) vSphere
5 8 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.44%) vCloud
6 5 (0.44%) XenServer
6 5 (0.44%) iptables
7 4 (0.35%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.35%) XenApp
8 3 (0.26%) Firmware
8 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.17%) Snort
9 2 (0.17%) pfSense
10 1 (0.087%) KVM
10 1 (0.087%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 40 (3.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 30 (2.62%) FortiGate
4 21 (1.84%) Cacti
4 21 (1.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 17 (1.49%) OpenView
6 15 (1.31%) Puppet
7 14 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
8 12 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (1.05%) Nagios
9 11 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (0.44%) CiscoWorks
11 5 (0.44%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.44%) vMotion
12 4 (0.35%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.26%) Ansible
13 3 (0.26%) Cisco LMS
13 3 (0.26%) Salt
13 3 (0.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1042 (91.08%) Cisco
2 486 (42.48%) Juniper
3 397 (34.70%) CheckPoint
4 333 (29.11%) F5
5 110 (9.62%) Riverbed
6 102 (8.92%) Microsoft
7 94 (8.22%) HP
8 81 (7.08%) VMware
9 74 (6.47%) Fortinet
10 65 (5.68%) Citrix
11 59 (5.16%) Blue Coat
12 45 (3.93%) IronPort
13 43 (3.76%) SolarWinds
14 42 (3.67%) Tufin
15 35 (3.06%) McAfee
16 26 (2.27%) Bloomberg
16 26 (2.27%) Nokia
17 24 (2.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 22 (1.92%) Brocade
18 22 (1.92%) Sourcefire
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