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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 466 466 398
Rank change year-on-year
0 -68
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 541 511 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.47% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 1.72% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 378 366 559
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%

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
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +3 510 £57,500 - 75
South East +36 215 £55,000 -4.34% 13
London +10 197 £62,500 +4.16% 35
Berkshire +13 94 £60,000 +4.34% 6
City of London +49 68 £65,000 +13.04% 18
Yorkshire -22 37 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Buckinghamshire +28 32 £52,500 -27.58% 2
Reading -18 32 £55,000 - 3
Slough +10 29 £60,000 +71.42% 2
South West 0 26 £55,000 -8.33% 11
West Yorkshire -16 26 £49,000 +3.15% 2
Leeds -9 22 £49,000 +3.15% 2
East of England -10 22 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East Sussex +5 21 £50,000 +21.21%
Surrey -9 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire -31 21 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Hertfordshire -4 15 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Greenwich - 15 £47,500 -
Bristol +15 13 £55,000 - 9
Southampton +14 12 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Maidenhead +14 11 - -
Sheffield -7 11 £60,000 +6.66%
West Midlands -14 11 £55,000 -10.20% 3
South Yorkshire -16 11 £60,000 +6.66%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 11 - -
South Wales +12 10 £68,500 +19.13% 1
Wales +9 10 £68,500 +19.13% 1
Oxfordshire +12 9 £49,500 -5.71% 1
Oxford +11 9 £49,500 -5.71% 1
High Wycombe +9 9 £52,500 +114.28%

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1099 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 988 (89.90%) Cisco
3 713 (64.88%) CCNP
4 536 (48.77%) Firewall
5 462 (42.04%) Juniper
6 372 (33.85%) MPLS
7 360 (32.76%) CheckPoint
8 326 (29.66%) WAN
9 313 (28.48%) F5
10 297 (27.02%) LAN
10 297 (27.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 289 (26.30%) Network Security
11 289 (26.30%) BGP
12 272 (24.75%) VPN
13 271 (24.66%) CCNA
14 252 (22.93%) Cisco ASA
15 246 (22.38%) OSPF
16 176 (16.01%) Wireless
17 166 (15.10%) HP
18 161 (14.65%) Load Balancing
19 146 (13.28%) Telecoms
20 142 (12.92%) Network Design
21 141 (12.83%) ITIL
22 132 (12.01%) Finance
23 130 (11.83%) VMware
24 118 (10.74%) CCDP
25 115 (10.46%) TCP/IP
26 114 (10.37%) VoIP
27 110 (10.01%) EIGRP
27 110 (10.01%) Windows

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 21 (1.91%) Lync
3 12 (1.09%) Apache
4 11 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.27%) Node.js
8 3 (0.27%) IIS
9 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.18%) SAS
9 2 (0.18%) GroupWise
9 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.091%) OpenStack
Applications
1 74 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.73%) MS Visio
3 22 (2.00%) MS Office
4 1 (0.091%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.64%) IaaS
2 9 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.82%) PaaS
3 7 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.091%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 536 (48.77%) Firewall
2 372 (33.85%) MPLS
3 326 (29.66%) WAN
4 297 (27.02%) LAN
4 297 (27.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 289 (26.30%) Network Security
5 289 (26.30%) BGP
6 272 (24.75%) VPN
7 252 (22.93%) Cisco ASA
8 246 (22.38%) OSPF
9 176 (16.01%) Wireless
10 115 (10.46%) TCP/IP
11 114 (10.37%) VoIP
12 110 (10.01%) EIGRP
13 98 (8.92%) Ethernet
14 85 (7.73%) IPsec
14 85 (7.73%) IP Telephony
15 84 (7.64%) Cisco PIX
16 76 (6.92%) DNS
17 70 (6.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.91%) Data Mining
3 9 (0.82%) MySQL
4 7 (0.64%) Informix
4 7 (0.64%) RDBMS
4 7 (0.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.27%) Redis
7 2 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (0.64%) Subversion
1 7 (0.64%) JIRA
1 7 (0.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.36%) Hudson
3 1 (0.091%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 146 (13.28%) Telecoms
2 132 (12.01%) Finance
3 47 (4.28%) Retail
4 35 (3.18%) Banking
5 18 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.18%) Games
6 13 (1.18%) Advertising
7 10 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.64%) Marketing
8 7 (0.64%) French Language
9 6 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.091%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.091%) Electronics
11 1 (0.091%) Publishing
11 1 (0.091%) Legal
11 1 (0.091%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 460 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 216 (19.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 195 (17.74%) Consultant
4 193 (17.56%) Architect
5 135 (12.28%) Network Architect
6 116 (10.56%) Network Consultant
7 67 (6.10%) Cisco Engineer
8 56 (5.10%) Security Consultant
9 46 (4.19%) Analyst
9 46 (4.19%) Technical Architect
10 44 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
11 42 (3.82%) Network Analyst
11 42 (3.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 42 (3.82%) Security Engineer
12 38 (3.46%) Network Security Consultant
12 38 (3.46%) Team Leader
13 36 (3.28%) Cisco Consultant
14 35 (3.18%) Network Security Engineer
15 31 (2.82%) Support Engineer
16 30 (2.73%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.00%) CSS
2 12 (1.09%) Middleware
3 7 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (0.36%) XMPP
5 3 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.18%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.18%) LAMP
6 2 (0.18%) XML
6 2 (0.18%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (2.55%) Computer Science
2 23 (2.09%) Management Information System
2 23 (2.09%) FlexPod
3 20 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (1.46%) Open Source
5 15 (1.36%) Hedge funds
6 11 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (0.73%) IBM XIV
8 6 (0.55%) Economics
9 5 (0.45%) Equities
10 4 (0.36%) Clustering
10 4 (0.36%) PKI
11 3 (0.27%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.27%) SecurID
11 3 (0.27%) CESG
12 2 (0.18%) Physics
12 2 (0.18%) Handset
12 2 (0.18%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (10.01%) Windows
2 85 (7.73%) Linux
3 23 (2.09%) UNIX
4 20 (1.82%) Solaris
5 16 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.18%) Android
11 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (14.65%) Load Balancing
2 142 (12.92%) Network Design
3 141 (12.83%) ITIL
4 89 (8.10%) Network Architecture
5 71 (6.46%) Project Management
6 65 (5.91%) Network Management
7 63 (5.73%) Low Latency
8 53 (4.82%) Change Management
9 41 (3.73%) Migration
10 34 (3.09%) PRINCE2
10 34 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
11 33 (3.00%) Line Management
12 31 (2.82%) Mentoring
13 27 (2.46%) Security Architecture
14 22 (2.00%) ITIL V3
15 20 (1.82%) SIEM
16 18 (1.64%) Change Control
16 18 (1.64%) Incident Management
16 18 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (1.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (3.00%) SQL
2 21 (1.91%) Perl
3 17 (1.55%) Python
4 9 (0.82%) Shell Script
4 9 (0.82%) PowerShell
4 9 (0.82%) Bash Shell
4 9 (0.82%) PHP
5 6 (0.55%) R
6 5 (0.45%) C
7 3 (0.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 1099 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 713 (64.88%) CCNP
3 271 (24.66%) CCNA
4 118 (10.74%) CCDP
5 105 (9.55%) CCSE
6 100 (9.10%) JNCIE
7 96 (8.74%) Security Cleared
8 84 (7.64%) SC Cleared
9 76 (6.92%) Degree
10 62 (5.64%) CISSP
11 59 (5.37%) CCIP
12 57 (5.19%) CCDA
13 46 (4.19%) CCSP
14 44 (4.00%) JNCIP
15 37 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (3.18%) MCSE
17 31 (2.82%) CCVP
18 29 (2.64%) CCSA
19 27 (2.46%) HP ASE
20 25 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 21 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (1.91%) SLA
3 7 (0.64%) QA
4 4 (0.36%) COBIT
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.091%) BS15000
System Software
1 87 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.27%) Firmware
4 11 (1.00%) vSphere
5 8 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.73%) XenApp
5 8 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (0.55%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.091%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (4.00%) OpenView
2 38 (3.46%) CiscoWorks
3 33 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 25 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (1.91%) FortiGate
6 20 (1.82%) Cacti
7 14 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (0.82%) Nagios
9 9 (0.82%) RANCID
9 9 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
10 8 (0.73%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.64%) Graphite
11 7 (0.64%) Opsview
12 6 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (0.36%) Puppet
13 4 (0.36%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.27%) SCCM
14 3 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 988 (89.90%) Cisco
2 462 (42.04%) Juniper
3 360 (32.76%) CheckPoint
4 313 (28.48%) F5
5 166 (15.10%) HP
6 130 (11.83%) VMware
7 100 (9.10%) Microsoft
8 84 (7.64%) Brocade
9 50 (4.55%) Citrix
10 39 (3.55%) Blue Coat
11 38 (3.46%) Fortinet
12 36 (3.28%) Aruba
13 32 (2.91%) Riverbed
14 27 (2.46%) SolarWinds
14 27 (2.46%) NetApp
15 25 (2.27%) Nokia
16 19 (1.73%) Sourcefire
16 19 (1.73%) Fujitsu
17 15 (1.36%) BT
18 12 (1.09%) EMC
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000 + Company Car + Bonus Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £100000.00 per annum + 15K Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Overtime + Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago