The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 149 199 173
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -26
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 77 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 0.30% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.01% 1.07% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 14 39
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £27,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
CCIE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1536 1489 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.23% 27.57% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1215 1331
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCIE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCIE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE across the West Midlands region.

CCIE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCIE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CCIE Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCIE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham +42 65 £62,000 +18.09%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £62,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £47,500 -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (93.98%) Cisco
3 64 (77.11%) CCNP
4 49 (59.04%) Juniper
5 46 (55.42%) CheckPoint
6 44 (53.01%) OSPF
6 44 (53.01%) BGP
7 38 (45.78%) Firewall
8 31 (37.35%) F5
9 30 (36.14%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (31.33%) Network Security
11 24 (28.92%) Riverbed
11 24 (28.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (25.30%) MPLS
13 19 (22.89%) WAN
14 16 (19.28%) McAfee
14 16 (19.28%) GAP Analysis
14 16 (19.28%) LAN
15 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
16 13 (15.66%) Service Delivery
16 13 (15.66%) Spanning Tree
17 10 (12.05%) CCIP
17 10 (12.05%) IOS XR
17 10 (12.05%) NX-OS
18 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
18 8 (9.64%) EIGRP
19 7 (8.43%) HP
19 7 (8.43%) CCDP
19 7 (8.43%) VPN
19 7 (8.43%) Telecoms

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 44 (53.01%) OSPF
1 44 (53.01%) BGP
2 38 (45.78%) Firewall
3 30 (36.14%) Cisco IOS
4 26 (31.33%) Network Security
5 24 (28.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (25.30%) MPLS
7 19 (22.89%) WAN
8 16 (19.28%) LAN
9 13 (15.66%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (12.05%) IOS XR
10 10 (12.05%) NX-OS
11 8 (9.64%) EIGRP
12 7 (8.43%) VPN
13 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (3.61%) xDSL
14 3 (3.61%) FWSM
14 3 (3.61%) VPLS
14 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
1 7 (8.43%) Banking
2 5 (6.02%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Network Engineer
2 34 (40.96%) Consultant
3 23 (27.71%) Network Consultant
4 21 (25.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (16.87%) Architect
6 14 (16.87%) Cisco Consultant
7 13 (15.66%) Senior Network Consultant
8 12 (14.46%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 10 (12.05%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (12.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (12.05%) Network Architect
10 9 (10.84%) Senior Cisco Consultant
11 7 (8.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 7 (8.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (8.43%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
12 6 (7.23%) Security Architect
12 6 (7.23%) Network Security Architect
13 5 (6.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) CSS
1 3 (3.61%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (15.66%) Service Delivery
3 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.23%) Network Design
5 4 (4.82%) Business Development
5 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 3 (3.61%) CRM
6 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.61%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.41%) ITIL
7 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.20%) Coaching
8 1 (1.20%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.20%) Migration
8 1 (1.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.20%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.20%) Time Management
8 1 (1.20%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (77.11%) CCNP
3 10 (12.05%) CCIP
4 7 (8.43%) CCDP
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Nagios
1 3 (3.61%) Cacti
2 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 78 (93.98%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Juniper
3 46 (55.42%) CheckPoint
4 31 (37.35%) F5
5 24 (28.92%) Riverbed
6 16 (19.28%) McAfee
7 7 (8.43%) HP
8 4 (4.82%) IBM
9 3 (3.61%) BT
9 3 (3.61%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.61%) Remedy
9 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.20%) IronPort
11 1 (1.20%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (1.20%) Meraki
11 1 (1.20%) VMware
11 1 (1.20%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.20%) Nokia
West Midlands
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