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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 196 171 161
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 8 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 1.74% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 42
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £51,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
1304 1205 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 27.89% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 943 1153
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -21 6 £55,000 -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (82.14%) CCNP
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco
3 19 (67.86%) Firewall
4 17 (60.71%) LAN
4 17 (60.71%) WAN
5 16 (57.14%) CCNA
6 15 (53.57%) VPN
7 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (32.14%) Internet
8 9 (32.14%) Network Security
9 8 (28.57%) MPLS
10 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (21.43%) xDSL
11 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
11 6 (21.43%) DNS
11 6 (21.43%) UMTS
11 6 (21.43%) VoIP
11 6 (21.43%) GPRS
11 6 (21.43%) ISDN
12 5 (17.86%) CCIP
12 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
12 5 (17.86%) CISSP
12 5 (17.86%) OSPF
13 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (14.29%) Migration
13 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (14.29%) CCDP
13 4 (14.29%) Citrix

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) WAN
3 15 (53.57%) VPN
4 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (32.14%) Internet
5 9 (32.14%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) MPLS
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (21.43%) xDSL
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) UMTS
8 6 (21.43%) VoIP
8 6 (21.43%) GPRS
8 6 (21.43%) ISDN
9 5 (17.86%) OSPF
10 4 (14.29%) IP Telephony
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.29%) Multicast
10 4 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Network Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) CESG
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) B2B
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (82.14%) CCNP
3 16 (57.14%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) CCIP
4 5 (17.86%) CISSP
5 4 (14.29%) CCDP
6 2 (7.14%) MCSE
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CCDA
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee