The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 190 165 181
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 16 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.80% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 2.87% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 19
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +8.09%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1472 1535 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.65% 27.74% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1306 1111
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCIE
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
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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 +1 13 £52,500 -8.69%
Warwickshire +13 3 £27,850 -25.73%
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (85.00%) Cisco
3 27 (67.50%) CCNP
4 16 (40.00%) MPLS
5 15 (37.50%) Firewall
5 15 (37.50%) CCIP
5 15 (37.50%) LAN
6 14 (35.00%) WAN
7 11 (27.50%) VPN
7 11 (27.50%) CCNA
8 10 (25.00%) Network Security
9 9 (22.50%) Network Design
9 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.00%) Juniper
10 8 (20.00%) OSPF
10 8 (20.00%) BGP
10 8 (20.00%) Wireless
11 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
12 6 (15.00%) Internet
12 6 (15.00%) HP
13 5 (12.50%) Citrix
13 5 (12.50%) Windows
13 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (12.50%) JNCIE
13 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
13 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (2.50%) Lync
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) MPLS
2 15 (37.50%) LAN
2 15 (37.50%) Firewall
3 14 (35.00%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) VPN
5 10 (25.00%) Network Security
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) Wireless
7 8 (20.00%) OSPF
7 8 (20.00%) BGP
8 6 (15.00%) Internet
9 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
11 3 (7.50%) VPLS
11 3 (7.50%) xDSL
11 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
11 3 (7.50%) Multicast
11 3 (7.50%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (7.50%) DNS
11 3 (7.50%) GPRS
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Network Design Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) NHS
1 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
1 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Network Design
2 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (67.50%) CCNP
3 15 (37.50%) CCIP
4 11 (27.50%) CCNA
5 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
6 5 (12.50%) JNCIE
6 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) MCTS
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) CCENT
8 1 (2.50%) CCVP
8 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.50%) CCDA
8 1 (2.50%) CCA
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.50%) CCEA
8 1 (2.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) XenServer
2 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Juniper
3 6 (15.00%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) Redback
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Mitel
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft