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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 207 172 159
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -13
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 8 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 1.43% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 33
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,700 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £66,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +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
1407 1188 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.01% 28.46% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 904 1118
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -22 5 £55,000 +4.76%
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 16 (69.57%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) WAN
5 12 (52.17%) LAN
6 10 (43.48%) CCNA
7 9 (39.13%) VPN
8 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (26.09%) Network Security
9 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
9 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
9 6 (26.09%) MPLS
9 6 (26.09%) OSPF
10 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 5 (21.74%) DNS
10 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (17.39%) xDSL
11 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (17.39%) RIP
11 4 (17.39%) DHCP
11 4 (17.39%) UMTS
11 4 (17.39%) VoIP
11 4 (17.39%) GPRS
11 4 (17.39%) ISDN
11 4 (17.39%) BGP
11 4 (17.39%) CCDP

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) LAN
2 12 (52.17%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (26.09%) MPLS
5 6 (26.09%) OSPF
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (17.39%) xDSL
7 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
7 4 (17.39%) IGRP
7 4 (17.39%) RIP
7 4 (17.39%) BGP
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
7 4 (17.39%) UMTS
7 4 (17.39%) VoIP
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Network Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Network Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) CCDP
5 3 (13.04%) CISSP
5 3 (13.04%) CCIP
6 2 (8.70%) CCDA
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) SAP