Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 136 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 -41 +48
Contract jobs citing CCIE 32 38 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 0.94% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 4.34% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 31
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% -11.37% +0.57%
10th Percentile £326 £295 £350
90th Percentile £504 £593 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

CCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 939 875 985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.17% 21.72% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 395 451
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £246 £272 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 39 72
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.24% -15.33% -51.46%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.85 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.65 £41.80 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £26.46 £25.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year +5.83% -0.99% -27.86%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Berkshire

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Berkshire

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in Berkshire

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 18 £413 -5.77%
Bracknell -24 2 - -
Newbury 0 1 - -
Slough -10 1 £350 +3.70%
CCIE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) Cisco
3 16 (50.00%) CCNP
4 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
5 10 (31.25%) Juniper
5 10 (31.25%) VoIP
6 9 (28.13%) MPLS
6 9 (28.13%) BGP
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) OSPF
7 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
7 7 (21.88%) Network Design
7 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) CCNA
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Nokia
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) WAN
9 5 (15.63%) LTE
9 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) High Availability
9 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (12.50%) Network Security
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Unix
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) VoIP
2 9 (28.13%) BGP
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) MPLS
3 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
3 7 (21.88%) OSPF
4 5 (15.63%) LTE
4 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.38%) CTI
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
6 3 (9.38%) LAN
6 3 (9.38%) QSIG
6 3 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (9.38%) SCCP
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
General
1 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Network Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) IP Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IP Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Network Support
6 1 (3.13%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) VXML
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) IVR
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.25%) RIA
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Network Design
2 5 (15.63%) High Availability
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
4 3 (9.38%) WFM
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.25%) Economics
5 2 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (3.13%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (18.75%) CCNA
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.38%) CISM
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE Security
7 2 (6.25%) CRISC
7 2 (6.25%) JNCIE
7 2 (6.25%) MCSE
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCDA
8 1 (3.13%) CCDE
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) CISA
8 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Cacti
2 1 (3.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) Juniper
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Nokia
5 3 (9.38%) BT
5 3 (9.38%) Meraki
6 2 (6.25%) Acme Packet
6 2 (6.25%) Huawei
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Sonus
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Cyberoam
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Progress
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec