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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 98 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Contract jobs citing CCIE 16 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.88% 1.13% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 3.89% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
Median daily rate £450 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +10.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £228 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £522 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 - £40.00

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 431 694 506
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.58% 29.15% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 761 480
Median daily rate £450 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -4.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 77 127
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in Berkshire

CCIE
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 8 £300 -21.31%
Bracknell +8 3 £550 +62.96%
CCIE
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (81.82%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) CCNP
4 16 (48.48%) Firewall
5 14 (42.42%) CCNA
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 11 (33.33%) Migration
9 10 (30.30%) Network Design
9 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCX
9 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCE
9 10 (30.30%) Unified Communications
10 9 (27.27%) CCIP
10 9 (27.27%) VoIP
10 9 (27.27%) BGP
11 7 (21.21%) OSPF
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (18.18%) Presales
12 6 (18.18%) Multicast
12 6 (18.18%) Huawei
12 6 (18.18%) Marketing
12 6 (18.18%) MPLS
12 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.18%) VPN
12 6 (18.18%) IPv6
13 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (15.15%) ITIL
13 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (15.15%) CISSP
13 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint

CCIE
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:

Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Unified Communications
3 9 (27.27%) BGP
3 9 (27.27%) VoIP
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (21.21%) OSPF
5 6 (18.18%) IPv6
5 6 (18.18%) MPLS
5 6 (18.18%) Multicast
5 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.18%) VPN
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
8 3 (9.09%) Network Security
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (6.06%) CTI
9 2 (6.06%) Internet
10 1 (3.03%) PBX
10 1 (3.03%) PSTN
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) IP Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Design Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.06%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Migration
2 10 (30.30%) Network Design
3 6 (18.18%) Presales
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (12.12%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (12.12%) Information Security
5 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.03%) Adaptive Security
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineering
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (72.73%) CCNP
3 14 (42.42%) CCNA
4 9 (27.27%) CCIP
5 5 (15.15%) CISSP
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE Data Center
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) vCloud
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.06%) vRealize
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (18.18%) Huawei
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Ensim
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto