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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 82 112 104
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8  
Contract jobs citing CCIE 17 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 0.57% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.89% 2.21% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Median daily rate £431 £450 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% -1.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £414 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £459 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.99 -

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 437 634 764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.10% 25.76% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 317 338
Median daily rate £384 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £285 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £28.38 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.42% +26.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CCIE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Berkshire

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCIE in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in Berkshire

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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 26 March 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 +24 11 £413 -8.33% 2
Bracknell - 1 £375 -
CCIE
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (86.89%) Cisco
3 46 (75.41%) CCNP
4 38 (62.30%) CCNA
5 28 (45.90%) Unified Communications
6 26 (42.62%) VoIP
7 24 (39.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 23 (37.70%) Cisco UCCX
8 23 (37.70%) Cisco UCCE
8 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
9 20 (32.79%) Migration
10 15 (24.59%) Juniper
11 13 (21.31%) Network Design
12 11 (18.03%) Firewall
12 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
13 10 (16.39%) Huawei
13 10 (16.39%) 4G
13 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (16.39%) 2G
13 10 (16.39%) 3G
13 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
13 10 (16.39%) ITIL
14 9 (14.75%) Ericsson
14 9 (14.75%) Nokia
14 9 (14.75%) Back Office
14 9 (14.75%) Wireshark
14 9 (14.75%) Nokia Networks
15 7 (11.48%) Virtual Team
16 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
16 6 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus

CCIE
Top Related 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 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) Unified Communications
2 26 (42.62%) VoIP
3 11 (18.03%) Firewall
4 10 (16.39%) 2G
4 10 (16.39%) 3G
4 10 (16.39%) 4G
4 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.75%) Wireshark
6 6 (9.84%) BGP
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.56%) CTI
7 4 (6.56%) LAN
7 4 (6.56%) MPLS
7 4 (6.56%) VPN
7 4 (6.56%) WAN
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.28%) Network Security
General
1 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.75%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Design Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Network Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) VoIP Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Designer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Core Network Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.64%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Migration
2 13 (21.31%) Network Design
3 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (16.39%) ITIL
4 6 (9.84%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (8.20%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (8.20%) High Availability
5 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.28%) Presales
6 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.64%) Information Security
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.64%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.64%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Service Management
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (75.41%) CCNP
3 38 (62.30%) CCNA
4 3 (4.92%) CCDP
4 3 (4.92%) CCIP
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.64%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (37.70%) Cisco UCCE
2 23 (37.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.64%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (1.64%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) Cisco
2 15 (24.59%) Juniper
3 10 (16.39%) Huawei
4 9 (14.75%) Ericsson
4 9 (14.75%) Nokia
4 9 (14.75%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
6 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) VMware
9 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.64%) Lancope
10 1 (1.64%) SAP
10 1 (1.64%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.64%) Splunk
10 1 (1.64%) Tandberg