Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 99
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing CCIE 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.34% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 2.14% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Cheshire median daily rate £650 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -20.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £369 £378 £448
90th Percentile £750 £713 £505
North West median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 202 234 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.04% 16.02% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 151 187
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £214 £160 £275
90th Percentile £548 £675 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +21.18% -0.97%
10th Percentile £14.54 £14.43 £15.92
90th Percentile £33.00 £52.75 £27.50
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +40.91% -9.90% +52.60%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in Cheshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in Cheshire

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Warrington +18 4 £650 -1.89%
CCIE
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) SFIA
3 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) Junos
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SFIA
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) VMware