Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 212 207
Rank change year-on-year -19 -5 +12
Contract jobs citing CCIE 17 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 1.72% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £360 £420 £370
90th Percentile £538 £605 £580
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £448
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.15% +37.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 980 872 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.78% 14.22% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 609 749
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £240
90th Percentile £688 £645 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 19
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.04% -14.56% +36.54%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.13 £16.15
90th Percentile £43.38 £20.88 £33.28
Central London median hourly rate £22.26 £17.69 £20.50
% change year-on-year +25.80% -13.70% +20.59%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) CCNP
4 11 (64.71%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Wireless
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
7 5 (29.41%) Multicast
8 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 4 (23.53%) MPLS
8 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
9 3 (17.65%) CCNA
9 3 (17.65%) CCSP
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) WAN
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) High Availability
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
9 3 (17.65%) Aruba
9 3 (17.65%) BGP
10 2 (11.76%) CCIE Service Provider
10 2 (11.76%) CCMSE
10 2 (11.76%) Arista

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Multicast
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
4 4 (23.53%) MPLS
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) IPv4
6 2 (11.76%) OSPF
6 2 (11.76%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) PSTN
6 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) High Availability
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Power Management
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) CCSP
4 2 (11.76%) CCIE Service Provider
4 2 (11.76%) CCMSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCVP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE Collaboration
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE Data Center
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cacti
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) Aruba
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.76%) Arista
6 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) VMware