Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 228 214
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 +24
Contract jobs citing CCIE 21 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 2.47% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 23
City of London median daily rate £463 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.90% +14.75%
10th Percentile £369 £327 £425
90th Percentile £549 £569 £548
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +8.33%
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 943 1,011 1,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.49% 14.20% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 720 745
City of London median daily rate £475 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +8.61% +1.12%
10th Percentile £238 £300 £276
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 26 14
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% +3.54%
10th Percentile £13.40 £13.31 £16.16
90th Percentile £25.50 £29.64 £29.38
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% - +5.56%

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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 17 November 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 17 November 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) BGP
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 8 (38.10%) Migration
7 7 (33.33%) OSPF
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) IPsec
10 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design
10 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) MPLS
10 4 (19.05%) SSL
10 4 (19.05%) Juniper
10 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring

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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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) BGP
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) OSPF
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) IPsec
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) SSL
7 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
8 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
8 3 (14.29%) Extranet
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Power Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 3 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (4.76%) CCMSE
6 1 (4.76%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
1 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cacti
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.52%) Zscaler
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee
5 1 (4.76%) Meraki
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) VMware