Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCIE Routing and Switching qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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) Routing and Switching
UK > England
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 651 843 835
Rank change year-on-year +192 -8 -14
Contract jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching 38 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 16
England median daily rate £496 £493 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% -1.50% +9.89%
10th Percentile £363 £408 £388
90th Percentile £650 £536 £538
UK median daily rate £496 £490 £500
% change year-on-year +1.28% -2.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CCIE Routing and Switching 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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,255 17,761 17,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.64% 19.57% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,197 10,648 10,852
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £235
90th Percentile £640 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 803 793
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.00 £12.05
90th Percentile £55.05 £52.50 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.18% +20.50% -9.09%

CCIE Routing and Switching
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CCIE Routing and Switching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in England

CCIE Routing and Switching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in England

CCIE Routing and Switching
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching in England over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE Routing and Switching in England

CCIE Routing and Switching
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in England

CCIE Routing and Switching
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching within the England region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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
Midlands +85 21 £550 - 9
West Midlands +74 21 £550 - 9
London +129 9 £475 -3.06%
South East +82 4 £475 -20.83% 1
North of England +63 3 £438 - 4
North West +32 3 £438 - 1
South West - 1 £588 - 5
CCIE Routing and Switching
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching 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 England region with a requirement for CCIE Routing and Switching.

1 38 (100.00%) CCIE
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (89.47%) Cisco
3 29 (76.32%) CCNP
4 28 (73.68%) WAN
5 27 (71.05%) LAN
6 23 (60.53%) Python
6 23 (60.53%) OSPF
6 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
7 22 (57.89%) Cryptography
8 21 (55.26%) CCDA
9 20 (52.63%) DV Cleared
10 19 (50.00%) CCNA
11 18 (47.37%) BGP
11 18 (47.37%) EIGRP
11 18 (47.37%) Firewall
12 16 (42.11%) DMVPN
13 14 (36.84%) Juniper
14 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
14 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (31.58%) Service Management
15 12 (31.58%) Change Management
16 11 (28.95%) Validation
16 11 (28.95%) ITSM
16 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
16 11 (28.95%) Knowledge Management
16 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
17 9 (23.68%) Splunk
17 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
17 9 (23.68%) Cisco ISE

CCIE Routing and Switching
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (2.63%) GCP
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) WAN
2 27 (71.05%) LAN
3 23 (60.53%) OSPF
4 18 (47.37%) BGP
4 18 (47.37%) EIGRP
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
5 16 (42.11%) DMVPN
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (23.68%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (23.68%) SSH
8 8 (21.05%) DHCP
9 5 (13.16%) Network Security
10 4 (10.53%) MPLS
10 4 (10.53%) VoIP
10 4 (10.53%) WLAN
11 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
11 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
12 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (13.16%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Collaboration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Cryptography
2 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
3 12 (31.58%) Change Management
3 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
4 11 (28.95%) ITSM
4 11 (28.95%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
4 11 (28.95%) Validation
5 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Network Design
7 4 (10.53%) Project Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.26%) Network Management
9 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) CCIE
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (76.32%) CCNP
3 23 (60.53%) Security Cleared
4 21 (55.26%) CCDA
5 20 (52.63%) DV Cleared
6 19 (50.00%) CCNA
7 7 (18.42%) CCIE Collaboration
8 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (2.63%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (2.63%) Degree
9 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
9 1 (2.63%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Juniper
3 9 (23.68%) Dell
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
3 9 (23.68%) Splunk
4 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
5 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) SAP
6 3 (7.89%) VMware
7 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) AlgoSec
8 1 (2.63%) Arista
8 1 (2.63%) BT
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Openreach
8 1 (2.63%) Tufin