The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Professional (CCIP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 616 604
Rank change year-on-year +54 -12  
Contract jobs citing CCIP 21 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.008% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.037% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 8
Median daily rate £425 £338 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.92% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £338 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £338 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £356 £293
% change year-on-year +26.31% +21.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.85 - -

CCIP 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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8346 10685 9435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.31% 21.61% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5013 6746 5597
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 378 473
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

CCIP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIP in England

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIP in England

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIP in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIP in England

CCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIP in England

CCIP
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 CCIP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South East +40 15 £450 +33.33%
London +12 3 £388 +14.81% 3
North East - 2 £438 -
East of England - 1 - -
CCIP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIP 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 England region with a requirement for CCIP.

1 65 (100.00%) CCNP
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (98.46%) Cisco
3 59 (90.77%) CCIE
4 55 (84.62%) Firewall
5 47 (72.31%) Network Design
6 46 (70.77%) CCDP
7 45 (69.23%) ITIL
7 45 (69.23%) WAN
7 45 (69.23%) Wireless
8 44 (67.69%) LAN
8 44 (67.69%) Juniper
8 44 (67.69%) JNCIA
8 44 (67.69%) F5
9 43 (66.15%) Riverbed
9 43 (66.15%) JNCIE
9 43 (66.15%) CCSE
9 43 (66.15%) Fortinet
9 43 (66.15%) CheckPoint
9 43 (66.15%) CCSA
9 43 (66.15%) FortiGate
10 42 (64.62%) Security Cleared
11 41 (63.08%) Service Management
11 41 (63.08%) ITSM
11 41 (63.08%) HP
12 37 (56.92%) Telecoms
13 35 (53.85%) SC Cleared
14 34 (52.31%) BIG-IP
15 32 (49.23%) HP ASE
15 32 (49.23%) HP MASE

CCIP
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:

Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (84.62%) Firewall
2 45 (69.23%) WAN
2 45 (69.23%) Wireless
3 44 (67.69%) LAN
4 34 (52.31%) BIG-IP
5 13 (20.00%) BGP
5 13 (20.00%) OSPF
6 10 (15.38%) MPLS
7 8 (12.31%) IPv6
7 8 (12.31%) Multicast
7 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.31%) VPN
8 5 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.62%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (4.62%) DNS
10 3 (4.62%) IOS XR
11 2 (3.08%) VLAN
11 2 (3.08%) VRRP
12 1 (1.54%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (56.92%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.77%) Marketing
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) IP Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 5 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (4.62%) Architect
4 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
5 2 (3.08%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.08%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (1.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.54%) IPTV
3 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (1.54%) STB
3 1 (1.54%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Network Design
2 45 (69.23%) ITIL
3 41 (63.08%) ITSM
3 41 (63.08%) Service Management
4 11 (16.92%) Migration
5 8 (12.31%) Presales
6 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.15%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 3 (4.62%) Change Management
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.08%) Service Design
10 1 (1.54%) Adaptive Security
10 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.54%) High Availability
10 1 (1.54%) High-Frequency Trading
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) CCNP
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (90.77%) CCIE
3 46 (70.77%) CCDP
4 44 (67.69%) JNCIA
5 43 (66.15%) CCSA
5 43 (66.15%) CCSE
5 43 (66.15%) JNCIE
6 42 (64.62%) Security Cleared
7 35 (53.85%) SC Cleared
8 32 (49.23%) HP ASE
8 32 (49.23%) HP MASE
9 27 (41.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 27 (41.54%) Degree
10 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
11 5 (7.69%) CCNA
12 3 (4.62%) CCDE
12 3 (4.62%) CCSP
13 2 (3.08%) MCP
13 2 (3.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (66.15%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) Cisco
2 44 (67.69%) F5
2 44 (67.69%) Juniper
3 43 (66.15%) CheckPoint
3 43 (66.15%) Fortinet
3 43 (66.15%) Riverbed
4 41 (63.08%) HP
5 30 (46.15%) Aruba
6 8 (12.31%) Huawei
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.62%) TippingPoint
8 3 (4.62%) VMware
9 1 (1.54%) Ensim