The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England / North East
Rank 63 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing CCIE 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.36% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.88% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £436 £425
% change year-on-year -8.30% +2.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.09 -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 172 262 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 23.86% 30.05% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 179 86
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.71% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £18.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the North East

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in the North East

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in the North East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in the North East

CCIE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in the North East

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Tyne and Wear +4 17 £360 -
CCIE
England

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North East region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (100.00%) Wireless
2 21 (95.45%) CCSA
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIA
2 21 (95.45%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 21 (95.45%) Riverbed
2 21 (95.45%) F5
3 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 20 (90.91%) Firewall
4 19 (86.36%) Juniper
4 19 (86.36%) CCDP
4 19 (86.36%) CCIP
4 19 (86.36%) JNCIE
4 19 (86.36%) Fortinet
4 19 (86.36%) CCSE
4 19 (86.36%) FortiGate
5 18 (81.82%) Service Management
5 18 (81.82%) SC Cleared
5 18 (81.82%) ITIL
5 18 (81.82%) ITSM
6 16 (72.73%) Network Design
7 15 (68.18%) BIG-IP
7 15 (68.18%) Aruba
8 13 (59.09%) HP ASE
8 13 (59.09%) HP MASE

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) Wireless
2 21 (95.45%) LAN
3 20 (90.91%) Firewall
4 15 (68.18%) BIG-IP
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Network Support
2 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
1 18 (81.82%) ITSM
1 18 (81.82%) Service Management
2 16 (72.73%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (95.45%) CCSA
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIA
3 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
4 19 (86.36%) CCDP
4 19 (86.36%) CCIP
4 19 (86.36%) CCSE
4 19 (86.36%) JNCIE
5 18 (81.82%) SC Cleared
6 13 (59.09%) HP ASE
6 13 (59.09%) HP MASE
7 9 (40.91%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
1 21 (95.45%) F5
1 21 (95.45%) HP
1 21 (95.45%) Riverbed
2 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 19 (86.36%) Fortinet
3 19 (86.36%) Juniper
4 15 (68.18%) Aruba