Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 December 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 179 173
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing CCIE 12 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Scotland median daily rate £500 £419 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +28.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £385 £341 £313
90th Percentile £525 £512 £338
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £55.00 £49.19
% change year-on-year -14.55% +11.81% +71.66%

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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 792 695 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.18% 13.93% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 419 553
Scotland median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.62% -1.45%
10th Percentile £208 £210 £240
90th Percentile £530 £503 £468
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 28
Scotland median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -21.43% +66.67%
10th Percentile £16.10 £11.85 £14.30
90th Percentile £43.90 £46.30 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £25.60 £25.88
% change year-on-year +3.54% -1.08% +3.50%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in Scotland

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Edinburgh +11 9 £375 -22.08%
Glasgow -20 1 £500 +48.15%
Falkirk - 1 - -
CCIE
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) Network Design
7 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) WLAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) CCA
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (8.33%) Firewall
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) SAN
8 1 (8.33%) PMI
8 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Runbook
3 1 (8.33%) Tech Ops
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE Security
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet