Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 August 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)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 200 193
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing CCIE 5 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.091% 0.073% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.24% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
South West median daily rate £513 £550 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +62.96% -28.95%
10th Percentile £471 £498 £286
90th Percentile £544 £580 £563
England median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £52.50 £16.99
% change year-on-year - +209.01% -40.71%

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 South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,544 1,676 1,818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.00% 30.77% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 974 1,066
South West median daily rate £421 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% - +0.25%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
England median daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year +5.14% +3.13% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 124 108
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +12.68% -11.25%
10th Percentile £17.25 £16.49 £20.35
90th Percentile £49.00 £53.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.93 £28.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.96% +17.78%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the South West

CCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Wiltshire +5 3 £513 -5.53%
Devon - 2 - -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) DMZ
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) CCDA
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) CCENT
4 2 (40.00%) CCDE
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
5 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) NsoIT
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) NsoIT
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
4 2 (40.00%) CCDA
4 2 (40.00%) CCDE
4 2 (40.00%) CCENT
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware