Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 188 203
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 -13
Contract jobs citing CCIE 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.81% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 9
South West median daily rate £475 £575 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +64.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £409 £515 £290
90th Percentile £570 £635 £563
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +52.78% +25.63%

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 1,933 1,603 1,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.67% 28.44% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,002 861 1,115
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £271 £220 £250
90th Percentile £587 £600 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 108 100
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.87% +40.00% -29.94%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.64 £13.90
90th Percentile £48.25 £51.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.69% +2.76% +8.70%

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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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in the South West over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 November 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 -15 14 £448 -33.70%
Bristol -9 1 £475 -5.00% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 9 (60.00%) vCenter Server
5 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Confluence
6 7 (46.67%) JIRA
6 7 (46.67%) Atlassian
6 7 (46.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
7 6 (40.00%) Network Design
7 6 (40.00%) BGP
7 6 (40.00%) OSPF
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
8 5 (33.33%) DMVPN
8 5 (33.33%) Multicast
9 4 (26.67%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (26.67%) NsoIT
9 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (26.67%) VXLAN
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS

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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 7 (46.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 5 (33.33%) Multicast
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (26.67%) VXLAN
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) DNS
7 1 (6.67%) HSRP
7 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (6.67%) Junos
7 1 (6.67%) PPP
7 1 (6.67%) SNMP
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Architect
1 11 (73.33%) Network Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Network Design Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Network Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) Network Design
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (26.67%) NsoIT
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineering
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) CCIE Security
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
6 1 (6.67%) CCSA
6 1 (6.67%) CCSE
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (26.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Atlassian
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft