Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 Expert (CCIE)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 193 185
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +7
Contract jobs citing CCIE 14 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.57% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 15
South West median daily rate £550 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -22.22% -
10th Percentile £463 £290 £364
90th Percentile £618 £462 £523
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 £28.66
% change year-on-year +52.78% +25.63% -36.32%

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 1590 1755 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.10% 30.69% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 1085 1225
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £213 £233 £250
90th Percentile £600 £573 £532
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 106 131
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -32.10% +15.71%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.38 £47.50 £50.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +26.32%

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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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -4 4 £475 +9.83% 1
Bristol -12 4 £500 +31.15%
Somerset - 1 £550 -
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England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Skype for Business
4 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (64.29%) Skype
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
6 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) CCNP
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
9 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (7.14%) Network Design
9 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP

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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 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (64.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) Skype
1 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) Broadband
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.14%) IPv6
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) Multicast
3 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
2 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE Security
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CCSA
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Radware
2 1 (7.14%) Red Box
2 1 (7.14%) SAP