Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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 Professional (CCIP)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 872 863
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -39
Contract jobs citing CCIP 30 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.065% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 18
UK median daily rate £395 £338 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.04% -27.42% +37.78%
10th Percentile £270 £274 £310
90th Percentile £460 £399 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +11.43% -3.45% +37.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

CCIP 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19282 21637 22697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.71% 20.61% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11828 13510 13678
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £244 £244
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 874 1093
UK median hourly rate £25.69 £25.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.23% +3.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £25.06
% change year-on-year +1.85% +7.74% +31.89%

CCIP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIP within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
UK excluding London +49 24 £390 +11.43% 2
England +6 24 £400 +18.52% 2
South East +9 12 £390 +13.45% 1
London -5 6 £400 +28.51%
Scotland - 6 £375 -
East of England - 3 £350 -
North of England - 3 £475 -
Yorkshire - 2 £550 -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCIP.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (96.67%) CCNP
3 26 (86.67%) CCIE
4 20 (66.67%) Firewall
5 19 (63.33%) Wireless
5 19 (63.33%) Juniper
6 18 (60.00%) WAN
7 17 (56.67%) LAN
7 17 (56.67%) CCDP
7 17 (56.67%) JNCIE
8 16 (53.33%) Network Design
8 16 (53.33%) CheckPoint
8 16 (53.33%) Riverbed
8 16 (53.33%) F5
9 15 (50.00%) FortiGate
9 15 (50.00%) ITIL
9 15 (50.00%) CCSE
9 15 (50.00%) Fortinet
9 15 (50.00%) JNCIA
9 15 (50.00%) CCSA
9 15 (50.00%) ITSM
9 15 (50.00%) Service Management
10 14 (46.67%) BIG-IP
10 14 (46.67%) HP
10 14 (46.67%) HP ASE
10 14 (46.67%) Aruba
11 13 (43.33%) HP MASE
12 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
13 10 (33.33%) Degree

CCIP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) Wireless
3 18 (60.00%) WAN
4 17 (56.67%) LAN
5 14 (46.67%) BIG-IP
6 4 (13.33%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (10.00%) IOS XR
7 3 (10.00%) MPLS
7 3 (10.00%) OSPF
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) WLAN
9 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.33%) IPv6
9 1 (3.33%) Network Security
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) VPLS
9 1 (3.33%) VPN
General
1 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Design Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IP Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Network Design
2 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) ITSM
2 15 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Adaptive Security
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (96.67%) CCNP
3 26 (86.67%) CCIE
4 17 (56.67%) CCDP
4 17 (56.67%) JNCIE
5 15 (50.00%) CCSA
5 15 (50.00%) CCSE
5 15 (50.00%) JNCIA
6 14 (46.67%) HP ASE
7 13 (43.33%) HP MASE
8 10 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (33.33%) Degree
8 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) CCNA
10 3 (10.00%) CCDA
11 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
11 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
12 1 (3.33%) CCDE
12 1 (3.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper STRM
2 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) Juniper
3 16 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 16 (53.33%) F5
3 16 (53.33%) Riverbed
4 15 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 14 (46.67%) Aruba
5 14 (46.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Arista
7 1 (3.33%) Ensim
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) TippingPoint