Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 829 893 791
Rank change year-on-year +64 -102 +121
Contract jobs citing CCIP 14 14 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.079% 0.072% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 38
UK median daily rate £475 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -14.06% +18.52%
10th Percentile £202 £331 £309
90th Percentile £518 £350 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £344 £400
% change year-on-year +38.18% -14.06% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £31.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -40.35% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £18.50 £25.65
90th Percentile £18.75 £19.50 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -7.89% -40.35% -

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 17,653 19,580 18,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.94% 18.79% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,679 11,621 11,545
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.46%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.88% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 964 956
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £12.13
90th Percentile £57.00 £50.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -17.46% +12.50%

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 20 July 2019.

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
Top 7 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 20 July 2019. 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 +14 11 £475 +38.18% 1
England +34 10 £475 +38.18% 3
South East +19 7 £475 +38.18% 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
London +50 1 £525 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCIP 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 with a requirement for CCIP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) CCNA
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
4 11 (78.57%) Migration
4 11 (78.57%) Internet
4 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (71.43%) MPLS
5 10 (71.43%) BGP
5 10 (71.43%) Juniper
5 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
6 9 (64.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 9 (64.29%) OSPF
6 9 (64.29%) VPN
6 9 (64.29%) RIP
7 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
7 8 (57.14%) ADSL
7 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
8 7 (50.00%) DSL
8 7 (50.00%) TACACS
8 7 (50.00%) xDSL
9 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
9 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (42.86%) Change Management
9 6 (42.86%) Process Management
9 6 (42.86%) IPsec

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 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) Internet
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) BGP
4 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) MPLS
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
5 9 (64.29%) RIP
5 9 (64.29%) VPN
6 8 (57.14%) ADSL
6 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
7 7 (50.00%) DSL
7 7 (50.00%) TACACS
7 7 (50.00%) xDSL
8 6 (42.86%) IPsec
8 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
8 6 (42.86%) VoIP
9 5 (35.71%) SNMP
General
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IP Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IP Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) Process Management
4 5 (35.71%) Communications Security
5 4 (28.57%) Network Management
5 4 (28.57%) Server Building
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Presales
7 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Server Management
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (28.57%) CCDP
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) BC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) CCSA
5 2 (14.29%) CCSE
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (14.29%) MCITP
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) APMP
6 1 (7.14%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (7.14%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Aruba
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Nortel
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NetQoS
6 1 (7.14%) VMware