Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 195 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 -84 +64
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 21 25 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.53% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% 1.78% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 77
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,500 £41,250 £43,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £75,000 £77,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -14.41% +0.91%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 994 1404 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.86% 29.97% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 729 918 957
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Birmingham

CCIE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CCIE in Birmingham

CCIE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCIE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco
4 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 13 (61.90%) Juniper
5 11 (52.38%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) MPLS
6 9 (42.86%) Network Design
7 7 (33.33%) PKI
7 7 (33.33%) IPsec
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) TACACS
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) SNMP
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (33.33%) 802.1X
7 7 (33.33%) SSH
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 6 (28.57%) CCIP
8 6 (28.57%) JNCIP
8 6 (28.57%) JNCIE
9 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (19.05%) Presales
10 4 (19.05%) CCIE Service Provider
11 3 (14.29%) SLA
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) MPLS
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (33.33%) DHCP
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (33.33%) IPsec
4 7 (33.33%) SNMP
4 7 (33.33%) SSH
4 7 (33.33%) TACACS
4 7 (33.33%) VPN
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 14 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Design Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IP Design Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IP Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Core Network Architect
3 2 (9.52%) IP Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Core Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PKI
2 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Presales
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCIP
3 6 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 6 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) Sophos