Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 139 137
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +57
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 25 4 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.81% 0.18% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 0.80% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 44
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -40.63% +52.38%
North West median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -37.50% +52.38%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 624 499 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.27% 22.16% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 425 399 600
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,775
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Cheshire

CCIE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CCIE in Cheshire

CCIE
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCIE in Cheshire

CCIE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Cheshire region 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 8 £50,000 +16.28%
Runcorn - 4 - -
Knutsford - 3 £60,000 -
CCIE
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 16 (64.00%) Firewall
4 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (56.00%) LAN
6 13 (52.00%) WAN
7 12 (48.00%) CCNA
7 12 (48.00%) Finance
8 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (36.00%) Juniper
9 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
10 7 (28.00%) Metasploit
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
10 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (28.00%) Open Source
10 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
11 6 (24.00%) OpenID
11 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
11 6 (24.00%) SABSA
11 6 (24.00%) Multicast
11 6 (24.00%) F5
11 6 (24.00%) REST
11 6 (24.00%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (24.00%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (56.00%) LAN
4 13 (52.00%) WAN
5 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
7 6 (24.00%) BGP
7 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (24.00%) IP Telephony
7 6 (24.00%) IPsec
7 6 (24.00%) Multicast
7 6 (24.00%) OSPF
7 6 (24.00%) RIP
7 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) PBX
9 1 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Security Architect
5 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Network Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Service Operations Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Smart Metering Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Communications Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) OAuth
1 6 (24.00%) OpenID
1 6 (24.00%) REST
1 6 (24.00%) SAML
1 6 (24.00%) SOAP
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (24.00%) CESG
2 6 (24.00%) PKI
2 6 (24.00%) Smart Meter
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) SABSA
2 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.00%) Process Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 12 (48.00%) CCNA
4 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) CEH
6 6 (24.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (24.00%) CISM
6 6 (24.00%) CISSP
6 6 (24.00%) GIAC
6 6 (24.00%) ISSAP
6 6 (24.00%) SSCP
7 4 (16.00%) CCDE
8 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (24.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) VMware