Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 259 257
Rank change year-on-year +45 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 15 39 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.46% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 2.42% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 75
10th Percentile £45,000 £53,750 "
25th Percentile £67,500 £58,125 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% +30.84%
75th Percentile £106,875 £81,875 £80,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £96,250 £85,750
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% +21.74%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 895 1,609 2,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.43% 18.90% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1,426 1,841
10th Percentile £44,750 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.23%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the City of London

CCIE
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCIE in the City of London.

Salary trend for CCIE in the City of London

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCIE in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for CCIE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 10 (66.67%) BGP
4 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
4 9 (60.00%) Multicast
4 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) Network Security
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (40.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (40.00%) Python
7 6 (40.00%) DNA
7 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 6 (40.00%) Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
9 4 (26.67%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) CCNA
9 4 (26.67%) MPLS
9 4 (26.67%) IGMP
9 4 (26.67%) Network Design
9 4 (26.67%) VLAN
9 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (26.67%) Terraform
9 4 (26.67%) NX-OS
9 4 (26.67%) Ansible

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (26.67%) AWS
2 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) BGP
2 9 (60.00%) Multicast
2 9 (60.00%) OSPF
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) IGMP
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
7 4 (26.67%) NX-OS
7 4 (26.67%) SD-WAN
7 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
7 4 (26.67%) VLAN
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Law
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Networks
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DNA
1 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (26.67%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (13.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) R
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) CCIE Security
4 3 (20.00%) CCSP
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
4 3 (20.00%) OSCE
4 3 (20.00%) OSWP
4 3 (20.00%) SSCP
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) CCSA
6 1 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
1 4 (26.67%) Terraform
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (20.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (6.67%) Cacti
3 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (26.67%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Arista
4 3 (20.00%) ExtraHop
4 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) Radianz
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) ForeScout
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) Infoblox