Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 594 481 522
Rank change year-on-year -113 +41 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 643 922 1,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.55% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 2.15% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 510 774 831
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 38,304 42,842 53,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.59% 25.71% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29,952 34,246 43,249
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in England

CCIE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCIE in England

CCIE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CCIE in England

CCIE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
London -17 340 £68,500 +9.60% 40
South East -126 138 £55,000 -4.35% 10
North of England +27 106 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Yorkshire +45 66 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Midlands -39 46 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North West +1 40 £57,500 +15.00% 4
West Midlands -40 27 £57,500 +21.05% 3
East of England -33 17 £55,000 -8.33% 11
East Midlands +10 16 £58,750 +6.82% 3
South West -5 3 £50,000 +11.11% 9
CCIE
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 643 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 546 (84.91%) Cisco
3 485 (75.43%) CCNP
4 394 (61.28%) Firewall
5 309 (48.06%) MPLS
6 270 (41.99%) WAN
7 262 (40.75%) Wireless
8 223 (34.68%) Finance
9 222 (34.53%) CCNA
10 217 (33.75%) BGP
11 215 (33.44%) OSPF
12 200 (31.10%) Cisco Nexus
13 186 (28.93%) VPN
14 182 (28.30%) Palo Alto
15 171 (26.59%) Data Centre
16 169 (26.28%) Cisco ASA
17 168 (26.13%) Juniper
18 164 (25.51%) IPsec
19 157 (24.42%) F5
20 152 (23.64%) LAN
21 150 (23.33%) Network Security
22 149 (23.17%) Load Balancing
23 147 (22.86%) ITIL
23 147 (22.86%) CheckPoint
24 136 (21.15%) EIGRP
25 126 (19.60%) Network Design
26 123 (19.13%) VMware
27 120 (18.66%) Cisco IOS
28 117 (18.20%) Unified Communications
29 114 (17.73%) VoIP

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 61 (9.49%) CMS
2 52 (8.09%) Skype for Business
3 12 (1.87%) OpenStack
4 10 (1.56%) IIS
5 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.93%) SAS
6 5 (0.78%) Joomla!
6 5 (0.78%) WordPress
7 3 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Magento
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.56%) Office 365
4 9 (1.40%) IaaS
4 9 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (1.24%) SaaS
6 6 (0.93%) PaaS
7 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 394 (61.28%) Firewall
2 309 (48.06%) MPLS
3 270 (41.99%) WAN
4 262 (40.75%) Wireless
5 217 (33.75%) BGP
6 215 (33.44%) OSPF
7 200 (31.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 186 (28.93%) VPN
9 169 (26.28%) Cisco ASA
10 164 (25.51%) IPsec
11 152 (23.64%) LAN
12 150 (23.33%) Network Security
13 136 (21.15%) EIGRP
14 120 (18.66%) Cisco IOS
15 117 (18.20%) Unified Communications
16 114 (17.73%) VoIP
17 62 (9.64%) TCP/IP
18 60 (9.33%) DNS
19 57 (8.86%) Ethernet
20 53 (8.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.35%) Big Data
2 4 (0.62%) MySQL
3 2 (0.31%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (0.78%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 223 (34.68%) Finance
2 112 (17.42%) Banking
3 53 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.20%) Retail
5 22 (3.42%) Investment Banking
6 20 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.56%) Advertising
10 7 (1.09%) Law
11 6 (0.93%) German Language
11 6 (0.93%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.93%) Marketing
12 5 (0.78%) Legal
13 4 (0.62%) French Language
14 2 (0.31%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.16%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 319 (49.61%) Network Engineer
2 150 (23.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 147 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 129 (20.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 118 (18.35%) Architect
6 59 (9.18%) Network Architect
7 57 (8.86%) Consultant
8 49 (7.62%) Cisco Architect
9 46 (7.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 46 (7.15%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 42 (6.53%) Operations Engineer
10 42 (6.53%) Team Leader
11 40 (6.22%) Network Team Leader
12 38 (5.91%) Network Operations Engineer
13 33 (5.13%) Cisco Consultant
14 31 (4.82%) Technical Consultant
15 30 (4.67%) Presales Consultant
16 28 (4.35%) Cisco Network Architect
16 28 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
17 26 (4.04%) Network Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (11.35%) XMPP
2 29 (4.51%) 802.1X
3 8 (1.24%) CSS
4 7 (1.09%) OAuth
4 7 (1.09%) OpenID
4 7 (1.09%) REST
4 7 (1.09%) SAML
4 7 (1.09%) SOAP
4 7 (1.09%) Web Services
5 5 (0.78%) LAMP
6 3 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 171 (26.59%) Data Centre
2 70 (10.89%) Clustering
3 37 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.82%) Video Conferencing
5 26 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.89%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.27%) PKI
8 11 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.40%) CESG
10 9 (1.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 8 (1.24%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.09%) FlexPod
12 7 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
13 6 (0.93%) Replication
13 6 (0.93%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.78%) DataPower
14 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.78%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (17.57%) Windows
2 66 (10.26%) Linux
3 45 (7.00%) Unix
4 23 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.18%) Solaris
6 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.93%) Kali Linux
8 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.47%) SUSE
10 3 (0.47%) VMS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (23.17%) Load Balancing
2 147 (22.86%) ITIL
3 126 (19.60%) Network Design
4 72 (11.20%) Presales
5 67 (10.42%) Change Management
6 64 (9.95%) Mentoring
7 56 (8.71%) Network Monitoring
8 46 (7.15%) Network Architecture
8 46 (7.15%) Problem Management
9 45 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 43 (6.69%) Analytics
10 43 (6.69%) Line Management
11 39 (6.07%) Migration
11 39 (6.07%) Network Management
12 32 (4.98%) SIEM
13 31 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (4.20%) High Availability
15 26 (4.04%) Network Virtualisation
15 26 (4.04%) Service Delivery
16 25 (3.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.07%) Python
2 14 (2.18%) Bash Shell
3 11 (1.71%) Perl
4 8 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.09%) Shell Script
6 6 (0.93%) PHP
7 4 (0.62%) Tcl
8 3 (0.47%) C
9 2 (0.31%) Groovy
9 2 (0.31%) Java
9 2 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 643 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 485 (75.43%) CCNP
3 222 (34.53%) CCNA
4 90 (14.00%) Degree
5 70 (10.89%) CCDP
6 68 (10.58%) CCVP
7 62 (9.64%) CISSP
8 59 (9.18%) CCDA
9 56 (8.71%) JNCIE
10 54 (8.40%) JNCIP
11 51 (7.93%) CCIE Security
11 51 (7.93%) Security Cleared
12 48 (7.47%) CCDE
13 46 (7.15%) SC Cleared
14 39 (6.07%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 39 (6.07%) CCSA
15 33 (5.13%) CISM
16 32 (4.98%) CCSE
17 31 (4.82%) CCNP Voice
18 26 (4.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.20%) SLA
2 23 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.40%) GDPR
5 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.47%) COBIT
6 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.31%) PMO
8 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 66 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 59 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.87%) VMware NSX
4 9 (1.40%) vSphere
5 6 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.62%) KVM
7 3 (0.47%) Docker
7 3 (0.47%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.31%) Firmware
8 2 (0.31%) iptables
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 87 (13.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 69 (10.73%) Cisco UCCE
3 67 (10.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 24 (3.73%) Cisco Prime
5 18 (2.80%) FortiGate
5 18 (2.80%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (2.64%) Cacti
7 16 (2.49%) Ansible
7 16 (2.49%) Nagios
8 11 (1.71%) OpenView
8 11 (1.71%) QRadar
9 7 (1.09%) Puppet
9 7 (1.09%) SmoothWall
9 7 (1.09%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.93%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.93%) Core Impact
11 5 (0.78%) cPanel
12 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.47%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.47%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 546 (84.91%) Cisco
2 182 (28.30%) Palo Alto
3 168 (26.13%) Juniper
4 157 (24.42%) F5
5 147 (22.86%) CheckPoint
6 123 (19.13%) VMware
7 102 (15.86%) Microsoft
8 70 (10.89%) SolarWinds
9 65 (10.11%) Avaya
10 57 (8.86%) Riverbed
11 43 (6.69%) Dell
12 41 (6.38%) HP
13 40 (6.22%) Genesys
13 40 (6.22%) Verint
14 33 (5.13%) NetApp
15 31 (4.82%) EMC
16 27 (4.20%) Splunk
17 25 (3.89%) Fortinet
18 23 (3.58%) Citrix
18 23 (3.58%) NICE Systems