Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 578 582 556
Rank change year-on-year +4 -26 -30
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 637 708 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 1.74% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 533 589 707
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £80,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 36,291 40,768 46,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.90% 24.18% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27,040 31,557 37,504
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +51 368 £70,000 +2.19% 55
South East -40 104 £62,500 +13.64% 20
East of England +89 70 £65,000 +20.37% 9
North of England -52 60 £62,500 +13.64% 15
Midlands +23 37 £62,500 +13.64% 8
West Midlands +37 33 £62,500 +13.64% 7
Yorkshire -1 32 £58,750 +6.82% 3
North West -27 28 £62,500 +13.64% 11
South West +10 9 £70,000 +40.00% 2
East Midlands +4 4 £60,000 - 1
CCIE
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 637 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 592 (92.94%) Cisco
3 482 (75.67%) CCNP
4 368 (57.77%) Firewall
5 252 (39.56%) BGP
6 218 (34.22%) WAN
7 215 (33.75%) CheckPoint
8 206 (32.34%) F5
9 204 (32.03%) Data Centre
10 200 (31.40%) Juniper
11 197 (30.93%) OSPF
12 194 (30.46%) MPLS
13 193 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 167 (26.22%) Cisco ASA
15 159 (24.96%) Palo Alto
16 157 (24.65%) Wireless
17 154 (24.18%) Network Security
18 150 (23.55%) Finance
19 148 (23.23%) VMware
20 143 (22.45%) CCNA
21 134 (21.04%) VPN
22 129 (20.25%) Microsoft
23 114 (17.90%) Banking
24 110 (17.27%) LAN
25 103 (16.17%) Degree
26 91 (14.29%) Presales
26 91 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
27 84 (13.19%) Cisco IOS
28 82 (12.87%) EIGRP
28 82 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure

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 21 (3.30%) CMS
2 14 (2.20%) Skype for Business
3 13 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.63%) Apache
4 4 (0.63%) IIS
4 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.10%) Office 365
5 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.63%) Route 53
5 4 (0.63%) SaaS
5 4 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.47%) OpenDNS
7 2 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 368 (57.77%) Firewall
2 252 (39.56%) BGP
3 218 (34.22%) WAN
4 197 (30.93%) OSPF
5 194 (30.46%) MPLS
6 193 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 167 (26.22%) Cisco ASA
8 157 (24.65%) Wireless
9 154 (24.18%) Network Security
10 134 (21.04%) VPN
11 110 (17.27%) LAN
12 84 (13.19%) Cisco IOS
13 82 (12.87%) EIGRP
14 72 (11.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 72 (11.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 65 (10.20%) IPsec
16 64 (10.05%) VoIP
17 60 (9.42%) NetScaler
18 55 (8.63%) NX-OS
18 55 (8.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (0.16%) Informix
2 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.16%) AppScan
3 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
General
1 150 (23.55%) Finance
2 114 (17.90%) Banking
3 60 (9.42%) Retail
4 57 (8.95%) Telecoms
5 35 (5.49%) Law
6 29 (4.55%) Legal
7 25 (3.92%) German Language
7 25 (3.92%) Italian Language
8 22 (3.45%) Advertising
9 19 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (2.83%) French Language
10 18 (2.83%) Spanish Language
11 13 (2.04%) Front Office
12 12 (1.88%) Publishing
13 11 (1.73%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.73%) Manufacturing
14 8 (1.26%) Marketing
15 5 (0.78%) Local Government
16 4 (0.63%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 260 (40.82%) Network Engineer
2 160 (25.12%) Architect
3 83 (13.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 73 (11.46%) Solutions Architect
5 71 (11.15%) Senior Network Engineer
6 65 (10.20%) Network Architect
7 56 (8.79%) Consultant
8 52 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 49 (7.69%) Security Architect
10 44 (6.91%) Security Engineer
11 43 (6.75%) Analyst
12 35 (5.49%) Network Consultant
13 33 (5.18%) Cisco Architect
13 33 (5.18%) Network Security Engineer
14 23 (3.61%) Cisco Analyst
14 23 (3.61%) Cisco Consultant
14 23 (3.61%) Cisco Security Analyst
14 23 (3.61%) IT Analyst
14 23 (3.61%) IT Security Analyst
14 23 (3.61%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.22%) 802.1X
2 25 (3.92%) XMPP
3 4 (0.63%) RFC 2544
3 4 (0.63%) Web Services
4 2 (0.31%) CSS
4 2 (0.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 204 (32.03%) Data Centre
2 82 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (8.01%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
6 23 (3.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 18 (2.83%) Security Operations Centre
8 16 (2.51%) PKI
9 14 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.73%) NHS
11 10 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.41%) BBC
12 9 (1.41%) Clustering
13 8 (1.26%) Public Cloud
14 7 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 6 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.94%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 6 (0.94%) Wiki
16 5 (0.78%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.46%) Windows
2 45 (7.06%) Windows Server
3 42 (6.59%) Unix
4 26 (4.08%) Linux
5 10 (1.57%) FreeBSD
6 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (14.29%) Presales
1 91 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 78 (12.24%) Network Design
3 70 (10.99%) ITIL
4 65 (10.20%) SIEM
5 64 (10.05%) Load Balancing
6 56 (8.79%) Mentoring
7 54 (8.48%) Cybersecurity
8 49 (7.69%) Analytics
9 47 (7.38%) Risk Management
10 44 (6.91%) Data Loss Prevention
11 43 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 41 (6.44%) Security Operations
13 40 (6.28%) Event Correlation
14 38 (5.97%) Information Security
15 37 (5.81%) Project Management
16 35 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 31 (4.87%) Kalman Filter
17 31 (4.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 31 (4.87%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.97%) Python
2 21 (3.30%) Perl
3 10 (1.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.63%) C
4 4 (0.63%) SQL
5 3 (0.47%) Lisp
6 1 (0.16%) Groovy
6 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 637 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 482 (75.67%) CCNP
3 143 (22.45%) CCNA
4 103 (16.17%) Degree
5 77 (12.09%) CCIE Security
6 71 (11.15%) JNCIE
7 65 (10.20%) CISSP
8 56 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 56 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 55 (8.63%) MCSE
10 47 (7.38%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 47 (7.38%) VCDX
11 46 (7.22%) VCAP
12 42 (6.59%) CCDP
12 42 (6.59%) SANS
13 41 (6.44%) CCSP
13 41 (6.44%) RHCA
13 41 (6.44%) SSCP
14 40 (6.28%) GCWN
14 40 (6.28%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (1.73%) SLA
4 8 (1.26%) GDPR
5 7 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (0.78%) QA
7 3 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.31%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.16%) GPG13
System Software
1 82 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 28 (4.40%) VMware NSX
4 15 (2.35%) Firmware
5 8 (1.26%) XenApp
5 8 (1.26%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.78%) vSphere
7 4 (0.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (8.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (5.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 26 (4.08%) RSA Security Analytics
4 24 (3.77%) Cisco UCCE
5 11 (1.73%) Ansible
6 9 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (1.41%) vCenter Server
7 8 (1.26%) Puppet
7 8 (1.26%) Terraform
8 7 (1.10%) CASB
8 7 (1.10%) Nagios
9 5 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.63%) Cacti
10 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.31%) QRadar
12 1 (0.16%) RSA enVision
12 1 (0.16%) Stealthwatch
12 1 (0.16%) TrustSec
12 1 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 592 (92.94%) Cisco
2 215 (33.75%) CheckPoint
3 206 (32.34%) F5
4 200 (31.40%) Juniper
5 159 (24.96%) Palo Alto
6 148 (23.23%) VMware
7 129 (20.25%) Microsoft
8 54 (8.48%) Splunk
9 49 (7.69%) Fortinet
10 47 (7.38%) NetApp
11 40 (6.28%) EMC
11 40 (6.28%) Red Hat
12 37 (5.81%) Meraki
12 37 (5.81%) SolarWinds
13 35 (5.49%) Symantec
14 32 (5.02%) Dell
15 31 (4.87%) Citrix
16 30 (4.71%) BT
17 25 (3.92%) Blue Coat
18 24 (3.77%) Google