Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 537 516
Rank change year-on-year -45 -21 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 713 833 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.78% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 593 714 879
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,875 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 40296 46875 56319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.03% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31197 37885 45230
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
London +49 363 £67,500 +3.85% 13
South East -65 167 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North of England +57 130 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West +23 67 £55,000 +12.82%
Yorkshire +40 62 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Midlands -14 49 £55,000 +15.79% 1
West Midlands -25 31 £55,000 +15.79% 1
East Midlands +41 15 £60,000 +11.63%
East of England -36 10 £54,000 -10.00% 1
South West -36 6 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 1 - -
CCIE
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 713 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 602 (84.43%) Cisco
3 563 (78.96%) CCNP
4 439 (61.57%) Firewall
5 346 (48.53%) MPLS
6 330 (46.28%) WAN
7 284 (39.83%) BGP
8 276 (38.71%) OSPF
9 254 (35.62%) Wireless
10 248 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 243 (34.08%) VPN
12 231 (32.40%) Juniper
13 230 (32.26%) Finance
14 216 (30.29%) Cisco ASA
15 206 (28.89%) Data Centre
16 196 (27.49%) CCNA
17 191 (26.79%) Palo Alto
18 189 (26.51%) LAN
19 187 (26.23%) IPsec
20 169 (23.70%) CheckPoint
21 168 (23.56%) Load Balancing
21 168 (23.56%) F5
22 163 (22.86%) EIGRP
23 150 (21.04%) Network Security
24 149 (20.90%) Network Design
25 145 (20.34%) ITIL
26 140 (19.64%) VoIP
27 128 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
28 123 (17.25%) Microsoft
29 116 (16.27%) Banking

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 60 (8.42%) CMS
2 46 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 18 (2.52%) IIS
4 14 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 6 (0.84%) SAS
7 5 (0.70%) Joomla!
7 5 (0.70%) WordPress
8 3 (0.42%) Apache
9 2 (0.28%) JBoss
9 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.28%) WildFly
10 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
Applications
1 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Magento
2 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 89 (12.48%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (2.24%) SaaS
5 13 (1.82%) IaaS
6 12 (1.68%) Office 365
7 10 (1.40%) PaaS
8 5 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Akamai
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 439 (61.57%) Firewall
2 346 (48.53%) MPLS
3 330 (46.28%) WAN
4 284 (39.83%) BGP
5 276 (38.71%) OSPF
6 254 (35.62%) Wireless
7 248 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 243 (34.08%) VPN
9 216 (30.29%) Cisco ASA
10 189 (26.51%) LAN
11 187 (26.23%) IPsec
12 163 (22.86%) EIGRP
13 150 (21.04%) Network Security
14 140 (19.64%) VoIP
15 128 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
16 115 (16.13%) Unified Communications
17 83 (11.64%) VLAN
18 79 (11.08%) DNS
19 73 (10.24%) Ethernet
20 70 (9.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.26%) Big Data
2 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.56%) MySQL
3 4 (0.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.28%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (0.98%) Metasploit
3 3 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 230 (32.26%) Finance
2 116 (16.27%) Banking
3 71 (9.96%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 25 (3.51%) Retail
5 19 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.24%) Legal
7 15 (2.10%) Law
8 9 (1.26%) Advertising
9 7 (0.98%) Marketing
10 4 (0.56%) Electronics
10 4 (0.56%) French Language
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 382 (53.58%) Network Engineer
2 201 (28.19%) Senior Network Engineer
3 179 (25.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 160 (22.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 129 (18.09%) Architect
6 83 (11.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 83 (11.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 76 (10.66%) Network Architect
8 54 (7.57%) Consultant
9 46 (6.45%) Juniper Engineer
10 42 (5.89%) Cisco Architect
10 42 (5.89%) IP Engineer
11 39 (5.47%) Team Leader
12 38 (5.33%) IP Network Engineer
13 37 (5.19%) Network Team Leader
14 34 (4.77%) Operations Engineer
14 34 (4.77%) Support Engineer
15 32 (4.49%) Network Support
16 29 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
17 28 (3.93%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (11.36%) XMPP
2 33 (4.63%) 802.1X
3 16 (2.24%) CSS
4 12 (1.68%) Web Services
5 7 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (0.98%) OAuth
5 7 (0.98%) OpenID
5 7 (0.98%) REST
5 7 (0.98%) SAML
5 7 (0.98%) SOAP
6 5 (0.70%) HTML
6 5 (0.70%) HTML5
6 5 (0.70%) JSON
6 5 (0.70%) LAMP
6 5 (0.70%) WAP
7 4 (0.56%) .NET
8 2 (0.28%) JAXB
8 2 (0.28%) JSP
8 2 (0.28%) JSTL
8 2 (0.28%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 206 (28.89%) Data Centre
2 78 (10.94%) Clustering
3 47 (6.59%) Video Conferencing
4 43 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 34 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.51%) PKI
7 23 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 17 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 14 (1.96%) Replication
10 13 (1.82%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 9 (1.26%) CESG
12 9 (1.26%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.12%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.98%) DataPower
14 7 (0.98%) Equities
14 7 (0.98%) Eurex
14 7 (0.98%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 112 (15.71%) Windows
2 81 (11.36%) Linux
3 47 (6.59%) Unix
4 41 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.96%) Solaris
7 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.70%) VMS
9 3 (0.42%) SUSE
9 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.14%) CentOS
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (23.56%) Load Balancing
2 149 (20.90%) Network Design
3 145 (20.34%) ITIL
4 77 (10.80%) Presales
5 67 (9.40%) Change Management
6 64 (8.98%) Mentoring
7 62 (8.70%) High Availability
8 57 (7.99%) Network Management
9 54 (7.57%) Network Monitoring
10 52 (7.29%) Problem Management
11 51 (7.15%) Migration
12 48 (6.73%) Network Architecture
13 39 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 37 (5.19%) Line Management
15 34 (4.77%) Statistics
16 32 (4.49%) Service Delivery
17 31 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
18 27 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
19 26 (3.65%) Low Latency
19 26 (3.65%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 53 (7.43%) Python
2 31 (4.35%) Perl
3 27 (3.79%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.66%) PowerShell
5 8 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.56%) Java
6 4 (0.56%) Tcl
7 3 (0.42%) C#
8 2 (0.28%) PHP
8 2 (0.28%) SQL
9 1 (0.14%) C
9 1 (0.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 713 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 563 (78.96%) CCNP
3 196 (27.49%) CCNA
4 79 (11.08%) Degree
5 76 (10.66%) CCVP
6 56 (7.85%) Security Cleared
7 54 (7.57%) CCDP
8 51 (7.15%) CCDA
8 51 (7.15%) CISSP
8 51 (7.15%) SC Cleared
9 46 (6.45%) JNCIP
10 43 (6.03%) CCNP Voice
11 39 (5.47%) JNCIE
12 38 (5.33%) CCSA
12 38 (5.33%) CCSE
13 36 (5.05%) CCDE
14 32 (4.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 28 (3.93%) CCIE Security
16 26 (3.65%) CISM
17 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.49%) SLA
2 17 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.70%) COBIT
6 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.28%) GDPR
7 2 (0.28%) QA
8 1 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (12.34%) Active Directory
2 63 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.96%) Terminal Services
3 14 (1.96%) VMware NSX
4 6 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.84%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.56%) KVM
5 4 (0.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.28%) iptables
6 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) vCloud
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 103 (14.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 74 (10.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 73 (10.24%) Cisco UCCX
4 32 (4.49%) FortiGate
5 27 (3.79%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
7 19 (2.66%) Cacti
7 19 (2.66%) Nagios
8 15 (2.10%) vCenter Server
9 14 (1.96%) Backup Exec
10 13 (1.82%) Ansible
11 12 (1.68%) OpenView
12 11 (1.54%) QRadar
13 7 (0.98%) SmoothWall
14 5 (0.70%) cPanel
14 5 (0.70%) TrustSec
15 4 (0.56%) ZABBIX
16 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
16 3 (0.42%) Puppet
16 3 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 602 (84.43%) Cisco
2 231 (32.40%) Juniper
3 191 (26.79%) Palo Alto
4 169 (23.70%) CheckPoint
5 168 (23.56%) F5
6 123 (17.25%) Microsoft
7 113 (15.85%) VMware
8 77 (10.80%) SolarWinds
9 63 (8.84%) Riverbed
10 55 (7.71%) Avaya
11 51 (7.15%) HP
12 38 (5.33%) Fortinet
13 37 (5.19%) Citrix
14 34 (4.77%) NICE Systems
15 31 (4.35%) Dell
15 31 (4.35%) Genesys
15 31 (4.35%) SonicWALL
15 31 (4.35%) Verint
16 28 (3.93%) Aruba
17 22 (3.09%) Meraki