Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > London
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 455 513 506
Rank change year-on-year +58 -7 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 381 352 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 2.12% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 333 282 301
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14,356 16,567 17,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.69% 22.50% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10,665 12,488 14,768
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +1.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in London

CCIE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCIE in London

CCIE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in London over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCIE in London

CCIE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the London region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Central London +53 83 £72,500 +3.57% 14
East London -4 6 £74,500 +14.62% 4
West London +11 2 £60,000 -14.29% 5
North London - 1 £59,000 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 381 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (90.55%) Cisco
3 282 (74.02%) CCNP
4 204 (53.54%) Firewall
5 172 (45.14%) CheckPoint
6 170 (44.62%) Finance
7 161 (42.26%) BGP
8 140 (36.75%) OSPF
9 135 (35.43%) Palo Alto
10 130 (34.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 124 (32.55%) F5
12 121 (31.76%) Network Security
13 120 (31.50%) WAN
14 115 (30.18%) MPLS
15 114 (29.92%) Banking
16 102 (26.77%) CCNA
17 100 (26.25%) Juniper
18 97 (25.46%) Data Centre
19 96 (25.20%) EIGRP
20 95 (24.93%) Cisco ASA
21 94 (24.67%) Wireless
22 75 (19.69%) Microsoft
23 73 (19.16%) Degree
24 64 (16.80%) IPsec
25 63 (16.54%) Cisco CUCM
26 62 (16.27%) VPN
27 61 (16.01%) VoIP
28 58 (15.22%) Cisco IOS
29 57 (14.96%) VMware
30 54 (14.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (7.61%) CMS
2 13 (3.41%) OpenStack
2 13 (3.41%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.26%) Apache
4 1 (0.26%) Drupal
4 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.26%) nginx
4 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.57%) Office 365
5 5 (1.31%) IaaS
6 4 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.05%) Route 53
6 4 (1.05%) SaaS
6 4 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 204 (53.54%) Firewall
2 161 (42.26%) BGP
3 140 (36.75%) OSPF
4 130 (34.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 121 (31.76%) Network Security
6 120 (31.50%) WAN
7 115 (30.18%) MPLS
8 96 (25.20%) EIGRP
9 95 (24.93%) Cisco ASA
10 94 (24.67%) Wireless
11 64 (16.80%) IPsec
12 62 (16.27%) VPN
13 61 (16.01%) VoIP
14 58 (15.22%) Cisco IOS
15 54 (14.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 54 (14.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 48 (12.60%) LAN
17 38 (9.97%) Unified Communications
18 37 (9.71%) Cisco Wireless
18 37 (9.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.77%) Big Data
2 1 (0.26%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.26%) MySQL
2 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 170 (44.62%) Finance
2 114 (29.92%) Banking
3 31 (8.14%) Law
4 30 (7.87%) Legal
5 28 (7.35%) Telecoms
6 22 (5.77%) Advertising
7 21 (5.51%) Retail
8 19 (4.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (4.99%) Publishing
9 18 (4.72%) Front Office
10 14 (3.67%) German Language
10 14 (3.67%) Italian Language
11 11 (2.89%) French Language
11 11 (2.89%) Spanish Language
12 9 (2.36%) Financial Institution
13 8 (2.10%) Manufacturing
14 6 (1.57%) Marketing
15 5 (1.31%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 162 (42.52%) Network Engineer
2 63 (16.54%) Architect
3 61 (16.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 48 (12.60%) Senior Network Engineer
5 42 (11.02%) Consultant
6 41 (10.76%) Solutions Architect
7 38 (9.97%) Network Security Engineer
7 38 (9.97%) Security Engineer
8 36 (9.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 31 (8.14%) Network Architect
10 30 (7.87%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 30 (7.87%) Voice Engineer
11 26 (6.82%) Network Consultant
12 24 (6.30%) Analyst
12 24 (6.30%) Cisco Analyst
12 24 (6.30%) Cisco Security Analyst
12 24 (6.30%) IT Analyst
12 24 (6.30%) IT Security Analyst
12 24 (6.30%) Security Analyst
13 20 (5.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.34%) 802.1X
2 30 (7.87%) XMPP
3 13 (3.41%) SailPoint
4 4 (1.05%) Web Services
5 3 (0.79%) RFC 2544
6 2 (0.52%) Middleware
7 1 (0.26%) CSS
7 1 (0.26%) JSON
7 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (25.46%) Data Centre
2 37 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.41%) Clustering
4 9 (2.36%) NHS
5 8 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (2.10%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.31%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.05%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.05%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.52%) PMI
10 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.26%) Fintech
11 1 (0.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.29%) Unix
2 42 (11.02%) Windows
3 24 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.57%) Linux
5 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (13.39%) Presales
1 51 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (11.81%) Network Design
3 40 (10.50%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (8.92%) Computer Science
5 29 (7.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 29 (7.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 28 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (7.35%) Due Diligence
6 28 (7.35%) Network Monitoring
7 27 (7.09%) Time Management
8 26 (6.82%) Line Management
9 24 (6.30%) Analytics
10 20 (5.25%) Demand Generation
10 20 (5.25%) DevOps
10 20 (5.25%) Information Security
10 20 (5.25%) SIEM
11 19 (4.99%) ITIL
11 19 (4.99%) Mentoring
11 19 (4.99%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.72%) Perl
2 15 (3.94%) Python
3 4 (1.05%) SQL
4 1 (0.26%) C
4 1 (0.26%) Java
4 1 (0.26%) Lisp
4 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 381 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 282 (74.02%) CCNP
3 102 (26.77%) CCNA
4 73 (19.16%) Degree
5 44 (11.55%) CCVP
6 39 (10.24%) GIAC
7 37 (9.71%) CEH
8 34 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 33 (8.66%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 28 (7.35%) CISSP
11 26 (6.82%) CCIE Security
12 24 (6.30%) GSEC
13 21 (5.51%) CCDP
14 20 (5.25%) CISM
15 16 (4.20%) CCIP
15 16 (4.20%) CISA
16 13 (3.41%) CCIE Collaboration
16 13 (3.41%) CCSA
16 13 (3.41%) GISF
16 13 (3.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (6.30%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (2.89%) SLA
4 6 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.31%) QA
6 4 (1.05%) GDPR
7 2 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.89%) VMware NSX
4 7 (1.84%) Firmware
5 5 (1.31%) Docker
6 4 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 63 (16.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (11.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 35 (9.19%) Cisco UCCE
4 13 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (3.41%) Nessus
4 13 (3.41%) SCCM
5 9 (2.36%) vCenter Server
6 8 (2.10%) Ansible
7 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.79%) CASB
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.52%) RSA Security Analytics
10 1 (0.26%) Puppet
10 1 (0.26%) Terraform
10 1 (0.26%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 345 (90.55%) Cisco
2 172 (45.14%) CheckPoint
3 135 (35.43%) Palo Alto
4 124 (32.55%) F5
5 100 (26.25%) Juniper
6 75 (19.69%) Microsoft
7 57 (14.96%) VMware
8 38 (9.97%) Splunk
9 37 (9.71%) BT
10 31 (8.14%) EMC
10 31 (8.14%) NetApp
11 30 (7.87%) Speakerbus
12 25 (6.56%) Dell
12 25 (6.56%) Meraki
13 23 (6.04%) SolarWinds
14 22 (5.77%) Red Box
15 21 (5.51%) Riverbed
16 19 (4.99%) Blue Coat
17 18 (4.72%) Etrali
17 18 (4.72%) Mitel