Period
to 16 May 2021

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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > London
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 541 501 441
Rank change year-on-year -40 -60 +58
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 57 141 358
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.35% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 1.82% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 112 307
10th Percentile £52,050 £52,500 £53,750
25th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +7.41%
75th Percentile £95,000 £94,063 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,000 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

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 6,164 7,752 12,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.42% 19.34% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,502 5,954 9,353
10th Percentile £37,510 £32,150 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in London

CCIE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCIE in London

CCIE
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCIE in London over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

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 16 May 2021. 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 +37 18 £90,000 +24.14% 6
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 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 London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (77.19%) Cisco
3 41 (71.93%) CCNP
4 37 (64.91%) Firewall
5 22 (38.60%) Finance
5 22 (38.60%) Network Security
6 19 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 18 (31.58%) CCNA
8 17 (29.82%) BGP
8 17 (29.82%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (29.82%) Palo Alto
9 15 (26.32%) OSPF
10 14 (24.56%) Multicast
11 13 (22.81%) Low Latency
11 13 (22.81%) Ansible
11 13 (22.81%) WAN
11 13 (22.81%) Python
12 12 (21.05%) LAN
12 12 (21.05%) F5
12 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (19.30%) Azure
13 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
13 11 (19.30%) Information Security
13 11 (19.30%) Fortinet
14 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
14 10 (17.54%) Wireless
14 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (17.54%) Presales
15 9 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
15 9 (15.79%) Social Skills

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 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Azure
2 9 (15.79%) AWS
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (12.28%) Mimecast
4 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.51%) GCP
5 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (64.91%) Firewall
2 22 (38.60%) Network Security
3 17 (29.82%) BGP
3 17 (29.82%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (26.32%) OSPF
5 14 (24.56%) Multicast
6 13 (22.81%) WAN
7 12 (21.05%) LAN
8 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
9 10 (17.54%) Wireless
10 9 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (12.28%) IGMP
11 7 (12.28%) VPN
11 7 (12.28%) VXLAN
11 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (8.77%) DNS
13 5 (8.77%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Social Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Law
6 2 (3.51%) Electronics
6 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Public Sector
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Network Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Network Specialist
4 6 (10.53%) Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Security Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.75%) XMPP
3 1 (1.75%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.51%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
2 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Low Latency
2 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (19.30%) Information Security
4 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (17.54%) Presales
5 9 (15.79%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
6 7 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (12.28%) Technology Roadmap
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.53%) Migration
7 6 (10.53%) Network Design
8 5 (8.77%) DevOps
9 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
9 4 (7.02%) Coaching
9 4 (7.02%) DNA
9 4 (7.02%) Security Architecture
9 4 (7.02%) Security Operations
10 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Python
2 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) PHP
3 3 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (71.93%) CCNP
3 18 (31.58%) CCNA
4 8 (14.04%) CISSP
5 7 (12.28%) CWNA
6 6 (10.53%) CCIE Security
7 4 (7.02%) CCDE
7 4 (7.02%) CCSP
7 4 (7.02%) CISM
7 4 (7.02%) CSSLP
7 4 (7.02%) Degree
7 4 (7.02%) JNCIA
7 4 (7.02%) OSCE
7 4 (7.02%) OSWP
7 4 (7.02%) SSCP
8 3 (5.26%) CCDP
8 3 (5.26%) CCIE Service Provider
8 3 (5.26%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.51%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Docker
3 3 (5.26%) VMware NSX
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Ansible
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (10.53%) Terraform
4 5 (8.77%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (5.26%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (77.19%) Cisco
2 17 (29.82%) Palo Alto
3 12 (21.05%) F5
4 11 (19.30%) Fortinet
5 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.28%) HP
8 6 (10.53%) Arista
8 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.77%) Juniper
9 5 (8.77%) Meraki
10 4 (7.02%) Splunk
10 4 (7.02%) VMware
11 3 (5.26%) ExtraHop
11 3 (5.26%) Radianz
11 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.51%) Infoblox
12 2 (3.51%) SAP
12 2 (3.51%) Sophos
13 1 (1.75%) Aruba