Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 293 339
Rank change year-on-year -52 +46 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 16 80 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 2.85% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 59 21
North West median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% 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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,515 2,810 2,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.36% 22.00% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,920 2,137 2,271
North West median annual salary £43,626 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.87% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the North West

CCIE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CCIE in the North West

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CCIE in the North West

CCIE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Manchester -26 14 £62,500 +4.17% 10
Cheshire -21 2 £72,500 +45.00% 1
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) NetApp
6 6 (37.50%) BGP
6 6 (37.50%) Juniper
7 5 (31.25%) JNCIE
7 5 (31.25%) MPLS
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
9 2 (12.50%) F5
9 2 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (12.50%) VPN
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Presales
9 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) Multicast
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) OSPF
6 1 (6.25%) RIP
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) IP Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Management
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) JNCIE
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vCloud
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CASB
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) NetApp
4 6 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec