Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 332 334
Rank change year-on-year +38 +2 -42
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 45 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 1.44% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 13
North West median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £42,000 £45,950 £42,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £59,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%

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 2,448 2,573 2,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.04% 20.30% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,962 1,955 2,111
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,724 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +25 43 £62,500 +4.17% 6
Cheshire +20 2 £72,500 +45.00% 1
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (97.78%) Cisco
3 30 (66.67%) WAN
4 29 (64.44%) BGP
5 25 (55.56%) CCNP
6 21 (46.67%) Juniper
7 20 (44.44%) MPLS
7 20 (44.44%) ITIL
7 20 (44.44%) JNCIE
8 19 (42.22%) Data Centre
8 19 (42.22%) Firewall
9 18 (40.00%) Windows
9 18 (40.00%) CCNA
10 13 (28.89%) LAN
10 13 (28.89%) VMware
11 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
11 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
12 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 10 (22.22%) NetApp
13 9 (20.00%) OSPF
13 9 (20.00%) DNS
13 9 (20.00%) Change Management
13 9 (20.00%) Meraki
13 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (20.00%) F5
14 8 (17.78%) OWASP
14 8 (17.78%) VLAN
14 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Management

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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Apache
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) WAN
2 29 (64.44%) BGP
3 20 (44.44%) MPLS
4 19 (42.22%) Firewall
5 13 (28.89%) LAN
6 9 (20.00%) DNS
6 9 (20.00%) OSPF
7 8 (17.78%) BIG-IP
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (17.78%) DMVPN
7 8 (17.78%) Internet
7 8 (17.78%) NX-OS
7 8 (17.78%) SMTP
7 8 (17.78%) SSL
7 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
7 8 (17.78%) VLAN
7 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (11.11%) Network Security
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Law
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Architect
2 20 (44.44%) IP Architect
3 13 (28.89%) Network Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) LAN Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Project Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.78%) OWASP
5 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (11.11%) Change Control
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (8.89%) Security Operations
8 3 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (4.44%) Presales
10 1 (2.22%) Application Performance Management
10 1 (2.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 1 (2.22%) Coaching
10 1 (2.22%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (55.56%) CCNP
3 20 (44.44%) JNCIE
4 18 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (4.44%) CCDP
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 8 (17.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) CASB
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Cisco
2 21 (46.67%) Juniper
3 13 (28.89%) VMware
4 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
5 10 (22.22%) NetApp
6 9 (20.00%) F5
6 9 (20.00%) Meraki
7 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) Aruba
8 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) Sophos
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec