Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 335 312
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 +63
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 65 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.34% 0.92% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 48 17 50
North West median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -37.50% +52.38%
England 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 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 2783 2814 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.00% 22.54% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2228 2516
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Manchester +18 37 £60,000 +20.00%
Cheshire -14 25 £50,000 +5.26%
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (86.15%) Cisco
3 43 (66.15%) CCNP
4 38 (58.46%) WAN
5 32 (49.23%) Juniper
6 27 (41.54%) Firewall
7 25 (38.46%) F5
8 23 (35.38%) LAN
9 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
10 18 (27.69%) CCNA
10 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
11 17 (26.15%) ITIL
11 17 (26.15%) Windows
12 16 (24.62%) CheckPoint
12 16 (24.62%) Palo Alto
13 14 (21.54%) Wireless
13 14 (21.54%) IPsec
13 14 (21.54%) VPN
14 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
14 13 (20.00%) Finance
14 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
15 12 (18.46%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
16 11 (16.92%) OSPF
17 10 (15.38%) BGP
17 10 (15.38%) EIGRP
17 10 (15.38%) MPLS
17 10 (15.38%) RIP
17 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
17 10 (15.38%) Riverbed

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 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 38 (58.46%) WAN
2 27 (41.54%) Firewall
3 23 (35.38%) LAN
4 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (21.54%) IPsec
5 14 (21.54%) VPN
5 14 (21.54%) Wireless
6 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 11 (16.92%) OSPF
8 10 (15.38%) BGP
8 10 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 10 (15.38%) MPLS
8 10 (15.38%) RIP
8 10 (15.38%) Unified Communications
9 7 (10.77%) BIG-IP
9 7 (10.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (10.77%) IP Telephony
9 7 (10.77%) Multicast
9 7 (10.77%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Network Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Juniper Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Security Architect
6 8 (12.31%) Network Architect
7 7 (10.77%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (7.69%) Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Cisco Solutions Architect
9 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Network Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Network Specialist
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) CSS
1 7 (10.77%) OAuth
1 7 (10.77%) OpenID
1 7 (10.77%) REST
1 7 (10.77%) SAML
1 7 (10.77%) SOAP
1 7 (10.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) CESG
3 7 (10.77%) PKI
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.23%) Smart Meter
5 5 (7.69%) FlexPod
6 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Load Balancing
2 17 (26.15%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Presales
3 9 (13.85%) Statistics
4 8 (12.31%) Network Management
5 7 (10.77%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (10.77%) Network Design
5 7 (10.77%) Open Source
5 7 (10.77%) SABSA
5 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.77%) Service Management
5 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
6 6 (9.23%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (6.15%) Change Control
8 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.15%) Process Management
9 3 (4.62%) Information Assurance
10 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (66.15%) CCNP
3 18 (27.69%) CCNA
4 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.85%) CISSP
6 8 (12.31%) Degree
6 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
7 7 (10.77%) CEH
7 7 (10.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (10.77%) CISM
7 7 (10.77%) GIAC
7 7 (10.77%) ISSAP
7 7 (10.77%) SSCP
8 6 (9.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 5 (7.69%) MCP
9 5 (7.69%) MCSA
9 5 (7.69%) MCSE
9 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (6.15%) CCDP
10 4 (6.15%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.62%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) Cisco
2 32 (49.23%) Juniper
3 25 (38.46%) F5
4 16 (24.62%) CheckPoint
4 16 (24.62%) Palo Alto
5 10 (15.38%) Riverbed
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) Avaya
7 3 (4.62%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.62%) Nortel
7 3 (4.62%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.54%) NetApp
8 1 (1.54%) VMware