Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 320 314
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +28
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 24 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 1.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 30
North West median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% -39.06% +88.24%
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -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 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 2,566 2,829 3,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.01% 22.84% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,938 2,139 2,414
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -7 15 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Cheshire -38 8 £50,000 -6.98% 1
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Juniper
4 11 (45.83%) IPsec
5 10 (41.67%) MPLS
6 9 (37.50%) CCNP
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (29.17%) Unix
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) CISSP
7 7 (29.17%) SSCP
7 7 (29.17%) SAML
7 7 (29.17%) CISM
7 7 (29.17%) GIAC
7 7 (29.17%) CESG
7 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
7 7 (29.17%) CEH
7 7 (29.17%) ISSAP
7 7 (29.17%) PKI
7 7 (29.17%) OAuth
7 7 (29.17%) OpenID
7 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
7 7 (29.17%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (29.17%) SABSA
7 7 (29.17%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (29.17%) CESG Certified Professional

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 5 (20.83%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) IPsec
2 10 (41.67%) MPLS
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (8.33%) LAN
7 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
7 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.17%) RIP
8 1 (4.17%) SMTP
8 1 (4.17%) SNMP
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Security Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Core Network Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) IP Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) IP Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) IP Network Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Presales Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) OAuth
1 7 (29.17%) OpenID
1 7 (29.17%) REST
1 7 (29.17%) SAML
1 7 (29.17%) SOAP
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) CESG
1 7 (29.17%) PKI
2 6 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (29.17%) SABSA
1 7 (29.17%) Security Architecture
1 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
2 6 (25.00%) Network Design
2 6 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Statistics
5 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) CEH
3 7 (29.17%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (29.17%) CISM
3 7 (29.17%) CISSP
3 7 (29.17%) GIAC
3 7 (29.17%) ISSAP
3 7 (29.17%) SSCP
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) JNCIE
6 3 (12.50%) CCDP
6 3 (12.50%) CCNA
7 2 (8.33%) MCP
7 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 2 (8.33%) MCSE
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Juniper
3 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.17%) Meraki
7 1 (4.17%) Nortel
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard