Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 341 316
Rank change year-on-year +66 -25 +54
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 81 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 0.89% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 51
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £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 2805 2814 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.77% 23.18% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2138 2262 2546
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +21 48 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Cheshire -5 29 £50,000 +11.11%
Merseyside - 2 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £57,500 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (87.65%) Cisco
3 55 (67.90%) CCNP
4 45 (55.56%) WAN
5 38 (46.91%) Juniper
6 33 (40.74%) F5
7 31 (38.27%) Firewall
8 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
9 25 (30.86%) LAN
9 25 (30.86%) Load Balancing
10 23 (28.40%) ITIL
11 22 (27.16%) Windows
11 22 (27.16%) CCNA
12 19 (23.46%) NetScaler
12 19 (23.46%) Video Conferencing
13 18 (22.22%) Wireless
14 17 (20.99%) CheckPoint
15 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
15 16 (19.75%) VPN
15 16 (19.75%) Ethernet
15 16 (19.75%) Riverbed
15 16 (19.75%) Unified Communications
15 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
15 16 (19.75%) Palo Alto
15 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
16 15 (18.52%) IPsec
16 15 (18.52%) Finance
17 14 (17.28%) Statistics
17 14 (17.28%) Presales
18 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared

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 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (55.56%) WAN
2 31 (38.27%) Firewall
3 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
4 25 (30.86%) LAN
5 19 (23.46%) NetScaler
6 18 (22.22%) Wireless
7 16 (19.75%) Ethernet
7 16 (19.75%) Unified Communications
7 16 (19.75%) VPN
8 15 (18.52%) IPsec
9 12 (14.81%) BGP
9 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
9 12 (14.81%) OSPF
10 10 (12.35%) MPLS
10 10 (12.35%) RIP
11 8 (9.88%) BIG-IP
11 8 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (9.88%) IP Telephony
12 7 (8.64%) Multicast
12 7 (8.64%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.64%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Network Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Architect
3 16 (19.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (17.28%) Cisco Architect
5 13 (16.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (16.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (14.81%) Juniper Engineer
6 12 (14.81%) Network Architect
7 11 (13.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
8 9 (11.11%) Network Communications Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Security Architect
9 8 (9.88%) Lead Network Engineer
10 7 (8.64%) Network Specialist
10 7 (8.64%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (6.17%) Analyst
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) CSS
2 6 (7.41%) OAuth
2 6 (7.41%) OpenID
2 6 (7.41%) REST
2 6 (7.41%) SAML
2 6 (7.41%) SOAP
2 6 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) CESG
3 6 (7.41%) PKI
4 5 (6.17%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.17%) FlexPod
4 5 (6.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Windows
2 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.64%) Unix
4 6 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Load Balancing
2 23 (28.40%) ITIL
3 14 (17.28%) Presales
3 14 (17.28%) Statistics
4 12 (14.81%) Network Management
5 10 (12.35%) Service Management
6 9 (11.11%) Change Control
6 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
7 7 (8.64%) Open Source
7 7 (8.64%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (7.41%) Network Design
8 6 (7.41%) SABSA
8 6 (7.41%) TOGAF
9 5 (6.17%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.94%) Process Management
11 3 (3.70%) IT Strategy
11 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) Python
2 1 (1.23%) Perl
2 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (67.90%) CCNP
3 22 (27.16%) CCNA
4 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
5 11 (13.58%) MCP
5 11 (13.58%) MCSA
5 11 (13.58%) MCSE
5 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (12.35%) CISSP
7 9 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 9 (11.11%) Degree
7 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 7 (8.64%) CCDE
9 6 (7.41%) CEH
9 6 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (7.41%) CISM
9 6 (7.41%) GIAC
9 6 (7.41%) ISSAP
9 6 (7.41%) SSCP
10 4 (4.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 7 (8.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.70%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 71 (87.65%) Cisco
2 38 (46.91%) Juniper
3 33 (40.74%) F5
4 17 (20.99%) CheckPoint
5 16 (19.75%) Palo Alto
5 16 (19.75%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Avaya
8 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.70%) Nortel
8 3 (3.70%) VMware
8 3 (3.70%) WatchGuard
9 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.23%) IronPort
10 1 (1.23%) Polycom
10 1 (1.23%) Siemens