Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > South East
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 429 281 348
Rank change year-on-year -148 +67 +102
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 27 26 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.29% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 1.16% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 94
10th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £46,100
25th Percentile £45,938 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +9.24%
75th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £76,875
90th Percentile £110,500 £95,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5,206 2,250 6,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.68% 24.91% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,822 1,687 5,058
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,702
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,688
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the South East

CCIE
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCIE in the South East.

Salary trend for CCIE in the South East

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCIE in the South East over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for CCIE in the South East

CCIE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Thames Valley -88 16 £77,500 -6.06% 3
Berkshire -65 7 £80,000 -3.03% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey -70 3 £45,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -108 3 £65,500 -9.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 2
East Sussex -37 1 £77,500 +24.00%
Home Counties - 1 £80,000 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco
3 22 (81.48%) CCNP
4 15 (55.56%) WAN
5 13 (48.15%) BGP
6 12 (44.44%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) MPLS
7 10 (37.04%) OSPF
7 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
8 9 (33.33%) Presales
8 9 (33.33%) AWS
8 9 (33.33%) Network Security
9 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) Juniper
9 8 (29.63%) LAN
9 8 (29.63%) Azure
10 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) JNCIE
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) CISSP
10 6 (22.22%) SIEM
11 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) Ansible
11 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (18.52%) Social Skills
11 5 (18.52%) Change Management
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) VMware

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Azure
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) WAN
2 13 (48.15%) BGP
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) MPLS
4 10 (37.04%) OSPF
5 9 (33.33%) Network Security
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) SMTP
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) SNMP
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
10 2 (7.41%) DSL
10 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (18.52%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Network Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Azure Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Services Director
8 1 (3.70%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) CESG
3 3 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Presales
2 6 (22.22%) SIEM
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) SABSA
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Network Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CISSP
4 6 (22.22%) JNCIE
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
6 4 (14.81%) JNCIS
7 3 (11.11%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (11.11%) CCSE
7 3 (11.11%) CLAS
7 3 (11.11%) CREST Certified
8 2 (7.41%) CCDE
8 2 (7.41%) CCDP
9 1 (3.70%) CCA
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 4 (14.81%) QRadar
3 2 (7.41%) Grafana
3 2 (7.41%) Icinga
3 2 (7.41%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.70%) Avamar
4 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) Packer
4 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) F5
4 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) Splunk
5 3 (11.11%) AlienVault
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) LogRhythm
5 3 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam
7 1 (3.70%) Aruba
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Brocade
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds