Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 278 319 389
Rank change year-on-year +41 +70 -49
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 51 205 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.78% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 49 139 124
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £54,500 £52,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 2,912 7,370 7,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.17% 28.10% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,045 5,376 6,175
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%

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

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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 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for CCIE in the South East

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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 7 August 2020. 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
Hampshire +71 15 £72,500 +7.41% 2
Thames Valley +63 15 £77,500 +10.71%
Surrey +48 15 £70,000 -6.67% 1
Berkshire +69 9 £77,500 +10.71%
Buckinghamshire +49 6 £85,000 +13.33%
East Sussex +43 5 £62,500 -19.35%
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (72.55%) Cisco
3 29 (56.86%) CCNP
4 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
5 18 (35.29%) Firewall
6 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 14 (27.45%) WAN
7 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
8 13 (25.49%) VMware
9 10 (19.61%) BGP
9 10 (19.61%) Juniper
9 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (19.61%) Presales
10 9 (17.65%) Degree
10 9 (17.65%) MPLS
10 9 (17.65%) CCDP
10 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 9 (17.65%) Migration
11 8 (15.69%) Wireless
11 8 (15.69%) LAN
11 8 (15.69%) CCNA
11 8 (15.69%) Network Security
11 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared
12 7 (13.73%) Fortinet
12 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
12 7 (13.73%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) Wiki
13 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Azure
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 14 (27.45%) WAN
3 10 (19.61%) BGP
4 9 (17.65%) MPLS
4 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.69%) LAN
5 8 (15.69%) Network Security
5 8 (15.69%) Wireless
6 7 (13.73%) VPN
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (9.80%) OSPF
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (7.84%) IPsec
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (5.88%) LTE
10 3 (5.88%) MVNO
10 3 (5.88%) SCTP
10 3 (5.88%) VoIP
11 2 (3.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Network Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Architect
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Network Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Principal Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Wiki
3 3 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Presales
2 9 (17.65%) Migration
3 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.76%) People Management
6 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 5 (9.80%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (9.80%) Network Design
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Coaching
8 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.88%) High Availability
9 2 (3.92%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (3.92%) DoDAF
9 2 (3.92%) Information Management
9 2 (3.92%) MODAF
9 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.92%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (56.86%) CCNP
3 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
4 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) CCDP
5 9 (17.65%) Degree
6 8 (15.69%) CCNA
7 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared
8 6 (11.76%) LPIC
8 6 (11.76%) OSCP
9 5 (9.80%) CISSP
10 4 (7.84%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (7.84%) NCDA
10 4 (7.84%) NCSIE
10 4 (7.84%) VCAP
10 4 (7.84%) VCDX
10 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (5.88%) JNCIE
11 3 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.92%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 3 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Cisco
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Juniper
4 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
4 7 (13.73%) Fortinet
5 6 (11.76%) F5
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.84%) Brocade
7 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 4 (7.84%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) Meraki
8 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.96%) AlienVault
9 1 (1.96%) Riverbed