Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 395 269 358
Rank change year-on-year -126 +89 -47
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 140 322 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 3.40% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 120 310 253
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
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 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 8,126 9,483 12,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.14% 29.98% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,513 7,571 10,205
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE in the South East.

Salary trend for CCIE in the South East

CCIE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 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
Thames Valley -79 61 £59,250 +3.04% 9
Berkshire -37 50 £59,250 +3.04% 7
Kent +44 28 £49,000 -27.41% 4
Surrey -36 20 £49,000 -6.67% 6
Hampshire -43 20 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Buckinghamshire -20 9 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex -29 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Middlesex +9 3 £65,000 +35.42%
West Sussex -10 3 £72,500 +52.63%
Oxfordshire -29 2 £40,000 -48.39% 1
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South East region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 140 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (87.86%) Cisco
3 98 (70.00%) Firewall
4 96 (68.57%) CCNP
5 93 (66.43%) MPLS
6 80 (57.14%) WAN
7 68 (48.57%) VPN
8 67 (47.86%) Cisco ASA
9 61 (43.57%) CCNA
10 59 (42.14%) Juniper
10 59 (42.14%) Load Balancing
11 57 (40.71%) F5
12 55 (39.29%) CheckPoint
13 52 (37.14%) OSPF
13 52 (37.14%) ITIL
14 47 (33.57%) BGP
15 45 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (30.00%) Palo Alto
17 37 (26.43%) SolarWinds
18 36 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
19 34 (24.29%) LAN
20 33 (23.57%) IPsec
21 32 (22.86%) VLAN
22 31 (22.14%) Network Design
22 31 (22.14%) Change Management
22 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
23 30 (21.43%) Network Architecture
24 29 (20.71%) Wireless
24 29 (20.71%) EIGRP
25 28 (20.00%) SSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (9.29%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (3.57%) IIS
2 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (70.00%) Firewall
2 93 (66.43%) MPLS
3 80 (57.14%) WAN
4 68 (48.57%) VPN
5 67 (47.86%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (37.14%) OSPF
7 47 (33.57%) BGP
8 45 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (24.29%) LAN
10 33 (23.57%) IPsec
11 32 (22.86%) VLAN
12 29 (20.71%) EIGRP
12 29 (20.71%) Wireless
13 28 (20.00%) SSL
14 26 (18.57%) Cisco PIX
15 21 (15.00%) VoIP
16 18 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (12.14%) Ethernet
18 15 (10.71%) Network Security
19 14 (10.00%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (9.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.43%) Advertising
3 5 (3.57%) Finance
3 5 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) French Language
4 1 (0.71%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 81 (57.86%) Network Engineer
2 31 (22.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (20.71%) Architect
4 24 (17.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 24 (17.14%) Network Architect
5 23 (16.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 22 (15.71%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 21 (15.00%) WAN Engineer
8 19 (13.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (8.57%) Network Design Architect
9 12 (8.57%) Network Technical Architect
9 12 (8.57%) Technical Architect
9 12 (8.57%) Technical Design Architect
10 11 (7.86%) Consultant
11 9 (6.43%) Senior Architect
11 9 (6.43%) Senior Network Architect
12 7 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
12 7 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
12 7 (5.00%) Network Support
12 7 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) LDAP
2 2 (1.43%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.43%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.71%) Clustering
5 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.57%) Replication
7 4 (2.86%) PKI
8 3 (2.14%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.14%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.57%) Windows
2 9 (6.43%) Unix
3 8 (5.71%) Linux
4 6 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.14%) Load Balancing
2 52 (37.14%) ITIL
3 36 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
4 31 (22.14%) Change Management
4 31 (22.14%) Network Design
5 30 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 15 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.29%) High Availability
8 10 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.43%) Presales
10 7 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (4.29%) Change Control
11 6 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (4.29%) Migration
12 5 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (3.57%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.57%) Python
2 5 (3.57%) Perl
2 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.14%) PHP
5 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 140 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (68.57%) CCNP
3 61 (43.57%) CCNA
4 27 (19.29%) SC Cleared
4 27 (19.29%) Security Cleared
5 25 (17.86%) JNCIE
5 25 (17.86%) JNCIP
6 23 (16.43%) CCDP
7 13 (9.29%) CCDA
7 13 (9.29%) JNCIA
8 10 (7.14%) CCIE Security
8 10 (7.14%) Degree
8 10 (7.14%) MCSE
8 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (6.43%) CCDE
9 9 (6.43%) JNCIS
10 8 (5.71%) HND
11 7 (5.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 7 (5.00%) CCSE
12 6 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.57%) Terminal Services
3 5 (3.57%) vSphere
4 3 (2.14%) Docker
5 1 (0.71%) Firmware
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.29%) vCenter Server
3 5 (3.57%) Ansible
3 5 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.57%) Puppet
4 4 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.14%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.43%) Cacti
6 2 (1.43%) Nagios
6 2 (1.43%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 123 (87.86%) Cisco
2 59 (42.14%) Juniper
3 57 (40.71%) F5
4 55 (39.29%) CheckPoint
5 42 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 37 (26.43%) SolarWinds
7 16 (11.43%) VMware
8 14 (10.00%) HP
9 13 (9.29%) Avaya
10 12 (8.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (5.71%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (5.00%) Arista
12 7 (5.00%) Blue Coat
13 6 (4.29%) Forcepoint
13 6 (4.29%) NetScout
14 5 (3.57%) Dell
14 5 (3.57%) Symantec
14 5 (3.57%) Veritas
14 5 (3.57%) WatchGuard
14 5 (3.57%) ZyXEL