Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 391 352
Rank change year-on-year +67 -39 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 205 155 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 1.99% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119 112 195
South East median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £52,450 £42,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £80,250 £76,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 7,339 7,807 8,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.98% 26.20% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,345 6,133 6,597
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +29 65 £70,000 +10.24% 5
Surrey +72 61 £75,000 +15.38% 3
Berkshire -6 44 £70,000 +12.00% 3
Hampshire +18 28 £65,000 +2.36% 10
Buckinghamshire +39 21 £70,000 - 2
West Sussex +4 16 £57,000 - 2
Kent +5 12 £60,000 +9.09% 5
East Sussex +11 10 £75,000 +66.67% 1
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Home Counties - 4 - -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (80.98%) Cisco
3 131 (63.90%) CCNP
4 110 (53.66%) Data Centre
5 107 (52.20%) Firewall
6 87 (42.44%) Presales
7 74 (36.10%) Juniper
8 68 (33.17%) WAN
9 60 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 54 (26.34%) Wireless
10 54 (26.34%) VMware
11 50 (24.39%) LAN
12 48 (23.41%) CCNA
13 47 (22.93%) MPLS
13 47 (22.93%) Load Balancing
14 44 (21.46%) Network Design
14 44 (21.46%) CheckPoint
15 42 (20.49%) Banking
16 41 (20.00%) Degree
16 41 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (18.54%) CCIE Service Provider
18 37 (18.05%) Cisco ASA
19 35 (17.07%) BGP
20 34 (16.59%) OSPF
20 34 (16.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
21 33 (16.10%) Dell
21 33 (16.10%) DNA
21 33 (16.10%) Wireless Security
22 32 (15.61%) F5
22 32 (15.61%) Palo Alto

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 5 (2.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 107 (52.20%) Firewall
2 68 (33.17%) WAN
3 60 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 54 (26.34%) Wireless
5 50 (24.39%) LAN
6 47 (22.93%) MPLS
7 37 (18.05%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (17.07%) BGP
9 34 (16.59%) OSPF
10 33 (16.10%) Wireless Security
11 30 (14.63%) Network Security
12 27 (13.17%) DNS
12 27 (13.17%) TCP/IP
12 27 (13.17%) Unified Communications
13 25 (12.20%) VPN
14 21 (10.24%) VLAN
14 21 (10.24%) VoIP
15 20 (9.76%) Internet
16 19 (9.27%) SNMP
17 18 (8.78%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 5 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (20.49%) Banking
2 30 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 27 (13.17%) German Language
3 27 (13.17%) Italian Language
4 9 (4.39%) Retail
5 2 (0.98%) Legal
5 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Finance
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 50 (24.39%) Architect
3 31 (15.12%) Consultant
4 29 (14.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 28 (13.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 27 (13.17%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (12.20%) Network Architect
8 21 (10.24%) Network Consultant
8 21 (10.24%) Senior Consultant
8 21 (10.24%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (8.78%) Juniper Engineer
9 18 (8.78%) Senior Network Consultant
10 16 (7.80%) Principal Engineer
11 14 (6.83%) Mobile Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.83%) Presales Engineer
11 14 (6.83%) Presales Solution Architect
11 14 (6.83%) Telecoms Architect
12 13 (6.34%) NOC Engineer
12 13 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (6.34%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) LDAP
2 5 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 110 (53.66%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.32%) BBC
3 13 (6.34%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (6.34%) Wiki
4 12 (5.85%) PKI
5 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.93%) e-Learning
8 5 (2.44%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.83%) Linux
2 8 (3.90%) Windows
3 7 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.44%) Presales
2 47 (22.93%) Load Balancing
3 44 (21.46%) Network Design
4 33 (16.10%) DNA
5 29 (14.15%) ITIL
6 27 (13.17%) Demand Generation
7 17 (8.29%) Architectural Design
7 17 (8.29%) Information Security
8 16 (7.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (6.34%) Project Management
9 13 (6.34%) Scenario Testing
9 13 (6.34%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.85%) eTOM
10 12 (5.85%) Network Management
10 12 (5.85%) Product Roadmap
11 10 (4.88%) Analytics
11 10 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (4.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.39%) Python
3 4 (1.95%) R
4 1 (0.49%) C
4 1 (0.49%) C++
4 1 (0.49%) Go
4 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 205 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (63.90%) CCNP
3 48 (23.41%) CCNA
4 41 (20.00%) Degree
5 38 (18.54%) CCIE Service Provider
6 34 (16.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 30 (14.63%) JNCIE
8 27 (13.17%) JNCIP
9 25 (12.20%) CCDP
10 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
11 22 (10.73%) JNCIS
12 20 (9.76%) SC Cleared
13 18 (8.78%) CCSE
14 15 (7.32%) JNCIA
15 13 (6.34%) TOGAF Certification
16 10 (4.88%) CCIE Data Center
17 9 (4.39%) CISSP
18 8 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 7 (3.41%) CCDA
19 7 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) PMO
3 1 (0.49%) COBIT
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.39%) VMware NSX
3 5 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.90%) vCenter Server
2 8 (3.90%) vRealize
3 6 (2.93%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.46%) SCOM
5 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.98%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 166 (80.98%) Cisco
2 74 (36.10%) Juniper
3 54 (26.34%) VMware
4 44 (21.46%) CheckPoint
5 33 (16.10%) Dell
6 32 (15.61%) F5
6 32 (15.61%) Palo Alto
7 27 (13.17%) EMC
7 27 (13.17%) NetApp
8 24 (11.71%) Virgin Media
9 15 (7.32%) Rackspace
10 12 (5.85%) Microsoft
11 11 (5.37%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.90%) HP
12 8 (3.90%) Meraki
13 7 (3.41%) Avaya
14 6 (2.93%) Citrix
15 3 (1.46%) Aruba
15 3 (1.46%) Blue Coat
15 3 (1.46%) Huawei