Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCIE Routing and Switching qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Routing and Switching
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 992 1097 1161
Rank change year-on-year +105 +64 +30
Permanent jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching 79 69 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.042% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.18% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 28
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £53,500 £58,000 £58,375
90th Percentile £96,000 £77,500 £81,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +8.33%

CCIE Routing and Switching 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 31,848 38,997 42,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.16% 23.69% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23,224 28,879 32,640
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,791 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CCIE Routing and Switching
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCIE Routing and Switching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching.

Salary trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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
England +135 75 £75,000 +7.14% 3
UK excluding London +87 45 £80,000 +14.29%
South East +71 35 £57,500 -23.33%
London +94 31 £70,000 - 3
South West +9 5 £83,750 +19.64%
North of England +16 3 £75,500 +25.83%
North West - 2 £51,000 -
Scotland +18 1 £80,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +4 1 £100,000 +66.67%
Midlands - 1 £105,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £105,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching 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 with a requirement for CCIE Routing and Switching.

1 79 (100.00%) CCIE
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (89.87%) Cisco
3 63 (79.75%) VMware
4 57 (72.15%) Data Centre
5 56 (70.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 55 (69.62%) Dell
6 55 (69.62%) Wireless
7 54 (68.35%) EMC
7 54 (68.35%) NetApp
8 48 (60.76%) Degree
9 44 (55.70%) Presales
10 38 (48.10%) DNA
11 35 (44.30%) CCIE Service Provider
12 34 (43.04%) Wireless Security
13 32 (40.51%) CCNP
13 32 (40.51%) Banking
14 31 (39.24%) LAN
14 31 (39.24%) Telecoms
15 30 (37.97%) German Language
15 30 (37.97%) Italian Language
15 30 (37.97%) Unified Communications
15 30 (37.97%) Demand Generation
16 29 (36.71%) WAN
17 24 (30.38%) Firewall
18 20 (25.32%) BGP
19 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
19 17 (21.52%) Computer Science Degree
19 17 (21.52%) Network Monitoring
20 16 (20.25%) DHCP

CCIE Routing and Switching
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (2.53%) Azure
2 1 (1.27%) AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (69.62%) Wireless
2 34 (43.04%) Wireless Security
3 31 (39.24%) LAN
4 30 (37.97%) Unified Communications
5 29 (36.71%) WAN
6 24 (30.38%) Firewall
7 20 (25.32%) BGP
8 16 (20.25%) DHCP
9 15 (18.99%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (18.99%) OSPF
10 14 (17.72%) IPsec
11 13 (16.46%) MPLS
11 13 (16.46%) WLAN
12 12 (15.19%) Cisco ISE
12 12 (15.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (13.92%) Network Security
13 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
13 11 (13.92%) VLAN
14 10 (12.66%) VoIP
15 9 (11.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 32 (40.51%) Banking
2 31 (39.24%) Telecoms
3 30 (37.97%) German Language
3 30 (37.97%) Italian Language
4 13 (16.46%) Manufacturing
5 10 (12.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (10.13%) Finance
7 7 (8.86%) Publishing
7 7 (8.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Architect
2 23 (29.11%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (25.32%) Consultant
4 18 (22.78%) Network Engineer
5 16 (20.25%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 16 (20.25%) Presales Solution Architect
5 16 (20.25%) Telecoms Architect
6 14 (17.72%) Presales Engineer
6 14 (17.72%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (17.72%) Telecoms Engineer
7 13 (16.46%) Network Consultant
7 13 (16.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Network Architect
9 7 (8.86%) Data Centre Architect
9 7 (8.86%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Switch Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Security Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Network Consultant
11 3 (3.80%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 57 (72.15%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Unix
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Presales
2 38 (48.10%) DNA
3 30 (37.97%) Demand Generation
4 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
4 17 (21.52%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (15.19%) Network Design
7 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.39%) Migration
7 9 (11.39%) Network Management
8 7 (8.86%) Network Planning
9 5 (6.33%) Network Virtualisation
10 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.06%) Network Optimisation
11 3 (3.80%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (3.80%) Project Governance
12 2 (2.53%) DevOps
12 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 2 (2.53%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.53%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) Python
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) CCIE
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (60.76%) Degree
3 35 (44.30%) CCIE Service Provider
4 32 (40.51%) CCNP
5 17 (21.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (8.86%) CCDP
6 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) CCIE Data Center
8 4 (5.06%) CCNA
9 1 (1.27%) CCDA
9 1 (1.27%) CCIE Security
9 1 (1.27%) CCSA
9 1 (1.27%) CCSE
9 1 (1.27%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) PMO
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 56 (70.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (7.59%) vCenter Server
3 5 (6.33%) Ansible
4 4 (5.06%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 71 (89.87%) Cisco
2 63 (79.75%) VMware
3 55 (69.62%) Dell
4 54 (68.35%) EMC
4 54 (68.35%) NetApp
5 15 (18.99%) Palo Alto
6 10 (12.66%) F5
7 8 (10.13%) Juniper
7 8 (10.13%) Meraki
8 4 (5.06%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.53%) Citrix
11 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.27%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.27%) Symantec
11 1 (1.27%) Veeam