Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Routing and Switching
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 931 834 1037
Rank change year-on-year -97 +203 +104
Permanent jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching 11 45 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.053% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 28
10th Percentile £60,000 £42,000 £45,975
25th Percentile £62,500 £45,000 £76,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £81,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -19.75% +15.71%
75th Percentile £80,875 £73,750 £95,000
90th Percentile £81,750 £76,750 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +35.00% -39.39% +17.86%

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 22,097 18,249 35,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 21.61% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12,822 13,670 25,774
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.48%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

CCIE Routing and Switching
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching.

Salary trend for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCIE Routing and Switching over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for CCIE Routing and Switching in the UK

CCIE Routing and Switching
Top 9 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 12 June 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
UK excluding London -71 10 £67,500 +35.00% 5
England -62 9 £75,000 +15.38% 6
South West -63 4 £67,500 - 2
North West -19 2 £79,500 -
West Midlands -37 2 £70,000 +59.09% 1
North of England -37 2 £79,500 +59.00%
Midlands -48 2 £70,000 +59.09% 1
Scotland - 2 £60,000 -
London -36 1 £107,500 +59.26% 1

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 11 (100.00%) CCIE
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) Presales
5 4 (36.36%) SD-WAN
5 4 (36.36%) AWS
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Network Design
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Terraform
6 3 (27.27%) Arista
6 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
7 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Direct Connect
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) BGP
1 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
4 4 (36.36%) SD-WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (9.09%) IPsec
7 1 (9.09%) Multicast
7 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IP Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Django
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) YAML
2 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Architecture Roadmap
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCIE
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE Data Center
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
3 3 (27.27%) Arista
3 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) ForeScout
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds