The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
Rank 459 470 466
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 466 607 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.59% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.21% 2.12% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 348 501 422
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,300
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.69% -4.16%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21048 28659 29214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.75% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16595 22967 22930
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CCIE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in the UK

CCIE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCIE in the UK

CCIE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCIE in the UK

CCIE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 462 £57,500 -4.16% 33
London +31 206 £60,000 -2.43% 12
South East +42 145 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Berkshire -8 51 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands +45 40 £47,500 -11.62% 3
East of England +23 38 £60,000 -6.61% 3
Surrey +27 27 £63,000 -3.07% 2
East Sussex - 25 £35,000 -
Reading -8 24 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Brighton - 24 £35,000 -
North West -2 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Manchester -6 19 £57,500 +2.22% 3
Birmingham +21 17 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire -6 16 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell +17 13 £50,000 -11.50%
Hertfordshire +8 13 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Newbury +22 12 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Hampshire +7 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Hounslow - 12 £57,500 -
Cambridge +11 11 £65,000 +13.04%
Hereford -5 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Herefordshire -11 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Essex +25 10 £33,000 -51.11%
Camberley +23 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £75,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +13 9 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Watford +4 9 £50,000 -13.04%
North Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 8 £52,500 -19.23% 2

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCIE.

1 966 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 857 (88.72%) Cisco
3 755 (78.16%) CCNP
4 495 (51.24%) Firewall
5 337 (34.89%) WAN
6 318 (32.92%) Juniper
6 318 (32.92%) CheckPoint
7 301 (31.16%) Data Centre
8 284 (29.40%) MPLS
9 281 (29.09%) BGP
10 270 (27.95%) LAN
11 259 (26.81%) CCNA
12 253 (26.19%) OSPF
13 246 (25.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 245 (25.36%) VPN
15 226 (23.40%) Palo Alto
16 221 (22.88%) Wireless
17 220 (22.77%) F5
18 217 (22.46%) Network Security
19 208 (21.53%) Finance
20 199 (20.60%) Cisco ASA
21 197 (20.39%) Network Design
22 176 (18.22%) Presales
23 156 (16.15%) DNS
24 135 (13.98%) VoIP
25 120 (12.42%) TCP/IP
26 118 (12.22%) DHCP
27 111 (11.49%) Cisco IOS
28 110 (11.39%) Network Management
29 106 (10.97%) Microsoft

CCIE
Top Related 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 30 (3.11%) Skype for Business
2 19 (1.97%) OpenStack
3 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.41%) IIS
4 4 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.10%) Apache
6 1 (0.10%) JBoss
6 1 (0.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 62 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.45%) MS Visio
3 40 (4.14%) MS Office
4 28 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.42%) SaaS
4 25 (2.59%) IaaS
5 24 (2.48%) PaaS
6 23 (2.38%) Office 365
7 14 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) Akamai
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 495 (51.24%) Firewall
2 337 (34.89%) WAN
3 284 (29.40%) MPLS
4 281 (29.09%) BGP
5 270 (27.95%) LAN
6 253 (26.19%) OSPF
7 246 (25.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 245 (25.36%) VPN
9 221 (22.88%) Wireless
10 217 (22.46%) Network Security
11 199 (20.60%) Cisco ASA
12 156 (16.15%) DNS
13 135 (13.98%) VoIP
14 120 (12.42%) TCP/IP
15 118 (12.22%) DHCP
16 111 (11.49%) Cisco IOS
17 106 (10.97%) EIGRP
18 78 (8.07%) VLAN
19 68 (7.04%) Internet
20 64 (6.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.86%) Big Data
2 2 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 208 (21.53%) Finance
2 96 (9.94%) Telecoms
3 65 (6.73%) Banking
4 48 (4.97%) Retail
5 30 (3.11%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.35%) Marketing
8 9 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.83%) French Language
9 8 (0.83%) Italian Language
10 7 (0.72%) Law
11 4 (0.41%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 2 (0.21%) Advertising
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) International Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 478 (49.48%) Network Engineer
2 205 (21.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 173 (17.91%) Architect
4 166 (17.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 142 (14.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 141 (14.60%) Consultant
7 95 (9.83%) Network Architect
8 87 (9.01%) Network Consultant
9 83 (8.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 80 (8.28%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 74 (7.66%) Security Engineer
12 60 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
13 54 (5.59%) Security Consultant
14 51 (5.28%) Support Engineer
15 50 (5.18%) Network Security Engineer
16 48 (4.97%) Network Support
17 47 (4.87%) Network Support Engineer
18 43 (4.45%) Lead Network Engineer
19 41 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
20 40 (4.14%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.62%) 802.1X
2 32 (3.31%) XMPP
3 16 (1.66%) Web Services
4 8 (0.83%) CSS
5 5 (0.52%) .NET
5 5 (0.52%) REST
6 2 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.21%) HTML
6 2 (0.21%) HTML5
7 1 (0.10%) JAXB
7 1 (0.10%) jQuery
7 1 (0.10%) JSP
7 1 (0.10%) JSTL
7 1 (0.10%) Middleware
7 1 (0.10%) OAuth
7 1 (0.10%) OpenID
7 1 (0.10%) POJO
7 1 (0.10%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 301 (31.16%) Data Centre
2 51 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.28%) Hedge funds
4 22 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 8 (0.83%) FlexPod
9 7 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.52%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.41%) Clustering
12 4 (0.41%) iPad
12 4 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.31%) Eurex
13 3 (0.31%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (9.63%) Windows
2 50 (5.18%) Linux
3 40 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 38 (3.93%) Unix
5 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.83%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (20.39%) Network Design
2 176 (18.22%) Presales
3 110 (11.39%) Network Management
4 93 (9.63%) ITIL
5 84 (8.70%) High Availability
6 72 (7.45%) Network Architecture
6 72 (7.45%) Project Management
7 61 (6.31%) Load Balancing
7 61 (6.31%) Network Monitoring
8 59 (6.11%) Migration
9 44 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 41 (4.24%) Information Security
11 32 (3.31%) Network Planning
12 31 (3.21%) Problem Management
13 29 (3.00%) Capacity Management
13 29 (3.00%) Change Control
13 29 (3.00%) Security Management
14 26 (2.69%) Risk Management
15 24 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
15 24 (2.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.62%) Python
2 16 (1.66%) C
2 16 (1.66%) Perl
3 6 (0.62%) Bash Shell
3 6 (0.62%) PowerShell
4 5 (0.52%) Java
5 4 (0.41%) C++
5 4 (0.41%) SQL
5 4 (0.41%) VB
6 2 (0.21%) PHP
7 1 (0.10%) C#
7 1 (0.10%) Ruby
7 1 (0.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 966 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 755 (78.16%) CCNP
3 259 (26.81%) CCNA
4 93 (9.63%) CCDP
5 83 (8.59%) Degree
6 78 (8.07%) CCSP
7 73 (7.56%) CCSE
8 71 (7.35%) CCIP
9 50 (5.18%) CCSA
10 45 (4.66%) CISSP
11 39 (4.04%) CCNP Voice
11 39 (4.04%) JNCIE
12 35 (3.62%) CCDA
13 33 (3.42%) JNCIS
14 29 (3.00%) Security Cleared
15 28 (2.90%) JNCIA
16 26 (2.69%) JNCIP
17 24 (2.48%) SC Cleared
18 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
19 19 (1.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.21%) SLA
2 21 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.83%) GPG13
5 1 (0.10%) COBIT
5 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.10%) GDPR
5 1 (0.10%) ISO27005
System Software
1 58 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (3.93%) ProxySG
3 37 (3.83%) Active Directory
4 31 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) vCloud
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (4.87%) Cisco UCCE
2 45 (4.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 39 (4.04%) FortiGate
4 33 (3.42%) Cisco UCCX
5 29 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
6 24 (2.48%) Nagios
7 11 (1.14%) SCOM
8 10 (1.04%) Cacti
9 8 (0.83%) OpenView
9 8 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.52%) Puppet
11 4 (0.41%) vRealize
12 3 (0.31%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.10%) Cisco LMS
13 1 (0.10%) CSIRT
13 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
13 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.10%) OpenNMS
13 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.10%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 857 (88.72%) Cisco
2 318 (32.92%) CheckPoint
2 318 (32.92%) Juniper
3 226 (23.40%) Palo Alto
4 220 (22.77%) F5
5 106 (10.97%) Microsoft
6 98 (10.14%) Riverbed
7 94 (9.73%) Fortinet
8 71 (7.35%) VMware
9 68 (7.04%) Blue Coat
10 58 (6.00%) SolarWinds
11 57 (5.90%) HP
12 47 (4.87%) Citrix
13 40 (4.14%) Avaya
14 39 (4.04%) Sourcefire
15 32 (3.31%) Intel Security
16 24 (2.48%) TippingPoint
17 23 (2.38%) Meraki
18 22 (2.28%) Imperva
18 22 (2.28%) Proofpoint
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £80k basic + excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Camberley
IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Camberley
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago