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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 462 459 457
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 450 622 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 2.15% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 335 517 434
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 £71,500
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 21176 28957 29482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.79% 27.74% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16691 23223 23131
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 £72,500 £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 29 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 29 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 -14 445 £57,500 -4.16% 25
London +18 196 £60,000 -1.63% 11
South East +12 139 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Berkshire -13 47 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands +46 39 £47,500 -11.62% 1
East of England +18 38 £60,000 -6.61%
Surrey +28 26 £63,000 -3.07% 2
Reading -13 24 £57,500 -4.16% 2
East Sussex - 22 £37,500 -
North West +3 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Brighton - 21 £35,000 -
Manchester -12 19 £52,500 -6.66% 3
Birmingham +33 17 £55,000 -15.38%
Yorkshire -1 14 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +18 13 £65,000 +13.04%
Hampshire +8 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +1 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Newbury +20 11 £55,000 -
Cambridge +8 11 £65,000 +13.04%
Essex +23 10 £33,000 -51.11%
Bracknell +20 10 £50,000 -11.50%
East Midlands +8 10 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Camberley +26 9 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +16 9 £52,500 -19.23%
Hereford -6 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Herefordshire -12 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Redhill - 9 £63,000 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 9 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 967 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 860 (88.93%) Cisco
3 757 (78.28%) CCNP
4 499 (51.60%) Firewall
5 339 (35.06%) WAN
6 319 (32.99%) Juniper
6 319 (32.99%) CheckPoint
7 301 (31.13%) Data Centre
8 283 (29.27%) MPLS
9 280 (28.96%) BGP
10 271 (28.02%) LAN
11 256 (26.47%) CCNA
12 254 (26.27%) OSPF
13 247 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 244 (25.23%) VPN
15 226 (23.37%) F5
15 226 (23.37%) Palo Alto
16 222 (22.96%) Wireless
17 216 (22.34%) Network Security
18 207 (21.41%) Finance
19 204 (21.10%) Cisco ASA
20 196 (20.27%) Network Design
21 175 (18.10%) Presales
22 156 (16.13%) DNS
23 138 (14.27%) VoIP
24 123 (12.72%) TCP/IP
25 118 (12.20%) DHCP
26 111 (11.48%) Network Management
27 109 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
28 105 (10.86%) Microsoft

CCIE
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 29 (3.00%) Skype for Business
2 18 (1.86%) 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 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 41 (4.24%) MS Office
4 29 (3.00%) 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 (3.41%) SaaS
4 25 (2.59%) IaaS
5 24 (2.48%) PaaS
6 22 (2.28%) Office 365
7 14 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.21%) Akamai
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 499 (51.60%) Firewall
2 339 (35.06%) WAN
3 283 (29.27%) MPLS
4 280 (28.96%) BGP
5 271 (28.02%) LAN
6 254 (26.27%) OSPF
7 247 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 244 (25.23%) VPN
9 222 (22.96%) Wireless
10 216 (22.34%) Network Security
11 204 (21.10%) Cisco ASA
12 156 (16.13%) DNS
13 138 (14.27%) VoIP
14 123 (12.72%) TCP/IP
15 118 (12.20%) DHCP
16 109 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
17 104 (10.75%) EIGRP
18 77 (7.96%) VLAN
19 70 (7.24%) Internet
20 63 (6.51%) 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 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 207 (21.41%) Finance
2 94 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 65 (6.72%) Banking
4 46 (4.76%) Retail
5 30 (3.10%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.34%) Marketing
6 13 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (0.83%) French Language
7 8 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 8 (0.83%) Italian Language
8 6 (0.62%) Law
9 3 (0.31%) Legal
10 2 (0.21%) Advertising
10 2 (0.21%) Back Office
10 2 (0.21%) Billing
10 2 (0.21%) Electronics
10 2 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.10%) International Banking
11 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 484 (50.05%) Network Engineer
2 210 (21.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 169 (17.48%) Architect
4 168 (17.37%) Cisco Engineer
5 144 (14.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 139 (14.37%) Consultant
7 93 (9.62%) Network Architect
8 86 (8.89%) Network Consultant
9 84 (8.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 81 (8.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 74 (7.65%) Security Engineer
12 60 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
13 53 (5.48%) Security Consultant
13 53 (5.48%) Support Engineer
14 50 (5.17%) Network Support
15 49 (5.07%) Network Security Engineer
15 49 (5.07%) Network Support Engineer
16 43 (4.45%) Lead Network Engineer
17 41 (4.24%) Juniper Engineer
18 40 (4.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.62%) 802.1X
2 31 (3.21%) XMPP
3 15 (1.55%) Web Services
4 8 (0.83%) CSS
5 5 (0.52%) REST
6 4 (0.41%) .NET
7 2 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.21%) HTML
7 2 (0.21%) HTML5
8 1 (0.10%) JAXB
8 1 (0.10%) jQuery
8 1 (0.10%) JSP
8 1 (0.10%) JSTL
8 1 (0.10%) OAuth
8 1 (0.10%) OpenID
8 1 (0.10%) POJO
8 1 (0.10%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 301 (31.13%) Data Centre
2 51 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 22 (2.28%) Hedge funds
6 16 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (0.83%) FlexPod
10 7 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.62%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 6 (0.62%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.41%) iPad
12 4 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.31%) Clustering
13 3 (0.31%) Eurex
13 3 (0.31%) Replication
13 3 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (10.03%) Windows
2 52 (5.38%) Linux
3 43 (4.45%) Windows Server
4 39 (4.03%) Unix
5 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.83%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) VMS
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (20.27%) Network Design
2 175 (18.10%) Presales
3 111 (11.48%) Network Management
4 95 (9.82%) ITIL
5 83 (8.58%) High Availability
6 71 (7.34%) Network Architecture
6 71 (7.34%) Project Management
7 68 (7.03%) Load Balancing
8 60 (6.20%) Network Monitoring
9 59 (6.10%) Migration
10 43 (4.45%) Mentoring
11 41 (4.24%) Information Security
12 32 (3.31%) Network Planning
13 30 (3.10%) Capacity Management
13 30 (3.10%) Change Control
13 30 (3.10%) Problem Management
14 29 (3.00%) Security Management
15 27 (2.79%) Risk Management
16 24 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
16 24 (2.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (3.72%) Python
2 17 (1.76%) Perl
3 15 (1.55%) C
4 6 (0.62%) Bash Shell
4 6 (0.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (0.52%) SQL
6 4 (0.41%) C++
6 4 (0.41%) Java
6 4 (0.41%) VB
7 2 (0.21%) PHP
7 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.10%) C#
8 1 (0.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 967 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 757 (78.28%) CCNP
3 256 (26.47%) CCNA
4 92 (9.51%) CCDP
5 81 (8.38%) CCSP
5 81 (8.38%) Degree
6 75 (7.76%) CCSE
7 70 (7.24%) CCIP
8 51 (5.27%) CCSA
9 43 (4.45%) CISSP
10 40 (4.14%) CCNP Voice
10 40 (4.14%) JNCIE
11 35 (3.62%) CCDA
12 33 (3.41%) JNCIS
13 31 (3.21%) Security Cleared
14 29 (3.00%) JNCIA
15 26 (2.69%) JNCIP
15 26 (2.69%) SC Cleared
16 23 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (2.07%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.31%) SLA
2 20 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.83%) GPG13
5 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.10%) GDPR
5 1 (0.10%) ISO27005
System Software
1 60 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.03%) ProxySG
3 38 (3.93%) Active Directory
4 31 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.21%) vCloud
7 1 (0.10%) Firmware
7 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 45 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 39 (4.03%) FortiGate
4 33 (3.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 29 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (2.38%) Nagios
7 11 (1.14%) SCOM
8 10 (1.03%) 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 2 (0.21%) SmoothWall
14 1 (0.10%) Cisco LMS
14 1 (0.10%) CSIRT
14 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.10%) OpenNMS
14 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 860 (88.93%) Cisco
2 319 (32.99%) CheckPoint
2 319 (32.99%) Juniper
3 226 (23.37%) F5
3 226 (23.37%) Palo Alto
4 105 (10.86%) Microsoft
5 99 (10.24%) Riverbed
6 97 (10.03%) Fortinet
7 75 (7.76%) VMware
8 69 (7.14%) Blue Coat
9 60 (6.20%) HP
10 57 (5.89%) SolarWinds
11 48 (4.96%) Citrix
12 42 (4.34%) Avaya
13 41 (4.24%) Sourcefire
14 33 (3.41%) Intel Security
15 25 (2.59%) TippingPoint
16 23 (2.38%) Imperva
16 23 (2.38%) Meraki
16 23 (2.38%) Proofpoint
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Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus and substantial benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Hereford, Herefordshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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West Malling
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
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London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Camberley
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Salary: £65000 - £500000 per annum
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Ampersand Consulting
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UK
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