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

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 465 473
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8  
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 420 594 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 2.09% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 322 510 428
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,375 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% -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 21325 28380 30995
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.73% 27.28% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16767 22842 24281
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 April 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 April 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 -22 416 £60,000 - 39
London +34 194 £65,000 +8.33% 20
South East -1 114 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Berkshire -23 44 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East of England +11 35 £60,000 +5.72% 4
West Midlands +43 31 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Reading -14 29 £57,500 -4.16%
Surrey +37 23 £63,000 -3.07%
City of London +18 23 £70,000 +3.70% 6
North West -7 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Manchester +5 18 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Yorkshire -5 14 £55,000 -
East Midlands +16 13 £50,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £65,000 +13.04%
Birmingham +31 12 £55,000 -15.38%
Cambridge -3 11 £65,000 +13.04%
East Sussex - 11 £40,000 -
Brighton - 10 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 10 £65,000 -
Newbury +23 9 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £73,750 +7.27% 1
Essex +9 9 £33,000 -51.11%
Redhill - 9 £63,000 -
Bedfordshire +22 8 £62,500 -3.84% 1
South West +21 8 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Kent +19 8 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Oxfordshire +9 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Hampshire +2 8 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -1 8 £50,000 +1.01% 2
Worcester -2 8 £47,500 -2.56%

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 927 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 811 (87.49%) Cisco
3 737 (79.50%) CCNP
4 494 (53.29%) Firewall
5 335 (36.14%) WAN
6 313 (33.76%) Juniper
7 308 (33.23%) Data Centre
8 306 (33.01%) CheckPoint
9 277 (29.88%) MPLS
10 274 (29.56%) BGP
11 261 (28.16%) LAN
12 250 (26.97%) VPN
13 248 (26.75%) OSPF
14 244 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 235 (25.35%) CCNA
16 229 (24.70%) Palo Alto
17 223 (24.06%) F5
18 216 (23.30%) Finance
19 210 (22.65%) Wireless
20 204 (22.01%) Network Security
21 198 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
22 187 (20.17%) Network Design
23 160 (17.26%) Presales
24 143 (15.43%) DNS
25 128 (13.81%) VoIP
26 118 (12.73%) DHCP
27 112 (12.08%) TCP/IP
28 111 (11.97%) Microsoft
29 109 (11.76%) EIGRP
30 103 (11.11%) Windows

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 23 (2.48%) Skype for Business
2 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (0.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (0.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.32%) IIS
5 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.11%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) JBoss
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 51 (5.50%) MS Visio
2 46 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 32 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.70%) SaaS
4 17 (1.83%) Office 365
5 13 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.40%) IaaS
5 13 (1.40%) PaaS
6 5 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.22%) Akamai
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 494 (53.29%) Firewall
2 335 (36.14%) WAN
3 277 (29.88%) MPLS
4 274 (29.56%) BGP
5 261 (28.16%) LAN
6 250 (26.97%) VPN
7 248 (26.75%) OSPF
8 244 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 210 (22.65%) Wireless
10 204 (22.01%) Network Security
11 198 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
12 143 (15.43%) DNS
13 128 (13.81%) VoIP
14 118 (12.73%) DHCP
15 112 (12.08%) TCP/IP
16 109 (11.76%) EIGRP
17 99 (10.68%) Cisco IOS
18 74 (7.98%) VLAN
19 70 (7.55%) Internet
20 58 (6.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.83%) Big Data
2 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 216 (23.30%) Finance
2 90 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 72 (7.77%) Banking
4 43 (4.64%) Retail
5 33 (3.56%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.19%) Marketing
8 9 (0.97%) Law
9 8 (0.86%) French Language
9 8 (0.86%) Italian Language
10 6 (0.65%) Legal
11 3 (0.32%) Advertising
11 3 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.11%) Automotive
12 1 (0.11%) International Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 472 (50.92%) Network Engineer
2 231 (24.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 174 (18.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 154 (16.61%) Architect
5 151 (16.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 125 (13.48%) Consultant
7 100 (10.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 97 (10.46%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 86 (9.28%) Network Architect
10 73 (7.87%) Network Consultant
11 69 (7.44%) Security Engineer
12 63 (6.80%) Support Engineer
13 59 (6.36%) Network Support
14 58 (6.26%) Network Support Engineer
15 51 (5.50%) Security Consultant
16 47 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
17 46 (4.96%) Juniper Engineer
18 42 (4.53%) Senior Consultant
19 41 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
20 37 (3.99%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.56%) 802.1X
2 26 (2.80%) XMPP
3 13 (1.40%) Web Services
4 9 (0.97%) CSS
5 5 (0.54%) REST
6 2 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.22%) HTML
6 2 (0.22%) HTML5
7 1 (0.11%) .NET
7 1 (0.11%) JAXB
7 1 (0.11%) jQuery
7 1 (0.11%) JSP
7 1 (0.11%) JSTL
7 1 (0.11%) OAuth
7 1 (0.11%) OpenID
7 1 (0.11%) POJO
7 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 308 (33.23%) Data Centre
2 43 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.78%) Computer Science
4 27 (2.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 22 (2.37%) Hedge funds
6 17 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (0.86%) FlexPod
9 6 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.65%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.54%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.32%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.22%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.22%) Eurex
13 2 (0.22%) Replication
13 2 (0.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (11.11%) Windows
2 59 (6.36%) Linux
3 48 (5.18%) Windows Server
4 40 (4.31%) Unix
5 11 (1.19%) Solaris
5 11 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.32%) VMS
7 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (20.17%) Network Design
2 160 (17.26%) Presales
3 101 (10.90%) Network Management
4 91 (9.82%) ITIL
5 85 (9.17%) High Availability
6 68 (7.34%) Load Balancing
7 65 (7.01%) Project Management
8 64 (6.90%) Network Architecture
9 58 (6.26%) Network Monitoring
10 49 (5.29%) Migration
11 42 (4.53%) Information Security
12 40 (4.31%) Mentoring
13 34 (3.67%) Capacity Management
13 34 (3.67%) Change Control
14 33 (3.56%) Security Management
15 31 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
15 31 (3.34%) Risk Management
16 29 (3.13%) Content Management
17 27 (2.91%) Security Operations
17 27 (2.91%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (4.42%) Python
2 23 (2.48%) Perl
3 11 (1.19%) C
4 8 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 5 (0.54%) SQL
7 4 (0.43%) C++
7 4 (0.43%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.43%) VB
8 2 (0.22%) Java
9 1 (0.11%) C#
9 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 927 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 737 (79.50%) CCNP
3 235 (25.35%) CCNA
4 83 (8.95%) CCSP
5 82 (8.85%) Degree
6 81 (8.74%) CCDP
7 80 (8.63%) CCSE
8 58 (6.26%) CCIP
9 51 (5.50%) CCSA
10 45 (4.85%) CISSP
10 45 (4.85%) JNCIE
11 43 (4.64%) CCNP Voice
12 39 (4.21%) JNCIS
13 33 (3.56%) Security Cleared
14 32 (3.45%) JNCIA
15 28 (3.02%) CCDA
15 28 (3.02%) SC Cleared
16 26 (2.80%) JNCIP
17 25 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (2.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.99%) SLA
2 17 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.97%) GPG13
4 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.11%) ISO27005
System Software
1 63 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (4.64%) ProxySG
3 42 (4.53%) Active Directory
4 29 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.22%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) Snort
7 1 (0.11%) UAG
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (4.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 38 (4.10%) Cisco UCCE
2 38 (4.10%) FortiGate
3 32 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 26 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
5 22 (2.37%) Nagios
6 13 (1.40%) Cacti
6 13 (1.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (1.19%) OpenView
8 10 (1.08%) SCOM
9 5 (0.54%) Puppet
10 4 (0.43%) vRealize
11 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.22%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.22%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco LMS
12 1 (0.11%) CSIRT
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.11%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 811 (87.49%) Cisco
2 313 (33.76%) Juniper
3 306 (33.01%) CheckPoint
4 229 (24.70%) Palo Alto
5 223 (24.06%) F5
6 111 (11.97%) Microsoft
7 98 (10.57%) Riverbed
8 94 (10.14%) Fortinet
9 82 (8.85%) VMware
10 70 (7.55%) Blue Coat
11 62 (6.69%) HP
12 57 (6.15%) SolarWinds
13 48 (5.18%) Citrix
14 46 (4.96%) Sourcefire
15 41 (4.42%) Avaya
16 36 (3.88%) Intel Security
17 29 (3.13%) TippingPoint
18 27 (2.91%) Imperva
18 27 (2.91%) Proofpoint
19 25 (2.70%) Meraki
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