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

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 518 492
Rank change year-on-year +16 -26  
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 424 454 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% 1.73% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 337 364 430
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

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 21959 26250 30481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.64% 26.69% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17118 21208 24166
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +27 406 £60,000 - 41
London +19 182 £65,000 +4.00% 17
South East +31 119 £57,500 -4.16% 12
North West -8 46 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Berkshire +13 44 £62,500 +4.16% 2
City of London +37 36 £70,000 +19.14% 3
Reading +15 30 £65,000 +8.33%
Manchester +9 29 £58,500 +42.68% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 21 £67,500 -8.47% 5
West Midlands 0 19 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Oxfordshire +35 18 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Scotland +17 16 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Yorkshire -6 16 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Cheshire -20 15 £45,000 - 2
South West +23 14 £62,500 +81.15%
Hampshire +7 13 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Glasgow +22 12 £57,500 -
Surrey +9 11 £67,500 +3.84%
East of England -16 11 £61,500 +11.81% 2
Kent +18 10 £47,500 -32.14% 2
West Malling +15 8 £47,500 -36.66% 2
North Yorkshire +13 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Oxford - 8 £55,000 -
Redhill - 8 £67,500 -
Devon - 8 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £56,250 - 2
Birmingham +7 6 £55,000 -18.51% 1
West Yorkshire -3 6 £55,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -16 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Milton Keynes - 6 £62,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 886 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 739 (83.41%) Cisco
3 682 (76.98%) CCNP
4 475 (53.61%) Firewall
5 336 (37.92%) WAN
6 314 (35.44%) Juniper
7 297 (33.52%) BGP
8 287 (32.39%) MPLS
9 267 (30.14%) OSPF
10 265 (29.91%) Data Centre
11 252 (28.44%) CheckPoint
12 246 (27.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 241 (27.20%) VPN
14 238 (26.86%) F5
15 235 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
16 220 (24.83%) Palo Alto
17 216 (24.38%) LAN
18 199 (22.46%) Network Design
19 193 (21.78%) Finance
20 185 (20.88%) Wireless
21 182 (20.54%) CCNA
22 147 (16.59%) Network Security
23 133 (15.01%) Presales
24 124 (14.00%) VoIP
25 119 (13.43%) DNS
26 117 (13.21%) Microsoft
27 115 (12.98%) TCP/IP
28 109 (12.30%) ITIL
29 107 (12.08%) Telecoms
30 102 (11.51%) Load Balancing

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 11 (1.24%) Skype for Business
2 5 (0.56%) IIS
3 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.34%) JBoss
4 3 (0.34%) WildFly
5 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.11%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 40 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (4.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 25 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.58%) IaaS
3 14 (1.58%) PaaS
3 14 (1.58%) SaaS
4 9 (1.02%) Office 365
5 6 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.34%) Akamai
8 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 475 (53.61%) Firewall
2 336 (37.92%) WAN
3 297 (33.52%) BGP
4 287 (32.39%) MPLS
5 267 (30.14%) OSPF
6 246 (27.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 241 (27.20%) VPN
8 235 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
9 216 (24.38%) LAN
10 185 (20.88%) Wireless
11 147 (16.59%) Network Security
12 124 (14.00%) VoIP
13 119 (13.43%) DNS
14 115 (12.98%) TCP/IP
15 98 (11.06%) EIGRP
16 86 (9.71%) DHCP
16 86 (9.71%) VLAN
17 76 (8.58%) IPsec
18 73 (8.24%) Cisco IOS
19 66 (7.45%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (0.34%) Big Data
3 2 (0.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 193 (21.78%) Finance
2 107 (12.08%) Telecoms
3 68 (7.67%) Banking
4 43 (4.85%) Retail
5 34 (3.84%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.26%) Digital Economy
7 18 (2.03%) Legal
8 16 (1.81%) Law
9 12 (1.35%) Marketing
10 9 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.79%) Advertising
11 7 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.34%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) International Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 487 (54.97%) Network Engineer
2 249 (28.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 187 (21.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 164 (18.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 150 (16.93%) Architect
6 121 (13.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 116 (13.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 107 (12.08%) Consultant
9 98 (11.06%) Network Architect
10 66 (7.45%) Support Engineer
11 63 (7.11%) Network Support
12 61 (6.88%) IP Engineer
13 60 (6.77%) Network Support Engineer
14 51 (5.76%) Juniper Engineer
15 50 (5.64%) IP Network Engineer
16 48 (5.42%) Network Consultant
17 47 (5.30%) Senior Consultant
18 46 (5.19%) Design Engineer
19 45 (5.08%) IP Design Engineer
20 44 (4.97%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.50%) 802.1X
2 19 (2.14%) XMPP
3 16 (1.81%) CSS
4 13 (1.47%) Web Services
5 6 (0.68%) HTML
5 6 (0.68%) HTML5
6 5 (0.56%) JSON
6 5 (0.56%) WAP
7 4 (0.45%) .NET
8 3 (0.34%) JAXB
8 3 (0.34%) jQuery
8 3 (0.34%) JSP
8 3 (0.34%) JSTL
8 3 (0.34%) POJO
8 3 (0.34%) REST
9 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 265 (29.91%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (1.47%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (0.90%) Public Cloud
10 7 (0.79%) Clustering
11 6 (0.68%) FlexPod
11 6 (0.68%) PKI
12 5 (0.56%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.45%) Replication
14 3 (0.34%) Eurex
15 2 (0.23%) Private Cloud
15 2 (0.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (10.61%) Windows
2 77 (8.69%) Linux
3 50 (5.64%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.95%) Unix
5 13 (1.47%) Solaris
6 8 (0.90%) VMS
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (22.46%) Network Design
2 133 (15.01%) Presales
3 109 (12.30%) ITIL
4 102 (11.51%) Load Balancing
5 90 (10.16%) High Availability
6 74 (8.35%) Network Management
7 51 (5.76%) Project Management
8 49 (5.53%) Network Architecture
9 45 (5.08%) Customer Requirements
10 43 (4.85%) Migration
11 40 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
12 35 (3.95%) Information Security
13 32 (3.61%) Mentoring
14 31 (3.50%) Change Control
15 30 (3.39%) Statistics
16 29 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
16 29 (3.27%) Low Latency
17 27 (3.05%) Validation
18 26 (2.93%) Change Management
18 26 (2.93%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (6.32%) Python
2 36 (4.06%) Perl
3 24 (2.71%) Bash Shell
4 12 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.13%) C
6 8 (0.90%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.68%) SQL
8 4 (0.45%) C++
8 4 (0.45%) Java
8 4 (0.45%) VB
9 3 (0.34%) C#
10 1 (0.11%) Erlang
10 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 886 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 682 (76.98%) CCNP
3 182 (20.54%) CCNA
4 82 (9.26%) Degree
5 74 (8.35%) CCSE
6 56 (6.32%) JNCIE
7 54 (6.09%) CCDP
8 51 (5.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 45 (5.08%) CCIE Service Provider
9 45 (5.08%) CCSP
9 45 (5.08%) CISSP
10 43 (4.85%) CCNP Voice
11 40 (4.51%) CCSA
12 39 (4.40%) JNCIS
13 38 (4.29%) Security Cleared
14 37 (4.18%) CCIE Security
15 34 (3.84%) SC Cleared
16 30 (3.39%) MCSE
16 30 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
17 28 (3.16%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.61%) SLA
2 9 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.79%) COBIT
4 6 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (0.68%) GDPR
5 5 (0.56%) GPG13
5 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 73 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.42%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.27%) ProxySG
4 16 (1.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.34%) vCloud
6 3 (0.34%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) Snort
8 1 (0.11%) UAG
8 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (5.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 51 (5.76%) FortiGate
3 31 (3.50%) Cisco UCCE
4 29 (3.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 19 (2.14%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (1.92%) Nagios
7 16 (1.81%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (1.58%) Cacti
8 14 (1.58%) OpenView
9 11 (1.24%) SCOM
10 5 (0.56%) Puppet
11 4 (0.45%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.45%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.45%) vRealize
12 2 (0.23%) Ansible
12 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.23%) Terraform
13 1 (0.11%) Cisco LMS
13 1 (0.11%) SmoothWall
13 1 (0.11%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 739 (83.41%) Cisco
2 314 (35.44%) Juniper
3 252 (28.44%) CheckPoint
4 238 (26.86%) F5
5 220 (24.83%) Palo Alto
6 117 (13.21%) Microsoft
7 93 (10.50%) VMware
8 79 (8.92%) Riverbed
9 75 (8.47%) Fortinet
10 64 (7.22%) HP
11 55 (6.21%) Blue Coat
12 50 (5.64%) SolarWinds
13 46 (5.19%) Sourcefire
14 41 (4.63%) Avaya
15 37 (4.18%) Citrix
16 33 (3.72%) Meraki
17 30 (3.39%) NetApp
18 25 (2.82%) NICE Systems
19 22 (2.48%) McAfee
19 22 (2.48%) TippingPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Excellent salary plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Getronics Services UK Limited
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable- Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago