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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 687 549 272
Rank change year-on-year -138 -277 -87
Permanent jobs citing CCIE 186 49 38
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.24% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 0.74% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 174 43 29
10th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £67,000
25th Percentile £67,500 £55,625 £71,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £65,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.92% -16.13% +3.33%
75th Percentile £93,438 £71,875 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,500 -
UK median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -3.57%

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 permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,322 6,596 1,423
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.14% 18.08% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,148 4,479 1,110
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,611 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.57% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £73,438
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

CCIE
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CCIE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CCIE trend for jobs with a WFH option

CCIE
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CCIE.

CCIE salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

CCIE
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CCIE over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

CCIE salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, CCIE job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for CCIE.

1 186 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (72.04%) Cisco
3 116 (62.37%) Firewall
4 89 (47.85%) WAN
5 88 (47.31%) CCNP
6 75 (40.32%) Fortinet
6 75 (40.32%) Data Centre
7 72 (38.71%) LAN
8 71 (38.17%) BGP
9 68 (36.56%) MPLS
9 68 (36.56%) Presales
10 60 (32.26%) CheckPoint
11 59 (31.72%) F5
12 55 (29.57%) Palo Alto
12 55 (29.57%) Juniper
13 49 (26.34%) Network Design
14 48 (25.81%) VPN
15 46 (24.73%) AWS
16 45 (24.19%) Network Virtualisation
17 43 (23.12%) Python
18 42 (22.58%) Azure
19 41 (22.04%) Degree
20 39 (20.97%) OSPF
21 36 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
22 34 (18.28%) Network Security
22 34 (18.28%) Load Balancing
22 34 (18.28%) ITIL
23 33 (17.74%) Security Cleared
24 31 (16.67%) SC Cleared
24 31 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

CCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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:

Applications
1 6 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.73%) AWS
2 42 (22.58%) Azure
3 10 (5.38%) GCP
4 5 (2.69%) AWS Direct Connect
5 4 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.15%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 116 (62.37%) Firewall
2 89 (47.85%) WAN
3 72 (38.71%) LAN
4 71 (38.17%) BGP
5 68 (36.56%) MPLS
6 48 (25.81%) VPN
7 39 (20.97%) OSPF
8 36 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (18.28%) Network Security
10 31 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 31 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 25 (13.44%) Cisco ISE
11 25 (13.44%) SD-WAN
12 24 (12.90%) IPv6
12 24 (12.90%) Multicast
12 24 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (12.37%) Wireless
14 21 (11.29%) DNS
15 18 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (9.68%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 16 (8.60%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (16.67%) Documentation Skills
2 23 (12.37%) Social Skills
3 21 (11.29%) Finance
4 17 (9.14%) Presentation Skills
5 10 (5.38%) Games
6 6 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.15%) Advertising
8 3 (1.61%) Back Office
8 3 (1.61%) Law
8 3 (1.61%) Military
9 2 (1.08%) Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Retail
10 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (39.78%) Architect
2 69 (37.10%) Network Architect
3 68 (36.56%) Network Engineer
4 41 (22.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (9.68%) Network Manager
6 16 (8.60%) Design Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) Network Design Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) Principal Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) Principal Network Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) Senior Design Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 15 (8.06%) Cisco Architect
7 15 (8.06%) Consultant
8 12 (6.45%) Network Consultant
8 12 (6.45%) Network Operations Manager
8 12 (6.45%) Operations Manager
8 12 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.91%) Cisco Network Architect
9 11 (5.91%) Principal Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.60%) JSON
1 16 (8.60%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.54%) Jinja
2 1 (0.54%) XMPP
2 1 (0.54%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (40.32%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.69%) PKI
4 5 (2.69%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.15%) IVR
6 3 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.76%) Linux
2 5 (2.69%) Windows
3 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.56%) Presales
2 49 (26.34%) Network Design
3 45 (24.19%) Network Virtualisation
4 34 (18.28%) ITIL
4 34 (18.28%) Load Balancing
5 31 (16.67%) Migration
6 24 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
7 22 (11.83%) Requirements Gathering
8 21 (11.29%) Agile
9 20 (10.75%) Network Architecture
10 19 (10.22%) DevOps
11 18 (9.68%) Business Case
12 16 (8.60%) Configuration Management
12 16 (8.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (5.91%) Network Management
13 11 (5.91%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.84%) Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (4.84%) Project Delivery
15 8 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.12%) Python
2 3 (1.61%) Bash
3 2 (1.08%) Perl
3 2 (1.08%) PHP
4 1 (0.54%) C
4 1 (0.54%) C++
4 1 (0.54%) Go
4 1 (0.54%) Rust
Qualifications
1 186 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (47.31%) CCNP
3 41 (22.04%) Degree
4 33 (17.74%) Security Cleared
5 31 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 27 (14.52%) CCNA
7 18 (9.68%) CCDP
8 13 (6.99%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 13 (6.99%) JNCIP
9 12 (6.45%) CCVP
10 7 (3.76%) CCDE
11 6 (3.23%) JNCIE
11 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.15%) CCIE Service Provider
12 4 (2.15%) CISSP
12 4 (2.15%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.15%) MCSM
13 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.98%) SLA
2 4 (2.15%) PMO
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) NCSC
System Software
1 21 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.60%) VMware NSX
3 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (12.37%) Ansible
1 23 (12.37%) FortiGate
2 18 (9.68%) Nagios
3 3 (1.61%) Terraform
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 134 (72.04%) Cisco
2 75 (40.32%) Fortinet
3 60 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 59 (31.72%) F5
5 55 (29.57%) Juniper
5 55 (29.57%) Palo Alto
6 25 (13.44%) SolarWinds
7 21 (11.29%) VMware
8 16 (8.60%) Arista
9 15 (8.06%) Aruba
9 15 (8.06%) Citrix
10 11 (5.91%) Meraki
11 9 (4.84%) Nokia
12 8 (4.30%) Dell
13 6 (3.23%) ServiceNow
14 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
14 5 (2.69%) Riverbed
15 4 (2.15%) Remedy
15 4 (2.15%) Zscaler
16 3 (1.61%) Infoblox