The first table below looks at the demand for CCSP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank - 198 219
Contract jobs citing CCSP 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.047% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
-12.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1170 996 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.14% 15.66% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 645 643
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £42.46 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +123.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £135.00 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
CCSP
London

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCSP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSP across the City of London region.

CCSP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CCSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the City of London region.

CCSP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CCSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CCSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Radware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle