The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 169 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Contract jobs citing CCSP 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.019% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £500 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.75 -
% change year-on-year
+30.84% -
CCSP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
608 798 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 15.05% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 576 630
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £44.12 £31.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CCSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) CCSE
4 4 (57.14%) DMZ
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) Network Management
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) OSPF
5 3 (42.86%) BGP
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
6 2 (28.57%) UMTS
6 2 (28.57%) CCIE
6 2 (28.57%) 3G
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) DMZ
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) UMTS
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) IPv4
6 1 (14.29%) IPv6
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) VMware