The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 556 533 538
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing CCSP 31 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.071% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9835 9196 8310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.04% 18.63% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5949 5235 4514
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 400 455
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £44.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCSP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCSP Daily Rate Trend in England

CCSP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CCSP Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCSP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCSP Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -37 15 £350 +2.94% 4
Yorkshire - 4 £375 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £275 -
North West - 2 - -
West Midlands +7 1 £325 -40.90%
London -5 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 - -
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CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (76.92%) Cisco
3 33 (63.46%) CCNP
4 32 (61.54%) Firewall
5 28 (53.85%) Network Security
6 27 (51.92%) CheckPoint
7 24 (46.15%) Juniper
7 24 (46.15%) CISSP
8 23 (44.23%) Data Centre
9 21 (40.38%) F5
10 20 (38.46%) CCNA
11 19 (36.54%) CCSA
12 18 (34.62%) CCSE
12 18 (34.62%) VPN
12 18 (34.62%) WAN
13 17 (32.69%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (30.77%) Load Balancing
14 16 (30.77%) ITIL
14 16 (30.77%) CCDP
14 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (26.92%) CCIE
16 13 (25.00%) SSL
17 12 (23.08%) Fortinet
17 12 (23.08%) Blue Coat
18 11 (21.15%) Nokia
18 11 (21.15%) CISM
18 11 (21.15%) Kalman Filter
19 10 (19.23%) McAfee
19 10 (19.23%) LAN
19 10 (19.23%) Telecoms

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (61.54%) Firewall
2 28 (53.85%) Network Security
3 18 (34.62%) WAN
3 18 (34.62%) VPN
4 17 (32.69%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (25.00%) SSL
7 10 (19.23%) LAN
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (17.31%) NX-OS
9 6 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (11.54%) Wireless
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
10 5 (9.62%) DNS
11 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 4 (7.69%) BGP
11 4 (7.69%) EIGRP
11 4 (7.69%) Internet
11 4 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Head of Security
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) SecurID
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
1 16 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 11 (21.15%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (13.46%) Information Security
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.69%) Security Management
7 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security
7 3 (5.77%) Matrix Management
7 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.77%) SIEM
7 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.85%) Database Security
8 2 (3.85%) Network Management
8 2 (3.85%) ISMS
8 2 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (63.46%) CCNP
3 24 (46.15%) CISSP
4 20 (38.46%) CCNA
5 19 (36.54%) CCSA
6 18 (34.62%) CCSE
7 16 (30.77%) CCDP
8 14 (26.92%) CCIE
9 11 (21.15%) CISM
10 10 (19.23%) Degree
11 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.54%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (9.62%) HP ASE
13 4 (7.69%) HP MASE
13 4 (7.69%) JNCIP
13 4 (7.69%) JNCIE
13 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
14 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
15 2 (3.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (13.46%) HIPAA
3 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) ProxySG
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) Snort
4 2 (3.85%) NFS
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) UAG
5 1 (1.92%) Firmware
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco
2 27 (51.92%) CheckPoint
3 24 (46.15%) Juniper
4 21 (40.38%) F5
5 12 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 12 (23.08%) Blue Coat
6 11 (21.15%) Nokia
7 10 (19.23%) McAfee
8 8 (15.38%) TippingPoint
8 8 (15.38%) Tufin
9 7 (13.46%) Citrix
10 6 (11.54%) VMware
11 5 (9.62%) HP
12 4 (7.69%) Riverbed
13 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
13 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
13 3 (5.77%) Sun
14 2 (3.85%) IBM
14 2 (3.85%) Redback
14 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
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