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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 583 607 574
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -33
Contract jobs citing CCSP 32 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.069% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 13
Median daily rate £475 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £291 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+159.25% -
CCSP
UK

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
10147 10225 10217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 19.66% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6271 6214 5697
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 488 427
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CCSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 18 £475 +35.71% 1
London 0 10 £360 -24.21% 2
Yorkshire +8 2 £513 +20.58%
South West - 2 £475 -
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 England region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (82.50%) Cisco
3 22 (55.00%) CISSP
3 22 (55.00%) CheckPoint
4 21 (52.50%) CCNP
5 19 (47.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (45.00%) CISM
7 15 (37.50%) Information Security
7 15 (37.50%) Network Security
8 14 (35.00%) Degree
9 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
9 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
9 13 (32.50%) Firewall
10 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
11 11 (27.50%) Security Management
11 11 (27.50%) VPN
11 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 10 (25.00%) ISMS
12 10 (25.00%) WAN
12 10 (25.00%) ITIL
12 10 (25.00%) CCIE
12 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 10 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
13 9 (22.50%) CCDP
13 9 (22.50%) Information Assurance
13 9 (22.50%) Information Security Management
13 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (20.00%) Network Management

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Network Security
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (27.50%) VPN
4 10 (25.00%) WAN
5 9 (22.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (20.00%) LAN
7 7 (17.50%) BGP
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (15.00%) MPLS
8 6 (15.00%) OSPF
8 6 (15.00%) Wireless
9 5 (12.50%) 3G
9 5 (12.50%) VLAN
10 4 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (10.00%) DMZ
10 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.50%) SSL
11 3 (7.50%) TACACS
11 3 (7.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Star Schema
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) AppScan
1 1 (2.50%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.50%) GDB
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Hudson
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Legal
4 4 (10.00%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
1 13 (32.50%) Network Engineer
1 13 (32.50%) Security Consultant
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) CISSP Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Security Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) CESG
5 3 (7.50%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.50%) Fintech
6 1 (2.50%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.50%) Informatics
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
6 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) Security Management
3 10 (25.00%) ISMS
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (22.50%) Information Assurance
4 9 (22.50%) Information Security Management
4 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
5 8 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (20.00%) Network Management
6 7 (17.50%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) ITSM
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) eTOM
8 4 (10.00%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Korn
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CISSP
3 21 (52.50%) CCNP
4 18 (45.00%) CISM
5 14 (35.00%) Degree
6 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
7 10 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 10 (25.00%) CCIE
7 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (22.50%) CCDP
9 8 (20.00%) CCSE
10 5 (12.50%) JNCIE
11 2 (5.00%) CCSA
11 2 (5.00%) CISA
11 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
12 1 (2.50%) CCDE
12 1 (2.50%) CCVP
12 1 (2.50%) CEH
12 1 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (47.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
3 8 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 4 (10.00%) COBIT
5 3 (7.50%) ISO22301
6 2 (5.00%) SLA
7 1 (2.50%) HIPAA
7 1 (2.50%) QA
7 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Snort
2 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.00%) Cacti
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) Core Impact
3 1 (2.50%) Graphite
3 1 (2.50%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.50%) Nessus
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) Nmap
3 1 (2.50%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Opsview
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Salt
3 1 (2.50%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 8 (20.00%) Juniper
5 5 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) EMC
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 2 (5.00%) Meraki
7 2 (5.00%) Nortel
7 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) Aruba
8 1 (2.50%) Avaya
8 1 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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