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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
UK / England
Rank 534 592 554
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -38
Contract jobs citing CCSP 33 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.026% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 12
Median daily rate £525 £572 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.22% +34.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £433 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £688 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8249 9777 9425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.02% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5997 5586
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 452 431
Median hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
London +15 14 £438 -23.91% 1
North West - 9 - -
South East +17 6 £550 - 1
Yorkshire +16 3 £700 +75.00%
East of England 0 1 £375 - 1
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (68.42%) Firewall
3 38 (66.67%) Network Security
4 32 (56.14%) Cisco
5 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
6 25 (43.86%) Palo Alto
7 23 (40.35%) CCNP
8 22 (38.60%) Juniper
8 22 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (36.84%) ITIL
10 20 (35.09%) CCIE
10 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (29.82%) CISSP
12 16 (28.07%) CCSE
12 16 (28.07%) PCI DSS
13 15 (26.32%) MPLS
14 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
14 13 (22.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (22.81%) Finance
15 12 (21.05%) Change Management
16 11 (19.30%) Wireless
17 10 (17.54%) Service Management
17 10 (17.54%) CISM
17 10 (17.54%) Information Security
17 10 (17.54%) VPN
17 10 (17.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
17 10 (17.54%) Fortinet
17 10 (17.54%) Degree
18 9 (15.79%) F5

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) PaaS
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) Firewall
2 38 (66.67%) Network Security
3 22 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (26.32%) MPLS
5 13 (22.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (19.30%) Wireless
7 10 (17.54%) VPN
8 6 (10.53%) BGP
8 6 (10.53%) OSPF
9 5 (8.77%) 3G
9 5 (8.77%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (8.77%) VLAN
10 4 (7.02%) DNS
10 4 (7.02%) LAN
10 4 (7.02%) WAN
11 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (5.26%) SSL
11 3 (5.26%) UMTS
11 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.51%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Star Schema
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) AppScan
1 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.75%) GDB
1 1 (1.75%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Network Engineer
2 25 (43.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 25 (43.86%) Security Engineer
3 14 (24.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Design Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Security Specialist
7 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Security Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.51%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) CGI
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) CESG
2 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Change Management
3 10 (17.54%) Information Security
3 10 (17.54%) Service Management
4 7 (12.28%) Network Architecture
4 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.77%) Service Design
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.02%) eTOM
7 4 (7.02%) Security Management
7 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.02%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.26%) ITSM
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Network Management
8 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) C++
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (40.35%) CCNP
3 20 (35.09%) CCIE
4 17 (29.82%) CISSP
5 16 (28.07%) CCSE
6 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
7 10 (17.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 10 (17.54%) CISM
7 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.28%) JNCIP
9 5 (8.77%) JNCIE
10 4 (7.02%) CCMSE
10 4 (7.02%) CCNA
10 4 (7.02%) CCSA
11 3 (5.26%) CCDP
12 2 (3.51%) CCIP
12 2 (3.51%) MCP
12 2 (3.51%) MCSA
12 2 (3.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (28.07%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.02%) COBIT
4 3 (5.26%) ISO22301
5 2 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.51%) JSP 440
5 2 (3.51%) SLA
6 1 (1.75%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) vCloud
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.75%) Core Impact
3 1 (1.75%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (1.75%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.75%) Nmap
3 1 (1.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco
2 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
3 25 (43.86%) Palo Alto
4 22 (38.60%) Juniper
5 10 (17.54%) Fortinet
6 9 (15.79%) F5
7 7 (12.28%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.28%) FireEye
7 7 (12.28%) TippingPoint
8 6 (10.53%) Aruba
8 6 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (10.53%) Samsung
9 3 (5.26%) Nortel
10 2 (3.51%) Brocade
10 2 (3.51%) Meraki
10 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.51%) Remedy
11 1 (1.75%) Citrix
11 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.75%) VMware