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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 558 549 497
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -52
Contract jobs citing CCSP 21 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.034% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £294 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
9707 9613 7757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.19% 19.40% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5557 5573 4186
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 486 431
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

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 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 11 £400 +36.17% 1
East of England - 6 £275 -
London +5 3 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (85.37%) Cisco
3 30 (73.17%) Firewall
3 30 (73.17%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (68.29%) CheckPoint
5 25 (60.98%) CCNP
6 20 (48.78%) F5
7 18 (43.90%) CCSE
8 17 (41.46%) Network Security
8 17 (41.46%) Juniper
9 15 (36.59%) Cisco PIX
9 15 (36.59%) CCSA
10 14 (34.15%) CCIE
10 14 (34.15%) VPN
11 13 (31.71%) Load Balancing
12 12 (29.27%) OSPF
13 11 (26.83%) CISSP
13 11 (26.83%) DNS
14 10 (24.39%) CCDP
15 9 (21.95%) CCNA
16 8 (19.51%) HP
17 7 (17.07%) Check Point Certification
17 7 (17.07%) Radware
17 7 (17.07%) BIG-IP
17 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
17 7 (17.07%) Network Management
17 7 (17.07%) FWSM
17 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
18 6 (14.63%) Finance
18 6 (14.63%) Blue Coat

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Firewall
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (41.46%) Network Security
3 15 (36.59%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (34.15%) VPN
5 12 (29.27%) OSPF
6 11 (26.83%) DNS
7 7 (17.07%) BIG-IP
7 7 (17.07%) FWSM
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (14.63%) DHCP
9 5 (12.20%) VoIP
9 5 (12.20%) SNMP
9 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (12.20%) Wireless
9 5 (12.20%) IPsec
9 5 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (12.20%) tcpdump
10 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Design Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) IP Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.88%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) WAP
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) PKI
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 1 (2.44%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Network Management
3 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Information Security
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Database Security
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Security Management
6 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.88%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
1 2 (4.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (60.98%) CCNP
3 18 (43.90%) CCSE
4 15 (36.59%) CCSA
5 14 (34.15%) CCIE
6 11 (26.83%) CISSP
7 10 (24.39%) CCDP
8 9 (21.95%) CCNA
9 7 (17.07%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (12.20%) CISM
10 5 (12.20%) Degree
11 4 (9.76%) HP ASE
11 4 (9.76%) HP MASE
11 4 (9.76%) JNCIP
11 4 (9.76%) JNCIE
12 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
13 2 (4.88%) CCVP
13 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
14 1 (2.44%) CCIP
14 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) XenServer
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Firmware
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (4.88%) Nessus
1 2 (4.88%) Netcool
1 2 (4.88%) OpenView
1 2 (4.88%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Cisco
2 28 (68.29%) CheckPoint
3 20 (48.78%) F5
4 17 (41.46%) Juniper
5 8 (19.51%) HP
6 7 (17.07%) Radware
7 6 (14.63%) Blue Coat
7 6 (14.63%) Nokia
7 6 (14.63%) Citrix
8 5 (12.20%) Redback
8 5 (12.20%) VMware
9 4 (9.76%) Infoblox
9 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.88%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.88%) Qualys
10 2 (4.88%) Crossbeam
10 2 (4.88%) Nortel
11 1 (2.44%) IBM
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago