The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 413 401 409
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing CCSE 14 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 12
Median daily rate £375 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £372 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.64%
CCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3529 3799 3936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.41% 16.84% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2291 2515 2734
Median daily rate £453 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 65 65
Median hourly rate £31.50 £21.98 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% +37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £24.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCSE Daily Rate Trend in London

CCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSE across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

CCSE Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CCSE Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
City of London -8 2 £265 -38.55%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSE 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 London region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 32 (94.12%) Firewall
3 26 (76.47%) Network Security
4 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (64.71%) CCNP
6 19 (55.88%) Wireless
7 18 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (50.00%) CCSA
9 16 (47.06%) VPN
10 15 (44.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 14 (41.18%) Juniper
12 13 (38.24%) LAN
12 13 (38.24%) Riverbed
13 12 (35.29%) WAN
14 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
14 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (32.35%) DDoS Mitigation
14 11 (32.35%) Network Management
15 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
15 10 (29.41%) OSPF
16 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
17 8 (23.53%) CCIE
17 8 (23.53%) HP
17 8 (23.53%) Linux
17 8 (23.53%) Brocade
18 7 (20.59%) Change Management
18 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
18 7 (20.59%) Finance
18 7 (20.59%) Nagios

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) Firewall
2 26 (76.47%) Network Security
3 19 (55.88%) Wireless
4 18 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (47.06%) VPN
6 13 (38.24%) LAN
7 12 (35.29%) WAN
8 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
9 10 (29.41%) OSPF
10 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
11 6 (17.65%) NetScaler
12 5 (14.71%) BGP
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (14.71%) DHCP
12 5 (14.71%) IPv4
12 5 (14.71%) IPv6
12 5 (14.71%) MPLS
12 5 (14.71%) MRTG
13 4 (11.76%) SSL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 4 (11.76%) Advertising
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Network Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Information Security Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Network Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Security Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) DDoS Mitigation
1 11 (32.35%) Network Management
1 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Network Design
4 5 (14.71%) E-Discovery
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Escalation Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Network Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Management
7 2 (5.88%) Security Management
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) CCNP
3 17 (50.00%) CCSA
4 8 (23.53%) CCIE
5 6 (17.65%) CCSP
5 6 (17.65%) CISSP
5 6 (17.65%) JNCIP
6 5 (14.71%) CCNA
6 5 (14.71%) GIAC
6 5 (14.71%) JNCIS
7 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 2 (5.88%) JNCIE
7 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) CCVP
8 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Nagios
2 5 (14.71%) EnCase
2 5 (14.71%) FortiGate
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (5.88%) Cacti
4 2 (5.88%) OpenView
4 2 (5.88%) SmokePing
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Juniper
3 13 (38.24%) Riverbed
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
6 8 (23.53%) Brocade
6 8 (23.53%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) Aruba
7 6 (17.65%) Citrix
7 6 (17.65%) Dell
8 5 (14.71%) Infoblox
9 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
9 4 (11.76%) Meraki
10 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
11 2 (5.88%) F5
11 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
11 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
11 2 (5.88%) Splunk
12 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
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