The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England / London
Rank 389 404 395
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing CCSP 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.033% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Median daily rate £438 £575 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +34.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £507 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £695 £530
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3231 3752 3601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.64% 17.94% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2200 2490 2495
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 69 61
Median hourly rate £30.75 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.77% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.43 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCSP Daily Rate Trend in London

CCSP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSP across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

CCSP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCSP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CCSP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCSP
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 CCSP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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
City of London - 8 £438 -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (88.00%) Network Security
3 20 (80.00%) Cisco
3 20 (80.00%) Palo Alto
4 18 (72.00%) Firewall
5 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (48.00%) CCNP
6 12 (48.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (40.00%) Juniper
7 10 (40.00%) VPN
8 9 (36.00%) CCSE
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) CCIE
11 6 (24.00%) CISSP
11 6 (24.00%) MPLS
11 6 (24.00%) OSPF
11 6 (24.00%) BGP
11 6 (24.00%) Change Management
11 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (20.00%) Information Security
12 5 (20.00%) JNCIE
12 5 (20.00%) VLAN
12 5 (20.00%) 3G
12 5 (20.00%) WAN
12 5 (20.00%) ITIL
13 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS

CCSP
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 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Network Security
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (24.00%) BGP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (24.00%) MPLS
5 6 (24.00%) OSPF
6 5 (20.00%) 3G
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (20.00%) VLAN
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) SSL
7 3 (12.00%) UMTS
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) 2G
8 2 (8.00%) DMZ
8 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
8 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Network Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Audit
5 2 (8.00%) Validation
5 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNP
3 9 (36.00%) CCSE
4 7 (28.00%) CCIE
5 6 (24.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) JNCIE
7 4 (16.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (16.00%) CCMSE
8 3 (12.00%) CCSA
9 2 (8.00%) CCNA
9 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 1 (4.00%) CCDP
10 1 (4.00%) CCIP
10 1 (4.00%) CCVP
10 1 (4.00%) CISM
10 1 (4.00%) MCP
10 1 (4.00%) MCSA
10 1 (4.00%) MCSE
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) SLA
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) vCloud
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
1 20 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 12 (48.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) Brocade
5 2 (8.00%) FireEye
5 2 (8.00%) Meraki
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
5 2 (8.00%) TippingPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) VMware