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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 423 416 410
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing CCSP 2 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.030% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate
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- £425 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
3668 3730 3564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.63% 15.86% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2392 2395 2164
Average daily rate £425 £423 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 107 121
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) FirePass
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia