The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 249 229 225
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing CCSP 11 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.57% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
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£400 £294 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £283 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £305 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2577 2459 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.91% 26.37% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1233 1045
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 117 126
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCSP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCSP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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
Surrey +8 5 £425 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £400 -
Berkshire -15 2 - -
Middlesex +5 1 - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Firewall
4 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
5 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (52.63%) CCSA
6 10 (52.63%) CCNP
7 8 (42.11%) CCIE
7 8 (42.11%) CISSP
7 8 (42.11%) CCNA
7 8 (42.11%) Radware
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (42.11%) Network Management
8 7 (36.84%) F5
8 7 (36.84%) CCSE
8 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
8 7 (36.84%) Juniper
9 6 (31.58%) VPN
9 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
10 5 (26.32%) IPsec
10 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (26.32%) OSPF
10 5 (26.32%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (26.32%) SNMP
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) VoIP
10 5 (26.32%) Nokia
10 5 (26.32%) CCDP
10 5 (26.32%) Network Security
10 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (31.58%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) OSPF
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) SNMP
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) IPsec
5 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (26.32%) FWSM
6 4 (21.05%) VLAN
6 4 (21.05%) RIP
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) TACACS
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) SMS
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
7 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Security Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Design Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) IP Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Head of Security
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Head of Operations
6 2 (10.53%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Management
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Fault Management
5 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (15.79%) Database Security
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Security Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITSM
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
2 10 (52.63%) CCSA
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
3 8 (42.11%) CCIE
3 8 (42.11%) CISSP
4 7 (36.84%) CCSE
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (26.32%) CCDP
6 3 (15.79%) CISM
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCIP
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) OpenView
1 3 (15.79%) Netcool
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
3 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Radware
4 7 (36.84%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) Nokia
5 5 (26.32%) Redback
6 3 (15.79%) Crossbeam
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Nortel
7 2 (10.53%) Qualys
8 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.26%) Sun
8 1 (5.26%) McAfee
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