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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 259 256 223
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Contract jobs citing CCSP 10 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.10% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.40% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £469 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.86% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £315 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £485 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
CCSP
England

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
2405 2487 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.03% 26.02% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1463 1162
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 85
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CCSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Hampshire - 9 £469 -
Surrey -4 1 - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (80.00%) CISSP
3 16 (80.00%) CISM
3 16 (80.00%) Information Security
4 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (65.00%) ISMS
6 12 (60.00%) CCNP
6 12 (60.00%) CCDP
7 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 10 (50.00%) Degree
8 9 (45.00%) Information Assurance
8 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
8 9 (45.00%) Security Management
9 8 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
10 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
11 6 (30.00%) Legal
11 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
11 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (30.00%) JSP 440
12 5 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (25.00%) Project Management
12 5 (25.00%) Firewall
12 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (25.00%) Windows
12 5 (25.00%) Solaris

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (5.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
General
1 6 (30.00%) Legal
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
1 9 (45.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Designer
2 7 (35.00%) Security Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) LAN Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
3 4 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) AS400
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Solaris
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) ISMS
3 9 (45.00%) Information Assurance
3 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
3 9 (45.00%) Security Management
4 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) DoDAF
8 1 (5.00%) MODAF
8 1 (5.00%) SABSA
8 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CISM
2 16 (80.00%) CISSP
3 12 (60.00%) CCDP
3 12 (60.00%) CCNP
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (5.00%) CEH
7 1 (5.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (30.00%) JSP 440
3 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
2 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) BEA
3 1 (5.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Vitria