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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England / South East
Rank 233 258 259
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs citing CCSP 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +1.26%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2199 2444 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.58% 27.86% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1473 1276
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 124 104
Median hourly rate £27.38 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

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 23 February 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
Surrey +15 4 £550 -
Berkshire +22 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £525 -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South East region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
5 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
6 9 (56.25%) CISSP
6 9 (56.25%) Service Management
7 8 (50.00%) CISM
7 8 (50.00%) Juniper
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) CCIE
8 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
9 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
9 6 (37.50%) CCNP
10 5 (31.25%) CESG
10 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
10 5 (31.25%) Change Management
10 5 (31.25%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) Degree
10 5 (31.25%) COBIT
10 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (31.25%) eTOM
10 5 (31.25%) Network Security
10 5 (31.25%) Time Management
10 5 (31.25%) Project Management
10 5 (31.25%) Cisco
10 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
10 5 (31.25%) FireEye
10 5 (31.25%) TippingPoint
10 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) AppScan
1 1 (6.25%) Burp Suite
1 1 (6.25%) GDB
1 1 (6.25%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Security Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Cloud Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) SOC Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CGI
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CESG
1 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Kali Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) eTOM
3 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 4 (25.00%) Service Design
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) ISMS
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (6.25%) OWASP
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CISSP
3 8 (50.00%) CISM
4 7 (43.75%) CCIE
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) CCSE
7 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) CCDP
8 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
9 1 (6.25%) CCNA
9 1 (6.25%) CCSA
9 1 (6.25%) CEH
9 1 (6.25%) GPEN
9 1 (6.25%) GWAPT
9 1 (6.25%) ISSAP
9 1 (6.25%) OSCE
9 1 (6.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (31.25%) COBIT
4 4 (25.00%) ISO22301
5 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
5 1 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Core Impact
1 1 (6.25%) HP Fortify
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
1 1 (6.25%) Nexpose
1 1 (6.25%) Nmap
1 1 (6.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
4 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) FireEye
4 5 (31.25%) TippingPoint
5 3 (18.75%) F5
6 2 (12.50%) Aruba
6 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (12.50%) Samsung
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security