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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 218 232 198
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Contract jobs citing CCSP 28 11 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.12% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 0.52% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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
2328 2106 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.10% 23.70% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1201 1084 1056
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 111 158
Average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSP across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

CCSP Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2014. 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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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
Berkshire +28 23 £328 - 1
Surrey -5 2 - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (92.86%) CheckPoint
3 38 (90.48%) Cisco
4 37 (88.10%) Firewall
5 27 (64.29%) VPN
6 25 (59.52%) CCIE
7 24 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (54.76%) CISSP
9 21 (50.00%) Juniper
10 19 (45.24%) Cisco PIX
10 19 (45.24%) PCI DSS
11 18 (42.86%) IPsec
11 18 (42.86%) OSPF
12 17 (40.48%) CCNP
13 16 (38.10%) MPLS
13 16 (38.10%) Check Point Certification
13 16 (38.10%) BGP
14 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
14 15 (35.71%) CCDP
14 15 (35.71%) Network Management
15 13 (30.95%) FWSM
15 13 (30.95%) SNMP
15 13 (30.95%) VoIP
16 12 (28.57%) CCSA
16 12 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (28.57%) F5
16 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
17 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
17 11 (26.19%) Network Security
17 11 (26.19%) CCSE

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 27 (64.29%) VPN
3 24 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (45.24%) Cisco PIX
5 18 (42.86%) OSPF
5 18 (42.86%) IPsec
6 16 (38.10%) MPLS
6 16 (38.10%) BGP
7 13 (30.95%) FWSM
7 13 (30.95%) SNMP
7 13 (30.95%) VoIP
8 11 (26.19%) Network Security
9 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
10 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (16.67%) DNS
12 5 (11.90%) LAN
13 4 (9.52%) Internet
14 3 (7.14%) RIP
15 2 (4.76%) Nortel Alteon
15 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
General
1 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) IP Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Design Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Designer
6 4 (9.52%) Network Support
7 3 (7.14%) Security Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Data Network Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) SecurID
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Network Management
2 12 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
4 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.52%) Fault Management
6 3 (7.14%) eTOM
6 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Release Management
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (59.52%) CCIE
3 23 (54.76%) CISSP
4 17 (40.48%) CCNP
5 16 (38.10%) Check Point Certification
6 15 (35.71%) CCDP
7 12 (28.57%) CCSA
7 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
8 11 (26.19%) CCSE
9 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 4 (9.52%) CCNA
11 2 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.76%) OpenView
2 2 (4.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) CheckPoint
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 21 (50.00%) Juniper
4 12 (28.57%) F5
5 8 (19.05%) Blue Coat
5 8 (19.05%) Radware
6 7 (16.67%) Nokia
7 6 (14.29%) Redback
8 5 (11.90%) Fortinet
9 3 (7.14%) Crossbeam
9 3 (7.14%) Tufin
9 3 (7.14%) AlgoSec
9 3 (7.14%) HP
10 2 (4.76%) Nortel
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.76%) Ericsson
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