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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 242 253 228
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing CCSP 19 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 0.71% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 5
Median daily rate £475 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+159.25% -
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
2045 2680 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.89% 27.15% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1610 1231
Median daily rate £400 £398 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +7.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 115 121
Median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.43 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 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 - 13 £475 -
Berkshire +14 5 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (90.00%) CISSP
3 17 (85.00%) CISM
3 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (75.00%) Cisco
5 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (65.00%) Information Security
7 12 (60.00%) Degree
7 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
7 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (55.00%) CCNP
9 10 (50.00%) ISMS
10 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (45.00%) Information Assurance
10 9 (45.00%) CCDP
10 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
10 9 (45.00%) Security Management
11 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
11 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
11 8 (40.00%) JSP 440
11 8 (40.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 8 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (30.00%) ITIL
13 5 (25.00%) Legal
13 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
14 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
14 4 (20.00%) Time Management
14 4 (20.00%) eTOM

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 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AppScan
1 1 (5.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (5.00%) GDB
1 1 (5.00%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 4 (20.00%) Law
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
1 11 (55.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Security Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) LAN Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) CESG
2 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) ISMS
3 9 (45.00%) Information Assurance
3 9 (45.00%) Information Security Management
3 9 (45.00%) Security Management
4 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) eTOM
7 4 (20.00%) ITSM
7 4 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (20.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Service Design
9 1 (5.00%) OWASP
9 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) CISSP
3 17 (85.00%) CISM
4 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) CCNP
6 9 (45.00%) CCDP
6 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (10.00%) CCIE
9 1 (5.00%) CCSE
9 1 (5.00%) CEH
9 1 (5.00%) CISA
9 1 (5.00%) GPEN
9 1 (5.00%) GWAPT
9 1 (5.00%) GXPN
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
9 1 (5.00%) OSCE
9 1 (5.00%) OSCP
9 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (40.00%) JSP 440
4 4 (20.00%) COBIT
5 3 (15.00%) ISO22301
6 1 (5.00%) HIPAA
6 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Core Impact
1 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
1 1 (5.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.00%) Nmap
1 1 (5.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Samsung
4 1 (5.00%) Sun