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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 247 259 222
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -37
Contract jobs citing CCSP 16 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.66% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 4
Median daily rate £475 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +6.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.75 -
% change year-on-year
+30.84% -
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
2235 2576 2327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.79% 26.51% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1372 1527 1197
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 115 105
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 30 August 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 +5 3 - - 1
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (91.67%) CISSP
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco
3 21 (87.50%) CISM
3 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (83.33%) CheckPoint
5 19 (79.17%) Information Security
6 15 (62.50%) CCNP
6 15 (62.50%) ISMS
7 14 (58.33%) Degree
7 14 (58.33%) CCDP
8 11 (45.83%) Information Security Management
8 11 (45.83%) Security Management
8 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
9 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
9 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (41.67%) Information Assurance
9 10 (41.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 9 (37.50%) Data Protection
10 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
11 8 (33.33%) Legal
11 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 8 (33.33%) JSP 440
12 6 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (20.83%) VCE vBlock
14 4 (16.67%) ITSM
14 4 (16.67%) Law
14 4 (16.67%) Service Management
14 4 (16.67%) ITIL
14 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AppScan
1 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.17%) GDB
1 1 (4.17%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 4 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
1 13 (54.17%) Security Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Designer
2 9 (37.50%) Security Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) LAN Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (8.33%) CESG
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Information Security
2 15 (62.50%) ISMS
3 11 (45.83%) Information Security Management
3 11 (45.83%) Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) Information Assurance
5 9 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) ITSM
6 4 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.33%) eTOM
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Design
8 2 (8.33%) Time Management
9 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (91.67%) CISSP
3 21 (87.50%) CISM
4 15 (62.50%) CCNP
5 14 (58.33%) CCDP
5 14 (58.33%) Degree
6 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (4.17%) CCIE
9 1 (4.17%) CEH
9 1 (4.17%) CISA
9 1 (4.17%) GPEN
9 1 (4.17%) GWAPT
9 1 (4.17%) GXPN
9 1 (4.17%) OSCE
9 1 (4.17%) OSCP
9 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (41.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 8 (33.33%) JSP 440
4 2 (8.33%) COBIT
4 2 (8.33%) ISO22301
5 1 (4.17%) HIPAA
5 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Core Impact
1 1 (4.17%) HP Fortify
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Nexpose
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
1 1 (4.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (8.33%) Sun