The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 140 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSP 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.093% - 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
914 656 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.32% 29.64% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 356 438
Average daily rate £393 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 69
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.89% -37.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £44.70
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCSP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSP across the South West region.

CCSP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSP across the South West region.

CCSP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Bristol - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint