The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Security Specialist
Rank 646 634 616
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Security Specialist 1 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.011% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 12
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £406 £400
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Cisco Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Security Specialist in the job title.

Cisco Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK.

Cisco Security Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK.

Cisco Security Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
London -25 1 £475 +11.76%
England -26 1 £475 +11.76%

Cisco Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Cisco Security Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS

Cisco Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) UAG
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Imperva
4 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (20.00%) Mercator
4 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Sonus
4 1 (20.00%) VMware