Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 166 177
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11 -20
Contract jobs citing CCSP 14 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.35% 0.12% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 0.47% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £650 - £495
10th Percentile £618 - £473
90th Percentile £683 - £518
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -

CCSP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 867 1062 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.42% 24.95% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 523 629
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £533
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 97
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.55 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.90 £45.39 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CCSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in Berkshire

CCSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCSP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSP in Berkshire

CCSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSP in Berkshire

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 2 £625 -
Slough +8 1 £675 -
CCSP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
2 13 (92.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 12 (85.71%) Public Cloud
3 12 (85.71%) COBIT
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
4 11 (78.57%) Star Schema
4 11 (78.57%) Service Management
4 11 (78.57%) ITSM
4 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (78.57%) CESG
4 11 (78.57%) eTOM
4 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (78.57%) Time Management
4 11 (78.57%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 11 (78.57%) Service Design
5 10 (71.43%) ISO 22301
5 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Threat Management
6 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.14%) VPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (78.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) FWSM
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) SCCP
1 1 (7.14%) VPLS
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Cloud Specialist
1 10 (71.43%) Security Specialist
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Public Cloud
2 11 (78.57%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) eTOM
2 11 (78.57%) ITSM
2 11 (78.57%) Service Design
2 11 (78.57%) Service Management
2 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (78.57%) Time Management
3 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Threat Management
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.14%) OWASP
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
2 13 (92.86%) CISSP
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (7.14%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) COBIT
2 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (71.43%) ISO 22301
4 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) F5
1 1 (7.14%) VMware