Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 219 -
Rank change year-on-year -27 - +287
Contract jobs citing CCSP 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
City of London median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Central London median daily rate £525 £450 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 874 1,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.85% 14.17% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 610 736
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £240
90th Percentile £676 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 19
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.04% -14.56% +37.61%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.13 £16.15
90th Percentile £44.35 £20.88 £33.28
Central London median hourly rate £22.02 £17.69 £20.50
% change year-on-year +24.43% -13.70% +19.01%

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in the City of London

CCSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSP in the City of London

CCSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Intel
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) IPv4
3 2 (28.57%) Multicast
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE Service Provider
4 2 (28.57%) CCMSE
4 2 (28.57%) CCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VMware NSX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) OSSEC
1 2 (28.57%) Packer
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Intel
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro
2 2 (28.57%) Tripwire