Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 240 262
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 +32
Contract jobs citing CCSP 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.14% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.87% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
City of London median daily rate £525 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +17.44%
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +17.44%
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 1000 1035 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.98% 15.56% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 727 1006
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.81% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £262
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.04% +3.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 29
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +1.60% +22.62%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.23
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £38.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.35
% change year-on-year - +3.54% +7.94%

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 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (42.86%) CCMSE
3 3 (42.86%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE Service Provider
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) 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 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) 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 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Power Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
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%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE Service Provider
3 3 (42.86%) CCMSE
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
1 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 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Qualys
3 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro
3 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft