Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 224 224
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 +60
Contract jobs citing CCSP 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.11% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.78% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
City of London median daily rate £450 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
Central London median daily rate £450 £525 -
% change year-on-year -14.29% - -
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 934 893 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.48% 14.50% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 609 710
City of London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £302 £274 £261
90th Percentile £696 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.89 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.56% -17.88% +16.47%
10th Percentile £14.23 £12.64 £16.13
90th Percentile £39.48 £25.99 £76.45
Central London median hourly rate £19.10 £17.83 £21.78
% change year-on-year +7.14% -18.15% +11.69%

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 24 May 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware