Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for TrustSec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TrustSec over the 6 months to 16 December 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 TrustSec
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 622 637 613
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 +1
Contract jobs citing TrustSec 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.15% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
London median daily rate £450 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% -36.00%
England median daily rate £450 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

TrustSec is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,400 5,938 5,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.92% 12.58% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,508 4,400 3,697
London median daily rate £539 £513 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.12% +5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 59 62
London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.49% +34.21% -6.17%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.96 £13.10
90th Percentile £45.87 £165.00 £47.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

TrustSec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing TrustSec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for TrustSec in London

TrustSec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TrustSec in London

TrustSec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TrustSec in London over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TrustSec in London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TrustSec 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 London region with a requirement for TrustSec.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines

TrustSec
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
1 1 (12.50%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (12.50%) ISMS
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) SABSA
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE Security
4 1 (12.50%) CCSP
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (12.50%) CASB
2 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (12.50%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Zscaler