The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 96 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing CCSP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.082% 0.079% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.32% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £40.00

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 193 311 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 15.83% 24.45% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 212 203
Median daily rate £400 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £349 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £46.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.69% +155.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.46 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £118.50 £50.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing CCSP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in Surrey

CCSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSP in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware