The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 90 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 1.40% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £33,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.56% -2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
CCSP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
352 215 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.98% 21.37% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 310 201 321
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,168 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSP across the Bedfordshire region.

CCSP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -5 3 £33,500 +3.07%
CCSP
East of England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CCSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSP.

1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Terminal Services
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Vista
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) CCIP
2 12 (92.31%) CCNA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) HTTPS
2 12 (92.31%) SSL
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) Windows XP
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CCSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) IIS
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
1 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint Server
1 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) HTTPS
2 12 (92.31%) SSL
2 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) VRRP
6 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
6 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
6 1 (7.69%) FirePass
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows XP
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Vista
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) CCIP
2 12 (92.31%) CCNA
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
3 7 (53.85%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) CCSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Terminal Services
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (53.85%) UAG
2 7 (53.85%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint