The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 211 216 210
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 15 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.31% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 21
Average salary £53,750 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.56% +8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
CCSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2042 1917 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.08% 33.60% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1298 1364
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCSP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSP Salary Trend in Berkshire

CCSP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Reading +15 14 £55,000 +69.23%
CCSP
South East

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) CCNP
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (63.33%) OSPF
2 19 (63.33%) BGP
3 18 (60.00%) MPLS
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 16 (53.33%) IPsec
4 16 (53.33%) VoIP
5 15 (50.00%) PPP
5 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (50.00%) CCDP
5 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 15 (50.00%) VLAN
5 15 (50.00%) F5
6 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (40.00%) JNCIS
6 12 (40.00%) CCNA
6 12 (40.00%) DSL
6 12 (40.00%) X.21
6 12 (40.00%) ISDN
6 12 (40.00%) DNS
6 12 (40.00%) SNMP
6 12 (40.00%) ATM
7 11 (36.67%) WAN
8 10 (33.33%) Network Security
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) OSPF
1 19 (63.33%) BGP
2 18 (60.00%) MPLS
2 18 (60.00%) Firewall
3 16 (53.33%) IPsec
3 16 (53.33%) VoIP
4 15 (50.00%) PPP
4 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (50.00%) VLAN
4 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 12 (40.00%) X.21
5 12 (40.00%) SNMP
5 12 (40.00%) ATM
5 12 (40.00%) ISDN
5 12 (40.00%) DSL
5 12 (40.00%) DNS
5 12 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
6 11 (36.67%) WAN
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Statistics
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Network Design
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) Test Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
1 3 (10.00%) Python
1 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) CCNP
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCDP
3 12 (40.00%) JNCIS
3 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 7 (23.33%) CCIP
5 6 (20.00%) CCIE
6 4 (13.33%) SSCP
6 4 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (13.33%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (13.33%) JNCIA
6 4 (13.33%) CISSP
7 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) Intel
5 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Sourcefire
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow