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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 208 203 193
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 16 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 1.23% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 23
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2178 1793 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.43% 33.22% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1254 1328
Average salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £62,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CCSP Salary Histogram 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 February 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 +2 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
CCSP
South East

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (96.77%) CCNP
2 30 (96.77%) Cisco
3 25 (80.65%) OSPF
3 25 (80.65%) BGP
4 22 (70.97%) IPsec
5 21 (67.74%) Firewall
5 21 (67.74%) VoIP
5 21 (67.74%) Network Security
6 18 (58.06%) CCNA
7 15 (48.39%) VPN
7 15 (48.39%) WAN
7 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (45.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (45.16%) SSL
8 14 (45.16%) Change Management
8 14 (45.16%) MPLS
9 13 (41.94%) JNCIA
10 12 (38.71%) Project Management
10 12 (38.71%) Juniper
10 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
11 11 (35.48%) CCDP
11 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
12 10 (32.26%) PPP
12 10 (32.26%) Avaya
12 10 (32.26%) Wireless
12 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
12 10 (32.26%) VLAN
12 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) OSPF
1 25 (80.65%) BGP
2 22 (70.97%) IPsec
3 21 (67.74%) Firewall
3 21 (67.74%) Network Security
3 21 (67.74%) VoIP
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 15 (48.39%) VPN
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (45.16%) MPLS
5 14 (45.16%) SSL
6 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (32.26%) PPP
7 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
7 10 (32.26%) Wireless
7 10 (32.26%) VLAN
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (22.58%) X.21
8 7 (22.58%) SNMP
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Network Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Change Management
2 12 (38.71%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) Network Management
3 9 (29.03%) Change Control
3 9 (29.03%) Data Security
4 5 (16.13%) Network Design
5 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
5 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Perl
1 3 (9.68%) Python
1 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (96.77%) CCNP
3 18 (58.06%) CCNA
4 13 (41.94%) JNCIA
5 11 (35.48%) CCDP
6 7 (22.58%) JNCIS
7 6 (19.35%) CCIE
8 5 (16.13%) CISSP
8 5 (16.13%) CCIP
9 4 (12.90%) SSCP
9 4 (12.90%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (12.90%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.23%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
2 9 (29.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 12 (38.71%) Juniper
2 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
3 10 (32.26%) Avaya
3 10 (32.26%) ServiceNow
4 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (25.81%) F5
6 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
6 4 (12.90%) IBM
6 4 (12.90%) Intel
7 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat