The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 218 202 146
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -56
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 8 21 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.39% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 1.11% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 69
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1945 1897 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.64% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1340 1719
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSP
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +13 2 £43,500 +29.85%
Slough -1 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading -8 2 £32,500 -18.75%
CCSP
South East

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (94.74%) VPN
2 36 (94.74%) Firewall
3 34 (89.47%) IPsec
3 34 (89.47%) OSPF
3 34 (89.47%) BGP
4 30 (78.95%) JNCIA
5 29 (76.32%) CCNA
6 25 (65.79%) SSL
6 25 (65.79%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (60.53%) VoIP
7 23 (60.53%) Finance
7 23 (60.53%) IGRP
7 23 (60.53%) Juniper
8 22 (57.89%) Avaya
9 18 (47.37%) Change Management
9 18 (47.37%) WAN
9 18 (47.37%) Network Security
10 16 (42.11%) LAN
10 16 (42.11%) EIGRP
11 15 (39.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 15 (39.47%) Data Security
11 15 (39.47%) Wireless
11 15 (39.47%) PCI DSS
11 15 (39.47%) ServiceNow
12 14 (36.84%) CCNP
13 13 (34.21%) CCIP
14 12 (31.58%) CCIE

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) VPN
1 36 (94.74%) Firewall
2 34 (89.47%) IPsec
2 34 (89.47%) OSPF
2 34 (89.47%) BGP
3 25 (65.79%) SSL
3 25 (65.79%) Cisco IOS
4 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (60.53%) VoIP
4 23 (60.53%) IGRP
5 18 (47.37%) WAN
5 18 (47.37%) Network Security
6 16 (42.11%) LAN
6 16 (42.11%) EIGRP
7 15 (39.47%) Wireless
8 11 (28.95%) MPLS
9 9 (23.68%) ATM
9 9 (23.68%) ISDN
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.42%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Specialist
3 4 (10.53%) Network Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Change Management
2 15 (39.47%) Data Security
3 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 7 (18.42%) Time Management
4 7 (18.42%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Python
1 2 (5.26%) Perl
1 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (78.95%) JNCIA
3 29 (76.32%) CCNA
4 14 (36.84%) CCNP
5 13 (34.21%) CCIP
6 12 (31.58%) CCIE
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.63%) VTSP
8 1 (2.63%) MCITP
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.63%) CCEE
8 1 (2.63%) CCA
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 15 (39.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.26%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Netcool
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) Juniper
3 22 (57.89%) Avaya
4 15 (39.47%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) CyberTech
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix