The first table below looks at the demand for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 319 308 285
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 17 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.72% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 40
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3071 2656 3046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.01% 22.29% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2342 2761
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSP
London

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCSP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CCSP Salary Trend in the City of London

CCSP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (80.00%) VPN
4 18 (72.00%) Windows
4 18 (72.00%) CISSP
5 17 (68.00%) Symantec
6 14 (56.00%) Finance
6 14 (56.00%) Identity Management
6 14 (56.00%) Sun
6 14 (56.00%) Oracle
6 14 (56.00%) UNIX
7 12 (48.00%) Information Security
8 11 (44.00%) Oracle Identity Management
8 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
9 10 (40.00%) CCNP
9 10 (40.00%) Degree
10 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (28.00%) Information Security Management
11 7 (28.00%) Data Security
11 7 (28.00%) Security Management
11 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (24.00%) Citrix
13 5 (20.00%) LAN
13 5 (20.00%) OSPF
14 4 (16.00%) Wireless
14 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
14 4 (16.00%) Juniper

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (80.00%) VPN
4 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) SMS
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
7 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (8.00%) BGP
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) MGCP
8 1 (4.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
1 14 (56.00%) Security Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Security Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Identity Management
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security Management
3 7 (28.00%) Data Security
3 7 (28.00%) Security Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) SIEM
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CISSP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) CCDP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (8.00%) CCVP
5 2 (8.00%) CCIP
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) RHCE
6 1 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CISA
6 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) Symantec
3 14 (56.00%) Sun
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) Brocade
8 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.00%) F5