The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 291 317 269
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -48
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 15 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.72% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 44
Average salary £49,000 £41,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.07% -20.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
CCSP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2627 2788 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 23.53% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2367 2669
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (81.82%) VPN
3 26 (78.79%) CISSP
4 25 (75.76%) Kalman Filter
5 23 (69.70%) Windows
6 22 (66.67%) UNIX
6 22 (66.67%) Sun
6 22 (66.67%) Oracle
6 22 (66.67%) Symantec
6 22 (66.67%) Identity Management
7 19 (57.58%) Information Security
7 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
7 19 (57.58%) Oracle Identity Management
8 13 (39.39%) Finance
8 13 (39.39%) Degree
9 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 11 (33.33%) CCNP
9 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
10 10 (30.30%) Data Security
10 10 (30.30%) Security Management
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (30.30%) LAN
10 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (27.27%) WAN
11 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
12 8 (24.24%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (81.82%) VPN
3 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) Wireless
6 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
6 4 (12.12%) VoIP
6 4 (12.12%) WLAN
6 4 (12.12%) BGP
7 3 (9.09%) MPLS
7 3 (9.09%) OSPF
8 2 (6.06%) ISDN
8 2 (6.06%) Extranet
8 2 (6.06%) DSL
8 2 (6.06%) SSL
8 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.06%) IPsec
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
1 22 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 22 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Principal Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
2 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) SecurID
5 1 (3.03%) Wiki
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Kalman Filter
2 22 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 19 (57.58%) Information Security
4 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
4 10 (30.30%) Data Security
4 10 (30.30%) Security Management
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (78.79%) CISSP
3 13 (39.39%) Degree
4 11 (33.33%) CCNP
5 7 (21.21%) CCNA
6 6 (18.18%) CCDP
7 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (12.12%) JNCIA
8 4 (12.12%) JNCIS
8 4 (12.12%) CCIP
8 4 (12.12%) CCSE
9 3 (9.09%) CCIE
10 2 (6.06%) CCSA
11 1 (3.03%) CCVP
11 1 (3.03%) GNVQ
11 1 (3.03%) MCITP
11 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (3.03%) RHCE
11 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (66.67%) Sun
2 22 (66.67%) Oracle
2 22 (66.67%) Symantec
3 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.18%) Juniper
5 5 (15.15%) EMC
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
6 4 (12.12%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.06%) Proofpoint
7 2 (6.06%) F5
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Brocade