The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 799 761 695
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -66
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 78 125 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 130
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
CCSP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27580 28716 26558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 26.97% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22488 22526 21817
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCSP
Salary Trend in England

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

CCSP Salary Trend in England

CCSP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CCSP Salary Histogram in England

CCSP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Yorkshire -10 29 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East +3 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
London -14 17 £60,000 +25.00% 3
East of England -2 5 £47,500 +41.79%
North West - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands -1 2 £105,000 +250.00%
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 152 (95.00%) Cisco
3 132 (82.50%) CCNP
4 110 (68.75%) Firewall
5 76 (47.50%) CCNA
6 71 (44.38%) Cisco ASA
7 70 (43.75%) WAN
8 67 (41.88%) F5
9 62 (38.75%) CheckPoint
10 54 (33.75%) BGP
11 51 (31.88%) OSPF
12 50 (31.25%) LAN
13 48 (30.00%) MPLS
14 44 (27.50%) Cisco PIX
14 44 (27.50%) Network Security
14 44 (27.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 43 (26.88%) Data Centre
16 41 (25.63%) VMware
17 40 (25.00%) VPN
17 40 (25.00%) Incident Management
18 34 (21.25%) CCIE
19 33 (20.63%) Microsoft
19 33 (20.63%) VoIP
20 32 (20.00%) Wireless
21 31 (19.38%) VLAN
21 31 (19.38%) Capacity Planning
22 29 (18.13%) Degree
22 29 (18.13%) DNS
23 28 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
24 27 (16.88%) TCP/IP

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 8 (5.00%) Apache
1 8 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.25%) Lync
3 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (68.75%) Firewall
2 71 (44.38%) Cisco ASA
3 70 (43.75%) WAN
4 54 (33.75%) BGP
5 51 (31.88%) OSPF
6 50 (31.25%) LAN
7 48 (30.00%) MPLS
8 44 (27.50%) Cisco PIX
8 44 (27.50%) Network Security
8 44 (27.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (25.00%) VPN
10 33 (20.63%) VoIP
11 32 (20.00%) Wireless
12 31 (19.38%) VLAN
13 29 (18.13%) DNS
14 27 (16.88%) TCP/IP
15 26 (16.25%) EIGRP
16 24 (15.00%) Internet
16 24 (15.00%) IPsec
17 23 (14.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.88%) Big Data
2 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.13%) MySQL
2 5 (3.13%) Informix
2 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Subversion
1 4 (2.50%) JIRA
1 4 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.50%) Hudson
1 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (16.88%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Law
2 8 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.75%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (63.75%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (10.63%) Operations Engineer
3 17 (10.63%) Network Operations Engineer
4 14 (8.75%) Network Architect
4 14 (8.75%) Architect
5 12 (7.50%) Analyst
5 12 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Senior Architect
6 11 (6.88%) Senior Network Architect
7 9 (5.63%) Network Analyst
7 9 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.75%) Consultant
9 5 (3.13%) Network Support
9 5 (3.13%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.13%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) ArcSight Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.13%) CSS
2 6 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.50%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.50%) Middleware
4 2 (1.25%) LAMP
4 2 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.88%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.38%) IBM XIV
5 7 (4.38%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.13%) CLARiiON
6 5 (3.13%) Statistics
7 3 (1.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) Equities
8 1 (0.63%) SecurID
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.38%) Linux
2 22 (13.75%) Windows
3 18 (11.25%) UNIX
4 8 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 31 (19.38%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (16.88%) E-Commerce
4 24 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 23 (14.38%) Network Architecture
6 20 (12.50%) Network Design
7 19 (11.88%) ITIL
8 17 (10.63%) Information Security
8 17 (10.63%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (8.75%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.88%) Cyber Security
11 9 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (5.63%) Network Management
11 9 (5.63%) SIEM
11 9 (5.63%) Change Control
11 9 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
12 8 (5.00%) Change Management
12 8 (5.00%) ERP
12 8 (5.00%) Project Management
12 8 (5.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.88%) Perl
1 11 (6.88%) Shell Script
2 8 (5.00%) PHP
3 5 (3.13%) Python
4 4 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.25%) VB
5 2 (1.25%) C
6 1 (0.63%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 160 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (82.50%) CCNP
3 76 (47.50%) CCNA
4 34 (21.25%) CCIE
5 29 (18.13%) Degree
6 27 (16.88%) CISSP
7 21 (13.13%) CCDP
7 21 (13.13%) CCIP
8 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 15 (9.38%) CCSA
10 14 (8.75%) CCDA
11 13 (8.13%) CCSE
12 11 (6.88%) CEH
12 11 (6.88%) JNCIP
13 10 (6.25%) JNCIS
13 10 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (6.25%) CCVP
14 8 (5.00%) CCDE
14 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
15 6 (3.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.13%) SLA
3 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.75%) vSphere
3 6 (3.75%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.13%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.88%) Snort
7 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) Cacti
1 7 (4.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (3.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (3.75%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.13%) Nagios
4 4 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.50%) Puppet
4 4 (2.50%) Opsview
4 4 (2.50%) Graphite
5 2 (1.25%) WMI
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.63%) OpenView
6 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.63%) Nessus
6 1 (0.63%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 152 (95.00%) Cisco
2 67 (41.88%) F5
3 62 (38.75%) CheckPoint
4 41 (25.63%) VMware
5 33 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 22 (13.75%) Juniper
7 11 (6.88%) EMC
8 9 (5.63%) Nokia
8 9 (5.63%) Red Hat
8 9 (5.63%) SolarWinds
9 8 (5.00%) SAP
9 8 (5.00%) CA
9 8 (5.00%) HP
9 8 (5.00%) ArcSight
10 7 (4.38%) McAfee
10 7 (4.38%) IBM
11 6 (3.75%) NetApp
11 6 (3.75%) Veritas
11 6 (3.75%) Symantec
12 5 (3.13%) TippingPoint
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago