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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 773 812 636
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -176
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 110 92 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.083% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.30% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 95 66 180
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.76% +4.37%
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
28136 30223 29203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.37% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22164 24418 23847
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
South East +31 44 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London +29 36 £70,000 +21.73% 3
Yorkshire +8 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West +5 3 £55,000 +83.33%
South West -1 3 £39,500 -7.05%
North East - 3 £50,000 -
East of England +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 181 (92.35%) Cisco
3 160 (81.63%) CCNP
4 117 (59.69%) Firewall
5 97 (49.49%) WAN
6 88 (44.90%) CCNA
7 74 (37.76%) BGP
8 72 (36.73%) MPLS
9 68 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
10 66 (33.67%) OSPF
11 64 (32.65%) LAN
11 64 (32.65%) Network Security
12 62 (31.63%) F5
13 57 (29.08%) CheckPoint
14 47 (23.98%) VoIP
15 46 (23.47%) VLAN
16 44 (22.45%) Incident Management
17 42 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (20.41%) IPsec
19 39 (19.90%) EIGRP
19 39 (19.90%) DNS
20 38 (19.39%) CISSP
21 37 (18.88%) Cisco PIX
22 36 (18.37%) VMware
23 35 (17.86%) CCSA
23 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
23 35 (17.86%) Spanning Tree
24 34 (17.35%) Linux
25 33 (16.84%) CCIP
25 33 (16.84%) Capacity Planning

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.04%) Lync
3 2 (1.02%) Apache
3 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.02%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 117 (59.69%) Firewall
2 97 (49.49%) WAN
3 74 (37.76%) BGP
4 72 (36.73%) MPLS
5 68 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (33.67%) OSPF
7 64 (32.65%) LAN
7 64 (32.65%) Network Security
8 47 (23.98%) VoIP
9 46 (23.47%) VLAN
10 42 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (20.41%) IPsec
12 39 (19.90%) EIGRP
12 39 (19.90%) DNS
13 37 (18.88%) Cisco PIX
14 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
14 35 (17.86%) Spanning Tree
15 32 (16.33%) VPN
16 24 (12.24%) SNMP
17 22 (11.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.04%) Big Data
2 2 (1.02%) MySQL
2 2 (1.02%) Informix
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.02%) Redis
2 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.02%) Subversion
2 2 (1.02%) JIRA
2 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (10.71%) Finance
2 9 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.06%) Legal
4 4 (2.04%) Law
4 4 (2.04%) Retail
5 3 (1.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (60.20%) Network Engineer
2 43 (21.94%) Senior Network Engineer
3 36 (18.37%) Analyst
4 30 (15.31%) Security Analyst
5 25 (12.76%) Operations Engineer
5 25 (12.76%) Network Operations Engineer
6 21 (10.71%) Network Analyst
7 20 (10.20%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 20 (10.20%) Architect
7 20 (10.20%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 19 (9.69%) Network Architect
9 15 (7.65%) Network Security Analyst
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Network Architect
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Architect
11 8 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Security Engineer
12 7 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 6 (3.06%) Cisco Engineer
13 6 (3.06%) IP Network Engineer
13 6 (3.06%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.55%) CSS
2 3 (1.53%) Web Services
3 2 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.57%) CMDB
4 5 (2.55%) Statistics
4 5 (2.55%) Clustering
5 4 (2.04%) PKI
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.02%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) SecurID
7 1 (0.51%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.35%) Linux
2 17 (8.67%) UNIX
3 14 (7.14%) Windows
4 4 (2.04%) Solaris
5 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) Incident Management
2 33 (16.84%) Capacity Planning
3 29 (14.80%) E-Commerce
4 28 (14.29%) Network Design
5 24 (12.24%) Network Architecture
6 21 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 20 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (9.18%) Information Security
9 14 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (7.14%) Network Management
9 14 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
9 14 (7.14%) Security Management
9 14 (7.14%) ITIL
10 12 (6.12%) Low Latency
11 11 (5.61%) Change Management
12 9 (4.59%) Test Management
13 8 (4.08%) Project Management
13 8 (4.08%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.08%) Data Analysis
13 8 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.59%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.55%) Perl
3 4 (2.04%) VB
4 3 (1.53%) Python
4 3 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.02%) PHP
5 2 (1.02%) SQL
5 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 196 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 160 (81.63%) CCNP
3 88 (44.90%) CCNA
4 38 (19.39%) CISSP
5 35 (17.86%) CCSA
6 33 (16.84%) CCIP
7 24 (12.24%) CCDA
7 24 (12.24%) CCDP
8 23 (11.73%) CCIE
9 21 (10.71%) JNCIS
10 19 (9.69%) Degree
11 17 (8.67%) JNCIP
12 12 (6.12%) CISM
13 10 (5.10%) CCSE
14 9 (4.59%) Security Cleared
14 9 (4.59%) CEH
14 9 (4.59%) JNCIA
15 8 (4.08%) CCVP
16 5 (2.55%) JNCIE
16 5 (2.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.16%) SLA
2 11 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.06%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.04%) Snort
5 2 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.02%) UAG
5 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (3.06%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (2.55%) Cacti
4 4 (2.04%) WMI
4 4 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.53%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.53%) OpenView
6 2 (1.02%) Nagios
6 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.02%) Nessus
6 2 (1.02%) Salt
6 2 (1.02%) Opsview
6 2 (1.02%) Graphite
Vendors
1 181 (92.35%) Cisco
2 62 (31.63%) F5
3 57 (29.08%) CheckPoint
4 36 (18.37%) VMware
5 32 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 27 (13.78%) Juniper
7 12 (6.12%) CA
8 9 (4.59%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.08%) Sun
9 8 (4.08%) Sourcefire
10 7 (3.57%) HP
11 6 (3.06%) IBM
11 6 (3.06%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.06%) Meraki
12 5 (2.55%) Symantec
12 5 (2.55%) Dell
12 5 (2.55%) EMC
12 5 (2.55%) Oracle
13 4 (2.04%) SAP
13 4 (2.04%) Intel
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Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago