The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 780 676 605
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -71
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 115 162 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.59% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83 135 245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29465 27559 31032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.17% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23207 22451 26726
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSP
UK

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 August 2014.

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 August 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
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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 -24 39 £45,000 - 1
South East -34 34 £53,750 +19.44%
London -47 20 £48,000 -4.00%
South West -19 10 £42,500 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +1 6 £56,500 +25.55%
East of England -16 6 £33,500 -44.16% 2
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 198 (94.29%) Cisco
3 173 (82.38%) Firewall
4 167 (79.52%) CCNP
5 119 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
6 98 (46.67%) WAN
7 96 (45.71%) LAN
8 93 (44.29%) Network Security
9 79 (37.62%) CheckPoint
10 77 (36.67%) VPN
11 62 (29.52%) CCIE
12 59 (28.10%) CCNA
13 56 (26.67%) VoIP
13 56 (26.67%) MPLS
14 53 (25.24%) Microsoft
15 50 (23.81%) DNS
15 50 (23.81%) Juniper
16 48 (22.86%) CCIP
16 48 (22.86%) Windows
16 48 (22.86%) Incident Management
17 47 (22.38%) VMware
17 47 (22.38%) CISSP
18 44 (20.95%) Load Balancing
19 43 (20.48%) E-Commerce
20 42 (20.00%) FWSM
21 38 (18.10%) Capacity Planning
21 38 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
22 36 (17.14%) MS Excel
23 34 (16.19%) ITIL
23 34 (16.19%) CCDP

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (9.05%) MS Exchange
1 19 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
2 18 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.57%) IIS
3 12 (5.71%) Lync
4 4 (1.90%) Apache
4 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) SAS
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 173 (82.38%) Firewall
2 119 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
3 98 (46.67%) WAN
4 96 (45.71%) LAN
5 93 (44.29%) Network Security
6 77 (36.67%) VPN
7 56 (26.67%) VoIP
7 56 (26.67%) MPLS
8 50 (23.81%) DNS
9 42 (20.00%) FWSM
10 34 (16.19%) TCP/IP
11 33 (15.71%) Internet
12 32 (15.24%) DHCP
13 28 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
13 28 (13.33%) SSL
13 28 (13.33%) OSPF
14 25 (11.90%) BGP
15 24 (11.43%) SAN
16 19 (9.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (9.05%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.90%) MySQL
4 4 (1.90%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.90%) Hudson
1 4 (1.90%) JIRA
1 4 (1.90%) Subversion
General
1 22 (10.48%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.86%) Games
4 3 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (48.10%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (11.90%) Security Engineer
4 24 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (10.95%) Analyst
6 18 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 18 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.10%) Security Analyst
8 15 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
8 15 (7.14%) Consultant
8 15 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) IT Security Analyst
9 13 (6.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) Network Operations Engineer
10 11 (5.24%) Network Manager
11 10 (4.76%) Network Consultant
12 8 (3.81%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Network Support
13 7 (3.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (1.90%) Middleware
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
1 13 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.33%) SecurID
3 6 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.90%) IBM XIV
4 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (1.90%) Firmware
5 3 (1.43%) Replication
6 1 (0.48%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.48%) Wiki
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.86%) Windows
2 21 (10.00%) UNIX
3 20 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.57%) Windows Vista
4 18 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 18 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 14 (6.67%) Linux
6 7 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.86%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.48%) SUSE
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.86%) Incident Management
2 44 (20.95%) Load Balancing
3 43 (20.48%) E-Commerce
4 38 (18.10%) Capacity Planning
5 34 (16.19%) ITIL
6 22 (10.48%) Network Architecture
7 17 (8.10%) PRINCE2
8 15 (7.14%) Security Management
9 14 (6.67%) Information Security
9 14 (6.67%) Identity Management
10 12 (5.71%) Project Management
11 11 (5.24%) Network Design
11 11 (5.24%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (3.81%) Network Management
13 8 (3.81%) Asset Management
14 7 (3.33%) Information Security Management
14 7 (3.33%) Data Security
15 6 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.81%) Perl
1 8 (3.81%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.38%) SQL
3 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.90%) PHP
3 4 (1.90%) Python
4 3 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 167 (79.52%) CCNP
3 62 (29.52%) CCIE
4 59 (28.10%) CCNA
5 48 (22.86%) CCIP
6 47 (22.38%) CISSP
7 34 (16.19%) CCDP
8 32 (15.24%) Degree
9 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (10.48%) MCP
11 19 (9.05%) MCSE
12 15 (7.14%) CISM
13 14 (6.67%) CCSE
13 14 (6.67%) CCVP
14 13 (6.19%) CCSA
15 11 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (4.76%) JNCIA
17 9 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (3.81%) MCSA
19 7 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) SLA
1 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 38 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.48%) Forefront TMG
2 22 (10.48%) UAG
3 18 (8.57%) Terminal Services
4 15 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 14 (6.67%) Snort
6 6 (2.86%) vSphere
7 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.43%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.43%) XenApp
10 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.86%) Cacti
4 4 (1.90%) Opsview
4 4 (1.90%) Puppet
4 4 (1.90%) Nagios
4 4 (1.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.95%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
6 1 (0.48%) Netcool
6 1 (0.48%) OpenView
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 198 (94.29%) Cisco
2 79 (37.62%) CheckPoint
3 53 (25.24%) Microsoft
4 50 (23.81%) Juniper
5 47 (22.38%) VMware
6 32 (15.24%) Symantec
7 24 (11.43%) F5
8 19 (9.05%) Citrix
9 17 (8.10%) Blue Coat
10 15 (7.14%) Sourcefire
11 14 (6.67%) HP
11 14 (6.67%) Sun
11 14 (6.67%) Oracle
12 11 (5.24%) Fortinet
12 11 (5.24%) Riverbed
13 9 (4.29%) Dell
14 8 (3.81%) NetApp
15 7 (3.33%) Red Hat
15 7 (3.33%) EMC
16 6 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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