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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 729 717 622
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -95
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 137 156 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.59% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 95 128 213
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
28874 26629 31837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.06% 26.64% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22749 21991 27082
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 -14 60 £45,000 -14.28% 1
London -17 27 £48,000 -1.53% 2
South East -54 27 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -11 10 £56,500 +25.55% 3
East of England 0 8 £35,750 -28.50%
South West -28 4 £48,750 +5.97% 3
East Midlands -11 1 £30,000 -
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 217 (93.53%) Cisco
3 192 (82.76%) CCNP
4 188 (81.03%) Firewall
5 141 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
6 126 (54.31%) WAN
7 121 (52.16%) LAN
8 104 (44.83%) Network Security
9 96 (41.38%) CheckPoint
10 74 (31.90%) MPLS
11 70 (30.17%) VoIP
12 66 (28.45%) VPN
13 65 (28.02%) Incident Management
14 59 (25.43%) FWSM
15 58 (25.00%) CCIE
16 57 (24.57%) CISSP
17 56 (24.14%) E-Commerce
18 54 (23.28%) Juniper
19 52 (22.41%) Capacity Planning
20 49 (21.12%) Load Balancing
21 48 (20.69%) CCNA
22 46 (19.83%) Windows
23 44 (18.97%) CCIP
24 42 (18.10%) Microsoft
25 39 (16.81%) VMware
26 35 (15.09%) Degree
27 34 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
28 33 (14.22%) ITIL
29 32 (13.79%) MS Excel
29 32 (13.79%) DNS

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (5.17%) Lync
2 9 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.45%) IIS
4 7 (3.02%) Apache
4 7 (3.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 188 (81.03%) Firewall
2 141 (60.78%) Cisco ASA
3 126 (54.31%) WAN
4 121 (52.16%) LAN
5 104 (44.83%) Network Security
6 74 (31.90%) MPLS
7 70 (30.17%) VoIP
8 66 (28.45%) VPN
9 59 (25.43%) FWSM
10 32 (13.79%) DNS
11 31 (13.36%) TCP/IP
12 28 (12.07%) BGP
13 27 (11.64%) Internet
14 25 (10.78%) DHCP
15 23 (9.91%) OSPF
16 22 (9.48%) Cisco Nexus
17 21 (9.05%) Wireless
18 20 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
19 19 (8.19%) SSL
20 18 (7.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.02%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.02%) RDBMS
2 7 (3.02%) MySQL
2 7 (3.02%) Informix
2 7 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.02%) Hudson
1 7 (3.02%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.02%) JIRA
1 7 (3.02%) Subversion
General
1 19 (8.19%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.88%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (55.60%) Network Engineer
2 30 (12.93%) Analyst
2 30 (12.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (12.07%) Security Analyst
4 24 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 20 (8.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 18 (7.76%) Operations Engineer
6 18 (7.76%) Network Operations Engineer
7 16 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
7 16 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (4.74%) Senior Security Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Network Analyst
11 8 (3.45%) Network Manager
11 8 (3.45%) Network Architect
11 8 (3.45%) Architect
12 7 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.45%) Middleware
2 7 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.19%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (3.02%) IBM XIV
3 7 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.02%) SecurID
3 7 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.86%) Replication
4 2 (0.86%) Firmware
5 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.43%) Wiki
5 1 (0.43%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.83%) Windows
2 21 (9.05%) UNIX
3 20 (8.62%) Linux
4 10 (4.31%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.31%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 6 (2.59%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.02%) Incident Management
2 56 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 52 (22.41%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (21.12%) Load Balancing
5 33 (14.22%) ITIL
6 25 (10.78%) Kalman Filter
7 24 (10.34%) Network Architecture
8 21 (9.05%) Project Management
9 18 (7.76%) Information Security
9 18 (7.76%) PRINCE2
10 17 (7.33%) Identity Management
11 16 (6.90%) Security Management
12 15 (6.47%) Data Security
13 12 (5.17%) Line Management
14 10 (4.31%) Network Management
15 8 (3.45%) Network Design
15 8 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (3.02%) Performance Management
16 7 (3.02%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.31%) Perl
1 10 (4.31%) Shell Script
2 7 (3.02%) Bash Shell
2 7 (3.02%) PHP
3 5 (2.16%) SQL
4 4 (1.72%) C
5 3 (1.29%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 232 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (82.76%) CCNP
3 58 (25.00%) CCIE
4 57 (24.57%) CISSP
5 48 (20.69%) CCNA
6 44 (18.97%) CCIP
7 35 (15.09%) Degree
8 31 (13.36%) CCDP
9 17 (7.33%) CCSE
10 16 (6.90%) CCDA
10 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (6.47%) MCSE
11 15 (6.47%) CISM
11 15 (6.47%) CCVP
12 13 (5.60%) JNCIA
13 12 (5.17%) MCP
14 11 (4.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (4.74%) CCSA
15 10 (4.31%) CCDE
16 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.02%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.59%) SLA
3 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.03%) Forefront TMG
2 14 (6.03%) UAG
3 12 (5.17%) Snort
4 9 (3.88%) vSphere
5 8 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 7 (3.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (2.59%) XenApp
7 6 (2.59%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.16%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (5.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (3.45%) Cacti
2 8 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (3.02%) Opsview
3 7 (3.02%) Puppet
3 7 (3.02%) Nagios
3 7 (3.02%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.43%) Netcool
4 1 (0.43%) OpenView
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 217 (93.53%) Cisco
2 96 (41.38%) CheckPoint
3 54 (23.28%) Juniper
4 42 (18.10%) Microsoft
5 39 (16.81%) VMware
6 32 (13.79%) Symantec
7 25 (10.78%) F5
8 18 (7.76%) HP
8 18 (7.76%) Sun
9 17 (7.33%) Oracle
9 17 (7.33%) Riverbed
10 15 (6.47%) Blue Coat
11 14 (6.03%) Sourcefire
11 14 (6.03%) Citrix
12 10 (4.31%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.45%) Fortinet
13 8 (3.45%) NetApp
14 7 (3.02%) Veritas
14 7 (3.02%) IBM
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago