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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 719 721 575
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -146
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 141 155 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.58% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 98 121 251
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
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
28718 26939 31135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 26.56% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22868 22207 26173
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 +24 64 £45,000 -14.28%
London +8 29 £48,000 -1.53% 1
South East -68 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -32 8 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England -17 7 £33,500 -16.25%
South West -13 4 £48,750 +5.97%
East Midlands -4 1 £30,000 -57.14%
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 235 (94.00%) Cisco
3 209 (83.60%) CCNP
4 200 (80.00%) Firewall
5 158 (63.20%) Cisco ASA
6 140 (56.00%) WAN
7 136 (54.40%) LAN
8 122 (48.80%) Network Security
9 111 (44.40%) CheckPoint
10 90 (36.00%) MPLS
11 88 (35.20%) VoIP
12 77 (30.80%) VPN
13 69 (27.60%) Incident Management
14 65 (26.00%) FWSM
15 61 (24.40%) CCIE
16 59 (23.60%) E-Commerce
17 58 (23.20%) CISSP
18 56 (22.40%) Capacity Planning
19 55 (22.00%) Juniper
19 55 (22.00%) CCNA
20 49 (19.60%) Windows
21 48 (19.20%) BGP
22 46 (18.40%) Microsoft
23 45 (18.00%) CCIP
23 45 (18.00%) Load Balancing
24 41 (16.40%) VMware
25 39 (15.60%) MS Excel
26 35 (14.00%) CCDP
26 35 (14.00%) OSPF
26 35 (14.00%) Degree

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (4.40%) Lync
2 7 (2.80%) Apache
2 7 (2.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (2.40%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.00%) IIS
4 5 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 200 (80.00%) Firewall
2 158 (63.20%) Cisco ASA
3 140 (56.00%) WAN
4 136 (54.40%) LAN
5 122 (48.80%) Network Security
6 90 (36.00%) MPLS
7 88 (35.20%) VoIP
8 77 (30.80%) VPN
9 65 (26.00%) FWSM
10 48 (19.20%) BGP
11 35 (14.00%) OSPF
12 32 (12.80%) Wireless
13 31 (12.40%) TCP/IP
14 28 (11.20%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (10.40%) Internet
15 26 (10.40%) Cisco PIX
16 25 (10.00%) DNS
17 23 (9.20%) IPsec
18 22 (8.80%) SSL
19 21 (8.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (2.80%) Informix
2 7 (2.80%) MySQL
2 7 (2.80%) RDBMS
2 7 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Subversion
1 7 (2.80%) JIRA
1 7 (2.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.80%) Hudson
1 7 (2.80%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (9.60%) Finance
2 18 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.60%) Games
4 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 141 (56.40%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.60%) Analyst
3 31 (12.40%) Security Analyst
4 30 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 25 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 22 (8.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 21 (8.40%) Operations Engineer
7 21 (8.40%) Network Operations Engineer
8 20 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 20 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
9 19 (7.60%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.80%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.40%) Network Analyst
12 10 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.60%) Consultant
13 9 (3.60%) Senior Security Engineer
14 8 (3.20%) Network Security Analyst
14 8 (3.20%) Network Architect
14 8 (3.20%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 8 (3.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.20%) Middleware
2 7 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.40%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.20%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.80%) SecurID
5 7 (2.80%) IBM XIV
6 2 (0.80%) Statistics
6 2 (0.80%) PKI
6 2 (0.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.40%) CESG
7 1 (0.40%) Wiki
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.60%) Windows
2 23 (9.20%) Linux
3 21 (8.40%) UNIX
4 10 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.60%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.80%) Solaris
8 6 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.60%) Incident Management
2 59 (23.60%) E-Commerce
3 56 (22.40%) Capacity Planning
4 45 (18.00%) Load Balancing
5 30 (12.00%) ITIL
6 28 (11.20%) Project Management
7 27 (10.80%) Kalman Filter
8 25 (10.00%) Network Architecture
9 21 (8.40%) Data Security
10 20 (8.00%) Information Security
11 19 (7.60%) PRINCE2
11 19 (7.60%) Identity Management
12 18 (7.20%) Security Management
13 14 (5.60%) Network Management
14 13 (5.20%) Line Management
15 11 (4.40%) Network Design
16 10 (4.00%) Change Control
16 10 (4.00%) Change Management
17 9 (3.60%) Information Security Management
18 8 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.60%) Shell Script
1 9 (3.60%) Perl
2 7 (2.80%) PHP
2 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.60%) C
4 3 (1.20%) SQL
5 2 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.40%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 250 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 209 (83.60%) CCNP
3 61 (24.40%) CCIE
4 58 (23.20%) CISSP
5 55 (22.00%) CCNA
6 45 (18.00%) CCIP
7 35 (14.00%) CCDP
7 35 (14.00%) Degree
8 21 (8.40%) CCVP
9 20 (8.00%) CCDA
10 17 (6.80%) CCSE
10 17 (6.80%) JNCIA
11 16 (6.40%) CCSA
12 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (5.20%) CISM
13 13 (5.20%) MCSE
14 12 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (4.00%) CCDE
15 10 (4.00%) JNCIS
16 9 (3.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.40%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.60%) SLA
4 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.00%) UAG
2 15 (6.00%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (4.40%) Snort
4 9 (3.60%) vSphere
5 8 (3.20%) XenApp
6 7 (2.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.60%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.80%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 11 (4.40%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (3.20%) Cacti
4 7 (2.80%) Nagios
4 7 (2.80%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.80%) Puppet
4 7 (2.80%) Opsview
5 3 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.40%) Netcool
6 1 (0.40%) OpenView
6 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 235 (94.00%) Cisco
2 111 (44.40%) CheckPoint
3 55 (22.00%) Juniper
4 46 (18.40%) Microsoft
5 41 (16.40%) VMware
6 32 (12.80%) Symantec
7 30 (12.00%) F5
8 23 (9.20%) Riverbed
9 20 (8.00%) Sun
9 20 (8.00%) Blue Coat
10 19 (7.60%) Oracle
11 18 (7.20%) HP
12 17 (6.80%) SolarWinds
13 14 (5.60%) Citrix
14 13 (5.20%) Sourcefire
15 10 (4.00%) Red Hat
16 8 (3.20%) ServiceNow
16 8 (3.20%) NetApp
16 8 (3.20%) Avaya
17 7 (2.80%) Veritas
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