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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 761 691 621
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -70
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 127 162 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.60% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 89 136 227
Average salary £46,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.08% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
29271 26901 31346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.93% 27.03% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22897 22080 26790
Average salary £45,000 £44,145 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 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 29 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
(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 -22 51 £45,000 +38.46% 2
South East -52 30 £50,000 +5.26% 3
London -22 28 £48,000 -4.00% 1
East of England -11 6 £33,500 -44.16%
South West -18 6 £43,750 -4.89% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £56,500 +25.55%
East Midlands -21 1 £30,000 -
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 202 (94.39%) Cisco
3 176 (82.24%) Firewall
4 174 (81.31%) CCNP
5 124 (57.94%) Cisco ASA
6 105 (49.07%) WAN
7 100 (46.73%) LAN
8 95 (44.39%) Network Security
9 85 (39.72%) CheckPoint
10 67 (31.31%) VPN
11 63 (29.44%) MPLS
12 61 (28.50%) VoIP
13 56 (26.17%) Incident Management
14 54 (25.23%) CCIE
15 52 (24.30%) CCNA
15 52 (24.30%) CISSP
16 51 (23.83%) E-Commerce
17 50 (23.36%) CCIP
17 50 (23.36%) FWSM
18 49 (22.90%) Juniper
19 45 (21.03%) Windows
19 45 (21.03%) Load Balancing
19 45 (21.03%) Capacity Planning
20 44 (20.56%) Microsoft
21 42 (19.63%) VMware
22 40 (18.69%) DNS
23 37 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 33 (15.42%) Degree
25 32 (14.95%) ITIL
25 32 (14.95%) MS Excel

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (7.94%) MS Exchange
1 17 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 17 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.48%) SharePoint Server
2 16 (7.48%) IIS
3 12 (5.61%) Lync
4 4 (1.87%) Apache
4 4 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 176 (82.24%) Firewall
2 124 (57.94%) Cisco ASA
3 105 (49.07%) WAN
4 100 (46.73%) LAN
5 95 (44.39%) Network Security
6 67 (31.31%) VPN
7 63 (29.44%) MPLS
8 61 (28.50%) VoIP
9 50 (23.36%) FWSM
10 40 (18.69%) DNS
11 31 (14.49%) TCP/IP
12 30 (14.02%) Internet
13 25 (11.68%) DHCP
14 22 (10.28%) SSL
15 21 (9.81%) BGP
15 21 (9.81%) Cisco PIX
16 20 (9.35%) SAN
16 20 (9.35%) OSPF
17 18 (8.41%) IPv6
17 18 (8.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.87%) Informix
4 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Subversion
1 4 (1.87%) JIRA
1 4 (1.87%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.87%) Hudson
1 4 (1.87%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.48%) Finance
3 6 (2.80%) Games
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (53.27%) Network Engineer
2 31 (14.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (13.08%) Analyst
4 26 (12.15%) Security Analyst
5 24 (11.21%) Security Engineer
6 23 (10.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 19 (8.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (7.94%) Operations Engineer
8 17 (7.94%) Network Operations Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) IT Security Analyst
9 16 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (5.61%) Senior Security Engineer
11 10 (4.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.74%) Network Manager
13 7 (3.27%) Network Analyst
13 7 (3.27%) Support Engineer
14 6 (2.80%) Architect
14 6 (2.80%) Consultant
14 6 (2.80%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.87%) Middleware
1 4 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.34%) SecurID
4 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (1.87%) IBM XIV
5 2 (0.93%) Firmware
5 2 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.03%) Windows
2 22 (10.28%) UNIX
3 17 (7.94%) Windows XP
3 17 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (7.94%) Windows 7
4 16 (7.48%) Windows Vista
4 16 (7.48%) Linux
5 7 (3.27%) Solaris
5 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.17%) Incident Management
2 51 (23.83%) E-Commerce
3 45 (21.03%) Load Balancing
3 45 (21.03%) Capacity Planning
4 32 (14.95%) ITIL
5 23 (10.75%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (8.88%) Network Architecture
7 18 (8.41%) PRINCE2
8 17 (7.94%) Identity Management
8 17 (7.94%) Information Security
9 15 (7.01%) Security Management
10 13 (6.07%) Project Management
11 11 (5.14%) Data Security
12 9 (4.21%) Network Design
13 7 (3.27%) Information Security Management
13 7 (3.27%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.34%) Network Management
14 5 (2.34%) Trend Analysis
14 5 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (1.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.74%) Perl
1 8 (3.74%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.34%) SQL
3 4 (1.87%) Python
3 4 (1.87%) PHP
3 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.87%) C
Qualifications
1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 174 (81.31%) CCNP
3 54 (25.23%) CCIE
4 52 (24.30%) CCNA
4 52 (24.30%) CISSP
5 50 (23.36%) CCIP
6 33 (15.42%) Degree
7 29 (13.55%) CCDP
8 25 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (9.35%) MCSE
10 16 (7.48%) MCP
10 16 (7.48%) CCSE
11 15 (7.01%) CISM
12 13 (6.07%) CCVP
13 11 (5.14%) CCSA
13 11 (5.14%) JNCIA
13 11 (5.14%) CCDA
14 9 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (3.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) SLA
2 4 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.35%) Forefront TMG
2 20 (9.35%) UAG
3 16 (7.48%) Terminal Services
4 12 (5.61%) Snort
5 11 (5.14%) ISA Server
6 6 (2.80%) vSphere
7 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.40%) XenApp
9 3 (1.40%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (6.07%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (2.34%) Cacti
2 5 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.87%) Puppet
3 4 (1.87%) Opsview
3 4 (1.87%) Nagios
3 4 (1.87%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
4 1 (0.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 202 (94.39%) Cisco
2 85 (39.72%) CheckPoint
3 49 (22.90%) Juniper
4 44 (20.56%) Microsoft
5 42 (19.63%) VMware
6 28 (13.08%) Symantec
7 21 (9.81%) F5
8 18 (8.41%) Sun
9 17 (7.94%) Oracle
10 14 (6.54%) HP
10 14 (6.54%) Blue Coat
10 14 (6.54%) Sourcefire
11 12 (5.61%) Citrix
12 11 (5.14%) Riverbed
13 10 (4.67%) Fortinet
14 6 (2.80%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.80%) NetApp
15 4 (1.87%) Veritas
15 4 (1.87%) Dell
15 4 (1.87%) EMC
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