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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 801 631 530
Rank change year-on-year
-170 -101
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 101 229 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.79% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71 180 343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30548 28855 32597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.73% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24664 23524 27845
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSP
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -95 37 £57,500 +15.00% 2
South East -70 21 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire -40 20 £45,000 +38.46% 1
East of England -18 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Midlands -4 8 £45,000 +12.50%
North West -7 3 £30,000 -33.33%
South West -6 2 £45,000 +16.88%
East Midlands -22 1 - -
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CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 262 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 250 (95.42%) Cisco
3 218 (83.21%) Firewall
4 199 (75.95%) CCNP
5 157 (59.92%) Network Security
6 144 (54.96%) Cisco ASA
7 128 (48.85%) VPN
8 123 (46.95%) CCNA
9 105 (40.08%) WAN
10 103 (39.31%) LAN
11 100 (38.17%) CheckPoint
12 89 (33.97%) VoIP
13 84 (32.06%) Juniper
14 83 (31.68%) OSPF
15 81 (30.92%) BGP
16 77 (29.39%) MPLS
17 70 (26.72%) SSL
17 70 (26.72%) VMware
18 69 (26.34%) IPsec
19 67 (25.57%) CCIE
20 64 (24.43%) Windows
21 63 (24.05%) CCSA
22 61 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
23 60 (22.90%) Microsoft
24 58 (22.14%) Cisco PIX
25 51 (19.47%) EIGRP
26 50 (19.08%) Blue Coat
27 49 (18.70%) Incident Management
27 49 (18.70%) F5
28 48 (18.32%) DNS

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (13.36%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.54%) SharePoint Server
2 25 (9.54%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 25 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (7.25%) IIS
4 4 (1.53%) Apache
4 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.92%) MS Office
3 14 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 218 (83.21%) Firewall
2 157 (59.92%) Network Security
3 144 (54.96%) Cisco ASA
4 128 (48.85%) VPN
5 105 (40.08%) WAN
6 103 (39.31%) LAN
7 89 (33.97%) VoIP
8 83 (31.68%) OSPF
9 81 (30.92%) BGP
10 77 (29.39%) MPLS
11 70 (26.72%) SSL
12 69 (26.34%) IPsec
13 58 (22.14%) Cisco PIX
14 51 (19.47%) EIGRP
15 48 (18.32%) DNS
16 44 (16.79%) TCP/IP
17 41 (15.65%) Wireless
18 37 (14.12%) Internet
19 36 (13.74%) Unified Communications
19 36 (13.74%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.53%) MySQL
3 4 (1.53%) Informix
4 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Subversion
1 1 (0.38%) JIRA
1 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.38%) Hudson
1 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (16.79%) Finance
2 24 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.15%) Banking
4 2 (0.76%) Marketing
4 2 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.38%) Games
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (45.42%) Network Engineer
2 41 (15.65%) Security Engineer
3 29 (11.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (10.69%) Security Specialist
5 26 (9.92%) Analyst
6 24 (9.16%) Consultant
7 22 (8.40%) Senior Network Engineer
8 19 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (7.25%) Network Analyst
9 18 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (6.49%) Network Consultant
11 16 (6.11%) Cisco Engineer
12 15 (5.73%) Security Analyst
13 14 (5.34%) Network Security Analyst
14 13 (4.96%) Senior Security Engineer
14 13 (4.96%) Network Security Consultant
14 13 (4.96%) Security Consultant
15 12 (4.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 10 (3.82%) Account Manager
17 9 (3.44%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.38%) Middleware
1 1 (0.38%) CSS
1 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.96%) Digital Media
3 9 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.05%) CLARiiON
5 6 (2.29%) Firmware
6 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.53%) SecurID
6 4 (1.53%) Replication
7 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.43%) Windows
2 47 (17.94%) Linux
3 28 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.25%) Windows 7
4 19 (7.25%) Windows Vista
4 19 (7.25%) Windows XP
4 19 (7.25%) UNIX
5 9 (3.44%) Solaris
6 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.05%) Mac OS X
6 8 (3.05%) SUSE
7 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.70%) Incident Management
2 39 (14.89%) ITIL
3 37 (14.12%) Load Balancing
4 31 (11.83%) Network Architecture
5 30 (11.45%) E-Commerce
5 30 (11.45%) Service Delivery
6 28 (10.69%) Information Security
6 28 (10.69%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (9.92%) Network Design
8 23 (8.78%) Change Management
8 23 (8.78%) SIEM
9 17 (6.49%) Change Control
10 16 (6.11%) Cyber Security
10 16 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
11 15 (5.73%) Data Security
11 15 (5.73%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (5.34%) Trend Analysis
13 13 (4.96%) GAP Analysis
14 11 (4.20%) Business Development
14 11 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.05%) SQL
2 4 (1.53%) PHP
3 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.15%) Perl
4 2 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 262 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (75.95%) CCNP
3 123 (46.95%) CCNA
4 67 (25.57%) CCIE
5 63 (24.05%) CCSA
6 45 (17.18%) CCIP
7 44 (16.79%) CISSP
8 41 (15.65%) JNCIA
9 37 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (12.98%) MCP
11 31 (11.83%) MCSE
12 28 (10.69%) Degree
13 26 (9.92%) CCDP
14 21 (8.02%) CCSE
15 20 (7.63%) Security Cleared
16 16 (6.11%) MCSA
16 16 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (5.34%) VTSP
18 12 (4.58%) CCVP
19 9 (3.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.73%) SLA
2 15 (5.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 61 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.25%) Terminal Services
3 16 (6.11%) ISA Server
4 15 (5.73%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (5.73%) UAG
5 14 (5.34%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.82%) Snort
7 8 (3.05%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.05%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (2.67%) ProxySG
9 4 (1.53%) vSphere
10 1 (0.38%) XenApp
10 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 12 (4.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (3.82%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (3.44%) FortiGate
4 9 (3.44%) Cacti
5 7 (2.67%) Nessus
6 5 (1.91%) Netcool
7 4 (1.53%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.38%) Nagios
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 250 (95.42%) Cisco
2 100 (38.17%) CheckPoint
3 84 (32.06%) Juniper
4 70 (26.72%) VMware
5 60 (22.90%) Microsoft
6 50 (19.08%) Blue Coat
7 49 (18.70%) F5
8 35 (13.36%) Avaya
9 29 (11.07%) Citrix
10 22 (8.40%) EMC
11 19 (7.25%) Dell
12 17 (6.49%) Fortinet
13 16 (6.11%) SolarWinds
13 16 (6.11%) Nokia
14 15 (5.73%) Symantec
14 15 (5.73%) NetApp
14 15 (5.73%) ServiceNow
14 15 (5.73%) Q1 Labs
15 13 (4.96%) Oracle
16 12 (4.58%) Red Hat
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