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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 753 707 618
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -89
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 93 142 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.53% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 201
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
29878 26792 27166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.55% 27.25% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23951 21354 22478
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
South East -12 41 £50,000 +11.11% 3
London -4 22 £67,500 +42.10% 6
Yorkshire -10 22 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 7 £50,000 -
North West -2 2 £55,000 +83.33% 4
South West -26 2 £39,500 -12.22%
East of England -7 1 - -
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (91.36%) Cisco
3 187 (85.00%) CCNP
4 143 (65.00%) Firewall
5 126 (57.27%) WAN
6 104 (47.27%) Network Security
7 98 (44.55%) Cisco ASA
8 96 (43.64%) LAN
9 88 (40.00%) BGP
10 87 (39.55%) MPLS
11 84 (38.18%) CheckPoint
12 79 (35.91%) CCNA
13 72 (32.73%) OSPF
14 68 (30.91%) VoIP
15 59 (26.82%) VPN
16 57 (25.91%) F5
17 50 (22.73%) Incident Management
18 43 (19.55%) IPsec
19 42 (19.09%) CISSP
19 42 (19.09%) Juniper
20 41 (18.64%) Linux
20 41 (18.64%) VMware
20 41 (18.64%) CCSA
21 40 (18.18%) VLAN
22 38 (17.27%) Capacity Planning
23 37 (16.82%) Cisco Nexus
23 37 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
24 36 (16.36%) E-Commerce
24 36 (16.36%) Microsoft
24 36 (16.36%) CCIE

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.18%) Apache
1 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.36%) Node.js
3 2 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 143 (65.00%) Firewall
2 126 (57.27%) WAN
3 104 (47.27%) Network Security
4 98 (44.55%) Cisco ASA
5 96 (43.64%) LAN
6 88 (40.00%) BGP
7 87 (39.55%) MPLS
8 72 (32.73%) OSPF
9 68 (30.91%) VoIP
10 59 (26.82%) VPN
11 43 (19.55%) IPsec
12 40 (18.18%) VLAN
13 37 (16.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 35 (15.91%) TCP/IP
15 33 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
16 32 (14.55%) FWSM
17 30 (13.64%) Wireless
17 30 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
18 29 (13.18%) EIGRP
19 23 (10.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (3.18%) Informix
1 7 (3.18%) MySQL
1 7 (3.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.18%) Subversion
1 7 (3.18%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.18%) JIRA
2 4 (1.82%) Hudson
3 3 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (10.91%) Finance
2 10 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.09%) Games
4 6 (2.73%) Legal
5 3 (1.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 124 (56.36%) Network Engineer
2 44 (20.00%) Analyst
3 37 (16.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 34 (15.45%) Security Analyst
5 26 (11.82%) Network Analyst
6 20 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 20 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
7 19 (8.64%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 19 (8.64%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 16 (7.27%) Network Security Analyst
9 13 (5.91%) Architect
9 13 (5.91%) Security Engineer
10 12 (5.45%) Network Architect
10 12 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
12 9 (4.09%) Network Team Leader
12 9 (4.09%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 8 (3.64%) Network Specialist
14 7 (3.18%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.18%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.27%) Middleware
3 3 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (3.64%) IBM XIV
5 7 (3.18%) CMDB
6 6 (2.73%) Clustering
7 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.82%) PKI
9 2 (0.91%) Statistics
9 2 (0.91%) SecurID
10 1 (0.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.64%) Linux
2 31 (14.09%) Windows
3 13 (5.91%) UNIX
4 8 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.82%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.82%) Solaris
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.73%) Incident Management
2 38 (17.27%) Capacity Planning
3 36 (16.36%) E-Commerce
4 28 (12.73%) Project Management
5 27 (12.27%) Network Architecture
6 25 (11.36%) Load Balancing
7 24 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
8 23 (10.45%) Network Design
9 20 (9.09%) Network Management
10 19 (8.64%) Change Management
11 17 (7.73%) Security Management
12 16 (7.27%) Information Security
12 16 (7.27%) ITIL
13 14 (6.36%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (6.36%) Trend Analysis
13 14 (6.36%) Data Security
14 10 (4.55%) Change Control
15 9 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (4.09%) Network Load Balancing
16 8 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.45%) Shell Script
2 10 (4.55%) Perl
3 7 (3.18%) Bash Shell
3 7 (3.18%) PHP
3 7 (3.18%) SQL
4 3 (1.36%) Python
4 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.91%) VB
6 1 (0.45%) Lisp
6 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 220 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 187 (85.00%) CCNP
3 79 (35.91%) CCNA
4 42 (19.09%) CISSP
5 41 (18.64%) CCSA
6 36 (16.36%) CCIE
6 36 (16.36%) CCIP
7 28 (12.73%) CCDA
8 25 (11.36%) CCDP
9 17 (7.73%) JNCIA
9 17 (7.73%) CCVP
10 15 (6.82%) Degree
10 15 (6.82%) JNCIS
11 12 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (5.45%) JNCIP
12 11 (5.00%) CCSE
13 10 (4.55%) Check Point Certification
13 10 (4.55%) CISM
14 8 (3.64%) VCP4
14 8 (3.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.18%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (3.18%) vSphere
4 5 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.82%) UAG
5 4 (1.82%) XenApp
6 2 (0.91%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (7.73%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (4.09%) Cacti
4 8 (3.64%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.64%) Oracle Identity Management
5 7 (3.18%) Graphite
5 7 (3.18%) Opsview
5 7 (3.18%) Nagios
6 4 (1.82%) Puppet
7 3 (1.36%) Salt
7 3 (1.36%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.91%) WMI
8 2 (0.91%) Nessus
8 2 (0.91%) OpenView
Vendors
1 201 (91.36%) Cisco
2 84 (38.18%) CheckPoint
3 57 (25.91%) F5
4 42 (19.09%) Juniper
5 41 (18.64%) VMware
6 36 (16.36%) Microsoft
7 26 (11.82%) SolarWinds
8 14 (6.36%) Riverbed
9 13 (5.91%) Symantec
9 13 (5.91%) HP
10 12 (5.45%) IBM
11 10 (4.55%) Blue Coat
11 10 (4.55%) Sun
11 10 (4.55%) Avaya
11 10 (4.55%) ServiceNow
12 9 (4.09%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.64%) Oracle
13 8 (3.64%) Veritas
14 7 (3.18%) CA
15 6 (2.73%) Fortinet
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