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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 760 678 607
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -71
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 114 167 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83 134 244
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £32,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSP
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
South East -32 37 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Yorkshire -37 35 £45,000 - 1
London -63 20 £48,000 -4.00% 2
South West -10 11 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Midlands -17 6 £56,500 +25.55%
East of England -7 5 £35,250 -38.69% 3
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (94.34%) Cisco
3 174 (82.08%) Firewall
4 169 (79.72%) CCNP
5 119 (56.13%) Cisco ASA
6 99 (46.70%) WAN
7 97 (45.75%) LAN
8 95 (44.81%) Network Security
9 82 (38.68%) CheckPoint
10 81 (38.21%) VPN
11 68 (32.08%) CCIE
12 62 (29.25%) CCNA
13 58 (27.36%) VoIP
14 57 (26.89%) MPLS
15 56 (26.42%) Microsoft
16 52 (24.53%) DNS
16 52 (24.53%) Juniper
17 50 (23.58%) VMware
18 49 (23.11%) CCIP
18 49 (23.11%) Windows
19 48 (22.64%) CISSP
20 46 (21.70%) Incident Management
21 45 (21.23%) Load Balancing
22 41 (19.34%) E-Commerce
23 40 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
23 40 (18.87%) FWSM
24 39 (18.40%) CCDP
25 37 (17.45%) Capacity Planning
26 36 (16.98%) MS Excel
26 36 (16.98%) ITIL

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (9.43%) MS Exchange
1 20 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 20 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.96%) SharePoint Server
2 19 (8.96%) IIS
3 12 (5.66%) Lync
4 4 (1.89%) Apache
4 4 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.30%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 174 (82.08%) Firewall
2 119 (56.13%) Cisco ASA
3 99 (46.70%) WAN
4 97 (45.75%) LAN
5 95 (44.81%) Network Security
6 81 (38.21%) VPN
7 58 (27.36%) VoIP
8 57 (26.89%) MPLS
9 52 (24.53%) DNS
10 40 (18.87%) FWSM
11 35 (16.51%) TCP/IP
11 35 (16.51%) Internet
12 33 (15.57%) OSPF
12 33 (15.57%) DHCP
13 31 (14.62%) SSL
14 30 (14.15%) BGP
14 30 (14.15%) Cisco PIX
15 25 (11.79%) SAN
16 20 (9.43%) IPv6
16 20 (9.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.89%) Informix
4 4 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Subversion
1 4 (1.89%) JIRA
1 4 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.89%) Hudson
1 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (11.79%) Finance
2 22 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.83%) Games
4 3 (1.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (46.70%) Network Engineer
2 30 (14.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (12.26%) Security Engineer
4 22 (10.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (9.43%) Analyst
6 18 (8.49%) Consultant
6 18 (8.49%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (7.08%) Senior Security Engineer
10 14 (6.60%) Operations Engineer
10 14 (6.60%) Security Analyst
11 13 (6.13%) Network Consultant
11 13 (6.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) Network Operations Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) IT Security Analyst
12 11 (5.19%) Network Manager
13 9 (4.25%) Network Security Consultant
13 9 (4.25%) Security Consultant
14 8 (3.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.89%) Middleware
1 4 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.60%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 7 (3.30%) SecurID
5 5 (2.36%) Firmware
6 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.89%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.42%) Replication
8 2 (0.94%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.11%) Windows
2 22 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (9.91%) UNIX
4 19 (8.96%) Windows XP
4 19 (8.96%) Windows Vista
4 19 (8.96%) Windows 7
5 17 (8.02%) Linux
6 7 (3.30%) Solaris
6 7 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.94%) SUSE
9 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.70%) Incident Management
2 45 (21.23%) Load Balancing
3 41 (19.34%) E-Commerce
4 37 (17.45%) Capacity Planning
5 36 (16.98%) ITIL
6 23 (10.85%) Network Architecture
7 17 (8.02%) PRINCE2
8 15 (7.08%) Network Design
9 14 (6.60%) Security Management
9 14 (6.60%) Information Security
10 12 (5.66%) Project Management
10 12 (5.66%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.66%) Identity Management
11 11 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (3.77%) Network Management
12 8 (3.77%) Asset Management
12 8 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (3.30%) Data Security
14 6 (2.83%) Information Security Management
14 6 (2.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.77%) Perl
1 8 (3.77%) Shell Script
2 6 (2.83%) SQL
3 4 (1.89%) Python
3 4 (1.89%) PHP
3 4 (1.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.42%) C
Qualifications
1 212 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 169 (79.72%) CCNP
3 68 (32.08%) CCIE
4 62 (29.25%) CCNA
5 49 (23.11%) CCIP
6 48 (22.64%) CISSP
7 39 (18.40%) CCDP
8 31 (14.62%) Degree
9 25 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (10.85%) MCP
11 20 (9.43%) MCSE
12 17 (8.02%) CCVP
13 15 (7.08%) CCSE
13 15 (7.08%) CISM
13 15 (7.08%) CCSA
14 11 (5.19%) JNCIA
14 11 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (4.25%) MCSA
16 8 (3.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.83%) SLA
2 6 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (10.85%) Forefront TMG
2 23 (10.85%) UAG
3 19 (8.96%) Terminal Services
4 16 (7.55%) ISA Server
5 15 (7.08%) Snort
6 6 (2.83%) vSphere
7 5 (2.36%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.42%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.42%) XenApp
10 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.25%) SolarWinds Orion
1 9 (4.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (3.30%) Cacti
3 4 (1.89%) Puppet
3 4 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.89%) Nagios
3 4 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.89%) Opsview
4 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.47%) SCCM
6 1 (0.47%) Netcool
6 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 200 (94.34%) Cisco
2 82 (38.68%) CheckPoint
3 56 (26.42%) Microsoft
4 52 (24.53%) Juniper
5 50 (23.58%) VMware
6 31 (14.62%) Symantec
7 28 (13.21%) F5
8 20 (9.43%) Citrix
9 19 (8.96%) Blue Coat
10 15 (7.08%) Sourcefire
10 15 (7.08%) HP
11 12 (5.66%) Sun
11 12 (5.66%) Oracle
12 11 (5.19%) Fortinet
12 11 (5.19%) Riverbed
13 9 (4.25%) Dell
14 8 (3.77%) EMC
14 8 (3.77%) Red Hat
14 8 (3.77%) Avaya
14 8 (3.77%) NetApp
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