The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 94 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 3 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.37% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 1.29% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 16
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
CCSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
300 309 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.85% 28.77% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 253 282 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCSP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSP across the Kent region.

CCSP Salary Trend in Kent

CCSP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 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
Maidstone - 3 £47,500 -
CCSP
South East

CCSP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension