The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 133 151 147
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 52 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.42% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 2.64% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,600 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
CCSP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
935 643 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.57% 20.72% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 790 494 434
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCSP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CCSP Salary Trend in Leeds

CCSP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
1 100 (100.00%) CCNP
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (82.00%) WAN
3 80 (80.00%) Network Security
4 79 (79.00%) LAN
5 74 (74.00%) Firewall
6 66 (66.00%) Incident Management
7 64 (64.00%) Cisco ASA
8 61 (61.00%) CheckPoint
9 58 (58.00%) MPLS
9 58 (58.00%) VoIP
10 55 (55.00%) E-Commerce
10 55 (55.00%) Capacity Planning
11 53 (53.00%) FWSM
12 27 (27.00%) VMware
13 22 (22.00%) CCIE
13 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (19.00%) Riverbed
15 17 (17.00%) Network Architecture
15 17 (17.00%) CCNA
16 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
16 14 (14.00%) Windows
16 14 (14.00%) Wireless
17 13 (13.00%) CCDA
17 13 (13.00%) F5
18 12 (12.00%) CCDP
18 12 (12.00%) Linux
18 12 (12.00%) CISSP
18 12 (12.00%) Internet

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (8.00%) Apache
1 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 82 (82.00%) WAN
2 80 (80.00%) Network Security
3 79 (79.00%) LAN
4 74 (74.00%) Firewall
5 64 (64.00%) Cisco ASA
6 58 (58.00%) VoIP
6 58 (58.00%) MPLS
7 53 (53.00%) FWSM
8 14 (14.00%) Wireless
9 12 (12.00%) Internet
10 9 (9.00%) NAS
10 9 (9.00%) SAN
10 9 (9.00%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (8.00%) BGP
12 7 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (5.00%) VLAN
13 5 (5.00%) VPN
14 4 (4.00%) DMZ
15 3 (3.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MySQL
1 8 (8.00%) Informix
1 8 (8.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Subversion
1 8 (8.00%) JIRA
1 8 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 9 (9.00%) Games
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (73.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Network Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Security Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
5 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.00%) Middleware
3 3 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (9.00%) IBM XIV
3 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 12 (12.00%) Linux
3 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (66.00%) Incident Management
2 55 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 55 (55.00%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (17.00%) Network Architecture
4 11 (11.00%) Trend Analysis
5 10 (10.00%) Project Management
6 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
6 9 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.00%) Line Management
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.00%) Change Management
10 4 (4.00%) Build Automation
11 3 (3.00%) ITIL
12 2 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (2.00%) Cyber Security
12 2 (2.00%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (2.00%) Network Design
12 2 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) Perl
1 8 (8.00%) PHP
1 8 (8.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (100.00%) CCNP
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.00%) CCIE
3 17 (17.00%) CCNA
4 13 (13.00%) CCDA
5 12 (12.00%) CCDP
5 12 (12.00%) CISSP
5 12 (12.00%) CCVP
6 11 (11.00%) CCSA
7 10 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (9.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (7.00%) CCIP
10 6 (6.00%) CCDE
11 4 (4.00%) CCSE
12 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (8.00%) vSphere
3 8 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (8.00%) Cacti
2 8 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (8.00%) Nagios
2 8 (8.00%) Opsview
3 5 (5.00%) Puppet
4 3 (3.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (61.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (27.00%) VMware
4 19 (19.00%) Riverbed
5 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.00%) F5
7 10 (10.00%) Citrix
7 10 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 9 (9.00%) Veritas
8 9 (9.00%) HP
8 9 (9.00%) IBM
9 8 (8.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.00%) Symantec
11 5 (5.00%) NetApp
12 2 (2.00%) Juniper
12 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.00%) Sourcefire
12 2 (2.00%) ScanSafe