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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 135 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 38 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.28% 3.50% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 8
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 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
888 657 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.93% 20.56% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 774 487 471
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 £25,000
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 18 December 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 94 (100.00%) Cisco
1 94 (100.00%) CCNP
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (84.04%) WAN
3 76 (80.85%) LAN
4 75 (79.79%) Network Security
5 68 (72.34%) Firewall
6 63 (67.02%) Incident Management
7 59 (62.77%) Cisco ASA
8 56 (59.57%) CheckPoint
9 52 (55.32%) MPLS
9 52 (55.32%) VoIP
9 52 (55.32%) E-Commerce
9 52 (55.32%) Capacity Planning
10 47 (50.00%) FWSM
11 24 (25.53%) VMware
12 21 (22.34%) CCIE
13 19 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (19.15%) Riverbed
14 18 (19.15%) CCNA
15 16 (17.02%) Network Architecture
16 14 (14.89%) Wireless
17 13 (13.83%) CCDA
17 13 (13.83%) Windows
18 12 (12.77%) CCDP
18 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
18 12 (12.77%) CCVP
19 11 (11.70%) CCSA
19 11 (11.70%) CISSP
19 11 (11.70%) Internet

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (7.45%) Apache
1 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 79 (84.04%) WAN
2 76 (80.85%) LAN
3 75 (79.79%) Network Security
4 68 (72.34%) Firewall
5 59 (62.77%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (55.32%) VoIP
6 52 (55.32%) MPLS
7 47 (50.00%) FWSM
8 14 (14.89%) Wireless
9 11 (11.70%) Internet
10 10 (10.64%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (8.51%) BGP
11 8 (8.51%) NAS
11 8 (8.51%) SAN
11 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
12 5 (5.32%) VPN
12 5 (5.32%) VLAN
12 5 (5.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (4.26%) DMZ
14 3 (3.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) MySQL
1 7 (7.45%) Informix
1 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
1 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Subversion
1 7 (7.45%) JIRA
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.26%) Hudson
General
1 8 (8.51%) Games
2 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (73.40%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Network Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Security Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (7.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.32%) Middleware
3 3 (3.19%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (8.51%) IBM XIV
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (67.02%) Incident Management
2 52 (55.32%) E-Commerce
2 52 (55.32%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (17.02%) Network Architecture
4 11 (11.70%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (9.57%) Project Management
6 8 (8.51%) Load Balancing
6 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) Line Management
9 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.26%) Build Automation
10 3 (3.19%) ITIL
11 2 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (2.13%) Cyber Security
11 2 (2.13%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (2.13%) Network Design
11 2 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) Perl
1 7 (7.45%) PHP
1 7 (7.45%) Shell Script
1 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.26%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) CCNP
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.34%) CCIE
3 18 (19.15%) CCNA
4 13 (13.83%) CCDA
5 12 (12.77%) CCDP
5 12 (12.77%) CCVP
6 11 (11.70%) CCSA
6 11 (11.70%) CISSP
7 9 (9.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (8.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (7.45%) CCIP
10 5 (5.32%) CCDE
11 2 (2.13%) CCSE
11 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.51%) XenApp
2 8 (8.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (7.45%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.45%) Cacti
2 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (7.45%) Opsview
2 7 (7.45%) Graphite
2 7 (7.45%) Nagios
3 4 (4.26%) Puppet
4 3 (3.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (59.57%) CheckPoint
3 24 (25.53%) VMware
4 18 (19.15%) Riverbed
5 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.64%) Citrix
6 10 (10.64%) F5
7 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
8 8 (8.51%) Veritas
8 8 (8.51%) HP
8 8 (8.51%) IBM
9 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.32%) Symantec
11 4 (4.26%) NetApp
12 2 (2.13%) Juniper
12 2 (2.13%) ScanSafe