The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 596 568 491
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -77
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 34 53 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.47% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 112
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
CCSP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11176 11217 12183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.55% 25.16% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9155 9027 10234
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSP
Salary Trend in London

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

CCSP Salary Trend in London

CCSP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in London

CCSP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +5 14 £49,000 +18.07%
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (86.67%) Cisco
2 52 (86.67%) Firewall
3 46 (76.67%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (66.67%) VPN
5 30 (50.00%) CCNP
5 30 (50.00%) CISSP
6 28 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
7 23 (38.33%) Management Information System
7 23 (38.33%) Information Security
8 22 (36.67%) Windows
8 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
9 21 (35.00%) Oracle
9 21 (35.00%) UNIX
9 21 (35.00%) Sun
9 21 (35.00%) Symantec
9 21 (35.00%) Identity Management
10 18 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
11 17 (28.33%) WAN
11 17 (28.33%) BGP
12 16 (26.67%) LAN
13 15 (25.00%) OSPF
13 15 (25.00%) Data Security
13 15 (25.00%) Finance
13 15 (25.00%) Network Security
14 14 (23.33%) Juniper
15 13 (21.67%) Degree
16 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
16 12 (20.00%) CCSA
17 11 (18.33%) MS Excel

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 52 (86.67%) Firewall
2 46 (76.67%) Cisco ASA
3 40 (66.67%) VPN
4 17 (28.33%) WAN
4 17 (28.33%) BGP
5 16 (26.67%) LAN
6 15 (25.00%) OSPF
6 15 (25.00%) Network Security
7 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.33%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (16.67%) FWSM
9 10 (16.67%) Wireless
9 10 (16.67%) MPLS
10 5 (8.33%) VoIP
11 4 (6.67%) WLAN
11 4 (6.67%) ISDN
11 4 (6.67%) DSL
11 4 (6.67%) SSL
11 4 (6.67%) Extranet
11 4 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) Security Analyst
3 21 (35.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Network Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Security Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Consultant
8 6 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
11 3 (5.00%) Network Consultant
11 3 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
12 2 (3.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
12 2 (3.33%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) SecurID
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) UNIX
3 4 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
2 23 (38.33%) Information Security
3 21 (35.00%) Identity Management
4 15 (25.00%) Data Security
5 10 (16.67%) Security Management
5 10 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 9 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (13.33%) Project Management
7 8 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (6.67%) Network Design
8 4 (6.67%) Network Management
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL
9 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.33%) Service Management
10 2 (3.33%) Change Control
10 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.33%) Content Management
10 2 (3.33%) Line Management
11 1 (1.67%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (50.00%) CISSP
2 30 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (21.67%) Degree
4 12 (20.00%) CCSA
5 10 (16.67%) CCVP
5 10 (16.67%) CCNA
6 8 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (11.67%) CCDP
8 5 (8.33%) CCIE
8 5 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (6.67%) JNCIA
9 4 (6.67%) JNCIS
9 4 (6.67%) CCSE
9 4 (6.67%) CCIP
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.67%) GNVQ
11 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.67%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (15.00%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (86.67%) Cisco
2 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
3 21 (35.00%) Symantec
3 21 (35.00%) Sun
3 21 (35.00%) Oracle
4 14 (23.33%) Juniper
5 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 8 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 8 (13.33%) F5
7 5 (8.33%) VMware
7 5 (8.33%) EMC
7 5 (8.33%) Citrix
8 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.67%) Proofpoint
8 4 (6.67%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.00%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.33%) Websense
11 1 (1.67%) NetApp
11 1 (1.67%) Brocade