The first table below looks at the demand for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank - 239 239
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.083% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1629 1669 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.89% 23.00% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1400 1612
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCSP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCSP Salary Trend in the North West

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) VTSP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp