The first table below looks at the demand for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 31 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 133 137 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.13% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.33% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
998 898 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.64% 39.13% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 631 698 656
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSP
Berkshire

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCSP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CCSP Salary Trend in Reading

CCSP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) JNCIA
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) PPP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCIP
3 4 (66.67%) DSL
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) L2TP
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) xDSL
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (33.33%) AlgoSec

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) PPP
2 4 (66.67%) DSL
3 3 (50.00%) L2TP
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) xDSL
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) RIP
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) X.21
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) ATM
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) eTOM
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCIP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) AlgoSec
3 2 (33.33%) Tufin
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint