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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 419 359 349
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 30 80 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 1.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 66
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £59,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +10.84%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7192 6744 7674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.94% 31.14% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5478 5417 6535
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CCSP Salary Trend in the South East

CCSP
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

CCSP Salary Histogram in the South East

CCSP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Surrey -5 13 £50,000 -
Berkshire -31 13 £42,000 -8.19%
Kent +3 4 £50,000 +11.11%
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (98.51%) Cisco
3 63 (94.03%) CCNP
4 55 (82.09%) Firewall
5 48 (71.64%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (55.22%) WAN
7 35 (52.24%) Juniper
8 32 (47.76%) CCNA
9 31 (46.27%) LAN
10 28 (41.79%) CCIE
11 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
11 23 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (32.84%) CCIP
12 22 (32.84%) OSPF
12 22 (32.84%) BGP
13 20 (29.85%) CheckPoint
13 20 (29.85%) Network Security
14 19 (28.36%) VoIP
14 19 (28.36%) DHCP
15 18 (26.87%) VPN
15 18 (26.87%) Degree
15 18 (26.87%) Load Balancing
16 17 (25.37%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (25.37%) IPv6
17 16 (23.88%) CISSP
17 16 (23.88%) DNS
17 16 (23.88%) IPX
17 16 (23.88%) Cisco PIX
17 16 (23.88%) Intrusion Detection
18 15 (22.39%) JNCIA

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (16.42%) Lync
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 55 (82.09%) Firewall
2 48 (71.64%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (55.22%) WAN
4 31 (46.27%) LAN
5 23 (34.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (32.84%) OSPF
6 22 (32.84%) BGP
7 20 (29.85%) Network Security
8 19 (28.36%) VoIP
8 19 (28.36%) DHCP
9 18 (26.87%) VPN
10 17 (25.37%) IPv6
10 17 (25.37%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (23.88%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (23.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (23.88%) DNS
11 16 (23.88%) IPX
12 15 (22.39%) IPsec
13 13 (19.40%) SSL
14 12 (17.91%) MPLS
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (77.61%) Network Engineer
2 20 (29.85%) Operations Engineer
2 20 (29.85%) Network Operations Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (22.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (22.39%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Security Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Security Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Design Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Load Balancing
2 11 (16.42%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
3 10 (14.93%) Change Management
4 9 (13.43%) Project Management
5 8 (11.94%) Data Security
5 8 (11.94%) Network Management
5 8 (11.94%) Change Control
6 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.48%) Line Management
8 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.99%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) eTOM
8 2 (2.99%) Validation
9 1 (1.49%) Network Design
9 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.49%) Time Management
9 1 (1.49%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) Perl
1 2 (2.99%) Python
1 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (94.03%) CCNP
3 32 (47.76%) CCNA
4 28 (41.79%) CCIE
5 22 (32.84%) CCIP
6 18 (26.87%) Degree
7 16 (23.88%) CISSP
8 15 (22.39%) JNCIA
9 13 (19.40%) CISM
10 8 (11.94%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (10.45%) JNCIS
12 5 (7.46%) CCSE
12 5 (7.46%) CCDA
13 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
14 3 (4.48%) JNCIE
14 3 (4.48%) CCDP
14 3 (4.48%) CCSA
15 2 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
16 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 8 (11.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Snort
2 8 (11.94%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (11.94%) UAG
3 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 66 (98.51%) Cisco
2 35 (52.24%) Juniper
3 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.85%) CheckPoint
5 14 (20.90%) F5
6 11 (16.42%) Sourcefire
7 9 (13.43%) HP
7 9 (13.43%) Avaya
7 9 (13.43%) ServiceNow
8 8 (11.94%) Blue Coat
8 8 (11.94%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.96%) McAfee
10 5 (7.46%) Websense
10 5 (7.46%) VMware
10 5 (7.46%) Aruba
11 4 (5.97%) Lumension
11 4 (5.97%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.48%) BT
13 2 (2.99%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.99%) Tufin