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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 402 418 390
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 36 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.31% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 44
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
6406 7631 7299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.09% 33.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 6111 5861
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +22 16 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire +10 13 £55,000 +69.23%
Kent +14 6 £50,000 +11.11%
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (84.51%) CCNP
2 60 (84.51%) Cisco
3 38 (53.52%) CCNA
4 35 (49.30%) WAN
5 33 (46.48%) MPLS
5 33 (46.48%) OSPF
5 33 (46.48%) BGP
5 33 (46.48%) F5
6 30 (42.25%) VoIP
6 30 (42.25%) VLAN
7 27 (38.03%) Firewall
7 27 (38.03%) Spanning Tree
8 25 (35.21%) DNS
8 25 (35.21%) CISSP
9 21 (29.58%) CCIP
10 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.17%) VMware
11 19 (26.76%) Intrusion Detection
11 19 (26.76%) Linux
12 18 (25.35%) IPsec
13 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (22.54%) Management Information System
15 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
15 15 (21.13%) CCDA
15 15 (21.13%) CCDP
15 15 (21.13%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (49.30%) WAN
2 33 (46.48%) MPLS
2 33 (46.48%) OSPF
2 33 (46.48%) BGP
3 30 (42.25%) VoIP
3 30 (42.25%) VLAN
4 27 (38.03%) Firewall
4 27 (38.03%) Spanning Tree
5 25 (35.21%) DNS
6 19 (26.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (25.35%) IPsec
8 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
8 15 (21.13%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (19.72%) EIGRP
9 14 (19.72%) PPP
10 12 (16.90%) SNMP
10 12 (16.90%) VPN
10 12 (16.90%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Big Data
General
1 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
1 6 (8.45%) Law
1 6 (8.45%) Legal
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.99%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (28.17%) Operations Engineer
3 20 (28.17%) Network Operations Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Security Operations Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Security Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) CSS
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Management Information System
2 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) CMDB
3 5 (7.04%) Statistics
4 4 (5.63%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) UNIX
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.90%) Information Security
3 10 (14.08%) Security Management
3 10 (14.08%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (11.27%) Change Management
4 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
4 8 (11.27%) Network Design
5 6 (8.45%) ERP
5 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
5 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.45%) Analytics
5 6 (8.45%) Cyber Security
5 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (8.45%) Test Management
5 6 (8.45%) SIEM
6 5 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.63%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL
7 4 (5.63%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.63%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.63%) VB
3 3 (4.23%) C
4 2 (2.82%) Python
4 2 (2.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (84.51%) CCNP
3 38 (53.52%) CCNA
4 25 (35.21%) CISSP
5 21 (29.58%) CCIP
6 15 (21.13%) CCDA
6 15 (21.13%) CCDP
7 12 (16.90%) CCIE
7 12 (16.90%) JNCIS
7 12 (16.90%) Degree
8 11 (15.49%) CEH
9 10 (14.08%) CISM
10 6 (8.45%) CCSA
10 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
11 5 (7.04%) CISA
12 4 (5.63%) SSCP
12 4 (5.63%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (5.63%) Linux+ Certification
13 3 (4.23%) MCSE
13 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.63%) Snort
4 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 60 (84.51%) Cisco
2 33 (46.48%) F5
3 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.17%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) Sourcefire
5 6 (8.45%) SAP
6 5 (7.04%) Juniper
6 5 (7.04%) Dell
7 4 (5.63%) Intel
7 4 (5.63%) IBM
7 4 (5.63%) TippingPoint
7 4 (5.63%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.82%) HP
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