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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 415 361 351
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 27 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 1.10% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 64
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
7289 6713 7895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.23% 31.69% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 5415 6744
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,879 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 September 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 22 September 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
Surrey -13 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire -19 7 £42,000 -4.54%
West Sussex -15 3 £55,000 -
Kent -2 2 £43,750 -16.66%
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (94.74%) CCNP
3 48 (84.21%) Firewall
4 40 (70.18%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (56.14%) WAN
6 29 (50.88%) CCIE
6 29 (50.88%) Juniper
7 28 (49.12%) LAN
8 22 (38.60%) CCNA
9 21 (36.84%) DHCP
9 21 (36.84%) Load Balancing
10 19 (33.33%) CCIP
10 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 19 (33.33%) Degree
11 18 (31.58%) DNS
11 18 (31.58%) IPv6
11 18 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (29.82%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (29.82%) IPX
13 16 (28.07%) CISSP
14 14 (24.56%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (24.56%) CISM
14 14 (24.56%) ITIL
15 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
15 12 (21.05%) OSPF
15 12 (21.05%) BGP
15 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
15 12 (21.05%) Network Security
15 12 (21.05%) Lync

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (21.05%) Lync
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 48 (84.21%) Firewall
2 40 (70.18%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (56.14%) WAN
4 28 (49.12%) LAN
5 21 (36.84%) DHCP
6 18 (31.58%) DNS
6 18 (31.58%) IPv6
6 18 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (29.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (29.82%) IPX
8 14 (24.56%) Cisco PIX
9 12 (21.05%) OSPF
9 12 (21.05%) BGP
9 12 (21.05%) Network Security
9 12 (21.05%) IP Telephony
10 11 (19.30%) VPN
11 10 (17.54%) VoIP
12 9 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (15.79%) MPLS
13 8 (14.04%) IPsec
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Operations Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Network Operations Engineer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (24.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 14 (24.56%) ITIL
3 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.77%) Change Management
4 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Security
6 3 (5.26%) Network Management
6 3 (5.26%) Change Control
6 3 (5.26%) Line Management
7 2 (3.51%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (3.51%) Validation
7 2 (3.51%) eTOM
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Product Management
8 1 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) Python
1 3 (5.26%) Perl
1 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (94.74%) CCNP
3 29 (50.88%) CCIE
4 22 (38.60%) CCNA
5 19 (33.33%) CCIP
5 19 (33.33%) Degree
6 16 (28.07%) CISSP
7 14 (24.56%) CISM
8 10 (17.54%) JNCIA
9 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.77%) JNCIS
11 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
12 3 (5.26%) JNCIE
12 3 (5.26%) CCSE
13 2 (3.51%) CCSA
13 2 (3.51%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (3.51%) CCDA
13 2 (3.51%) CCDP
14 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Snort
2 9 (15.79%) Forefront TMG
2 9 (15.79%) UAG
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (50.88%) Juniper
3 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 12 (21.05%) Sourcefire
5 9 (15.79%) F5
5 9 (15.79%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.02%) Avaya
7 4 (7.02%) McAfee
8 3 (5.26%) Websense
8 3 (5.26%) BT
8 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.26%) Aruba
8 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.51%) AlgoSec
9 2 (3.51%) VMware
9 2 (3.51%) Lumension
9 2 (3.51%) Tufin
9 2 (3.51%) ProCurve