The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 414 378 319
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -59
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 35 57 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.26% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.79% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 113
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7611 7203 7987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.62% 32.72% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5850 5791 6861
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 27 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire -16 4 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (94.44%) Cisco
3 46 (85.19%) CCNP
4 42 (77.78%) Firewall
5 30 (55.56%) CCIE
6 27 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (48.15%) WAN
8 25 (46.30%) Load Balancing
9 24 (44.44%) DNS
9 24 (44.44%) Juniper
10 23 (42.59%) DHCP
10 23 (42.59%) LAN
11 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
12 19 (35.19%) CCNA
12 19 (35.19%) Degree
13 18 (33.33%) CCIP
13 18 (33.33%) IPv6
14 17 (31.48%) IPX
14 17 (31.48%) ITIL
14 17 (31.48%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (29.63%) CISSP
16 15 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
17 14 (25.93%) VPN
17 14 (25.93%) CISM
18 13 (24.07%) Sourcefire
18 13 (24.07%) Snort
18 13 (24.07%) Forefront TMG
18 13 (24.07%) UAG
19 12 (22.22%) Lync

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (22.22%) Lync
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (77.78%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (48.15%) WAN
4 24 (44.44%) DNS
5 23 (42.59%) DHCP
5 23 (42.59%) LAN
6 18 (33.33%) IPv6
7 17 (31.48%) IPX
7 17 (31.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (25.93%) VPN
10 12 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (22.22%) IP Telephony
11 11 (20.37%) Network Security
12 7 (12.96%) IPsec
12 7 (12.96%) MPLS
12 7 (12.96%) OSPF
12 7 (12.96%) BGP
12 7 (12.96%) SSL
12 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Network Operations Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Vista
2 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Load Balancing
2 17 (31.48%) ITIL
3 12 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
4 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) Validation
5 2 (3.70%) eTOM
5 2 (3.70%) Business Development
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.85%) Time Management
6 1 (1.85%) Product Management
6 1 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.85%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.85%) Network Design
6 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Perl
1 4 (7.41%) Python
1 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (85.19%) CCNP
3 30 (55.56%) CCIE
4 19 (35.19%) CCNA
4 19 (35.19%) Degree
5 18 (33.33%) CCIP
6 16 (29.63%) CISSP
7 14 (25.93%) CISM
8 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (14.81%) JNCIA
10 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (5.56%) JNCIE
11 3 (5.56%) JNCIS
11 3 (5.56%) MCP
12 2 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (3.70%) CCDP
12 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
12 2 (3.70%) VTSP
13 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Snort
1 13 (24.07%) Forefront TMG
1 13 (24.07%) UAG
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) ISA Server
3 4 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) Juniper
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.07%) Sourcefire
5 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 7 (12.96%) HP
6 6 (11.11%) F5
7 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.56%) BT
9 3 (5.56%) Avaya
9 3 (5.56%) Adobe
10 2 (3.70%) NetApp
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) EMC
10 2 (3.70%) Citrix
10 2 (3.70%) Tufin
10 2 (3.70%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.85%) Riverbed