The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 231 210 207
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% 0.076% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.26% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £48,750 £46,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% +21.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £37,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £49,600 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1931 1553 2077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.70% 29.47% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1331 1805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCSP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CCSP Salary Trend in the South West

CCSP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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
Bristol +1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire -3 1 £52,500 +14.13%
Gloucestershire -8 1 - -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) CCDP
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) CCIP
6 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
7 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (26.67%) Symantec
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) CCSE
7 4 (26.67%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing
8 3 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) CCVP
8 3 (20.00%) CCIE
8 3 (20.00%) Solaris
8 3 (20.00%) MCSE
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) CISSP
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (20.00%) VMware

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) Q.931
4 2 (13.33%) QSIG
4 2 (13.33%) xDSL
5 1 (6.67%) Junos
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) CCDP
4 5 (33.33%) CCIP
5 4 (26.67%) MCP
5 4 (26.67%) CCSE
6 3 (20.00%) CCVP
6 3 (20.00%) CCIE
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) CISSP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
7 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
7 1 (6.67%) CEH
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Symantec
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat