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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank - 223 223
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.019% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.064% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1861 1555 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.81% 28.88% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1253 1608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Q.931
3 2 (50.00%) QSIG
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) CEH
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) xDSL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Q.931
2 2 (50.00%) QSIG
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CEH
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCVP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat