The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 74 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.70% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £56,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
CCSP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 188 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.39% 27.98% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 114 167 113
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CCSP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

CCSP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

CCSP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CCSP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

CCSP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £56,500 -
CCSP
West Midlands

CCSP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Network Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Security Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Network Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper