The table below looks at the statistics for CCSP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 795 897 879
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 120 71 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.065% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 98 67 85
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26055 30058 32064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.36% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21070 23947 25135
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCSP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSP within the UK.

CCSP Salary Trend in the UK

CCSP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

CCSP Salary Histogram in the UK

CCSP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +84 105 £57,500 +15.00% 8
London +94 77 £60,000 - 4
City of London +84 25 £55,000 -29.03% 3
South East +22 11 £52,500 +16.66%
Berkshire +14 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Scotland +15 8 - -
Edinburgh - 8 - -
Feltham - 7 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +9 5 £46,125 -7.75%
Slough - 5 £52,500 -
Reading +15 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Leeds +14 4 £46,125 -7.75%
West Yorkshire -1 4 £46,125 -7.75%
Bristol - 3 £45,000 - 3
South West - 3 £45,000 - 3
East of England +34 2 £75,000 +57.89%
Hertfordshire +26 2 £75,000 +57.89%
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £39,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey +23 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Kent +14 1 £44,000 -13.72%
Sevenoaks +11 1 £44,000 -15.38%
Sheffield - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £42,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing CCSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCSP.

1 272 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 244 (89.71%) Cisco
3 225 (82.72%) CCNP
4 210 (77.21%) Firewall
5 170 (62.50%) CheckPoint
6 162 (59.56%) VPN
7 130 (47.79%) Cisco ASA
8 95 (34.93%) CCNA
8 95 (34.93%) CCSA
9 90 (33.09%) CCSE
10 89 (32.72%) Wireless
11 87 (31.99%) OSPF
12 85 (31.25%) CCIE
12 85 (31.25%) Network Security
12 85 (31.25%) Palo Alto
13 83 (30.51%) WAN
14 78 (28.68%) Data Centre
15 76 (27.94%) Juniper
16 75 (27.57%) F5
17 73 (26.84%) MPLS
18 71 (26.10%) Cisco Nexus
19 70 (25.74%) BGP
20 69 (25.37%) Finance
21 66 (24.26%) Linux
21 66 (24.26%) LAN
22 58 (21.32%) ITIL
23 55 (20.22%) IPv4
24 54 (19.85%) Windows
25 53 (19.49%) Network Management
26 52 (19.12%) Network Architecture

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.47%) CloudStack
3 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.10%) IIS
3 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.31%) MS Office
1 9 (3.31%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.72%) SaaS
2 19 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.47%) IaaS
4 4 (1.47%) PaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 210 (77.21%) Firewall
2 162 (59.56%) VPN
3 130 (47.79%) Cisco ASA
4 89 (32.72%) Wireless
5 87 (31.99%) OSPF
6 85 (31.25%) Network Security
7 83 (30.51%) WAN
8 73 (26.84%) MPLS
9 71 (26.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 70 (25.74%) BGP
11 66 (24.26%) LAN
12 55 (20.22%) IPv4
13 51 (18.75%) EIGRP
14 46 (16.91%) VLAN
15 39 (14.34%) FWSM
16 37 (13.60%) Cisco PIX
17 34 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
18 30 (11.03%) Multicast
19 29 (10.66%) Cisco IOS
19 29 (10.66%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.29%) Big Data
2 7 (2.57%) Hadoop
2 7 (2.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.57%) Subversion
2 5 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.47%) JIRA
3 4 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 69 (25.37%) Finance
2 43 (15.81%) Banking
3 16 (5.88%) Games
4 14 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.31%) Retail
7 5 (1.84%) Legal
7 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 143 (52.57%) Network Engineer
2 59 (21.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 49 (18.01%) Security Engineer
4 46 (16.91%) Network Security Engineer
4 46 (16.91%) Network Support
4 46 (16.91%) Network Support Engineer
4 46 (16.91%) Support Engineer
5 43 (15.81%) Data Network Engineer
6 41 (15.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 41 (15.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 39 (14.34%) Consultant
8 31 (11.40%) Systems Engineer
9 29 (10.66%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 29 (10.66%) Cisco Support
9 29 (10.66%) Senior Network Support
9 29 (10.66%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 28 (10.29%) Network Consultant
10 28 (10.29%) Security Consultant
11 27 (9.93%) Systems Support
11 27 (9.93%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.54%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.57%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (2.57%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.37%) CSS
3 1 (0.37%) REST
3 1 (0.37%) SOAP
3 1 (0.37%) VXML
3 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 78 (28.68%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 28 (10.29%) iPad
4 22 (8.09%) RSA SecurID
4 22 (8.09%) Security Operations Centre
5 21 (7.72%) Mobile App
5 21 (7.72%) Online Banking
6 9 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.10%) CESG
8 3 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.10%) Replication
9 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.26%) Linux
2 54 (19.85%) Windows
3 21 (7.72%) Mac OS X
4 16 (5.88%) Unix
5 9 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.31%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.10%) Debian
6 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.32%) ITIL
2 53 (19.49%) Network Management
3 52 (19.12%) Network Architecture
4 49 (18.01%) High Availability
4 49 (18.01%) Information Security
5 48 (17.65%) Network Design
5 48 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
6 37 (13.60%) Network Planning
7 29 (10.66%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (10.66%) ITIL V3
8 27 (9.93%) Change Management
8 27 (9.93%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 23 (8.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (8.46%) Security Operations
11 22 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 22 (8.09%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (7.72%) Big Data Analytics
12 21 (7.72%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.24%) Python
2 24 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
3 6 (2.21%) Ruby
4 4 (1.47%) Perl
5 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.37%) C
6 1 (0.37%) Java
6 1 (0.37%) Korn
6 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 272 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 225 (82.72%) CCNP
3 95 (34.93%) CCNA
3 95 (34.93%) CCSA
4 90 (33.09%) CCSE
5 85 (31.25%) CCIE
6 47 (17.28%) CISSP
7 44 (16.18%) Security Cleared
8 43 (15.81%) SC Cleared
9 38 (13.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 38 (13.97%) CCIP
10 31 (11.40%) CCDP
11 29 (10.66%) CCDA
11 29 (10.66%) Degree
12 22 (8.09%) JNCIP
12 22 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (7.72%) CCVP
13 21 (7.72%) SANS
14 19 (6.99%) MCSA
15 18 (6.62%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (8.82%) SLA
3 9 (3.31%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.10%) QA
4 3 (1.10%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.31%) vSphere
3 7 (2.57%) Firmware
4 5 (1.84%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.10%) Docker
5 3 (1.10%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.10%) KVM
5 3 (1.10%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.10%) Xen
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.37%) Snort
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (5.15%) Ansible
2 13 (4.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.31%) Salt
4 8 (2.94%) Cacti
4 8 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 8 (2.94%) Puppet
5 6 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (1.84%) Nagios
7 4 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.10%) Munin
8 3 (1.10%) OpenNMS
8 3 (1.10%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.74%) Grafana
9 2 (0.74%) Graphite
9 2 (0.74%) Opsview
10 1 (0.37%) Nessus
10 1 (0.37%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.37%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 244 (89.71%) Cisco
2 170 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 85 (31.25%) Palo Alto
4 76 (27.94%) Juniper
5 75 (27.57%) F5
6 27 (9.93%) VMware
7 25 (9.19%) Citrix
8 18 (6.62%) Nokia
9 17 (6.25%) SolarWinds
10 16 (5.88%) Microsoft
11 13 (4.78%) HP
12 12 (4.41%) Fortinet
13 10 (3.68%) Meraki
13 10 (3.68%) Red Hat
14 9 (3.31%) Blue Coat
14 9 (3.31%) Symantec
15 8 (2.94%) Dell
15 8 (2.94%) Splunk
16 7 (2.57%) Avaya
17 4 (1.47%) Forcepoint
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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