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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 796 859 919
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +60
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 148 114 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 142 98 63
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.76%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +49 141 £60,000 +20.00% 8
South East +32 55 £60,000 +14.28% 1
London +23 54 £55,000 -21.42% 4
Berkshire +29 27 £60,000 +11.62% 1
Reading +33 23 £60,000 +9.09% 1
City of London +73 21 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey -7 13 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +1 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England +22 10 £67,500 +42.10%
West Yorkshire +4 8 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Leeds -13 8 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Feltham - 7 £57,500 -
Kent -5 6 £73,500 +47.00%
West Malling - 6 £73,500 -
Reigate - 5 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +18 4 £69,250 +45.78%
Wales - 4 £37,500 -
South Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Slough - 4 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £60,000 - 1
North West +29 3 £41,000 -25.45%
Manchester +10 3 £41,000 -25.45%
Guildford +1 3 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £53,750 -
Essex - 3 £67,500 -
Dorking 0 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Norwich - 2 £67,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £69,250 -
Norfolk - 2 £67,250 -

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 246 (96.09%) Cisco
3 241 (94.14%) CCNP
4 194 (75.78%) Firewall
5 146 (57.03%) CheckPoint
6 137 (53.52%) VPN
7 135 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
8 116 (45.31%) CCNA
9 112 (43.75%) CCIE
10 99 (38.67%) F5
11 96 (37.50%) OSPF
12 95 (37.11%) WAN
13 94 (36.72%) Wireless
14 92 (35.94%) Data Centre
15 87 (33.98%) MPLS
16 79 (30.86%) BGP
17 78 (30.47%) Network Security
18 77 (30.08%) Juniper
19 75 (29.30%) Cisco Nexus
20 74 (28.91%) Palo Alto
20 74 (28.91%) Linux
21 73 (28.52%) CCSA
22 69 (26.95%) LAN
23 65 (25.39%) High Availability
24 64 (25.00%) Network Architecture
25 62 (24.22%) Network Design
26 60 (23.44%) CCSE
27 59 (23.05%) VMware
27 59 (23.05%) CCIP
27 59 (23.05%) Network Monitoring

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 12 (4.69%) CloudStack
2 9 (3.52%) Apache
3 5 (1.95%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.17%) IIS
4 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) MS Office
2 6 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.55%) SaaS
2 22 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.34%) Office 365
5 5 (1.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (75.78%) Firewall
2 137 (53.52%) VPN
3 135 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
4 96 (37.50%) OSPF
5 95 (37.11%) WAN
6 94 (36.72%) Wireless
7 87 (33.98%) MPLS
8 79 (30.86%) BGP
9 78 (30.47%) Network Security
10 75 (29.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 69 (26.95%) LAN
12 44 (17.19%) IPv4
13 43 (16.80%) Cisco PIX
13 43 (16.80%) EIGRP
14 42 (16.41%) Cisco IOS
15 40 (15.63%) VLAN
16 35 (13.67%) Cisco Wireless
17 28 (10.94%) IPsec
17 28 (10.94%) SSL
18 27 (10.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.25%) Big Data
2 15 (5.86%) Hadoop
2 15 (5.86%) MongoDB
3 10 (3.91%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.73%) Informix
4 7 (2.73%) MySQL
5 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (5.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (5.86%) Subversion
2 12 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.69%) JIRA
3 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 41 (16.02%) Finance
2 18 (7.03%) Banking
3 15 (5.86%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.30%) Games
5 7 (2.73%) Back Office
6 5 (1.95%) Legal
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (57.81%) Network Engineer
2 60 (23.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 57 (22.27%) Security Engineer
4 56 (21.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 56 (21.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 50 (19.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 36 (14.06%) Network Support
7 35 (13.67%) Network Support Engineer
7 35 (13.67%) Support Engineer
8 33 (12.89%) Data Network Engineer
9 31 (12.11%) Network Operations Engineer
10 29 (11.33%) Cloud Engineer
11 26 (10.16%) Consultant
11 26 (10.16%) Senior Network Support
11 26 (10.16%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 23 (8.98%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
12 23 (8.98%) Cisco Support
12 23 (8.98%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 20 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.84%) 802.1X
2 15 (5.86%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (5.86%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (2.73%) LAMP
4 4 (1.56%) CSS
4 4 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) Express
5 1 (0.39%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (35.94%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.77%) iPad
3 16 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
4 12 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.69%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.73%) IBM XIV
6 6 (2.34%) Clustering
7 5 (1.95%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.17%) CESG
8 3 (1.17%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.17%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.39%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.91%) Linux
2 55 (21.48%) Windows
3 25 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.81%) Unix
5 10 (3.91%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.17%) Debian
6 3 (1.17%) Solaris
6 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.39%) High Availability
2 64 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 62 (24.22%) Network Design
4 59 (23.05%) Network Monitoring
5 50 (19.53%) Network Management
6 41 (16.02%) ITIL
7 37 (14.45%) Network Planning
8 27 (10.55%) Information Security
8 27 (10.55%) Load Balancing
9 20 (7.81%) ITIL V3
9 20 (7.81%) Presales
10 18 (7.03%) Change Management
11 17 (6.64%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.47%) Incident Management
14 13 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (4.69%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.69%) Trend Analysis
16 8 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.64%) Python
2 12 (4.69%) Perl
3 11 (4.30%) Bash Shell
3 11 (4.30%) Ruby
4 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) C
7 1 (0.39%) Java
7 1 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 256 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (94.14%) CCNP
3 116 (45.31%) CCNA
4 112 (43.75%) CCIE
5 73 (28.52%) CCSA
6 60 (23.44%) CCSE
7 59 (23.05%) CCIP
8 37 (14.45%) Security Cleared
9 36 (14.06%) SC Cleared
10 35 (13.67%) CCDA
11 29 (11.33%) CCDE
11 29 (11.33%) CISSP
12 28 (10.94%) JNCIP
12 28 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (9.77%) JNCIA
14 24 (9.38%) CCDP
14 24 (9.38%) Degree
15 20 (7.81%) JNCIE
16 16 (6.25%) CCVP
16 16 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.64%) SLA
3 6 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.17%) QA
6 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 50 (19.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.64%) vSphere
3 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.17%) Docker
3 3 (1.17%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.17%) KVM
3 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.17%) Xen
4 1 (0.39%) Firmware
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.39%) Snort
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (8.59%) Salt
2 18 (7.03%) Ansible
2 18 (7.03%) Nagios
3 17 (6.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (5.86%) Puppet
5 13 (5.08%) Graphite
5 13 (5.08%) Opsview
6 12 (4.69%) Cacti
7 7 (2.73%) Grafana
8 5 (1.95%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (1.17%) Munin
10 3 (1.17%) OpenNMS
10 3 (1.17%) OpenView
10 3 (1.17%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
12 1 (0.39%) EnCase
12 1 (0.39%) QRadar
12 1 (0.39%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 246 (96.09%) Cisco
2 146 (57.03%) CheckPoint
3 99 (38.67%) F5
4 77 (30.08%) Juniper
5 74 (28.91%) Palo Alto
6 59 (23.05%) VMware
7 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 27 (10.55%) Red Hat
9 24 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 24 (9.38%) Symantec
10 19 (7.42%) Citrix
11 14 (5.47%) HP
12 13 (5.08%) Nokia
13 11 (4.30%) Meraki
14 10 (3.91%) Dell
15 8 (3.13%) Blue Coat
15 8 (3.13%) IBM
15 8 (3.13%) Oracle
16 7 (2.73%) NetApp
17 6 (2.34%) Huawei
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Posted: 25 days ago
North London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago