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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 777 858 852
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 102 104 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 97 105
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +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
23102 29055 31707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.77% 27.48% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18254 23003 25407
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11 December 2016 within the UK.

CCSP Salary Histogram in the UK

CCSP
Top 27 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 11 December 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 +60 96 £57,500 +9.52% 9
London +68 49 £57,500 +15.00% 3
South East +73 30 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Berkshire +55 24 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Reading +47 23 £57,500 -4.16% 2
West Midlands -16 6 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Scotland - 6 - -
City of London +22 5 £71,250 +32.55%
Manchester -19 5 - -
North West -21 5 - -
Hounslow +14 4 £51,500 -14.16%
Hampshire +11 4 £55,000 +22.90%
Coventry - 4 £34,000 - 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Kent - 2 £67,500 -
West Malling - 2 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire +7 1 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Sheffield +3 1 - -
South Yorkshire +2 1 - -
Leeds 0 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Midlands -1 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Swindon - 1 £47,500 - 1
South West - 1 £47,500 - 1

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (81.78%) Cisco
3 165 (77.10%) Firewall
4 147 (68.69%) CCNP
5 112 (52.34%) CheckPoint
6 103 (48.13%) Network Security
7 76 (35.51%) Data Centre
8 72 (33.64%) Finance
9 71 (33.18%) Wireless
10 68 (31.78%) CCNA
11 63 (29.44%) CCIE
12 62 (28.97%) Cisco ASA
12 62 (28.97%) CCSE
13 61 (28.50%) VPN
13 61 (28.50%) Information Security
14 59 (27.57%) CCSA
15 50 (23.36%) CISSP
15 50 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 46 (21.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 45 (21.03%) Windows
18 43 (20.09%) Fortinet
19 40 (18.69%) Pharmaceutical
19 40 (18.69%) Linux
20 39 (18.22%) Internet
20 39 (18.22%) Network Monitoring
20 39 (18.22%) Network Architecture
21 36 (16.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 36 (16.82%) Cisco IOS
21 36 (16.82%) Network Planning
21 36 (16.82%) Retail

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 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 13 (6.07%) MS Office
3 11 (5.14%) MS Excel
4 7 (3.27%) MS Project
5 6 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.02%) SaaS
2 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.34%) PaaS
5 4 (1.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (77.10%) Firewall
2 103 (48.13%) Network Security
3 71 (33.18%) Wireless
4 62 (28.97%) Cisco ASA
5 61 (28.50%) VPN
6 50 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 39 (18.22%) Internet
8 36 (16.82%) Cisco IOS
9 30 (14.02%) WAN
10 27 (12.62%) LAN
10 27 (12.62%) OSPF
11 25 (11.68%) BGP
12 22 (10.28%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (9.35%) Cisco Wireless
14 18 (8.41%) EIGRP
14 18 (8.41%) FWSM
14 18 (8.41%) MPLS
15 15 (7.01%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (7.01%) TCP/IP
16 12 (5.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.81%) Big Data
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 72 (33.64%) Finance
2 40 (18.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 36 (16.82%) Retail
4 28 (13.08%) Banking
5 9 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.80%) Games
8 4 (1.87%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (37.85%) Network Engineer
2 56 (26.17%) Consultant
3 43 (20.09%) Security Consultant
4 38 (17.76%) Network Consultant
5 34 (15.89%) Network Security Consultant
6 31 (14.49%) Data Network Engineer
7 28 (13.08%) Lead Network Engineer
8 25 (11.68%) Cloud Engineer
8 25 (11.68%) Data Centre Engineer
8 25 (11.68%) NOC Engineer
8 25 (11.68%) Security Engineer
9 24 (11.21%) Network Operations Engineer
10 23 (10.75%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
11 21 (9.81%) Senior Network Engineer
12 17 (7.94%) Analyst
12 17 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
13 16 (7.48%) Cisco Engineer
13 16 (7.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 15 (7.01%) Network Support
15 14 (6.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.81%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.87%) Web Services
3 2 (0.93%) XMPP
4 1 (0.47%) REST
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (35.51%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 23 (10.75%) Management Information System
4 21 (9.81%) Mobile App
4 21 (9.81%) Online Banking
5 20 (9.35%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.27%) Fat Client
7 7 (3.27%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.80%) RSA SecurID
9 5 (2.34%) BYOD
9 5 (2.34%) iPad
10 4 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.87%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.87%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.47%) IBM XIV
12 1 (0.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.03%) Windows
2 40 (18.69%) Linux
3 23 (10.75%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.80%) Unix
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.50%) Information Security
2 39 (18.22%) Network Architecture
2 39 (18.22%) Network Monitoring
3 36 (16.82%) Network Management
3 36 (16.82%) Network Planning
4 34 (15.89%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (15.89%) Network Design
4 34 (15.89%) Security Operations
5 33 (15.42%) ITIL
6 29 (13.55%) Penetration Testing
7 27 (12.62%) Mentoring
8 26 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (10.75%) Actionable Insight
9 23 (10.75%) Digital Forensics
9 23 (10.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (9.81%) Analytics
10 21 (9.81%) Big Data Analytics
10 21 (9.81%) Data Analytics
10 21 (9.81%) Malware Analysis
11 20 (9.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.08%) Python
2 23 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.93%) C
3 2 (0.93%) Perl
3 2 (0.93%) Ruby
4 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (68.69%) CCNP
3 68 (31.78%) CCNA
4 63 (29.44%) CCIE
5 62 (28.97%) CCSE
6 59 (27.57%) CCSA
7 50 (23.36%) CISSP
8 46 (21.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 34 (15.89%) CCIP
10 29 (13.55%) Degree
11 23 (10.75%) SANS
12 21 (9.81%) CCDP
12 21 (9.81%) CISM
13 19 (8.88%) Security Cleared
14 15 (7.01%) SC Cleared
15 13 (6.07%) CEH
16 11 (5.14%) CCVP
17 8 (3.74%) CESG Certified Professional
17 8 (3.74%) JNCIS
18 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (10.28%) SLA
3 10 (4.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.27%) Firmware
2 7 (3.27%) ProxySG
3 3 (1.40%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (15.42%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.87%) Cacti
4 4 (1.87%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.87%) Nessus
5 3 (1.40%) WSUS
6 2 (0.93%) Ansible
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.93%) Grafana
6 2 (0.93%) Graphite
6 2 (0.93%) Nagios
6 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.93%) Opsview
6 2 (0.93%) Salt
7 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 175 (81.78%) Cisco
2 112 (52.34%) CheckPoint
3 43 (20.09%) Fortinet
4 33 (15.42%) Palo Alto
4 33 (15.42%) Splunk
5 32 (14.95%) Juniper
6 28 (13.08%) F5
7 17 (7.94%) Microsoft
8 16 (7.48%) Citrix
9 14 (6.54%) VMware
10 11 (5.14%) HP
11 10 (4.67%) Blue Coat
12 8 (3.74%) Intel Security
13 7 (3.27%) Imperva
13 7 (3.27%) Nokia
13 7 (3.27%) Proofpoint
13 7 (3.27%) Sourcefire
13 7 (3.27%) TippingPoint
14 6 (2.80%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.87%) IronPort
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago