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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 830 841 690
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -151
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 72 97 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.082% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.30% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 156
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
30106 32256 29975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.20% 27.31% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23879 25494 24281
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CCSP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
England -2 70 £50,000 - 8
London +26 25 £60,000 +25.00% 2
South East +3 21 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Leeds -3 19 £50,000 -13.04% 3
West Yorkshire -4 19 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire -6 19 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Kent - 8 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £80,000 -
Surrey -10 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Hounslow - 6 £60,000 -
Dorking +10 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire -3 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
City of London +32 4 £77,500 +61.45% 1
Reading -4 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
South West -13 1 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £110,000 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £110,000 -
Prudhoe - 1 £50,000 -
Bellshill - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £42,500 -
Woking - 1 £52,500 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 170 (92.39%) Cisco
3 151 (82.07%) CCNP
4 118 (64.13%) Firewall
5 89 (48.37%) CCNA
6 87 (47.28%) WAN
7 70 (38.04%) Cisco ASA
8 65 (35.33%) CheckPoint
9 63 (34.24%) LAN
10 61 (33.15%) F5
11 60 (32.61%) BGP
12 57 (30.98%) MPLS
13 56 (30.43%) Network Security
14 54 (29.35%) OSPF
14 54 (29.35%) Data Centre
15 53 (28.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 47 (25.54%) Incident Management
17 42 (22.83%) Cisco PIX
18 39 (21.20%) DNS
19 37 (20.11%) VoIP
20 35 (19.02%) VLAN
21 34 (18.48%) Capacity Planning
22 33 (17.93%) CCSA
22 33 (17.93%) IPsec
22 33 (17.93%) EIGRP
22 33 (17.93%) VPN
22 33 (17.93%) CISSP
23 31 (16.85%) Wireless
24 29 (15.76%) Microsoft
24 29 (15.76%) E-Commerce

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) MS Office
1 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (64.13%) Firewall
2 87 (47.28%) WAN
3 70 (38.04%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (34.24%) LAN
5 60 (32.61%) BGP
6 57 (30.98%) MPLS
7 56 (30.43%) Network Security
8 54 (29.35%) OSPF
9 53 (28.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (22.83%) Cisco PIX
11 39 (21.20%) DNS
12 37 (20.11%) VoIP
13 35 (19.02%) VLAN
14 33 (17.93%) IPsec
14 33 (17.93%) VPN
14 33 (17.93%) EIGRP
15 31 (16.85%) Wireless
16 29 (15.76%) Spanning Tree
17 24 (13.04%) TCP/IP
18 23 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (13.04%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Law
2 8 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.26%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 37 (20.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 24 (13.04%) Architect
3 24 (13.04%) Analyst
4 23 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 21 (11.41%) Security Analyst
6 20 (10.87%) Operations Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) Network Operations Engineer
7 15 (8.15%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 15 (8.15%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 15 (8.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Cisco Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Senior Network Architect
8 14 (7.61%) Network Analyst
8 14 (7.61%) Senior Architect
9 11 (5.98%) Network Security Analyst
10 6 (3.26%) Security Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) ArcSight Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (1.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (29.35%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.72%) CMDB
5 5 (2.72%) PKI
5 5 (2.72%) Statistics
6 3 (1.63%) Clustering
6 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.09%) SecurID
8 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.54%) FMCG
8 1 (0.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.04%) Linux
2 15 (8.15%) UNIX
3 12 (6.52%) Windows
4 4 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.54%) Incident Management
2 34 (18.48%) Capacity Planning
3 29 (15.76%) E-Commerce
4 25 (13.59%) Network Architecture
5 22 (11.96%) ITIL
6 20 (10.87%) Network Design
6 20 (10.87%) Load Balancing
7 17 (9.24%) Information Security
8 15 (8.15%) Network Management
8 15 (8.15%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (7.07%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (7.07%) Low Latency
10 12 (6.52%) Security Management
11 11 (5.98%) Change Management
11 11 (5.98%) Problem Management
12 10 (5.43%) Trend Analysis
12 10 (5.43%) Cyber Security
13 9 (4.89%) SIEM
13 9 (4.89%) Risk Management
14 8 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.80%) Shell Script
2 4 (2.17%) VB
3 3 (1.63%) Python
3 3 (1.63%) C
3 3 (1.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (82.07%) CCNP
3 89 (48.37%) CCNA
4 33 (17.93%) CISSP
4 33 (17.93%) CCSA
5 28 (15.22%) Degree
6 26 (14.13%) CCIE
7 24 (13.04%) CCIP
7 24 (13.04%) CCDP
8 19 (10.33%) CCDA
8 19 (10.33%) Security Cleared
9 16 (8.70%) JNCIS
10 14 (7.61%) JNCIP
10 14 (7.61%) CCSE
11 13 (7.07%) CEH
12 12 (6.52%) CISM
13 10 (5.43%) CCVP
14 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
15 6 (3.26%) JNCIA
16 5 (2.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.33%) SLA
2 12 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.26%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.26%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.72%) Snort
3 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.09%) UAG
5 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (2.72%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.17%) WMI
4 3 (1.63%) Cacti
4 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.63%) OpenView
5 1 (0.54%) Nessus
5 1 (0.54%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 170 (92.39%) Cisco
2 65 (35.33%) CheckPoint
3 61 (33.15%) F5
4 29 (15.76%) Microsoft
5 28 (15.22%) VMware
6 18 (9.78%) Juniper
7 13 (7.07%) CA
8 9 (4.89%) HP
8 9 (4.89%) Sourcefire
8 9 (4.89%) Meraki
9 8 (4.35%) ArcSight
9 8 (4.35%) SAP
10 6 (3.26%) Nokia
10 6 (3.26%) EMC
11 5 (2.72%) Dell
11 5 (2.72%) TippingPoint
11 5 (2.72%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.17%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.17%) Intel
12 4 (2.17%) Sun
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