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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 783 890 901
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 132 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.067% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 111 72 68
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,700 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
26268 30385 33385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.68% 27.40% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21221 24094 26497
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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +108 119 £57,500 +15.00% 9
London +78 73 £60,000 - 7
South East +53 29 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +83 27 £55,000 -26.66% 5
Berkshire +34 23 £57,500 +4.54%
Reading +18 16 £60,000 +11.62%
Slough - 7 £52,500 -
Feltham - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +16 6 £51,000 +2.00% 2
Surrey +29 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Scotland +3 4 - -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
East of England +37 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Hertfordshire +28 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Leeds 0 3 £41,250 -17.50% 2
West Yorkshire -8 3 £41,250 -17.50% 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £53,750 -
Sheffield - 3 £53,750 -
East Midlands - 3 £53,750 -
West Midlands - 3 £39,000 -
North West +21 2 £41,000 +2.50%
Kent +9 2 £75,000 +50.00%
Manchester +3 2 £41,000 +2.50%
Wales - 2 £37,500 -
South Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £39,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £75,000 -
West Malling - 2 £75,000 -
Leicester - 1 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £52,500 -

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 269 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 251 (93.31%) Cisco
3 235 (87.36%) CCNP
4 201 (74.72%) Firewall
5 163 (60.59%) CheckPoint
5 163 (60.59%) VPN
6 136 (50.56%) Cisco ASA
7 105 (39.03%) CCNA
8 96 (35.69%) Wireless
9 95 (35.32%) OSPF
10 94 (34.94%) CCIE
11 91 (33.83%) WAN
12 90 (33.46%) CCSA
13 89 (33.09%) F5
14 86 (31.97%) MPLS
15 85 (31.60%) Network Security
16 84 (31.23%) Data Centre
16 84 (31.23%) Palo Alto
17 82 (30.48%) Juniper
18 79 (29.37%) CCSE
19 78 (29.00%) BGP
20 71 (26.39%) Cisco Nexus
21 70 (26.02%) LAN
22 67 (24.91%) Linux
23 58 (21.56%) High Availability
23 58 (21.56%) Network Architecture
24 55 (20.45%) Network Management
25 54 (20.07%) Finance
26 53 (19.70%) ITIL
27 52 (19.33%) Windows

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 10 (3.72%) CloudStack
2 6 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.12%) IIS
3 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.74%) Apache
4 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.97%) MS Office
1 8 (2.97%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.12%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.18%) SaaS
4 6 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.86%) IaaS
5 5 (1.86%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (74.72%) Firewall
2 163 (60.59%) VPN
3 136 (50.56%) Cisco ASA
4 96 (35.69%) Wireless
5 95 (35.32%) OSPF
6 91 (33.83%) WAN
7 86 (31.97%) MPLS
8 85 (31.60%) Network Security
9 78 (29.00%) BGP
10 71 (26.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 70 (26.02%) LAN
12 52 (19.33%) IPv4
13 51 (18.96%) EIGRP
14 46 (17.10%) VLAN
15 44 (16.36%) Cisco PIX
16 37 (13.75%) Cisco Wireless
16 37 (13.75%) FWSM
17 35 (13.01%) Cisco IOS
18 31 (11.52%) IPsec
19 26 (9.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.81%) Big Data
2 13 (4.83%) Hadoop
2 13 (4.83%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (4.83%) Git (software)
1 13 (4.83%) Subversion
2 11 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.72%) JIRA
4 4 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 54 (20.07%) Finance
2 28 (10.41%) Banking
3 15 (5.58%) Games
4 14 (5.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.23%) Retail
7 4 (1.49%) Legal
7 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 151 (56.13%) Network Engineer
2 60 (22.30%) Security Engineer
3 59 (21.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 54 (20.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 45 (16.73%) Cisco Engineer
5 45 (16.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 43 (15.99%) Network Support
7 42 (15.61%) Network Support Engineer
7 42 (15.61%) Support Engineer
8 39 (14.50%) Data Network Engineer
9 35 (13.01%) Consultant
10 29 (10.78%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (10.41%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 28 (10.41%) Cisco Support
12 26 (9.67%) Senior Network Support
12 26 (9.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
13 25 (9.29%) Cloud Engineer
13 25 (9.29%) Network Consultant
14 23 (8.55%) Data Engineer
14 23 (8.55%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.47%) 802.1X
2 13 (4.83%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (4.83%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.49%) Web Services
4 3 (1.12%) CSS
5 1 (0.37%) REST
5 1 (0.37%) SOAP
5 1 (0.37%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (31.23%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.04%) iPad
3 24 (8.92%) Management Information System
4 21 (7.81%) RSA SecurID
5 10 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (3.72%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.35%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.97%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.97%) Online Banking
7 8 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.49%) Clustering
8 4 (1.49%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.12%) CESG
9 3 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (24.91%) Linux
2 52 (19.33%) Windows
3 17 (6.32%) Unix
4 16 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.35%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.97%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.12%) Debian
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.56%) High Availability
1 58 (21.56%) Network Architecture
2 55 (20.45%) Network Management
3 53 (19.70%) ITIL
4 51 (18.96%) Network Monitoring
5 50 (18.59%) Network Design
6 40 (14.87%) Information Security
7 34 (12.64%) Network Planning
8 27 (10.04%) Change Management
9 25 (9.29%) ITIL V3
9 25 (9.29%) Kalman Filter
9 25 (9.29%) Load Balancing
10 20 (7.43%) Presales
11 16 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.72%) Network Load Balancing
13 10 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (3.35%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.35%) Security Operations
14 9 (3.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.18%) Python
2 11 (4.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.86%) Ruby
4 4 (1.49%) Perl
5 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.37%) C
7 1 (0.37%) Java
7 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 269 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 235 (87.36%) CCNP
3 105 (39.03%) CCNA
4 94 (34.94%) CCIE
5 90 (33.46%) CCSA
6 79 (29.37%) CCSE
7 43 (15.99%) Security Cleared
8 42 (15.61%) CCIP
8 42 (15.61%) SC Cleared
9 35 (13.01%) CISSP
10 32 (11.90%) CCDA
11 29 (10.78%) Degree
12 27 (10.04%) CCDP
13 25 (9.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 25 (9.29%) JNCIP
14 22 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (7.81%) CCVP
15 21 (7.81%) JNCIA
16 19 (7.06%) CCDE
16 19 (7.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (8.55%) SLA
3 8 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.12%) QA
5 3 (1.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 31 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.72%) vSphere
3 6 (2.23%) Firmware
4 5 (1.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.12%) Docker
5 3 (1.12%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.12%) KVM
5 3 (1.12%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.12%) 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 19 (7.06%) Ansible
2 16 (5.95%) SolarWinds Orion
3 14 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (5.20%) Puppet
3 14 (5.20%) Salt
4 10 (3.72%) Cacti
5 8 (2.97%) Nagios
6 7 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.23%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.86%) Graphite
8 5 (1.86%) Opsview
9 4 (1.49%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.12%) Munin
10 3 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (1.12%) OpenNMS
10 3 (1.12%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.37%) Grafana
11 1 (0.37%) Nessus
11 1 (0.37%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.37%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 251 (93.31%) Cisco
2 163 (60.59%) CheckPoint
3 89 (33.09%) F5
4 84 (31.23%) Palo Alto
5 82 (30.48%) Juniper
6 40 (14.87%) VMware
7 25 (9.29%) Microsoft
8 24 (8.92%) SolarWinds
9 23 (8.55%) Citrix
10 18 (6.69%) Red Hat
11 17 (6.32%) Nokia
12 15 (5.58%) Symantec
13 13 (4.83%) HP
14 11 (4.09%) Meraki
15 10 (3.72%) Dell
16 9 (3.35%) Blue Coat
17 8 (2.97%) Fortinet
18 6 (2.23%) Avaya
19 4 (1.49%) Forcepoint
19 4 (1.49%) Intel Security
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