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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
Rank 818 878 833
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -45
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 89 89 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.30% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61 79 106
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,102 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
24807 29886 31056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.11% 27.35% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19923 24116 24256
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 2016 within the UK.

CCSP Salary Histogram in the UK

CCSP
Top 28 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 29 September 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 +54 78 £55,000 +15.78% 5
London +74 51 £56,250 -6.25% 3
City of London +59 10 £52,500 -41.66% 1
South West - 10 £47,500 -
Scotland - 8 - -
Edinburgh - 8 - -
Bristol - 7 £47,500 -
South East +36 6 £57,500 +32.94% 1
Berkshire +31 5 £57,500 +27.77%
West Midlands -16 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Reading +19 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Swindon - 3 - -
Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Birmingham -26 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Kent +16 1 £44,000 +22.16%
Sheffield +12 1 - -
South Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Hounslow +2 1 £51,500 -14.16%
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
North West -3 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Manchester -5 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
Hereford - 1 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 222 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 189 (85.14%) Cisco
3 175 (78.83%) Firewall
4 167 (75.23%) CCNP
5 127 (57.21%) CheckPoint
6 108 (48.65%) VPN
7 94 (42.34%) Network Security
8 92 (41.44%) Cisco ASA
9 78 (35.14%) Wireless
10 74 (33.33%) Finance
11 67 (30.18%) CCSA
11 67 (30.18%) CCSE
12 65 (29.28%) CCNA
13 64 (28.83%) Data Centre
14 54 (24.32%) Palo Alto
15 52 (23.42%) ITIL
16 51 (22.97%) Information Security
17 50 (22.52%) Cisco Nexus
18 47 (21.17%) Windows
18 47 (21.17%) WAN
18 47 (21.17%) CISSP
18 47 (21.17%) OSPF
19 46 (20.72%) BGP
19 46 (20.72%) Linux
20 45 (20.27%) Network Management
21 44 (19.82%) CCIE
22 42 (18.92%) EIGRP
23 41 (18.47%) LAN
24 40 (18.02%) 802.1X
24 40 (18.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP

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 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.70%) MS Office
4 4 (1.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.56%) SaaS
2 17 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.80%) IaaS
4 4 (1.80%) PaaS
5 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 175 (78.83%) Firewall
2 108 (48.65%) VPN
3 94 (42.34%) Network Security
4 92 (41.44%) Cisco ASA
5 78 (35.14%) Wireless
6 50 (22.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 47 (21.17%) OSPF
7 47 (21.17%) WAN
8 46 (20.72%) BGP
9 42 (18.92%) EIGRP
10 41 (18.47%) LAN
11 37 (16.67%) FWSM
12 35 (15.77%) Cisco Wireless
13 33 (14.86%) VLAN
14 32 (14.41%) Cisco PIX
15 31 (13.96%) MPLS
16 30 (13.51%) Cisco IOS
16 30 (13.51%) Internet
17 28 (12.61%) IPv4
18 26 (11.71%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.91%) Big Data
2 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 74 (33.33%) Finance
2 31 (13.96%) Banking
3 22 (9.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 21 (9.46%) Retail
5 11 (4.95%) Games
5 11 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.80%) Military
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (49.55%) Network Engineer
2 42 (18.92%) Consultant
3 40 (18.02%) Security Engineer
4 38 (17.12%) Security Consultant
5 37 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 34 (15.32%) Data Network Engineer
6 34 (15.32%) Network Support
7 32 (14.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 32 (14.41%) Support Engineer
8 31 (13.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 31 (13.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 31 (13.96%) Senior Network Engineer
9 30 (13.51%) Network Consultant
9 30 (13.51%) Network Security Consultant
10 22 (9.91%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 22 (9.91%) Cisco Support
11 20 (9.01%) Data Engineer
11 20 (9.01%) Network Systems Engineer
11 20 (9.01%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (9.01%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.02%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.35%) Web Services
3 2 (0.90%) XMPP
4 1 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.45%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.45%) REST
4 1 (0.45%) SOAP
4 1 (0.45%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (28.83%) Data Centre
2 28 (12.61%) Management Information System
3 22 (9.91%) Security Operations Centre
4 21 (9.46%) Mobile App
4 21 (9.46%) Online Banking
5 19 (8.56%) RSA SecurID
6 14 (6.31%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.25%) iPad
8 5 (2.25%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.25%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.80%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.80%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.80%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.45%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.17%) Windows
2 46 (20.72%) Linux
3 22 (9.91%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.60%) Unix
5 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.42%) ITIL
2 51 (22.97%) Information Security
3 45 (20.27%) Network Management
4 35 (15.77%) Network Monitoring
5 33 (14.86%) Network Architecture
6 30 (13.51%) Change Management
6 30 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
6 30 (13.51%) High Availability
7 29 (13.06%) Network Planning
8 27 (12.16%) Network Design
8 27 (12.16%) Security Operations
9 26 (11.71%) ITIL V3
9 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
9 26 (11.71%) Penetration Testing
10 24 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (9.91%) Actionable Insight
12 22 (9.91%) Digital Forensics
12 22 (9.91%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (9.46%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.86%) Python
2 22 (9.91%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.80%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.80%) Ruby
4 3 (1.35%) C
5 2 (0.90%) Perl
6 1 (0.45%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 222 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 167 (75.23%) CCNP
3 67 (30.18%) CCSA
3 67 (30.18%) CCSE
4 65 (29.28%) CCNA
5 47 (21.17%) CISSP
6 44 (19.82%) CCIE
7 40 (18.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 31 (13.96%) Degree
8 31 (13.96%) Security Cleared
9 28 (12.61%) SC Cleared
10 24 (10.81%) CCIP
11 22 (9.91%) SANS
12 21 (9.46%) CCDP
13 19 (8.56%) CCVP
14 16 (7.21%) CISM
15 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (4.50%) MCSA
17 9 (4.05%) CEH
18 8 (3.60%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (13.06%) SLA
3 8 (3.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.35%) RMADS
5 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.41%) Firmware
2 7 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.35%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) KVM
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.45%) Snort
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.60%) Ansible
2 8 (3.60%) Cacti
2 8 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (3.15%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.35%) Nagios
6 3 (1.35%) Nessus
6 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.35%) Salt
6 3 (1.35%) WSUS
7 2 (0.90%) Grafana
7 2 (0.90%) Graphite
7 2 (0.90%) Opsview
7 2 (0.90%) Puppet
8 1 (0.45%) Munin
8 1 (0.45%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.45%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 189 (85.14%) Cisco
2 127 (57.21%) CheckPoint
3 54 (24.32%) Palo Alto
4 39 (17.57%) F5
5 36 (16.22%) Juniper
6 20 (9.01%) Citrix
6 20 (9.01%) Fortinet
7 18 (8.11%) Splunk
8 15 (6.76%) VMware
9 13 (5.86%) Microsoft
10 12 (5.41%) Nokia
11 9 (4.05%) Meraki
12 8 (3.60%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.15%) Avaya
13 7 (3.15%) HP
14 4 (1.80%) Riverbed
14 4 (1.80%) SonicWALL
15 3 (1.35%) Blue Coat
15 3 (1.35%) IronPort
15 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago