The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cisco Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Security Specialist
Rank 909 957 974
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Specialist 9 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Median salary £52,500 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £59,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Cisco Security Specialist in the job title.

Cisco Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK.

Cisco Security Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Cisco Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +55 9 £52,500 +36.36%
East of England +31 6 £55,000 -18.51%
Bedfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
London +40 2 £53,750 +36.07%
Luton - 2 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
Kent - 1 £44,000 -
South East - 1 £44,000 -

Cisco Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Cisco Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cisco Security Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (80.00%) CCNP
3 12 (80.00%) Network Security
4 11 (73.33%) Juniper
5 9 (60.00%) F5
6 8 (53.33%) CISSP
6 8 (53.33%) SNMP
7 7 (46.67%) OSPF
7 7 (46.67%) RIP
7 7 (46.67%) EIGRP
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (46.67%) HSRP
8 6 (40.00%) Finance
8 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (40.00%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (26.67%) Threat Detection
9 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
9 4 (26.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (26.67%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (26.67%) CCSE
9 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (26.67%) WAN
9 4 (26.67%) BGP
9 4 (26.67%) SSL
9 4 (26.67%) CCSA
9 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment

Cisco Security Specialist Skill Set
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 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) SNMP
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (46.67%) EIGRP
4 7 (46.67%) HSRP
4 7 (46.67%) OSPF
4 7 (46.67%) RIP
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) IPsec
6 4 (26.67%) SSH
6 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS
9 1 (6.67%) NAS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) DDoS Mitigation
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (26.67%) Threat Detection
1 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) CCSA
4 4 (26.67%) CCSE
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (6.67%) CCIE
7 1 (6.67%) CCSP
7 1 (6.67%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Qualys
6 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) IronPort
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Nokia
6 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) ScanSafe
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Sonus
6 1 (6.67%) Tandberg
6 1 (6.67%) VMware