The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 234 301
Rank change year-on-year +16 +67  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 13 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.43% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 1.85% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 5
Median salary £39,250 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.63% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £48,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  

CCSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1266 1457 2542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.60% 23.15% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1292 2178
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing CCSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in the City of London

CCSP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSP in the City of London.

Salary trend for CCSP in the City of London

CCSP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSP in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 20 (90.91%) CentOS
3 17 (77.27%) SIEM
4 16 (72.73%) Firewall
4 16 (72.73%) VPN
4 16 (72.73%) Cisco
4 16 (72.73%) CCNP
5 15 (68.18%) Snort
5 15 (68.18%) Cisco ISE
6 14 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (63.64%) LogRhythm
6 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
6 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
6 14 (63.64%) OSSEC
6 14 (63.64%) Sourcefire
6 14 (63.64%) Ubuntu
6 14 (63.64%) PKI
6 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (63.64%) McAfee
6 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 14 (63.64%) Juniper
6 14 (63.64%) CCDP
6 14 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (63.64%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 11 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
1 16 (72.73%) VPN
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (40.91%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) Frame Relay
7 1 (4.55%) GLBP
7 1 (4.55%) HSRP
7 1 (4.55%) IPFIX
7 1 (4.55%) IPsec
7 1 (4.55%) Multicast
7 1 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Security Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) IT Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) SOC Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) ArcSight Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
1 14 (63.64%) Linux Command Line
1 14 (63.64%) PKI
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Fintech
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) CentOS
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 11 (50.00%) Debian
4 9 (40.91%) Kali Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Unix
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) SIEM
2 14 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 11 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 7 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (31.82%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 6 (27.27%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) Perl
2 6 (27.27%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) CCNP
3 14 (63.64%) CCDP
3 14 (63.64%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (27.27%) CISM
4 6 (27.27%) CISSP
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) CEH
6 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (9.09%) GSEC
6 2 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (4.55%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Snort
2 6 (27.27%) pfSense
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) OSSEC
2 6 (27.27%) SCCM
3 5 (22.73%) Nessus
3 5 (22.73%) QRadar
4 2 (9.09%) Cacti
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.55%) Ansible
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.55%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) Juniper
3 14 (63.64%) LogRhythm
3 14 (63.64%) McAfee
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) Sourcefire
4 5 (22.73%) AlienVault
5 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) CyberArk
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds