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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
London / City of London
Rank 210 258 314
Rank change year-on-year +48 +56  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 8 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.16% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.62% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 5
Median salary £39,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £55,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.20% +22.50%  

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 1260 1774 2635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.83% 25.09% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1584 2215
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,001 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSP in the City of London

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) CentOS
4 8 (72.73%) SIEM
5 7 (63.64%) Network Security
5 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) CCNP
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
7 5 (45.45%) PKI
7 5 (45.45%) Sourcefire
7 5 (45.45%) Snort
7 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
7 5 (45.45%) OSSEC
7 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (45.45%) CCDP
7 5 (45.45%) Information Security
7 5 (45.45%) Intel Security
7 5 (45.45%) Juniper
7 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm

CCSP
Top Related 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 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (45.45%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Fintech
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) CentOS
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
5 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) CCDP
3 5 (45.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (27.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (27.27%) CISM
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Snort
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) OSSEC
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Intel Security
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm
3 5 (45.45%) Sourcefire
4 2 (18.18%) BeyondTrust
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago