The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 784 795 887
Rank change year-on-year +11 +92  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 79 120 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.13% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 63 106 72
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £79,700
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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20341 24211 28429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.56% 26.55% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 19808 22724
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

CCSP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCSP in England

CCSP
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for CCSP in England

CCSP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
London -3 46 £63,750 +6.25% 1
South East +48 22 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Yorkshire +12 5 £51,500 +0.98%
West Midlands +12 3 £65,000 +66.66%
East of England +4 1 - - 1
North West -38 1 £57,500 +40.24%
South West - 1 £25,000 -
CCSP
UK

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 England region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 203 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (59.61%) Cisco
3 120 (59.11%) Firewall
4 107 (52.71%) CCNP
5 104 (51.23%) Linux
6 83 (40.89%) Windows
7 78 (38.42%) Information Security
8 75 (36.95%) CISSP
9 73 (35.96%) Finance
10 70 (34.48%) Juniper
11 67 (33.00%) CISM
11 67 (33.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 63 (31.03%) Microsoft
12 63 (31.03%) Network Security
13 62 (30.54%) MPLS
14 61 (30.05%) OSPF
14 61 (30.05%) BGP
14 61 (30.05%) VPN
15 58 (28.57%) Degree
16 57 (28.08%) Data Centre
17 54 (26.60%) F5
18 51 (25.12%) ITIL
19 48 (23.65%) CISA
20 46 (22.66%) Oracle
21 45 (22.17%) CCIE
22 43 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
22 43 (21.18%) Oracle Applications
22 43 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
23 42 (20.69%) PRINCE2
24 39 (19.21%) CheckPoint

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 20 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (9.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 43 (21.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (59.11%) Firewall
2 63 (31.03%) Network Security
3 62 (30.54%) MPLS
4 61 (30.05%) BGP
4 61 (30.05%) OSPF
4 61 (30.05%) VPN
5 43 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (18.23%) WAN
7 28 (13.79%) VoIP
8 27 (13.30%) VLAN
9 25 (12.32%) EIGRP
10 22 (10.84%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (10.84%) Spanning Tree
11 20 (9.85%) Internet
12 19 (9.36%) Wireless
13 16 (7.88%) TCP/IP
14 15 (7.39%) Cisco ISE
14 15 (7.39%) Cisco Wireless
15 14 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (5.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.46%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 73 (35.96%) Finance
2 20 (9.85%) Digital Economy
3 13 (6.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (6.40%) Retail
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
5 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (34.98%) Network Engineer
2 59 (29.06%) Consultant
3 49 (24.14%) Security Consultant
4 41 (20.20%) Security Engineer
5 36 (17.73%) Senior Network Engineer
6 29 (14.29%) Architect
6 29 (14.29%) Security Architect
7 22 (10.84%) Network Consultant
8 21 (10.34%) Network Operations Engineer
8 21 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
9 20 (9.85%) Juniper Engineer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior Security Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) Cisco Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 14 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (6.40%) Network Security Consultant
13 12 (5.91%) Analyst
13 12 (5.91%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) Middleware
2 4 (1.97%) RESTful
3 2 (0.99%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (28.08%) Data Centre
2 34 (16.75%) Linux Command Line
3 22 (10.84%) Data Protection Act
4 20 (9.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 19 (9.36%) PKI
6 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.46%) CESG
8 5 (2.46%) Fintech
8 5 (2.46%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.99%) Smart Energy
9 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (51.23%) Linux
2 83 (40.89%) Windows
3 22 (10.84%) CentOS
3 22 (10.84%) Unix
4 19 (9.36%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 14 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.42%) Debian
7 9 (4.43%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Solaris
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.42%) Information Security
2 51 (25.12%) ITIL
3 43 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 32 (15.76%) Time Management
6 31 (15.27%) Kalman Filter
7 27 (13.30%) High Availability
8 24 (11.82%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (11.82%) Risk Management
8 24 (11.82%) TOGAF
9 23 (11.33%) Data Protection
9 23 (11.33%) Security Management
9 23 (11.33%) SIEM
10 22 (10.84%) Security Operations
11 21 (10.34%) Presales
12 20 (9.85%) Content Management
13 17 (8.37%) Network Architecture
13 17 (8.37%) SABSA
13 17 (8.37%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (6.40%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.87%) Python
2 17 (8.37%) Perl
3 15 (7.39%) SQL
4 14 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 9 (4.43%) PHP
6 8 (3.94%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.46%) VBScript
8 2 (0.99%) Java
9 1 (0.49%) AWK
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
9 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (52.71%) CCNP
3 75 (36.95%) CISSP
4 67 (33.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 67 (33.00%) CISM
5 58 (28.57%) Degree
6 48 (23.65%) CISA
7 45 (22.17%) CCIE
8 33 (16.26%) CCSE
9 28 (13.79%) CCNA
10 27 (13.30%) CCIE Service Provider
11 25 (12.32%) SANS
12 24 (11.82%) CCIP
13 22 (10.84%) CCDA
14 20 (9.85%) CCVP
14 20 (9.85%) JNCIS
15 19 (9.36%) CCSA
15 19 (9.36%) CESG Certified Professional
16 15 (7.39%) CCDP
17 10 (4.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 20 (9.85%) SLA
4 10 (4.93%) COBIT
5 2 (0.99%) GCP
5 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.49%) FISMA
6 1 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.49%) NIST 800
System Software
1 29 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.85%) ProxySG
3 15 (7.39%) Snort
4 13 (6.40%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.96%) pfSense
6 5 (2.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.90%) OSSEC
2 13 (6.40%) FortiGate
3 8 (3.94%) SCCM
4 5 (2.46%) Nessus
4 5 (2.46%) QRadar
5 4 (1.97%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.48%) Cacti
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.99%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.49%) Ansible
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.49%) OpenView
8 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.49%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 121 (59.61%) Cisco
2 70 (34.48%) Juniper
3 63 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 54 (26.60%) F5
5 46 (22.66%) Oracle
6 39 (19.21%) CheckPoint
7 34 (16.75%) McAfee
7 34 (16.75%) Sourcefire
8 33 (16.26%) Fortinet
9 31 (15.27%) Palo Alto
10 30 (14.78%) VMware
11 27 (13.30%) HP
12 22 (10.84%) Blue Coat
12 22 (10.84%) Red Hat
12 22 (10.84%) TippingPoint
13 20 (9.85%) Imperva
13 20 (9.85%) Proofpoint
14 14 (6.90%) LogRhythm
15 13 (6.40%) Splunk
16 6 (2.96%) Citrix
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