The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
Rank 160 156 162
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 3 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.52% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 2.34% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 24
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 562 728 864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.65% 22.22% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 477 566 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

CCSP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for CCSP in Leeds

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
2 3 (75.00%) CCDA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA

CCSP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCDA
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint