Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 730 847
Rank change year-on-year -62 +117 +24
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 40 127 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.17% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.70% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 94 57
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +14.58%
10th Percentile £41,250 £49,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £69,850 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% +4.17%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16979 18197 22698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.47% 24.05% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12673 15140 18511
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,325
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.14% +6.65%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in London

CCSP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCSP in London

CCSP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSP in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSP in London

CCSP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -2 7 £59,750 +13.81%
CCSP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (60.00%) Firewall
3 20 (50.00%) Cisco
4 18 (45.00%) CISSP
5 17 (42.50%) CCNP
5 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Linux
7 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
9 13 (32.50%) Cisco Prime
9 13 (32.50%) Information Security
9 13 (32.50%) Cacti
9 13 (32.50%) GDPR
10 11 (27.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 11 (27.50%) CISM
11 10 (25.00%) OpenView
11 10 (25.00%) HP
11 10 (25.00%) DNS
11 10 (25.00%) Windows
11 10 (25.00%) QRadar
11 10 (25.00%) Palo Alto
11 10 (25.00%) SIEM
11 10 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (25.00%) AlgoSec
12 9 (22.50%) Ansible
12 9 (22.50%) NetScaler
12 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
12 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (25.00%) DNS
4 9 (22.50%) NetScaler
4 9 (22.50%) Wireshark
5 8 (20.00%) BGP
5 8 (20.00%) Network Security
5 8 (20.00%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (15.00%) LAN
8 5 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (10.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
9 4 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (10.00%) FWSM
9 4 (10.00%) NX-OS
10 3 (7.50%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Burp Suite
2 6 (15.00%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Consultant
2 13 (32.50%) Security Consultant
3 11 (27.50%) Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Network Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Security Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Security Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.00%) BYOD
6 2 (5.00%) PKI
7 1 (2.50%) CESG
7 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
7 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Solaris
4 7 (17.50%) Kali Linux
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Debian
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Information Security
2 10 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (25.00%) SIEM
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (15.00%) Compliance Audit
4 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (15.00%) SABSA
4 6 (15.00%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CISSP
3 17 (42.50%) CCNP
4 11 (27.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 11 (27.50%) CISM
5 9 (22.50%) CCIE
5 9 (22.50%) CCNA
5 9 (22.50%) Degree
6 8 (20.00%) CISA
6 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (17.50%) CREST Certified
8 6 (15.00%) OSCP
8 6 (15.00%) SSCP
9 5 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.50%) CCDP
10 3 (7.50%) CCIP
10 3 (7.50%) CRISC
11 2 (5.00%) CCSA
11 2 (5.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) GDPR
3 9 (22.50%) SLA
4 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) pfSense
2 1 (2.50%) Snort
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Cacti
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (25.00%) OpenView
2 10 (25.00%) QRadar
3 9 (22.50%) Ansible
3 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (20.00%) Nessus
5 6 (15.00%) Core Impact
6 4 (10.00%) Nagios
6 4 (10.00%) OpenNMS
7 1 (2.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (2.50%) logstash
7 1 (2.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) AlgoSec
3 10 (25.00%) HP
3 10 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (22.50%) Citrix
4 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
5 5 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.00%) AlienVault
7 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) Exinda
8 1 (2.50%) FireEye
8 1 (2.50%) ForeScout
8 1 (2.50%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.50%) Qualys
8 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk