The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 161 165
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.14% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.52% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 646 776 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 24.39% 27.07% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 406 408 563
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

CCSP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for CCSP in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Delivery

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk