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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 139 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.034% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 529 796 838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.22% 27.37% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 331 521 538
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +7.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

CCSP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
CCSP
UK

CCSP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
1 9 (100.00%) CCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Splunk
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre

CCSP
Top Related 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
1 9 (100.00%) CCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Splunk