Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 494 532 555
Rank change year-on-year +38 +23 +66
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 39 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 31
South East median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% - +10.58%
10th Percentile £53,250 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +15.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,688 8,348 10,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.62% 26.66% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,866 6,711 8,424
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in the South East

CCSP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for CCSP in the South East

CCSP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSP in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CCSP in the South East

CCSP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley +49 32 £95,000 +65.22%
Berkshire +15 27 £95,000 +65.22%
Surrey - 16 £95,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
CCSP
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing CCSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 39 (100.00%) CISSP
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (76.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 26 (66.67%) Information Security
4 17 (43.59%) CISM
5 16 (41.03%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 15 (38.46%) Network Security
7 13 (33.33%) Firewall
8 12 (30.77%) CEH
8 12 (30.77%) Change Management
8 12 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (30.77%) SANS
9 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
9 11 (28.21%) Degree
10 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
10 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) SABSA
11 9 (23.08%) SIEM
11 9 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (23.08%) PKI
11 9 (23.08%) Information Management
11 9 (23.08%) TOGAF
11 9 (23.08%) SCCP
11 9 (23.08%) Cisco
12 8 (20.51%) SSCP
13 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
13 7 (17.95%) Information Assurance
13 7 (17.95%) Cyber Essentials

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.82%) ExpressionEngine
1 5 (12.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) IaaS
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Network Security
2 13 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (23.08%) SCCP
4 6 (15.38%) SSL
4 6 (15.38%) VPN
5 5 (12.82%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.56%) BGP
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) IPsec
7 1 (2.56%) L2TP
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) OSPF
7 1 (2.56%) SNMP
7 1 (2.56%) SSH
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) Telnet
7 1 (2.56%) VRRP
7 1 (2.56%) WAN
7 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Security Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 9 (23.08%) Security Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Information Specialist
4 7 (17.95%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 6 (15.38%) Consultant
5 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Information Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Security Assurance Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Security Incident Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (23.08%) PKI
3 5 (12.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Information Security
2 16 (41.03%) Ethical Hacking
3 12 (30.77%) Change Management
3 12 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
5 9 (23.08%) Information Management
5 9 (23.08%) SABSA
5 9 (23.08%) SIEM
5 9 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
6 7 (17.95%) Information Assurance
6 7 (17.95%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (17.95%) Security Operations
7 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) OWASP
7 5 (12.82%) People Management
7 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.82%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 39 (100.00%) CISSP
2 30 (76.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 17 (43.59%) CISM
4 12 (30.77%) CEH
4 12 (30.77%) SANS
5 11 (28.21%) Degree
6 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (20.51%) SSCP
9 7 (17.95%) GCIA
9 7 (17.95%) GCIH
10 1 (2.56%) CCNA
10 1 (2.56%) CCNP
10 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.95%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 5 (12.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Aruba
4 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Stonesoft