The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 235 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% 0.048% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £65,000 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -  
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 the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1221 1619 1489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.93% 26.16% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1165 1152
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

CCSP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CCSP in the West Midlands

CCSP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSP in the West Midlands

CCSP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Coventry - 3 £65,000 -
CCSP
England

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
3 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) SABSA
4 4 (44.44%) SANS
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) FWSM
5 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) Network Security
1 6 (66.67%) SNMP
1 6 (66.67%) VLAN
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) FWSM
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SABSA
1 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNA
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) SANS
5 2 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds