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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 240 -
Rank change year-on-year +40 -  
Permanent jobs citing CCSP 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.049% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  

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 1078 1679 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.09% 27.31% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1277 1059
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 March 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 26 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
Coventry - 6 £47,000 -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Network Security
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 9 (69.23%) CCNA
5 8 (61.54%) OSPF
5 8 (61.54%) BGP
5 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
5 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (61.54%) FWSM
5 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
5 8 (61.54%) Contract Management
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (23.08%) ISSAP
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) SNMP
7 3 (23.08%) SABSA
7 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) ISMS
8 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis

CCSP
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) Wireless
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) FWSM
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) SNMP
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Contract Management
2 3 (23.08%) SABSA
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) ISMS
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
3 9 (69.23%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) ISSAP
5 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Palo Alto
2 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) F5
West Midlands
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