The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 69 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing CCSA 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 2.92% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £315 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 - £45.00
CCSA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 137 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.42% 18.66% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 74 80
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +94.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £12.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSA across the Birmingham region.

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the Birmingham region.

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CCSA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper