The first table below looks at the demand for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £395
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -24.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - £32.50
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
306 238 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.50% 28.54% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 123 88
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 23
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.55 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £10.11 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £250 -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) VMware