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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £31.50
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
302 203 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.12% 19.61% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 110 119
Average daily rate £325 £315 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.96 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% -23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCSA
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCDA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCDA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft