The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 80 - -
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 0.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£80 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
280 170 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.73% 16.41% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 94 102
Average daily rate £330 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -33.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £18.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 18 September 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) CCDP
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (20.00%) CCIP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCSP
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Huawei
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft