The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 569 534 556
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Contract jobs citing CCSA 39 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.79% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 48 36
Median daily rate £375 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £338 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £688 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.64%
CCSA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9206 10445 10963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.13% 20.61% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5765 6371 6254
Median daily rate £420 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 507 497
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCSA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

CCSA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 20 £463 -15.90% 6
South East +10 7 £356 +1.78% 1
West Midlands - 7 £375 -
East of England -8 3 £330 -22.35% 3
North East - 2 £280 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 England region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 80 (93.02%) Firewall
2 79 (91.86%) CheckPoint
3 67 (77.91%) Cisco
4 59 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (63.95%) Network Security
6 42 (48.84%) CCNA
7 40 (46.51%) CCSE
8 38 (44.19%) LAN
9 37 (43.02%) WAN
10 36 (41.86%) VPN
10 36 (41.86%) CCNP
11 28 (32.56%) Wireless
12 23 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (22.09%) OSPF
13 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
14 18 (20.93%) Juniper
15 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
16 15 (17.44%) Network Design
17 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
18 12 (13.95%) Wireshark
18 12 (13.95%) Cisco Wireless
19 11 (12.79%) Palo Alto
19 11 (12.79%) Information Security
19 11 (12.79%) ITIL
19 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
19 11 (12.79%) BIG-IP
20 10 (11.63%) Riverbed
20 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
20 10 (11.63%) Linux
20 10 (11.63%) MS Visio

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (93.02%) Firewall
2 55 (63.95%) Network Security
3 38 (44.19%) LAN
4 37 (43.02%) WAN
5 36 (41.86%) VPN
6 28 (32.56%) Wireless
7 23 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (22.09%) OSPF
8 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
9 12 (13.95%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (13.95%) Wireshark
10 11 (12.79%) BIG-IP
11 10 (11.63%) IPsec
12 9 (10.47%) BGP
12 9 (10.47%) VRRP
13 8 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (9.30%) HSRP
13 8 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (8.14%) DHCP
14 7 (8.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Big Data
General
1 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Legal
3 3 (3.49%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) Network Engineer
2 33 (38.37%) Security Engineer
3 32 (37.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (20.93%) Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Network Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Check Point Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Firewall Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Voice Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Voice Network Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Network Support
9 5 (5.81%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Security Administrator
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.16%) CGI
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.65%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) e-Health
6 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) PKI
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) Network Design
2 11 (12.79%) Information Security
2 11 (12.79%) ITIL
3 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.14%) Change Management
4 7 (8.14%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
4 7 (8.14%) SIEM
5 6 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.98%) Network Management
6 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (5.81%) Disk Encryption
6 5 (5.81%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (5.81%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.65%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
1 2 (2.33%) Java
1 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (48.84%) CCNA
3 40 (46.51%) CCSE
4 36 (41.86%) CCNP
5 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
6 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
7 9 (10.47%) Check Point Certification
8 8 (9.30%) CISSP
9 7 (8.14%) CEH
10 6 (6.98%) Degree
10 6 (6.98%) GCFA
10 6 (6.98%) GCIH
10 6 (6.98%) JNCIA
10 6 (6.98%) MCP
11 5 (5.81%) CCDA
11 5 (5.81%) CCDP
11 5 (5.81%) CCIE
11 5 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (4.65%) GIAC
13 3 (3.49%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) Firmware
2 2 (2.33%) XenServer
3 1 (1.16%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) FortiGate
1 7 (8.14%) Nagios
2 5 (5.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (4.65%) EnCase
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.33%) Cacti
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco LMS
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.33%) Puppet
5 2 (2.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 79 (91.86%) CheckPoint
2 67 (77.91%) Cisco
3 18 (20.93%) Juniper
4 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.79%) Palo Alto
6 10 (11.63%) Riverbed
7 9 (10.47%) F5
8 7 (8.14%) Citrix
8 7 (8.14%) Infoblox
9 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.81%) Aruba
10 5 (5.81%) Avaya
10 5 (5.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.81%) Nortel
11 4 (4.65%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.65%) HP
11 4 (4.65%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.65%) Meraki
12 3 (3.49%) VMware
13 2 (2.33%) CA
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