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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 532 517 537
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing CCSA 54 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.079% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 10
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£450 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £253 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £443 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
9449 9079 8041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 18.96% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5616 5236 4338
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 410 459
Average hourly rate £22.20 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 28 £475 +49.01% 9
South East -15 13 £406 +19.48% 3
West Midlands +6 8 £315 -30.00%
North West -15 2 £300 -
South West -8 1 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £275 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 76 (86.36%) CheckPoint
2 67 (76.14%) Cisco
3 66 (75.00%) Firewall
4 61 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (52.27%) CCSE
6 35 (39.77%) CCNP
7 31 (35.23%) LAN
8 30 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (32.95%) Juniper
10 27 (30.68%) CCNA
11 26 (29.55%) WAN
11 26 (29.55%) Network Security
12 24 (27.27%) F5
12 24 (27.27%) VPN
13 22 (25.00%) BGP
13 22 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 21 (23.86%) OSPF
14 21 (23.86%) Check Point Certification
15 17 (19.32%) DNS
16 16 (18.18%) Linux
16 16 (18.18%) Blue Coat
17 15 (17.05%) ITIL
17 15 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (17.05%) Load Balancing
18 12 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 12 (13.64%) Windows
18 12 (13.64%) CISSP
18 12 (13.64%) Wireless
19 11 (12.50%) CCIE
19 11 (12.50%) EIGRP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3 (3.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) IaaS
3 4 (4.55%) SaaS
3 4 (4.55%) PaaS
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 66 (75.00%) Firewall
2 31 (35.23%) LAN
3 30 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (29.55%) Network Security
4 26 (29.55%) WAN
5 24 (27.27%) VPN
6 22 (25.00%) BGP
7 21 (23.86%) OSPF
8 17 (19.32%) DNS
9 15 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (13.64%) Wireless
11 11 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (11.36%) SSL
12 10 (11.36%) DHCP
13 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
13 9 (10.23%) IPsec
13 9 (10.23%) BIG-IP
13 9 (10.23%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) GCC
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.55%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Publishing
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
6 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Billing
6 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Local Government
7 1 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Network Engineer
2 20 (22.73%) Security Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
4 11 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Network Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Security Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 4 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Security Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Network Support
8 3 (3.41%) Head of Security
9 2 (2.27%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
1 4 (4.55%) XMPP
2 2 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) PKI
3 6 (6.82%) Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Windows
3 9 (10.23%) UNIX
4 4 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
1 15 (17.05%) Load Balancing
2 10 (11.36%) Network Design
3 9 (10.23%) Information Security
3 9 (10.23%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (7.95%) Security Management
4 7 (7.95%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (7.95%) SIEM
5 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.68%) Cyber Security
5 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (4.55%) ITIL V2
6 4 (4.55%) Data Security
6 4 (4.55%) BCP
6 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) Perl
1 2 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 61 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (52.27%) CCSE
3 35 (39.77%) CCNP
4 27 (30.68%) CCNA
5 21 (23.86%) Check Point Certification
6 12 (13.64%) CISSP
7 11 (12.50%) CCIE
7 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 10 (11.36%) CISM
9 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
10 8 (9.09%) JNCIA
10 8 (9.09%) CCSP
11 5 (5.68%) Degree
12 3 (3.41%) CCDA
12 3 (3.41%) CCDP
13 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
14 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
14 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
14 1 (1.14%) MCP
14 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.27%) GPG13
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) Squid
3 5 (5.68%) Snort
3 5 (5.68%) vSphere
4 3 (3.41%) vCloud
4 3 (3.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) OpenView
2 3 (3.41%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (3.41%) Nessus
2 3 (3.41%) SCOM
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 76 (86.36%) CheckPoint
2 67 (76.14%) Cisco
3 29 (32.95%) Juniper
4 24 (27.27%) F5
5 16 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 9 (10.23%) Nokia
6 9 (10.23%) VMware
7 6 (6.82%) Citrix
8 5 (5.68%) Brocade
8 5 (5.68%) Websense
8 5 (5.68%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.55%) Rackspace
10 3 (3.41%) Infoblox
10 3 (3.41%) Vyatta
10 3 (3.41%) Nortel
11 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.27%) Foundry
11 2 (2.27%) Qualys
11 2 (2.27%) Verint
11 2 (2.27%) CyberTech
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