The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 389 422 411
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Contract jobs citing CCSA 26 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.024% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £391 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £419
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%
CCSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3685 3747 3772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.30% 14.95% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2409 2384 2255
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 88 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in London

CCSA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSA across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

CCSA Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
City of London +29 7 £500 +25.00% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (78.57%) CCNA
3 25 (59.52%) CISSP
4 22 (52.38%) JNCIA
5 19 (45.24%) Cisco
5 19 (45.24%) UNIX
5 19 (45.24%) Linux
6 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
7 16 (38.10%) CISM
7 16 (38.10%) Firewall
8 15 (35.71%) Windows
8 15 (35.71%) CCSE
9 14 (33.33%) Network Security
9 14 (33.33%) VMware
10 13 (30.95%) CCNP
10 13 (30.95%) Information Security
11 11 (26.19%) Juniper
12 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.43%) Puppet
13 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (19.05%) BMC
14 8 (19.05%) LAN
14 8 (19.05%) WAN
14 8 (19.05%) Web Services
15 7 (16.67%) MySQL
15 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (16.67%) Publishing
15 7 (16.67%) Migration
16 6 (14.29%) ITIL

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) Network Security
3 8 (19.05%) LAN
3 8 (19.05%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) OSPF
4 4 (9.52%) BGP
4 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 4 (9.52%) WAAS
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) DNS
6 2 (4.76%) SSL
6 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.38%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (16.67%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Security Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Operational Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) HTML5
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) UNIX
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Information Security
2 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Security Management
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.38%) Network Design
8 1 (2.38%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (78.57%) CCNA
3 25 (59.52%) CISSP
4 22 (52.38%) JNCIA
5 16 (38.10%) CISM
6 15 (35.71%) CCSE
7 13 (30.95%) CCNP
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (14.29%) JNCIP
10 5 (11.90%) MCSE
11 4 (9.52%) MCSA
12 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
12 3 (7.14%) JNCIE
12 3 (7.14%) MCITP
12 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (7.14%) ISACA
12 3 (7.14%) CCIE
13 2 (4.76%) CCSP
13 2 (4.76%) MCP
14 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Puppet
1 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 18 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 14 (33.33%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) BMC
6 5 (11.90%) F5
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) Qualys
8 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.38%) Axway
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.38%) Trustwave
9 1 (2.38%) Nokia
9 1 (2.38%) McAfee
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