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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 394 417 393
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Contract jobs citing CCSA 20 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.020% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.13% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 6
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£375 £406 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +32.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £32.00
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
3759 3731 3695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.68% 14.92% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2411 2350 2200
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 102 136
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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
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 28 August 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 - 2 £350 - 1
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (80.00%) CCNA
3 25 (62.50%) CISSP
4 20 (50.00%) Cisco
5 19 (47.50%) JNCIA
6 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 18 (45.00%) Firewall
7 17 (42.50%) CISM
8 16 (40.00%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) CCSE
9 15 (37.50%) Network Security
9 15 (37.50%) UNIX
9 15 (37.50%) Windows
9 15 (37.50%) Juniper
10 14 (35.00%) CCNP
11 13 (32.50%) VMware
12 11 (27.50%) Information Security
13 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (22.50%) JNCIP
14 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (20.00%) ITIL
15 8 (20.00%) MCSE
16 7 (17.50%) MCSA
16 7 (17.50%) MySQL
16 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
16 7 (17.50%) Publishing
16 7 (17.50%) Puppet
16 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
16 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
17 6 (15.00%) JNCIE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) Network Security
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) Junos
5 1 (2.50%) FWSM
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (17.50%) Publishing
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) UNIX
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Information Security
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Security Management
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (80.00%) CCNA
3 25 (62.50%) CISSP
4 19 (47.50%) JNCIA
5 17 (42.50%) CISM
6 15 (37.50%) CCSE
7 14 (35.00%) CCNP
8 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (22.50%) JNCIP
10 8 (20.00%) MCSE
11 7 (17.50%) MCSA
12 6 (15.00%) CCIE
12 6 (15.00%) JNCIE
12 6 (15.00%) ISACA
13 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (10.00%) JNCIS
14 3 (7.50%) MCITP
15 2 (5.00%) CCSP
15 2 (5.00%) MCP
16 1 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
1 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (37.50%) Juniper
4 13 (32.50%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) BMC
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (5.00%) Qualys
8 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.50%) Axway
9 1 (2.50%) McAfee
9 1 (2.50%) Nokia
9 1 (2.50%) F5
9 1 (2.50%) Trustwave
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