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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 379 399 410
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs citing CCSA 29 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.057% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £319 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.01% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £259 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £433 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
3497 3643 3421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.28% 15.90% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2241 2390 2075
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 110 129
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 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
City of London +7 14 £475 +25.00% 6
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 33 (82.50%) CheckPoint
2 31 (77.50%) Cisco
3 28 (70.00%) Firewall
4 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (45.00%) CCSE
6 15 (37.50%) BGP
6 15 (37.50%) Linux
6 15 (37.50%) LAN
6 15 (37.50%) WAN
7 14 (35.00%) DNS
7 14 (35.00%) OSPF
7 14 (35.00%) F5
8 13 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 12 (30.00%) CCNP
9 12 (30.00%) CCNA
9 12 (30.00%) VPN
10 11 (27.50%) Wireless
10 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (25.00%) DHCP
11 10 (25.00%) ITIL
12 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
12 9 (22.50%) IPsec
12 9 (22.50%) Network Security
13 8 (20.00%) VMware
13 8 (20.00%) BIG-IP
13 8 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (20.00%) UNIX
13 8 (20.00%) Windows

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) IaaS
3 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 4 (10.00%) PaaS
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) LAN
2 15 (37.50%) WAN
2 15 (37.50%) BGP
3 14 (35.00%) OSPF
3 14 (35.00%) DNS
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (30.00%) VPN
6 11 (27.50%) Wireless
6 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (25.00%) DHCP
7 10 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (22.50%) Network Security
8 9 (22.50%) IPsec
8 9 (22.50%) EIGRP
9 8 (20.00%) BIG-IP
10 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (17.50%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (15.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) GCC
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) XMPP
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) PKI
2 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.50%) Spread Betting
4 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.00%) Cyber Security
3 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.00%) Information Security
4 5 (12.50%) BCP
4 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.50%) Data Security
4 5 (12.50%) Security Management
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL V2
4 5 (12.50%) SIEM
4 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 4 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Network Design
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCSE
3 12 (30.00%) CCNP
3 12 (30.00%) CCNA
4 8 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (17.50%) CISSP
5 7 (17.50%) CISM
5 7 (17.50%) CCIE
5 7 (17.50%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) CCSP
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDP
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) Snort
2 6 (15.00%) Squid
3 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (7.50%) vCloud
5 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) CheckPoint
2 31 (77.50%) Cisco
3 14 (35.00%) F5
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Nokia
6 6 (15.00%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.00%) Rackspace
8 3 (7.50%) Verint
8 3 (7.50%) CyberTech
8 3 (7.50%) Vyatta
8 3 (7.50%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.50%) Websense
8 3 (7.50%) Brocade
8 3 (7.50%) Nortel
9 2 (5.00%) Citrix
10 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.50%) HP
10 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
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