The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 242 230 237
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing CCSA 17 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.68% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
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£400 £308 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% +18.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2581 2483 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.00% 26.70% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1227 1065
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 117 122
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.13 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% -25.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -1 9 - - 6
Hampshire - 5 £400 - 1
Surrey -1 2 - - 2
Middlesex +6 1 - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
1 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
1 21 (87.50%) CCSE
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (62.50%) CCNP
4 9 (37.50%) Juniper
4 9 (37.50%) CCSP
5 8 (33.33%) TACACS
5 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 7 (29.17%) SSL
6 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
6 7 (29.17%) F5
7 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) CISSP
8 5 (20.83%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
8 5 (20.83%) Network Design
8 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
8 5 (20.83%) FWSM
8 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Fault Management
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (33.33%) TACACS
3 7 (29.17%) LAN
3 7 (29.17%) VPN
3 7 (29.17%) SSL
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
5 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
5 5 (20.83%) FWSM
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) RIP
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
7 3 (12.50%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IP Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Security
4 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Security Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Network Design
1 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (12.50%) Database Security
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Release Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Security Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) CCSE
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (62.50%) CCNP
4 9 (37.50%) CCSP
5 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) CISSP
7 5 (20.83%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) CISM
10 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
10 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
10 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.33%) CCIE
10 2 (8.33%) CCDA
10 2 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) GPG13
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.33%) Squid
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.33%) Nessus
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
1 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 9 (37.50%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
3 7 (29.17%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
4 2 (8.33%) Crossbeam
4 2 (8.33%) Qualys
4 2 (8.33%) Websense
4 2 (8.33%) Radware
4 2 (8.33%) Nokia
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Nortel
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £38.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago