The first table below looks at the demand for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -24.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - £32.50
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
311 280 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.65% 21.79% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 126 194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £204 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £22.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £51.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 1 - -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) CCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Kaspersky
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) GSEC
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Trainer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Search Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) GSEC
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
2 2 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade