The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
CCSA
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 63 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.89% 23.16% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 95
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CCSA
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Bedford region.

CCSA Salary Trend in Bedford

CCSA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) CCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
3 4 (66.67%) CCSE
4 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft