The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 48 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 28 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.18% 1.92% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.86% 5.76% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.94%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 278 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.04% 33.41% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 121 238 204
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +19 14 £55,000 +4.76%
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 35 (100.00%) CCNP
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 35 (100.00%) Network Security
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 34 (97.14%) LAN
2 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 34 (97.14%) CCSE
3 33 (94.29%) OSPF
3 33 (94.29%) BGP
3 33 (94.29%) Spanning Tree
4 32 (91.43%) Firewall
5 27 (77.14%) CCDP
6 20 (57.14%) MS Visio
6 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 20 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 20 (57.14%) Network Management
6 20 (57.14%) Load Balancing
7 12 (34.29%) Wireshark
7 12 (34.29%) tcpdump
7 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (20.00%) F5
8 7 (20.00%) Presales
9 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
9 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
9 6 (17.14%) CA
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 20 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (100.00%) Network Security
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 34 (97.14%) LAN
2 34 (97.14%) WAN
3 33 (94.29%) BGP
3 33 (94.29%) OSPF
3 33 (94.29%) Spanning Tree
4 32 (91.43%) Firewall
5 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
5 12 (34.29%) tcpdump
5 12 (34.29%) Wireshark
6 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Consultant
1 27 (77.14%) Network Consultant
2 26 (74.29%) Network Security Consultant
2 26 (74.29%) Security Consultant
3 20 (57.14%) Network Engineer
3 20 (57.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 20 (57.14%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Check Point Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 20 (57.14%) Network Management
2 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) CCNP
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (97.14%) CCSE
3 27 (77.14%) CCDP
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) F5
5 6 (17.14%) CA