The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 98 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% 0.092% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
342 230 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.64% 21.06% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 298 199 244
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,534 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 4 £52,000 - 1
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 12 (70.59%) CCSE
4 11 (64.71%) CCDP
5 9 (52.94%) Network Security
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) CCNA
6 8 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (41.18%) OSPF
7 7 (41.18%) BGP
8 6 (35.29%) Network Management
9 5 (29.41%) CCDA
10 4 (23.53%) Juniper
10 4 (23.53%) VPN
10 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
11 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (17.65%) MPLS
12 2 (11.76%) SLA
12 2 (11.76%) CCIP
13 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
13 1 (5.88%) Network Design
13 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
13 1 (5.88%) FirePass
13 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.88%) FirePass
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Network Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Security Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 12 (70.59%) CCSE
4 11 (64.71%) CCDP
5 8 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (47.06%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) CCDA
7 3 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (11.76%) CCIP
9 1 (5.88%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) F5
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago