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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - -
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
East of England

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
324 197 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.05% 20.96% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 290 185 339
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 23 September 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 £45,000 -
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) CCSE
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 9 (75.00%) WAN
5 8 (66.67%) CCDP
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (50.00%) OSPF
7 6 (50.00%) BGP
8 5 (41.67%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (41.67%) Network Management
9 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 4 (33.33%) CCNA
10 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
10 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
10 3 (25.00%) tcpdump
10 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (16.67%) VPN
11 2 (16.67%) CCDA
11 2 (16.67%) Juniper
12 1 (8.33%) Nokia
12 1 (8.33%) CCIP
12 1 (8.33%) SLA

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
7 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
7 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (8.33%) FirePass
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) CCSE
4 8 (66.67%) CCDP
5 5 (41.67%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) CCDA
8 1 (8.33%) CCIP
8 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (8.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) F5