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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 77 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 12 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 1.08% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 3.72% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £53,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.93% +2.81%
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
265 376 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.51% 29.03% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 211 347 252
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +47 11 £54,250 +0.46% 1
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 24 (100.00%) Network Security
2 23 (95.83%) CCNP
2 23 (95.83%) CCDP
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 23 (95.83%) CCSE
3 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 21 (87.50%) BGP
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (87.50%) Spanning Tree
4 20 (83.33%) OSPF
4 20 (83.33%) MS Visio
4 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (83.33%) Load Balancing
5 18 (75.00%) Network Management
6 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
6 17 (70.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 12 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (45.83%) tcpdump
9 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) CCNA
11 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (4.17%) Advertising
12 1 (4.17%) CCDA
12 1 (4.17%) MS Office

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Network Security
2 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 23 (95.83%) WAN
3 21 (87.50%) BGP
3 21 (87.50%) Firewall
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (87.50%) Spanning Tree
4 20 (83.33%) OSPF
5 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
6 12 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 11 (45.83%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Consultant
2 18 (75.00%) Network Consultant
3 13 (54.17%) Security Consultant
3 13 (54.17%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 18 (75.00%) Network Management
3 17 (70.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) CCNP
1 23 (95.83%) CCDP
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (95.83%) CCSE
2 12 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCDA
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
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