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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 76 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 11 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.04% - 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 10
Average salary £45,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -
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
273 278 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.80% 26.76% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 233 261 281
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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
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 27 February 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 - 9 £45,500 - 2
CCSA
East of England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
2 14 (93.33%) CCDP
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Firewall
4 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
4 12 (80.00%) OSPF
4 12 (80.00%) BGP
4 12 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (73.33%) Network Management
5 11 (73.33%) Load Balancing
6 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (46.67%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
10 4 (26.67%) CCNA
10 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
11 3 (20.00%) VCP4
12 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (6.67%) Advertising
13 1 (6.67%) MS Office
13 1 (6.67%) IBM
13 1 (6.67%) F5

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) OSPF
3 12 (80.00%) BGP
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) Network Consultant
3 8 (53.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (53.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (73.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (73.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
2 14 (93.33%) CCDP
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago