The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.89%

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
425 553 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.70% 25.82% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 283 409 488
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCSA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Meraki
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 3 (50.00%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) VPN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Stonesoft