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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.76% -1.76%
CCSA
West Midlands

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
581 505 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.91% 27.84% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 452 442 401
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) CCSE
3 8 (80.00%) Network Security
4 7 (70.00%) Juniper
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
5 5 (50.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (20.00%) Snort
8 1 (10.00%) VPLS
8 1 (10.00%) IPsec
8 1 (10.00%) MPLS
8 1 (10.00%) OSPF
8 1 (10.00%) BGP
8 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) WAN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPLS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCSE
3 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 5 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire