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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 139 126 134
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 2 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.089% 0.21% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.81% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 14
Median salary £28,000 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.79% -4.37%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +12.94%
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
628 496 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.82% 26.00% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 410 388 704
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 4 December 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stonesoft
3 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Python

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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Stonesoft