The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 125 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.098% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
CCSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
615 557 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.16% 29.60% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 419 492 591
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

CCSA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
3 7 (77.78%) CCSE
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) CCDP
5 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) OSPF
7 1 (11.11%) BGP
7 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) CCIP
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) CCDA
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 4 (44.44%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft