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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 108 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 9 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 2.08% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £62,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.60% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +14.11%
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
502 721 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.95% 31.82% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 371 488 515
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
High Wycombe - 6 £62,500 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) CCSE
4 7 (63.64%) Network Security
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (36.36%) CCNP
7 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 4 (36.36%) VPN
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) CCDA
8 3 (27.27%) CCDP
8 3 (27.27%) LAN
8 3 (27.27%) SSL
8 3 (27.27%) CCIE
8 3 (27.27%) MPLS
8 3 (27.27%) OSPF
8 3 (27.27%) IPsec
8 3 (27.27%) Juniper
8 3 (27.27%) Network Design
8 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
8 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
8 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (63.64%) Network Security
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) IPsec
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) OSPF
7 3 (27.27%) SSL
8 2 (18.18%) IPv4
8 2 (18.18%) Wireless
9 1 (9.09%) DHCP
9 1 (9.09%) DMZ
9 1 (9.09%) DNS
9 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Security Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCSE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CCDA
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
4 2 (18.18%) CCSP
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) GIAC
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya