The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 106 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.084% 0.53% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £46,000 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -
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 Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
552 517 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.54% 34.33% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 416 379 461
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CCSA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Cambridge

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware