The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 280 323 327
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 27 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 0.62% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 7
Average salary £62,500 £53,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +15.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
CCSA
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2474 3071 2660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.91% 24.99% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2520 2346
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCSA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CCSA Salary Trend in the City of London

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 59 (96.72%) Firewall
2 54 (88.52%) Cisco
3 50 (81.97%) CheckPoint
4 28 (45.90%) CCSE
5 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (42.62%) WAN
6 24 (39.34%) VPN
7 23 (37.70%) LAN
7 23 (37.70%) Finance
8 21 (34.43%) OSPF
8 21 (34.43%) CCNA
8 21 (34.43%) Network Security
9 20 (32.79%) HSRP
10 19 (31.15%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (31.15%) BGP
10 19 (31.15%) VRRP
10 19 (31.15%) Juniper
11 18 (29.51%) MPLS
12 14 (22.95%) IPsec
12 14 (22.95%) CCNP
13 13 (21.31%) VLAN
14 12 (19.67%) F5
14 12 (19.67%) Spanning Tree
15 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
15 11 (18.03%) Degree
15 11 (18.03%) Banking
15 11 (18.03%) Retail
15 11 (18.03%) CISSP
15 11 (18.03%) DNS
15 11 (18.03%) Perl

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (1.64%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (96.72%) Firewall
2 26 (42.62%) WAN
3 24 (39.34%) VPN
4 23 (37.70%) LAN
5 21 (34.43%) OSPF
5 21 (34.43%) Network Security
6 20 (32.79%) HSRP
7 19 (31.15%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (31.15%) VRRP
7 19 (31.15%) BGP
8 18 (29.51%) MPLS
9 14 (22.95%) IPsec
10 13 (21.31%) VLAN
11 12 (19.67%) Spanning Tree
12 11 (18.03%) DNS
13 10 (16.39%) Wireless
13 10 (16.39%) BIG-IP
14 9 (14.75%) GLBP
14 9 (14.75%) RIP
14 9 (14.75%) EIGRP
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
2 11 (18.03%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Advertising
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Network Engineer
2 26 (42.62%) Security Engineer
3 18 (29.51%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Network Support
5 8 (13.11%) Administrator
5 8 (13.11%) Firewall Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Network Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Network Support
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) 802.1X
2 7 (11.48%) XMPP
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Online Banking
2 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.11%) Hedge funds
4 7 (11.48%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.64%) Equities
8 1 (1.64%) PKI
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.64%) BYOD
8 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Network Design
2 9 (14.75%) Information Security
2 9 (14.75%) Asset Management
3 7 (11.48%) Change Control
3 7 (11.48%) Investment Management
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.20%) SIEM
4 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.64%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.64%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.64%) Demand Management
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) Perl
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
1 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) CCSE
2 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (34.43%) CCNA
4 14 (22.95%) CCNP
5 11 (18.03%) CISSP
5 11 (18.03%) Degree
6 6 (9.84%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.92%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.92%) CCIE
9 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.64%) MCITP
10 1 (1.64%) MCSE
10 1 (1.64%) MCSA
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Snort
2 1 (1.64%) Squid
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (11.48%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) Cisco
2 50 (81.97%) CheckPoint
3 19 (31.15%) Juniper
4 12 (19.67%) F5
5 10 (16.39%) Meraki
6 8 (13.11%) Verint
6 8 (13.11%) CyberTech
7 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.20%) Kaspersky
8 4 (6.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix
9 3 (4.92%) HP
9 3 (4.92%) McAfee
9 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.92%) Aruba
10 2 (3.28%) Websense
11 1 (1.64%) BT
11 1 (1.64%) VMware
11 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.64%) Google
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago