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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 289 292 291
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 21 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.85% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 21
Average salary £57,500 £41,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -28.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,600 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2574 2582 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.00% 24.90% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2185 2535
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 38 (97.44%) CheckPoint
2 37 (94.87%) Firewall
3 34 (87.18%) Cisco
4 30 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (64.10%) CCNP
6 22 (56.41%) CCSE
7 18 (46.15%) Juniper
8 17 (43.59%) OSPF
8 17 (43.59%) BGP
9 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (41.03%) Network Security
10 15 (38.46%) VPN
11 14 (35.90%) CCNA
11 14 (35.90%) EIGRP
12 13 (33.33%) MPLS
13 12 (30.77%) DNS
14 11 (28.21%) WAN
14 11 (28.21%) F5
15 10 (25.64%) SIEM
15 10 (25.64%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (25.64%) Barracuda Networks
15 10 (25.64%) Wireless
16 9 (23.08%) Network Design
16 9 (23.08%) Windows
16 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
17 8 (20.51%) LAN
17 8 (20.51%) VoIP
18 7 (17.95%) CCIE
18 7 (17.95%) UNIX
18 7 (17.95%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) Firewall
2 17 (43.59%) OSPF
2 17 (43.59%) BGP
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (41.03%) Network Security
4 15 (38.46%) VPN
5 14 (35.90%) EIGRP
6 13 (33.33%) MPLS
7 12 (30.77%) DNS
8 11 (28.21%) WAN
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (25.64%) Wireless
10 8 (20.51%) LAN
10 8 (20.51%) VoIP
11 6 (15.38%) TACACS
11 6 (15.38%) VRRP
11 6 (15.38%) RIP
11 6 (15.38%) VLAN
11 6 (15.38%) VPLS
11 6 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Security Engineer
2 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Design Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.56%) NOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Hedge funds
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) SIEM
2 9 (23.08%) Network Design
3 6 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Line Management
8 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Perl
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
1 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (64.10%) CCNP
3 22 (56.41%) CCSE
4 14 (35.90%) CCNA
5 7 (17.95%) CCIE
6 5 (12.82%) Degree
7 4 (10.26%) CCDP
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (7.69%) MCSE
8 3 (7.69%) MCP
8 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (5.13%) CCSP
9 2 (5.13%) CCDA
9 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) XenApp
2 3 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) CheckPoint
2 34 (87.18%) Cisco
3 18 (46.15%) Juniper
4 11 (28.21%) F5
5 10 (25.64%) Barracuda Networks
6 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
8 6 (15.38%) Aruba
9 4 (10.26%) Websense
9 4 (10.26%) HP
9 4 (10.26%) McAfee
9 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
9 4 (10.26%) IronPort
10 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.69%) NetApp
10 3 (7.69%) Nokia
10 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle
10 3 (7.69%) VMware
11 2 (5.13%) Avaya
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago