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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 265 322 315
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 38 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 13
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +8.97%
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
2487 3220 2865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 24.89% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2124 2694 2499
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 63 (96.92%) Firewall
2 57 (87.69%) Cisco
3 54 (83.08%) CheckPoint
4 33 (50.77%) CCSE
5 32 (49.23%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (40.00%) WAN
7 24 (36.92%) CCNA
8 23 (35.38%) VPN
8 23 (35.38%) Finance
8 23 (35.38%) Network Security
9 22 (33.85%) LAN
9 22 (33.85%) Juniper
10 21 (32.31%) CCNP
11 20 (30.77%) OSPF
12 19 (29.23%) BGP
12 19 (29.23%) HSRP
13 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (27.69%) VRRP
13 18 (27.69%) MPLS
14 15 (23.08%) VLAN
14 15 (23.08%) DNS
15 14 (21.54%) Network Design
15 14 (21.54%) F5
16 13 (20.00%) EIGRP
17 12 (18.46%) RIP
17 12 (18.46%) Perl
17 12 (18.46%) SQL
17 12 (18.46%) Degree
17 12 (18.46%) GLBP
17 12 (18.46%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (4.62%) Lync
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (96.92%) Firewall
2 26 (40.00%) WAN
3 23 (35.38%) VPN
3 23 (35.38%) Network Security
4 22 (33.85%) LAN
5 20 (30.77%) OSPF
6 19 (29.23%) BGP
6 19 (29.23%) HSRP
7 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (27.69%) MPLS
7 18 (27.69%) VRRP
8 15 (23.08%) VLAN
8 15 (23.08%) DNS
9 13 (20.00%) EIGRP
10 12 (18.46%) RIP
10 12 (18.46%) GLBP
11 11 (16.92%) Wireless
12 10 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
13 9 (13.85%) IPsec
14 7 (10.77%) VoIP
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Retail
3 10 (15.38%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Network Engineer
2 30 (46.15%) Security Engineer
3 19 (29.23%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Network Support
4 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Firewall Administrator
5 7 (10.77%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Support
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Network Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) XMPP
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Online Banking
2 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
2 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.54%) BYOD
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Network Design
2 8 (12.31%) Information Security
3 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
3 7 (10.77%) ITIL
3 7 (10.77%) Change Control
4 6 (9.23%) SIEM
5 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.15%) Investment Management
6 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.62%) CRM
7 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.08%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (3.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.54%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.54%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.54%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) Perl
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
1 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) CCSE
2 32 (49.23%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (36.92%) CCNA
4 21 (32.31%) CCNP
5 12 (18.46%) Degree
6 11 (16.92%) CISSP
7 5 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (6.15%) CCIE
9 3 (4.62%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.08%) CCDA
10 2 (3.08%) CCDP
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.54%) MCSE
11 1 (1.54%) MCSA
11 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
1 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) COBIT
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Snort
2 1 (1.54%) Squid
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 57 (87.69%) Cisco
2 54 (83.08%) CheckPoint
3 22 (33.85%) Juniper
4 14 (21.54%) F5
5 11 (16.92%) Meraki
6 6 (9.23%) Verint
6 6 (9.23%) CyberTech
6 6 (9.23%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (7.69%) Aruba
7 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix
8 4 (6.15%) Kaspersky
9 3 (4.62%) HP
9 3 (4.62%) McAfee
9 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.08%) Websense
10 2 (3.08%) Avaya
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.54%) Nokia
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