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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 295 312 299
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 19 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.51% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 25
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -27.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
2625 2746 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.38% 23.69% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2334 2627
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
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 24 December 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 34 (94.44%) CheckPoint
3 31 (86.11%) Cisco
4 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (55.56%) CCNP
6 18 (50.00%) CCSE
7 17 (47.22%) CCNA
7 17 (47.22%) OSPF
7 17 (47.22%) BGP
8 16 (44.44%) Juniper
8 16 (44.44%) Network Security
9 14 (38.89%) EIGRP
10 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (33.33%) VPN
11 12 (33.33%) MPLS
12 11 (30.56%) F5
13 10 (27.78%) UNIX
13 10 (27.78%) Windows
13 10 (27.78%) Citrix
14 9 (25.00%) DNS
14 9 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
15 8 (22.22%) Blue Coat
15 8 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
15 8 (22.22%) SIEM
16 7 (19.44%) WAN
16 7 (19.44%) Aruba
17 6 (16.67%) Oracle
17 6 (16.67%) ITIL
17 6 (16.67%) MCP
17 6 (16.67%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) S-PLUS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) OSPF
2 17 (47.22%) BGP
3 16 (44.44%) Network Security
4 14 (38.89%) EIGRP
5 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (33.33%) VPN
6 12 (33.33%) MPLS
7 9 (25.00%) DNS
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 6 (16.67%) LAN
9 6 (16.67%) VoIP
9 6 (16.67%) Wireless
10 5 (13.89%) TACACS
11 4 (11.11%) VRRP
11 4 (11.11%) VLAN
11 4 (11.11%) VPLS
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (11.11%) RIP
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Security Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) NOC Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Hedge funds
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) SIEM
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Perl
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) CCNP
3 18 (50.00%) CCSE
4 17 (47.22%) CCNA
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (16.67%) MCP
5 6 (16.67%) MCSE
5 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (13.89%) CCDP
7 4 (11.11%) CCIE
7 4 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (5.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (16.67%) XenApp
1 6 (16.67%) XenServer
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) CheckPoint
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 16 (44.44%) Juniper
4 11 (30.56%) F5
5 10 (27.78%) Citrix
6 8 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 8 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (19.44%) Aruba
8 6 (16.67%) VMware
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) NetApp
9 4 (11.11%) McAfee
9 4 (11.11%) Websense
9 4 (11.11%) HP
9 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 4 (11.11%) IronPort
10 3 (8.33%) Nokia
11 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.78%) Brocade
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