The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 319 306 319
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 13 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.31% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 21
Average salary £55,750 £63,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.54% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £40,200 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSA
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) CCNP
2 32 (94.12%) CheckPoint
2 32 (94.12%) Firewall
3 30 (88.24%) CCNA
4 22 (64.71%) Network Security
5 20 (58.82%) Juniper
6 18 (52.94%) Cisco PIX
7 17 (50.00%) F5
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (44.12%) CCSP
10 14 (41.18%) VPN
11 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
12 12 (35.29%) WAN
12 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
13 11 (32.35%) LAN
14 10 (29.41%) MPLS
14 10 (29.41%) BGP
15 8 (23.53%) Finance
15 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
16 7 (20.59%) IPsec
17 6 (17.65%) CCSE
17 6 (17.65%) VLAN
17 6 (17.65%) Aruba
18 5 (14.71%) HSRP
18 5 (14.71%) Network Management
18 5 (14.71%) Barracuda Networks
18 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
18 5 (14.71%) Websense

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) Network Security
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco PIX
4 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (41.18%) VPN
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) MPLS
8 10 (29.41%) BGP
9 7 (20.59%) IPsec
10 6 (17.65%) VLAN
11 5 (14.71%) HSRP
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (14.71%) Wireless
11 5 (14.71%) VoIP
11 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.76%) PPP
12 4 (11.76%) CHAP
12 4 (11.76%) OSPF
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Security Specialist
3 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Support
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Design Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.94%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Network Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) CCNP
3 30 (88.24%) CCNA
4 15 (44.12%) CCSP
5 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) CCSE
7 4 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (8.82%) CCDP
9 2 (5.88%) CCDA
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (5.88%) MCSE
9 2 (5.88%) MCP
10 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.94%) Degree
10 1 (2.94%) CCVP
10 1 (2.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (94.12%) CheckPoint
3 20 (58.82%) Juniper
4 17 (50.00%) F5
5 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
6 6 (17.65%) Aruba
7 5 (14.71%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (14.71%) Websense
7 5 (14.71%) Sun
8 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) HP
9 2 (5.88%) EMC
10 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
City, London
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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