The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 92 117 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -37
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.060% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 0.26% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
CCSA
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
368 388 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.96% 23.29% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 213 249 193
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCSA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CCSA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Online Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Administrator
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Online Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint