The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 109 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 1 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.060% 0.46% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 1.56% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Average salary - £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
382 321 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.04% 29.23% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 245 184 301
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSA
Scotland

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 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint