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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 90 81 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +34
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 3 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.82% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 3.56% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
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
329 309 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.62% 22.92% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 215 191 225
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,950 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) CCSE
2 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) CCSP
5 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
6 1 (14.29%) Nokia
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Check Point Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCSE
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia