The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 680 789 633
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -156
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 192 64 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.064% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.24% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 162 53 223
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
CCSA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCSA
Salary Trend in England

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

CCSA Salary Trend in England

CCSA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in England

CCSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +17 58 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Yorkshire 0 44 £40,000 +14.28% 3
London -1 41 £51,000 +56.92% 3
West Midlands +7 26 £47,500 +50.79%
East of England - 14 £45,000 -
South West -29 4 £38,750 -4.90%
North West - 4 £55,000 - 2
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 330 (86.16%) CheckPoint
2 297 (77.55%) Cisco
3 294 (76.76%) Firewall
4 292 (76.24%) Cisco Certification
5 238 (62.14%) CCSE
6 220 (57.44%) Network Security
7 212 (55.35%) CCNP
8 169 (44.13%) CCNA
9 117 (30.55%) Windows
10 116 (30.29%) Juniper
11 105 (27.42%) TCP/IP
12 98 (25.59%) WAN
13 88 (22.98%) LAN
14 85 (22.19%) Cisco ASA
15 83 (21.67%) OSPF
15 83 (21.67%) BGP
16 78 (20.37%) Blue Coat
17 76 (19.84%) Linux
18 73 (19.06%) F5
19 71 (18.54%) VPN
19 71 (18.54%) MPLS
20 70 (18.28%) Microsoft
21 65 (16.97%) ITIL
22 55 (14.36%) VMware
23 54 (14.10%) Internet
24 53 (13.84%) JNCIA
25 52 (13.58%) CISSP
26 48 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
27 47 (12.27%) Load Balancing
28 45 (11.75%) Telecoms

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.31%) IIS
3 5 (1.31%) Apache
4 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.22%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.35%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 294 (76.76%) Firewall
2 220 (57.44%) Network Security
3 105 (27.42%) TCP/IP
4 98 (25.59%) WAN
5 88 (22.98%) LAN
6 85 (22.19%) Cisco ASA
7 83 (21.67%) OSPF
7 83 (21.67%) BGP
8 71 (18.54%) MPLS
8 71 (18.54%) VPN
9 54 (14.10%) Internet
10 44 (11.49%) EIGRP
11 43 (11.23%) IPsec
12 39 (10.18%) Cisco IOS
13 37 (9.66%) SSL
14 30 (7.83%) Intrusion Detection
15 28 (7.31%) Junos
16 26 (6.79%) TACACS
17 24 (6.27%) Cisco PIX
18 22 (5.74%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.78%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (11.75%) Telecoms
2 30 (7.83%) Finance
3 15 (3.92%) Legal
4 11 (2.87%) German Language
5 9 (2.35%) Retail
6 8 (2.09%) Banking
7 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.52%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (33.42%) Security Engineer
2 122 (31.85%) Network Engineer
3 87 (22.72%) Network Security Engineer
4 60 (15.67%) Analyst
5 49 (12.79%) Security Analyst
6 48 (12.53%) Network Analyst
6 48 (12.53%) Consultant
7 43 (11.23%) Network Security Analyst
8 38 (9.92%) Senior Network Engineer
9 31 (8.09%) Network Consultant
10 29 (7.57%) Support Engineer
11 27 (7.05%) Senior Security Engineer
12 26 (6.79%) Team Leader
13 25 (6.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 20 (5.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
15 19 (4.96%) Firewall Engineer
15 19 (4.96%) Security Consultant
16 16 (4.18%) Support Specialist
17 14 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
18 11 (2.87%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.35%) WSE
2 1 (0.26%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.09%) Clustering
2 23 (6.01%) Firmware
3 19 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 12 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.61%) PKI
7 9 (2.35%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.04%) CESG
9 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.26%) Open Source
11 1 (0.26%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 117 (30.55%) Windows
2 76 (19.84%) Linux
3 36 (9.40%) UNIX
4 27 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.66%) Solaris
7 9 (2.35%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.09%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) CentOS
11 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.97%) ITIL
2 47 (12.27%) Load Balancing
3 42 (10.97%) Network Management
4 35 (9.14%) Incident Management
5 34 (8.88%) Information Security
6 33 (8.62%) Change Control
7 31 (8.09%) Project Management
8 27 (7.05%) E-Commerce
9 21 (5.48%) Coaching
10 15 (3.92%) PRINCE2
11 14 (3.66%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (3.66%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.39%) Network Design
13 12 (3.13%) Network Architecture
14 10 (2.61%) Asset Management
14 10 (2.61%) Migration
14 10 (2.61%) SIEM
14 10 (2.61%) Deep Packet Inspection
15 9 (2.35%) Low Latency
15 9 (2.35%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.31%) Perl
2 14 (3.66%) Tcl
2 14 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.13%) SQL
4 5 (1.31%) C
4 5 (1.31%) Java
5 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 292 (76.24%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (62.14%) CCSE
3 212 (55.35%) CCNP
4 169 (44.13%) CCNA
5 53 (13.84%) JNCIA
6 52 (13.58%) CISSP
7 48 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (10.70%) MCSE
9 36 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (7.57%) Check Point Certification
10 29 (7.57%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (6.01%) CCDP
11 23 (6.01%) Security Cleared
12 22 (5.74%) MCSA
13 18 (4.70%) JNCIS
13 18 (4.70%) Degree
14 15 (3.92%) RHCA
14 15 (3.92%) RHCE
15 12 (3.13%) MCP
16 11 (2.87%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.48%) PCI DSS
2 16 (4.18%) SLA
3 5 (1.31%) QA
4 3 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.61%) ProxySG
4 9 (2.35%) XenApp
4 9 (2.35%) XenServer
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
5 2 (0.52%) Snort
6 1 (0.26%) Squid
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (4.44%) Cacti
1 17 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.35%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.31%) SCCM
4 4 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.78%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) Nessus
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 330 (86.16%) CheckPoint
2 297 (77.55%) Cisco
3 116 (30.29%) Juniper
4 78 (20.37%) Blue Coat
5 73 (19.06%) F5
6 70 (18.28%) Microsoft
7 55 (14.36%) VMware
8 30 (7.83%) Nokia
9 29 (7.57%) Citrix
10 25 (6.53%) Red Hat
11 19 (4.96%) Sophos
11 19 (4.96%) SolarWinds
12 17 (4.44%) LogRhythm
12 17 (4.44%) WatchGuard
13 16 (4.18%) Kaspersky
13 16 (4.18%) Aruba
14 14 (3.66%) Websense
14 14 (3.66%) BT
15 13 (3.39%) McAfee
15 13 (3.39%) Brocade
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