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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 733 664 781
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +117
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 191 285 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 1.01% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 180 168 133
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +10.17%
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
26003 28259 30336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.48% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21152 22245 24515
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in England

CCSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 101 £55,000 - 6
South East -4 44 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire -10 22 £45,000 -
East of England +6 16 £55,000 - 1
South West -10 2 £33,750 -25.00% 1
North West +22 1 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands -24 1 £37,500 - 2
North East - 1 £27,500 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 England region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 311 (90.94%) Cisco
2 309 (90.35%) CheckPoint
3 287 (83.92%) Firewall
4 252 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
5 241 (70.47%) CCSE
6 231 (67.54%) CCNP
7 159 (46.49%) CCNA
8 151 (44.15%) Network Security
9 145 (42.40%) VPN
10 141 (41.23%) WAN
11 122 (35.67%) Cisco ASA
12 116 (33.92%) LAN
13 109 (31.87%) Juniper
14 103 (30.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 97 (28.36%) F5
16 88 (25.73%) Wireless
17 86 (25.15%) Palo Alto
18 81 (23.68%) MPLS
19 80 (23.39%) CCDP
20 79 (23.10%) OSPF
21 77 (22.51%) ITIL
22 73 (21.35%) CCSP
23 72 (21.05%) Finance
24 70 (20.47%) CCIE
25 68 (19.88%) Data Centre
26 64 (18.71%) IPsec
27 62 (18.13%) TCP/IP
28 58 (16.96%) Load Balancing
29 56 (16.37%) Network Design
30 55 (16.08%) Security Cleared

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 287 (83.92%) Firewall
2 151 (44.15%) Network Security
3 145 (42.40%) VPN
4 141 (41.23%) WAN
5 122 (35.67%) Cisco ASA
6 116 (33.92%) LAN
7 103 (30.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 88 (25.73%) Wireless
9 81 (23.68%) MPLS
10 79 (23.10%) OSPF
11 64 (18.71%) IPsec
12 62 (18.13%) TCP/IP
13 48 (14.04%) BGP
14 43 (12.57%) Cisco Wireless
15 37 (10.82%) SSL
16 35 (10.23%) Spanning Tree
17 33 (9.65%) VoIP
18 31 (9.06%) Cisco PIX
19 28 (8.19%) Cisco ISE
20 25 (7.31%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.46%) Big Data
1 5 (1.46%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (21.05%) Finance
2 38 (11.11%) Banking
3 14 (4.09%) Games
4 12 (3.51%) Legal
4 12 (3.51%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Advertising
5 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.75%) Billing
7 3 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 157 (45.91%) Network Engineer
2 86 (25.15%) Security Engineer
3 77 (22.51%) Network Security Engineer
4 59 (17.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 59 (17.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 56 (16.37%) Senior Network Engineer
6 37 (10.82%) Network Support
7 35 (10.23%) Consultant
8 34 (9.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 34 (9.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 33 (9.65%) Architect
9 33 (9.65%) Firewall Engineer
10 32 (9.36%) Analyst
11 31 (9.06%) Network Support Engineer
11 31 (9.06%) Support Engineer
12 30 (8.77%) Network Analyst
13 29 (8.48%) Network Consultant
14 24 (7.02%) Network Architect
15 23 (6.73%) Security Consultant
15 23 (6.73%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.82%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.88%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.02%) RSA SecurID
3 20 (5.85%) Online Banking
4 18 (5.26%) iPad
5 15 (4.39%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.51%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.46%) Replication
9 5 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.17%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.88%) CESG
11 3 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.88%) Online Games
12 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.29%) PMI
13 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.23%) Unix
2 33 (9.65%) Linux
3 29 (8.48%) Windows
4 4 (1.17%) Solaris
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.51%) ITIL
2 58 (16.96%) Load Balancing
3 56 (16.37%) Network Design
4 52 (15.20%) Network Management
5 48 (14.04%) Network Architecture
6 34 (9.94%) Network Monitoring
6 34 (9.94%) Service Delivery
6 34 (9.94%) SIEM
7 29 (8.48%) Presales
8 23 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (6.14%) Information Security
10 19 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (4.97%) Change Management
11 17 (4.97%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (4.68%) ITIL V3
12 16 (4.68%) Network Planning
13 15 (4.39%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (4.39%) Security Architecture
14 13 (3.80%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 252 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (70.47%) CCSE
3 231 (67.54%) CCNP
4 159 (46.49%) CCNA
5 80 (23.39%) CCDP
6 73 (21.35%) CCSP
7 70 (20.47%) CCIE
8 55 (16.08%) Security Cleared
9 51 (14.91%) SC Cleared
10 49 (14.33%) CCDA
11 46 (13.45%) Degree
12 41 (11.99%) JNCIP
13 38 (11.11%) JNCIA
14 32 (9.36%) Check Point Certification
14 32 (9.36%) JNCIE
15 21 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (5.26%) JNCIS
16 18 (5.26%) MCSA
17 16 (4.68%) CCIP
18 15 (4.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.97%) SLA
3 16 (4.68%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.92%) COBIT
5 6 (1.75%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.75%) vCloud
3 4 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.88%) vSphere
5 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) Firmware
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.34%) Nessus
3 7 (2.05%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.88%) SCCM
5 3 (0.88%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.88%) SmoothWall
5 3 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.88%) vMotion
6 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 311 (90.94%) Cisco
2 309 (90.35%) CheckPoint
3 109 (31.87%) Juniper
4 97 (28.36%) F5
5 86 (25.15%) Palo Alto
6 33 (9.65%) Fortinet
7 29 (8.48%) VMware
8 27 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 24 (7.02%) Citrix
10 22 (6.43%) SolarWinds
11 20 (5.85%) Nokia
12 19 (5.56%) HP
13 17 (4.97%) Red Box
14 15 (4.39%) Meraki
15 14 (4.09%) Avaya
15 14 (4.09%) Blue Coat
16 13 (3.80%) Intel Security
17 11 (3.22%) SonicWALL
18 7 (2.05%) Forcepoint
18 7 (2.05%) Verint
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford or Shipley
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £29,068 - £32,786 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Pension, Holidays, Life Assurance, Training Fund
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Posted: 26 days ago
North London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago