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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 616 705 725
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 276 191 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.62% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 193 142 121
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +8.97%
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
27873 30657 28349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.35% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22287 24444 23196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
London +123 137 £55,000 +3.77% 12
South East -13 59 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire +15 43 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +18 22 £52,500 +23.52% 1
South West - 12 £40,000 -
West Midlands -7 6 £58,250 +22.63%
East Midlands +10 1 £50,000 +42.85%
North West +2 1 £45,000 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 486 (91.87%) CheckPoint
2 475 (89.79%) Firewall
3 470 (88.85%) Cisco
4 416 (78.64%) Cisco Certification
5 347 (65.60%) CCSE
6 337 (63.71%) CCNP
7 203 (38.37%) Network Security
8 200 (37.81%) Juniper
9 184 (34.78%) CCNA
10 182 (34.40%) Cisco ASA
11 155 (29.30%) WAN
12 152 (28.73%) LAN
13 139 (26.28%) Security Cleared
14 131 (24.76%) F5
15 115 (21.74%) BGP
16 99 (18.71%) CCIE
17 98 (18.53%) Cisco Nexus
18 97 (18.34%) Data Centre
19 91 (17.20%) SNMP
20 90 (17.01%) OSPF
21 88 (16.64%) MPLS
22 87 (16.45%) DNS
23 86 (16.26%) TCP/IP
23 86 (16.26%) SC Cleared
24 83 (15.69%) ITIL
25 80 (15.12%) Wireless
26 78 (14.74%) Finance
27 77 (14.56%) VPN
28 76 (14.37%) CCDP
29 69 (13.04%) Nokia

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 10 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.70%) Lync
3 5 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.76%) CMS
5 2 (0.38%) IIS
5 2 (0.38%) Apache
5 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.19%) JBoss
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (4.16%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.57%) MS Office
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (0.95%) Office 365
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 475 (89.79%) Firewall
2 203 (38.37%) Network Security
3 182 (34.40%) Cisco ASA
4 155 (29.30%) WAN
5 152 (28.73%) LAN
6 115 (21.74%) BGP
7 98 (18.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 91 (17.20%) SNMP
9 90 (17.01%) OSPF
10 88 (16.64%) MPLS
11 87 (16.45%) DNS
12 86 (16.26%) TCP/IP
13 80 (15.12%) Wireless
14 77 (14.56%) VPN
15 61 (11.53%) FWSM
15 61 (11.53%) NetScreen
16 53 (10.02%) DHCP
17 51 (9.64%) Spanning Tree
18 41 (7.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 40 (7.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.19%) GCC
General
1 78 (14.74%) Finance
2 49 (9.26%) Banking
3 37 (6.99%) Retail
4 30 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.27%) Law
6 9 (1.70%) Advertising
7 6 (1.13%) Back Office
8 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 205 (38.75%) Network Engineer
2 94 (17.77%) Security Engineer
3 75 (14.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 54 (10.21%) Analyst
5 53 (10.02%) Senior Network Engineer
6 50 (9.45%) Firewall Engineer
7 40 (7.56%) Administrator
7 40 (7.56%) Consultant
8 39 (7.37%) Firewall Administrator
9 37 (6.99%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 33 (6.24%) Network Consultant
11 31 (5.86%) Network Analyst
12 29 (5.48%) Security Analyst
12 29 (5.48%) Network Specialist
13 28 (5.29%) Network Security Specialist
13 28 (5.29%) Security Specialist
14 27 (5.10%) Network Support
15 26 (4.91%) Security Consultant
16 22 (4.16%) Network Security Consultant
17 21 (3.97%) Firewall Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.32%) XMPP
2 3 (0.57%) .NET
3 2 (0.38%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.19%) CSS
4 1 (0.19%) Middleware
4 1 (0.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.34%) Data Centre
2 47 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.51%) Online Banking
4 29 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.78%) Hedge funds
6 16 (3.02%) e-Health
7 14 (2.65%) PMI
7 14 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.95%) CMDB
10 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.57%) Clustering
12 2 (0.38%) IPTV
13 1 (0.19%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.19%) Equities
13 1 (0.19%) SecurID
13 1 (0.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (8.13%) Windows
2 19 (3.59%) Linux
3 5 (0.95%) UNIX
4 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.76%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.76%) Solaris
5 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.69%) ITIL
2 59 (11.15%) Load Balancing
3 50 (9.45%) Mentoring
4 45 (8.51%) Network Management
5 41 (7.75%) Information Security
6 37 (6.99%) Service Delivery
7 35 (6.62%) Change Control
8 34 (6.43%) Project Management
9 33 (6.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 33 (6.24%) SIEM
10 31 (5.86%) Change Management
10 31 (5.86%) Incident Management
11 28 (5.29%) Network Design
12 17 (3.21%) Problem Management
13 15 (2.84%) Asset Management
13 15 (2.84%) Security Architecture
14 13 (2.46%) Network Architecture
14 13 (2.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.10%) PowerShell
2 23 (4.35%) Perl
3 22 (4.16%) SQL
4 5 (0.95%) Python
5 1 (0.19%) Tcl
5 1 (0.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 416 (78.64%) Cisco Certification
2 347 (65.60%) CCSE
3 337 (63.71%) CCNP
4 184 (34.78%) CCNA
5 139 (26.28%) Security Cleared
6 99 (18.71%) CCIE
7 86 (16.26%) SC Cleared
8 76 (14.37%) CCDP
9 58 (10.96%) JNCIP
10 42 (7.94%) Degree
11 39 (7.37%) Check Point Certification
12 37 (6.99%) CISSP
13 36 (6.81%) ITIL Certification
13 36 (6.81%) JNCIA
14 32 (6.05%) CCSP
15 29 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (5.29%) CCDA
17 27 (5.10%) JNCIE
18 26 (4.91%) MCSE
19 20 (3.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (5.67%) SLA
3 15 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.95%) GPG13
4 5 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.76%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 16 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.51%) ProxySG
2 8 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.32%) vSphere
4 6 (1.13%) Snort
4 6 (1.13%) Squid
5 4 (0.76%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.76%) XenApp
6 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (6.99%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (3.78%) OpenView
3 16 (3.02%) CA Spectrum
4 12 (2.27%) FortiGate
5 10 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
6 9 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (1.70%) CiscoWorks
6 9 (1.70%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.76%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.76%) SCCM
8 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 486 (91.87%) CheckPoint
2 470 (88.85%) Cisco
3 200 (37.81%) Juniper
4 131 (24.76%) F5
5 69 (13.04%) Nokia
6 61 (11.53%) HP
7 47 (8.88%) Microsoft
8 45 (8.51%) Blue Coat
9 35 (6.62%) Citrix
10 23 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 19 (3.59%) VMware
11 19 (3.59%) Remedy
12 18 (3.40%) CA
12 18 (3.40%) Barracuda Networks
12 18 (3.40%) Kaspersky
13 17 (3.21%) SolarWinds
14 16 (3.02%) 3Com
14 16 (3.02%) McAfee
15 15 (2.84%) Meraki
16 14 (2.65%) WatchGuard
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