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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 714 815 764
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -51
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 147 136 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.49% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 102 109 180
Median salary £50,000 £53,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +24.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +12.94%
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
22064 27563 30007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.82% 27.17% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17549 22051 24221
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +53 57 £47,500 -20.83% 6
East of England +27 39 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South East +92 28 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -7 10 £35,000 -14.63%
Yorkshire +7 5 £55,000 +22.22%
North West -11 4 - - 1
South West +19 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £41,500 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 237 (91.86%) Firewall
2 222 (86.05%) CheckPoint
3 213 (82.56%) Cisco
4 206 (79.84%) Cisco Certification
5 181 (70.16%) CCNP
6 139 (53.88%) CCSE
7 138 (53.49%) CCNA
8 122 (47.29%) LAN
9 112 (43.41%) Network Security
10 101 (39.15%) WAN
11 82 (31.78%) Cisco ASA
12 81 (31.40%) Data Centre
13 70 (27.13%) Juniper
14 68 (26.36%) VPN
15 60 (23.26%) F5
16 59 (22.87%) Cisco Nexus
16 59 (22.87%) ITIL
17 56 (21.71%) Palo Alto
18 51 (19.77%) Security Cleared
19 50 (19.38%) Wireless
20 48 (18.60%) JNCIA
21 47 (18.22%) Load Balancing
22 45 (17.44%) Network Design
23 43 (16.67%) CCSP
24 42 (16.28%) Finance
24 42 (16.28%) MPLS
25 33 (12.79%) OSPF
25 33 (12.79%) BGP
25 33 (12.79%) CCDP
25 33 (12.79%) Windows

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 9 (3.49%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.78%) Apache
2 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.78%) IIS
2 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 237 (91.86%) Firewall
2 122 (47.29%) LAN
3 112 (43.41%) Network Security
4 101 (39.15%) WAN
5 82 (31.78%) Cisco ASA
6 68 (26.36%) VPN
7 59 (22.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 50 (19.38%) Wireless
9 42 (16.28%) MPLS
10 33 (12.79%) BGP
10 33 (12.79%) OSPF
11 32 (12.40%) TCP/IP
12 28 (10.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 26 (10.08%) Spanning Tree
13 26 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
14 25 (9.69%) VoIP
15 22 (8.53%) DNS
16 18 (6.98%) Cisco IPT
17 17 (6.59%) VLAN
18 15 (5.81%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (16.28%) Finance
2 31 (12.02%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.75%) Retail
4 18 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (5.04%) Games
6 10 (3.88%) Billing
7 8 (3.10%) Legal
8 6 (2.33%) Advertising
9 5 (1.94%) Law
10 4 (1.55%) Banking
11 2 (0.78%) Automotive
11 2 (0.78%) Marketing
12 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (49.61%) Network Engineer
2 53 (20.54%) Consultant
3 40 (15.50%) Network Consultant
3 40 (15.50%) Security Consultant
4 39 (15.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (15.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 39 (15.12%) Security Engineer
5 37 (14.34%) Network Security Consultant
6 36 (13.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 35 (13.57%) Network Security Engineer
8 34 (13.18%) Support Engineer
9 32 (12.40%) Analyst
10 31 (12.02%) Security Analyst
11 20 (7.75%) Network Support
11 20 (7.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 20 (7.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 19 (7.36%) IT Engineer
13 18 (6.98%) Network Support Engineer
14 16 (6.20%) Network Analyst
14 16 (6.20%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.36%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (31.40%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.49%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.49%) Private Cloud
3 9 (3.49%) RSA SecurID
4 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.55%) iPad
6 4 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.16%) Online Games
8 2 (0.78%) Fintech
8 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) IVR
8 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.79%) Windows
2 21 (8.14%) Linux
3 16 (6.20%) Unix
4 13 (5.04%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.71%) Solaris
6 2 (0.78%) CentOS
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.87%) ITIL
2 47 (18.22%) Load Balancing
3 45 (17.44%) Network Design
4 29 (11.24%) SIEM
5 24 (9.30%) Change Control
6 23 (8.91%) Asset Management
6 23 (8.91%) Incident Management
6 23 (8.91%) Network Architecture
7 21 (8.14%) Network Management
8 19 (7.36%) Presales
8 19 (7.36%) Problem Management
9 18 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (6.20%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (6.20%) Security Operations
11 14 (5.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 12 (4.65%) High Availability
12 12 (4.65%) Network Planning
12 12 (4.65%) PRINCE2
13 11 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.16%) SQL
2 2 (0.78%) C
3 1 (0.39%) Python
3 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 206 (79.84%) Cisco Certification
2 181 (70.16%) CCNP
3 139 (53.88%) CCSE
4 138 (53.49%) CCNA
5 51 (19.77%) Security Cleared
6 48 (18.60%) JNCIA
7 43 (16.67%) CCSP
8 33 (12.79%) CCDP
9 32 (12.40%) SC Cleared
10 30 (11.63%) CCIE
11 29 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (10.08%) Degree
13 23 (8.91%) CISSP
14 22 (8.53%) MCSE
15 18 (6.98%) CEH
15 18 (6.98%) Check Point Certification
16 14 (5.43%) CCNP Voice
17 13 (5.04%) CISMP
17 13 (5.04%) MCSA
17 13 (5.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.47%) SLA
2 15 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.71%) QA
4 6 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.33%) XenApp
5 5 (1.94%) vSphere
5 5 (1.94%) Xen
6 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.16%) XenServer
7 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (7.75%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.16%) SCCM
3 2 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.39%) Cacti
4 1 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.39%) Nagios
4 1 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.39%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 222 (86.05%) CheckPoint
2 213 (82.56%) Cisco
3 70 (27.13%) Juniper
4 60 (23.26%) F5
5 56 (21.71%) Palo Alto
6 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
7 25 (9.69%) VMware
8 23 (8.91%) HP
9 20 (7.75%) Splunk
10 18 (6.98%) Citrix
10 18 (6.98%) Fortinet
11 12 (4.65%) SolarWinds
12 11 (4.26%) NetApp
12 11 (4.26%) Qualys
12 11 (4.26%) Riverbed
13 10 (3.88%) LogRhythm
14 9 (3.49%) Sourcefire
15 8 (3.10%) Nokia
16 7 (2.71%) ProCurve
17 6 (2.33%) Mitel
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