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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 774 704 786
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +82
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 130 236 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.85% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 119 181 134
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 £39,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
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
24221 27851 29842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.42% 27.20% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19818 22332 23534
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 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -10 58 £60,000 +4.34% 2
West Midlands +13 19 £41,250 -29.18% 6
East of England +14 18 £37,500 -28.57% 5
South East -11 18 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Yorkshire -10 9 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 4 £42,500 -
South West +6 3 £37,500 -30.55%
East Midlands +3 1 - -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 305 (92.71%) CheckPoint
2 304 (92.40%) Cisco
3 280 (85.11%) Firewall
4 246 (74.77%) Cisco Certification
5 230 (69.91%) CCNP
6 216 (65.65%) CCSE
7 186 (56.53%) CCNA
8 160 (48.63%) WAN
9 154 (46.81%) VPN
10 149 (45.29%) Cisco ASA
11 134 (40.73%) LAN
12 128 (38.91%) Network Security
13 102 (31.00%) Juniper
13 102 (31.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 94 (28.57%) Palo Alto
14 94 (28.57%) F5
15 88 (26.75%) MPLS
16 86 (26.14%) CCSP
17 84 (25.53%) ITIL
17 84 (25.53%) Wireless
18 69 (20.97%) CCIE
18 69 (20.97%) Security Cleared
19 67 (20.36%) CCDP
20 66 (20.06%) OSPF
21 61 (18.54%) IPsec
22 60 (18.24%) Finance
22 60 (18.24%) SC Cleared
22 60 (18.24%) Data Centre
23 59 (17.93%) TCP/IP
24 57 (17.33%) Network Design

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 17 (5.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.30%) Apache
2 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.30%) IIS
2 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.22%) Mimecast
2 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 280 (85.11%) Firewall
2 160 (48.63%) WAN
3 154 (46.81%) VPN
4 149 (45.29%) Cisco ASA
5 134 (40.73%) LAN
6 128 (38.91%) Network Security
7 102 (31.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 88 (26.75%) MPLS
9 84 (25.53%) Wireless
10 66 (20.06%) OSPF
11 61 (18.54%) IPsec
12 59 (17.93%) TCP/IP
13 41 (12.46%) Cisco PIX
14 38 (11.55%) BGP
14 38 (11.55%) SSL
15 36 (10.94%) Cisco Wireless
16 35 (10.64%) Cisco ISE
17 34 (10.33%) VoIP
18 29 (8.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 27 (8.21%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.22%) Big Data
1 4 (1.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (18.24%) Finance
2 25 (7.60%) Banking
3 19 (5.78%) Games
4 13 (3.95%) Legal
5 12 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.04%) Advertising
7 7 (2.13%) Billing
8 5 (1.52%) Law
8 5 (1.52%) Retail
9 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (46.50%) Network Engineer
2 74 (22.49%) Security Engineer
3 72 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 68 (20.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 64 (19.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 64 (19.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 55 (16.72%) Analyst
7 44 (13.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 44 (13.37%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 43 (13.07%) Network Analyst
9 38 (11.55%) Security Analyst
10 35 (10.64%) Architect
11 29 (8.81%) Consultant
12 28 (8.51%) Network Support
13 27 (8.21%) Network Security Analyst
14 25 (7.60%) Network Architect
15 22 (6.69%) Network Design Architect
15 22 (6.69%) Network Support Engineer
15 22 (6.69%) Senior Network Support
15 22 (6.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.98%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.24%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.42%) RSA SecurID
3 19 (5.78%) iPad
4 14 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.95%) Online Banking
6 12 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (3.04%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.43%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.22%) Online Games
10 4 (1.22%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.91%) CESG
12 2 (0.61%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.61%) Fintech
13 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.33%) Windows
2 33 (10.03%) Unix
3 30 (9.12%) Linux
4 6 (1.82%) Solaris
4 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) CentOS
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.53%) ITIL
2 57 (17.33%) Network Design
3 50 (15.20%) Network Architecture
4 49 (14.89%) Load Balancing
5 45 (13.68%) Network Management
6 43 (13.07%) SIEM
7 38 (11.55%) Service Delivery
8 33 (10.03%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (7.90%) Kalman Filter
10 24 (7.29%) Information Security
11 22 (6.69%) Change Management
11 22 (6.69%) ITIL V3
11 22 (6.69%) Network Planning
12 20 (6.08%) Asset Management
13 16 (4.86%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (4.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 16 (4.86%) Presales
13 16 (4.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 15 (4.56%) Security Architecture
15 14 (4.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 246 (74.77%) Cisco Certification
2 230 (69.91%) CCNP
3 216 (65.65%) CCSE
4 186 (56.53%) CCNA
5 86 (26.14%) CCSP
6 69 (20.97%) CCIE
6 69 (20.97%) Security Cleared
7 67 (20.36%) CCDP
8 60 (18.24%) SC Cleared
9 46 (13.98%) CCDA
10 43 (13.07%) Degree
11 40 (12.16%) JNCIP
12 38 (11.55%) JNCIA
13 32 (9.73%) JNCIE
14 26 (7.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (6.99%) CISSP
16 20 (6.08%) MCSA
17 19 (5.78%) Check Point Certification
18 18 (5.47%) CEH
19 17 (5.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (8.21%) SLA
3 18 (5.47%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.82%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.91%) QA
6 2 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.82%) vCloud
3 5 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.61%) Xen
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.13%) Nessus
3 5 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.30%) Cacti
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.30%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 305 (92.71%) CheckPoint
2 304 (92.40%) Cisco
3 102 (31.00%) Juniper
4 94 (28.57%) F5
4 94 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 39 (11.85%) VMware
6 31 (9.42%) Fortinet
7 28 (8.51%) Citrix
8 26 (7.90%) HP
9 24 (7.29%) SolarWinds
10 22 (6.69%) Nokia
11 19 (5.78%) Microsoft
12 13 (3.95%) Intel Security
13 11 (3.34%) Avaya
13 11 (3.34%) Red Box
14 10 (3.04%) Sourcefire
15 9 (2.74%) LogRhythm
15 9 (2.74%) Meraki
16 7 (2.13%) CyberTech
16 7 (2.13%) Verint
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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