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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 775 749 765
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 117 204 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.73% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 151 158
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 £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £68,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
24010 27988 29298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.18% 27.29% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19657 22601 22895
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +1 50 £60,000 - 4
West Midlands +17 22 £45,000 -19.28% 2
East of England +28 19 £37,500 -28.57% 2
South East +3 12 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Yorkshire -17 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West - 4 £42,500 -
South West -1 1 £37,500 -15.73%
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 261 (91.90%) CheckPoint
2 251 (88.38%) Cisco
3 244 (85.92%) Firewall
4 209 (73.59%) Cisco Certification
5 191 (67.25%) CCNP
6 168 (59.15%) CCSE
7 157 (55.28%) CCNA
8 128 (45.07%) WAN
9 122 (42.96%) VPN
10 121 (42.61%) Cisco ASA
11 113 (39.79%) LAN
12 110 (38.73%) Network Security
13 88 (30.99%) ITIL
14 78 (27.46%) Wireless
15 74 (26.06%) Palo Alto
16 69 (24.30%) Juniper
17 68 (23.94%) F5
17 68 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
18 64 (22.54%) CCSP
19 61 (21.48%) MPLS
20 60 (21.13%) Security Cleared
21 55 (19.37%) TCP/IP
22 52 (18.31%) Data Centre
23 49 (17.25%) Finance
24 48 (16.90%) SC Cleared
25 43 (15.14%) CCIE
26 42 (14.79%) 802.1X
27 41 (14.44%) SIEM
27 41 (14.44%) OSPF
28 40 (14.08%) Network Management

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 10 (3.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.70%) Apache
2 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.70%) IIS
2 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) MS Office
2 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.76%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 244 (85.92%) Firewall
2 128 (45.07%) WAN
3 122 (42.96%) VPN
4 121 (42.61%) Cisco ASA
5 113 (39.79%) LAN
6 110 (38.73%) Network Security
7 78 (27.46%) Wireless
8 68 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 61 (21.48%) MPLS
10 55 (19.37%) TCP/IP
11 41 (14.44%) OSPF
12 39 (13.73%) IPsec
13 37 (13.03%) Cisco ISE
14 34 (11.97%) BGP
14 34 (11.97%) Cisco PIX
15 31 (10.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 29 (10.21%) Cisco Wireless
16 29 (10.21%) VoIP
17 25 (8.80%) Wi-Fi
18 24 (8.45%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.06%) Big Data
1 3 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 49 (17.25%) Finance
2 16 (5.63%) Banking
2 16 (5.63%) Games
3 15 (5.28%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.87%) Legal
5 10 (3.52%) Advertising
6 7 (2.46%) Billing
7 5 (1.76%) Law
8 4 (1.41%) Retail
9 3 (1.06%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 142 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 70 (24.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 64 (22.54%) Security Engineer
4 60 (21.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 56 (19.72%) Analyst
6 52 (18.31%) Cisco Engineer
6 52 (18.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 43 (15.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 43 (15.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 40 (14.08%) Network Analyst
8 40 (14.08%) Security Analyst
9 27 (9.51%) IT Engineer
10 25 (8.80%) Network Security Analyst
11 24 (8.45%) Network Support
12 23 (8.10%) Consultant
13 21 (7.39%) Senior Network Support
14 20 (7.04%) Network Design Engineer
14 20 (7.04%) Support Engineer
15 18 (6.34%) Architect
15 18 (6.34%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.79%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.31%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.27%) RSA SecurID
3 14 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.52%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.52%) Private Cloud
5 10 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.17%) Online Banking
7 7 (2.46%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.11%) iPad
9 5 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.41%) Online Games
10 4 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.70%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.70%) Fintech
11 2 (0.70%) IVR
12 1 (0.35%) CESG
12 1 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.38%) Windows
2 35 (12.32%) Unix
3 32 (11.27%) Linux
4 11 (3.87%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.52%) Solaris
6 2 (0.70%) CentOS
6 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.99%) ITIL
2 41 (14.44%) SIEM
3 40 (14.08%) Network Management
4 39 (13.73%) Network Design
5 38 (13.38%) Network Architecture
6 34 (11.97%) Network Monitoring
7 31 (10.92%) Load Balancing
8 30 (10.56%) Kalman Filter
9 29 (10.21%) Service Delivery
10 24 (8.45%) ITIL V3
11 23 (8.10%) Change Management
12 22 (7.75%) Asset Management
13 21 (7.39%) Information Security
13 21 (7.39%) Network Planning
14 17 (5.99%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 16 (5.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 16 (5.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
16 15 (5.28%) Change Control
16 15 (5.28%) Security Operations
17 14 (4.93%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 209 (73.59%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (67.25%) CCNP
3 168 (59.15%) CCSE
4 157 (55.28%) CCNA
5 64 (22.54%) CCSP
6 60 (21.13%) Security Cleared
7 48 (16.90%) SC Cleared
8 43 (15.14%) CCIE
9 39 (13.73%) Degree
10 38 (13.38%) CCDP
11 31 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (9.15%) CISSP
13 25 (8.80%) JNCIA
14 22 (7.75%) CCDA
14 22 (7.75%) CEH
15 21 (7.39%) JNCIP
15 21 (7.39%) MCSA
16 17 (5.99%) JNCIS
17 16 (5.63%) MCSE
18 14 (4.93%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (10.92%) SLA
3 17 (5.99%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.11%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.11%) vCloud
5 3 (1.06%) Xen
6 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.11%) Nessus
4 4 (1.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.35%) Cacti
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.35%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 261 (91.90%) CheckPoint
2 251 (88.38%) Cisco
3 74 (26.06%) Palo Alto
4 69 (24.30%) Juniper
5 68 (23.94%) F5
6 38 (13.38%) VMware
7 30 (10.56%) HP
8 27 (9.51%) Citrix
9 26 (9.15%) Fortinet
10 22 (7.75%) Microsoft
11 21 (7.39%) SolarWinds
12 17 (5.99%) Nokia
13 12 (4.23%) Intel Security
14 10 (3.52%) Meraki
14 10 (3.52%) Sourcefire
15 9 (3.17%) LogRhythm
15 9 (3.17%) Qualys
15 9 (3.17%) Red Box
16 7 (2.46%) CyberTech
16 7 (2.46%) Verint
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