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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
UK / England
Rank 712 736 713
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 128 178 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81 163 166
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,375 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.89%

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
19418 26417 26943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.68% 27.64% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15442 21419 21641
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £71,000
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
South East +80 39 £40,000 -33.33% 1
London +44 39 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East of England +11 25 £55,000 -
North West -17 12 £60,000 +45.01%
West Midlands +27 11 £35,000 -26.31% 2
South West +16 2 - - 2
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 242 (96.03%) Firewall
2 218 (86.51%) CheckPoint
3 204 (80.95%) Cisco
4 193 (76.59%) Cisco Certification
5 173 (68.65%) CCNP
6 143 (56.75%) CCSE
7 137 (54.37%) Network Security
8 126 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 107 (42.46%) CCNA
10 98 (38.89%) LAN
11 83 (32.94%) Juniper
12 71 (28.17%) Cisco ASA
13 67 (26.59%) JNCIA
14 63 (25.00%) WAN
15 62 (24.60%) Finance
16 58 (23.02%) Palo Alto
17 55 (21.83%) Network Design
18 53 (21.03%) F5
19 51 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus
20 49 (19.44%) CCIE
21 45 (17.86%) CCSP
21 45 (17.86%) Retail
22 42 (16.67%) Load Balancing
23 41 (16.27%) VPN
24 40 (15.87%) OSPF
25 39 (15.48%) BGP
26 38 (15.08%) FortiGate
27 37 (14.68%) Fortinet
28 35 (13.89%) CCDP
28 35 (13.89%) 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 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 242 (96.03%) Firewall
2 137 (54.37%) Network Security
3 98 (38.89%) LAN
4 71 (28.17%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (25.00%) WAN
6 51 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (16.27%) VPN
8 40 (15.87%) OSPF
9 39 (15.48%) BGP
10 35 (13.89%) Spanning Tree
11 31 (12.30%) VoIP
12 29 (11.51%) Wireless
13 25 (9.92%) TCP/IP
14 21 (8.33%) MPLS
15 20 (7.94%) tcpdump
15 20 (7.94%) Wireshark
16 16 (6.35%) BIG-IP
17 15 (5.95%) DNS
18 14 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 12 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.17%) SQL Server
General
1 62 (24.60%) Finance
2 45 (17.86%) Retail
3 32 (12.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 25 (9.92%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.95%) Billing
6 8 (3.17%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (50.79%) Network Engineer
2 70 (27.78%) Consultant
3 63 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 62 (24.60%) Security Consultant
4 62 (24.60%) Support Engineer
5 61 (24.21%) Network Security Consultant
6 50 (19.84%) Security Engineer
7 45 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
8 38 (15.08%) Cisco Engineer
8 38 (15.08%) Network Support
8 38 (15.08%) Network Support Engineer
9 37 (14.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 20 (7.94%) Check Point Support
11 16 (6.35%) Juniper Engineer
11 16 (6.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 13 (5.16%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (3.97%) Analyst
14 10 (3.97%) Network Design Engineer
15 9 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 126 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Online Games
7 1 (0.40%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.51%) Windows
2 21 (8.33%) Linux
3 14 (5.56%) Unix
4 9 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.83%) Network Design
2 42 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 32 (12.70%) ITIL
4 23 (9.13%) Network Management
5 22 (8.73%) Presales
6 18 (7.14%) SIEM
7 16 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (5.56%) Change Control
8 14 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.16%) Incident Management
10 12 (4.76%) Security Operations
11 11 (4.37%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.37%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.97%) Network Architecture
13 9 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (3.57%) Network Planning
13 9 (3.57%) PRINCE2
14 8 (3.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 7 (2.78%) Security Management
15 7 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.17%) SQL
2 2 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 193 (76.59%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (68.65%) CCNP
3 143 (56.75%) CCSE
4 107 (42.46%) CCNA
5 67 (26.59%) JNCIA
6 49 (19.44%) CCIE
7 45 (17.86%) CCSP
8 35 (13.89%) CCDP
8 35 (13.89%) CCNP Voice
8 35 (13.89%) Security Cleared
9 25 (9.92%) Check Point Certification
10 22 (8.73%) Degree
10 22 (8.73%) SC Cleared
11 15 (5.95%) CISSP
12 14 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (5.16%) MCP
13 13 (5.16%) MCSE
13 13 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (4.76%) CEH
15 10 (3.97%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.35%) SLA
2 14 (5.56%) QA
3 10 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.76%) XenApp
3 8 (3.17%) vSphere
3 8 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.59%) XenServer
5 3 (1.19%) Xen
6 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (15.08%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.17%) SCCM
3 3 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.19%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.79%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 218 (86.51%) CheckPoint
2 204 (80.95%) Cisco
3 83 (32.94%) Juniper
4 58 (23.02%) Palo Alto
5 53 (21.03%) F5
6 37 (14.68%) Fortinet
7 33 (13.10%) Splunk
8 31 (12.30%) Microsoft
9 22 (8.73%) Citrix
10 17 (6.75%) VMware
11 13 (5.16%) HP
12 12 (4.76%) NetApp
13 8 (3.17%) Qualys
13 8 (3.17%) Riverbed
14 7 (2.78%) Intel Security
14 7 (2.78%) Meraki
15 6 (2.38%) CA
16 5 (1.98%) Blue Coat
16 5 (1.98%) Brocade
16 5 (1.98%) Thales
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