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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 624 728 645
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -83
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 247 152 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 0.53% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 170 110 181
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -9.41%
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
27613 28498 28253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.36% 27.13% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21883 22895 23133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +52 108 £55,000 +4.76% 12
South East +36 58 £60,000 +100.00% 5
Yorkshire -6 41 £45,000 +9.42% 6
East of England +33 30 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands - 10 £42,000 - 2
South West - 3 £34,000 - 3
North West +9 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 405 (89.01%) Cisco Certification
2 388 (85.27%) Cisco
3 375 (82.42%) Firewall
4 369 (81.10%) CheckPoint
5 325 (71.43%) CCNP
6 232 (50.99%) CCSE
7 211 (46.37%) Network Security
8 190 (41.76%) CCNA
9 158 (34.73%) WAN
10 153 (33.63%) LAN
11 149 (32.75%) Juniper
12 145 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
13 106 (23.30%) Security Cleared
13 106 (23.30%) BGP
14 95 (20.88%) OSPF
15 88 (19.34%) VPN
16 83 (18.24%) ITIL
17 82 (18.02%) MPLS
18 80 (17.58%) F5
19 78 (17.14%) CCIE
20 74 (16.26%) TCP/IP
21 71 (15.60%) DNS
21 71 (15.60%) Windows
22 69 (15.16%) Microsoft
23 68 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
24 66 (14.51%) SC Cleared
24 66 (14.51%) SNMP
25 65 (14.29%) Wireless
26 63 (13.85%) Load Balancing
27 62 (13.63%) CCDP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.76%) Lync
3 7 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.88%) CMS
5 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 18 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.32%) MS Office
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) Office 365
2 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 375 (82.42%) Firewall
2 211 (46.37%) Network Security
3 158 (34.73%) WAN
4 153 (33.63%) LAN
5 145 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
6 106 (23.30%) BGP
7 95 (20.88%) OSPF
8 88 (19.34%) VPN
9 82 (18.02%) MPLS
10 74 (16.26%) TCP/IP
11 71 (15.60%) DNS
12 68 (14.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 66 (14.51%) SNMP
14 65 (14.29%) Wireless
15 55 (12.09%) EIGRP
16 51 (11.21%) Wi-Fi
17 45 (9.89%) FWSM
18 43 (9.45%) Cisco PIX
19 37 (8.13%) Spanning Tree
20 35 (7.69%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.76%) SQL Server
1 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (9.89%) Finance
2 30 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.08%) Retail
4 11 (2.42%) Banking
5 6 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.32%) Back Office
6 5 (1.10%) Law
7 4 (0.88%) Games
8 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Legal
9 2 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 192 (42.20%) Network Engineer
2 72 (15.82%) Security Engineer
3 65 (14.29%) Analyst
4 51 (11.21%) Network Analyst
5 48 (10.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 47 (10.33%) Security Analyst
7 46 (10.11%) Consultant
8 45 (9.89%) Network Security Engineer
9 38 (8.35%) Network Consultant
9 38 (8.35%) Network Security Analyst
10 29 (6.37%) Firewall Engineer
11 26 (5.71%) Security Consultant
12 25 (5.49%) Network Security Consultant
13 22 (4.84%) Network Specialist
14 20 (4.40%) Support Engineer
14 20 (4.40%) Senior Firewall Engineer
15 17 (3.74%) Network Security Specialist
15 17 (3.74%) Security Specialist
16 15 (3.30%) Architect
17 12 (2.64%) Firewall Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.08%) WSE
2 8 (1.76%) LAMP
3 2 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.62%) Hedge funds
3 19 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.30%) e-Health
6 9 (1.98%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.54%) CMDB
8 3 (0.66%) PKI
9 2 (0.44%) IPTV
9 2 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.22%) DTV
10 1 (0.22%) Kindle
10 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (15.60%) Windows
2 30 (6.59%) Linux
3 9 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.76%) Ubuntu
4 8 (1.76%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.54%) UNIX
6 5 (1.10%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.88%) Solaris
7 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (18.24%) ITIL
2 63 (13.85%) Load Balancing
3 47 (10.33%) Incident Management
4 42 (9.23%) Network Management
5 37 (8.13%) Mentoring
5 37 (8.13%) Project Management
6 30 (6.59%) SIEM
7 28 (6.15%) Change Control
7 28 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (6.15%) Information Security
8 27 (5.93%) Network Design
8 27 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
9 23 (5.05%) Network Architecture
10 20 (4.40%) Problem Management
11 19 (4.18%) Change Management
12 17 (3.74%) Asset Management
12 17 (3.74%) Migration
13 15 (3.30%) Trend Analysis
13 15 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.49%) PowerShell
2 23 (5.05%) SQL
3 20 (4.40%) Perl
4 3 (0.66%) Python
5 2 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 405 (89.01%) Cisco Certification
2 325 (71.43%) CCNP
3 232 (50.99%) CCSE
4 190 (41.76%) CCNA
5 106 (23.30%) Security Cleared
6 78 (17.14%) CCIE
7 66 (14.51%) SC Cleared
8 62 (13.63%) CCDP
9 57 (12.53%) JNCIA
10 46 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
11 43 (9.45%) CCSP
12 39 (8.57%) CISSP
13 38 (8.35%) JNCIP
14 34 (7.47%) Degree
14 34 (7.47%) Check Point Certification
15 31 (6.81%) CCDA
16 27 (5.93%) MCSE
16 27 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (3.96%) HP APS
18 17 (3.74%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.03%) SLA
2 29 (6.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.10%) GPG13
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 29 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.76%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.32%) vSphere
5 6 (1.32%) ProxySG
6 5 (1.10%) Snort
6 5 (1.10%) Squid
7 2 (0.44%) XenApp
7 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (7.91%) Cisco Prime
2 22 (4.84%) OpenView
3 17 (3.74%) CiscoWorks
4 16 (3.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 15 (3.30%) CA Spectrum
6 9 (1.98%) Nessus
7 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.66%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.44%) SCCM
8 2 (0.44%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 388 (85.27%) Cisco
2 369 (81.10%) CheckPoint
3 149 (32.75%) Juniper
4 80 (17.58%) F5
5 69 (15.16%) Microsoft
6 58 (12.75%) Nokia
7 53 (11.65%) Blue Coat
8 43 (9.45%) HP
9 27 (5.93%) VMware
10 25 (5.49%) Fortinet
11 22 (4.84%) Websense
11 22 (4.84%) Remedy
12 19 (4.18%) Citrix
13 18 (3.96%) SolarWinds
13 18 (3.96%) 3Com
14 17 (3.74%) CA
15 15 (3.30%) McAfee
16 14 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
17 13 (2.86%) Meraki
18 10 (2.20%) Aruba
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (Inc Bonus, Pension, Health)
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60k - £80k plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
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