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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 635 719 749
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +30
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 237 172 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.58% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 182 135 89
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.17%
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
27681 29743 27688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.15% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22201 23491 22537
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +80 106 £56,750 +4.60% 11
Yorkshire +30 55 £45,000 +2.85% 6
South East -10 44 £52,500 +40.00% 7
East of England +15 25 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands -11 8 £58,250 +22.63%
South West - 5 £54,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
North East - 1 £42,500 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 480 (91.43%) CheckPoint
2 472 (89.90%) Cisco
3 469 (89.33%) Firewall
4 394 (75.05%) Cisco Certification
5 351 (66.86%) CCSE
6 313 (59.62%) CCNP
7 195 (37.14%) Network Security
8 175 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 175 (33.33%) Juniper
9 174 (33.14%) CCNA
10 146 (27.81%) LAN
11 142 (27.05%) WAN
12 129 (24.57%) F5
13 123 (23.43%) Security Cleared
14 115 (21.90%) BGP
15 102 (19.43%) Data Centre
16 101 (19.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 92 (17.52%) CCIE
18 91 (17.33%) Finance
19 87 (16.57%) OSPF
20 83 (15.81%) SNMP
20 83 (15.81%) TCP/IP
20 83 (15.81%) ITIL
21 82 (15.62%) DNS
22 77 (14.67%) CCDP
23 74 (14.10%) MPLS
23 74 (14.10%) SC Cleared
24 73 (13.90%) VPN
25 69 (13.14%) Wireless
26 64 (12.19%) Banking

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.76%) Lync
2 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.57%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
4 2 (0.38%) IIS
4 2 (0.38%) Apache
4 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (3.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.76%) MS Office
3 3 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) Office 365
2 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 469 (89.33%) Firewall
2 195 (37.14%) Network Security
3 175 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 146 (27.81%) LAN
5 142 (27.05%) WAN
6 115 (21.90%) BGP
7 101 (19.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 87 (16.57%) OSPF
9 83 (15.81%) SNMP
9 83 (15.81%) TCP/IP
10 82 (15.62%) DNS
11 74 (14.10%) MPLS
12 73 (13.90%) VPN
13 69 (13.14%) Wireless
14 56 (10.67%) NetScreen
14 56 (10.67%) FWSM
14 56 (10.67%) Spanning Tree
15 48 (9.14%) DHCP
16 44 (8.38%) BIG-IP
17 42 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.19%) GCC
General
1 91 (17.33%) Finance
2 64 (12.19%) Banking
3 46 (8.76%) Retail
4 31 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.48%) Law
6 11 (2.10%) Advertising
7 6 (1.14%) Back Office
8 3 (0.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Marketing
9 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 198 (37.71%) Network Engineer
2 94 (17.90%) Security Engineer
3 76 (14.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 55 (10.48%) Analyst
5 49 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 47 (8.95%) Firewall Engineer
7 44 (8.38%) Firewall Administrator
7 44 (8.38%) Administrator
8 43 (8.19%) Consultant
9 35 (6.67%) Network Consultant
10 33 (6.29%) Network Analyst
10 33 (6.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
11 30 (5.71%) Network Support
12 29 (5.52%) Network Specialist
12 29 (5.52%) Security Specialist
13 28 (5.33%) Network Security Specialist
14 27 (5.14%) Security Analyst
15 25 (4.76%) Security Consultant
16 21 (4.00%) Firewall Specialist
16 21 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.43%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.90%) XMPP
3 3 (0.57%) .NET
4 2 (0.38%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.43%) Data Centre
2 56 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (10.67%) Online Banking
3 29 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.81%) Hedge funds
5 16 (3.05%) PMI
5 16 (3.05%) e-Health
6 11 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.33%) Smartphone
8 5 (0.95%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.95%) CMDB
9 3 (0.57%) Clustering
9 3 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.38%) NHS
10 2 (0.38%) IPTV
11 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.19%) DTV
11 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.19%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.86%) Windows
2 17 (3.24%) Linux
3 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.57%) UNIX
3 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.38%) Solaris
4 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.81%) ITIL
2 58 (11.05%) Load Balancing
3 55 (10.48%) Mentoring
4 44 (8.38%) Network Management
5 41 (7.81%) Information Security
6 36 (6.86%) Project Management
7 35 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 33 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (6.29%) Network Design
9 28 (5.33%) Change Management
9 28 (5.33%) SIEM
9 28 (5.33%) Change Control
10 25 (4.76%) Incident Management
11 17 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (3.05%) Security Architecture
13 14 (2.67%) Asset Management
14 13 (2.48%) Problem Management
15 11 (2.10%) ITIL V3
15 11 (2.10%) Investment Management
15 11 (2.10%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.33%) PowerShell
2 24 (4.57%) Perl
3 23 (4.38%) SQL
4 6 (1.14%) Python
5 1 (0.19%) Tcl
5 1 (0.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 394 (75.05%) Cisco Certification
2 351 (66.86%) CCSE
3 313 (59.62%) CCNP
4 174 (33.14%) CCNA
5 123 (23.43%) Security Cleared
6 92 (17.52%) CCIE
7 77 (14.67%) CCDP
8 74 (14.10%) SC Cleared
9 51 (9.71%) JNCIP
10 42 (8.00%) Degree
11 39 (7.43%) Check Point Certification
12 38 (7.24%) CISSP
13 37 (7.05%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (5.52%) JNCIA
15 28 (5.33%) CCSP
15 28 (5.33%) CCDA
16 26 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (4.57%) JNCIE
18 23 (4.38%) MCSE
19 18 (3.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (6.29%) SLA
3 14 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.76%) COBIT
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) GPG13
6 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 12 (2.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (2.29%) ProxySG
2 6 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.95%) vSphere
4 4 (0.76%) XenApp
4 4 (0.76%) Snort
5 3 (0.57%) Squid
5 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (6.29%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (3.05%) CA Spectrum
3 14 (2.67%) FortiGate
4 13 (2.48%) Cisco UCCX
4 13 (2.48%) OpenView
5 11 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.76%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.57%) SCCM
10 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 480 (91.43%) CheckPoint
2 472 (89.90%) Cisco
3 175 (33.33%) Juniper
4 129 (24.57%) F5
5 59 (11.24%) Nokia
6 56 (10.67%) HP
7 42 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 42 (8.00%) Blue Coat
8 37 (7.05%) Citrix
9 18 (3.43%) CA
9 18 (3.43%) Fortinet
9 18 (3.43%) Kaspersky
10 17 (3.24%) SolarWinds
10 17 (3.24%) Barracuda Networks
11 16 (3.05%) McAfee
12 15 (2.86%) Meraki
13 14 (2.67%) Verint
13 14 (2.67%) VMware
14 13 (2.48%) WatchGuard
15 12 (2.29%) Remedy
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £36,000 to £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £50500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago