The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 83 104 74
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 26 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.21% 0.16% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.07% 0.56% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 8
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £23,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
CCSA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
322 354 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.31% 28.48% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 286 311 198
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCSA
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Kent region.

CCSA Salary Trend in Kent

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Kent

CCSA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Maidstone - 8 £22,750 - 1
West Malling - 2 £34,500 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 41 (100.00%) CCNA
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 35 (85.37%) Windows
3 34 (82.93%) JNCIA
4 23 (56.10%) WSE
5 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco
6 16 (39.02%) Firewall
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
8 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
8 11 (26.83%) F5
8 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
8 11 (26.83%) Juniper
8 11 (26.83%) Internet
8 11 (26.83%) Websense
8 11 (26.83%) MS Office
8 11 (26.83%) Windows XP
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 10 (24.39%) CRM
9 10 (24.39%) SLA
9 10 (24.39%) Clearswift
9 10 (24.39%) McAfee
9 10 (24.39%) Change Management
9 10 (24.39%) SonicWALL
9 10 (24.39%) Aruba
9 10 (24.39%) Lumension
9 10 (24.39%) Trend Micro

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco PIX
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.83%) Internet
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) TACACS
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) 1st Line Support
2 15 (36.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Technical Support
3 10 (24.39%) Technical Support Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Escalation Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (19.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows XP
2 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
3 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) CRM
1 10 (24.39%) Change Management
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 2 (4.88%) Network Management
3 2 (4.88%) Change Control
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) CCNA
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (82.93%) JNCIA
3 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) CCSE
4 5 (12.20%) CCDA
5 4 (9.76%) CCDP
5 4 (9.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco
3 11 (26.83%) F5
3 11 (26.83%) Juniper
3 11 (26.83%) Websense
3 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
4 10 (24.39%) SonicWALL
4 10 (24.39%) Clearswift
4 10 (24.39%) McAfee
4 10 (24.39%) Lumension
4 10 (24.39%) Trend Micro
4 10 (24.39%) Aruba
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago