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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 86 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 3 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.32% 0.56% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 2.21% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 15
Median salary £67,500 £51,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +138.37%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +17.64%
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
275 272 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.73% 25.33% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 253 238 292
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Kent

CCSA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 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
Maidstone - 2 £67,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kent region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) CCSE
2 9 (90.00%) Network Design
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
2 9 (90.00%) CCDA
2 9 (90.00%) CCDP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) JNCIP
4 6 (60.00%) JNCIE
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) CCSP
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Service Design
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (40.00%) VXLAN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) IPv4
4 4 (40.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Network Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) CCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCDA
2 9 (90.00%) CCDP
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
3 6 (60.00%) JNCIE
3 6 (60.00%) JNCIP
4 5 (50.00%) CCSP
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) IronPort
5 1 (10.00%) Nokia