The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 477 605 593
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -12
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 137 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 27 27
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +8.97%
CCSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11211 12562 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.81% 25.82% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9196 10215 9015
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSA
Salary Trend in London

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

CCSA Salary Trend in London

CCSA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in London

CCSA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +71 36 £57,500 +11.65% 4
Greenwich - 22 £55,000 -
Hounslow +14 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Ilford - 2 - -
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 210 (93.75%) Firewall
2 207 (92.41%) CheckPoint
3 196 (87.50%) Cisco
4 175 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (61.16%) CCNP
6 124 (55.36%) Juniper
7 117 (52.23%) CCSE
8 94 (41.96%) Cisco ASA
9 93 (41.52%) Security Cleared
10 87 (38.84%) CCNA
11 75 (33.48%) DNS
12 69 (30.80%) SNMP
12 69 (30.80%) Network Security
13 66 (29.46%) CCIE
14 56 (25.00%) DHCP
14 56 (25.00%) FWSM
15 53 (23.66%) NetScreen
16 52 (23.21%) JNCIP
17 51 (22.77%) WAN
18 49 (21.88%) SC Cleared
19 48 (21.43%) F5
19 48 (21.43%) Wireless
19 48 (21.43%) Finance
20 47 (20.98%) LAN
20 47 (20.98%) HP
21 42 (18.75%) MPLS
22 39 (17.41%) VPN
23 36 (16.07%) Degree
23 36 (16.07%) OSPF
24 35 (15.63%) BGP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.79%) Lync
3 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.45%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 210 (93.75%) Firewall
2 94 (41.96%) Cisco ASA
3 75 (33.48%) DNS
4 69 (30.80%) SNMP
4 69 (30.80%) Network Security
5 56 (25.00%) DHCP
5 56 (25.00%) FWSM
6 53 (23.66%) NetScreen
7 51 (22.77%) WAN
8 48 (21.43%) Wireless
9 47 (20.98%) LAN
10 42 (18.75%) MPLS
11 39 (17.41%) VPN
12 36 (16.07%) OSPF
13 35 (15.63%) BGP
14 24 (10.71%) EIGRP
15 22 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (9.38%) VLAN
17 18 (8.04%) Structured Cabling
17 18 (8.04%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (21.43%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Banking
3 10 (4.46%) Retail
4 8 (3.57%) Law
5 6 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.23%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 58 (25.89%) Security Engineer
3 47 (20.98%) Firewall Engineer
4 43 (19.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 38 (16.96%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 18 (8.04%) Firewall Specialist
7 15 (6.70%) Network Designer
7 15 (6.70%) Designer
8 13 (5.80%) Administrator
9 11 (4.91%) Firewall Administrator
10 10 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
11 9 (4.02%) Analyst
12 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
13 7 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
13 7 (3.13%) Network Operations Engineer
13 7 (3.13%) Support Analyst
14 6 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (2.68%) Senior Support Analyst
14 6 (2.68%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.89%) XMPP
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.61%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.27%) Hedge funds
3 14 (6.25%) Online Banking
4 7 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.79%) PMI
6 3 (1.34%) PKI
7 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.45%) BYOD
8 1 (0.45%) SecurID
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.50%) Windows
2 10 (4.46%) Linux
3 2 (0.89%) UNIX
3 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.05%) Information Security
2 22 (9.82%) SIEM
3 19 (8.48%) ITIL
3 19 (8.48%) Change Control
4 16 (7.14%) Change Management
5 15 (6.70%) Load Balancing
6 14 (6.25%) Network Management
6 14 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 13 (5.80%) Network Design
8 11 (4.91%) Asset Management
9 8 (3.57%) Identity Management
9 8 (3.57%) Security Architecture
10 6 (2.68%) Problem Management
11 5 (2.23%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.23%) ITIL V3
11 5 (2.23%) Migration
11 5 (2.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (1.79%) CRM
12 4 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.95%) PowerShell
2 27 (12.05%) SQL
3 24 (10.71%) Perl
4 5 (2.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 175 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (61.16%) CCNP
3 117 (52.23%) CCSE
4 93 (41.52%) Security Cleared
5 87 (38.84%) CCNA
6 66 (29.46%) CCIE
7 52 (23.21%) JNCIP
8 49 (21.88%) SC Cleared
9 36 (16.07%) Degree
10 19 (8.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (8.48%) MCSE
11 18 (8.04%) HP APS
12 13 (5.80%) CISSP
13 12 (5.36%) MCITP
13 12 (5.36%) MCSA
14 11 (4.91%) Check Point Certification
14 11 (4.91%) CCSP
14 11 (4.91%) JNCIE
15 7 (3.13%) CCDP
16 5 (2.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) GPG13
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.34%) Snort
5 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.89%) Firmware
5 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (9.82%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (8.93%) OpenView
3 5 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.23%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (1.79%) Nessus
5 3 (1.34%) SCCM
5 3 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 207 (92.41%) CheckPoint
2 196 (87.50%) Cisco
3 124 (55.36%) Juniper
4 48 (21.43%) F5
5 47 (20.98%) HP
6 22 (9.82%) Microsoft
7 20 (8.93%) Nokia
8 18 (8.04%) Citrix
8 18 (8.04%) Remedy
8 18 (8.04%) 3Com
9 15 (6.70%) Meraki
9 15 (6.70%) Barracuda Networks
10 14 (6.25%) Fortinet
10 14 (6.25%) Blue Coat
11 12 (5.36%) McAfee
12 11 (4.91%) VMware
13 7 (3.13%) Websense
14 5 (2.23%) Synopsys
14 5 (2.23%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.23%) Sophos
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago