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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 571 581 533
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 63 49 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 89
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
11228 11328 12273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.54% 25.11% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9202 9103 10317
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 December 2014.

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 December 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
City of London +22 20 £46,750 +12.65% 2
Greenwich - 3 £47,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 97 (95.10%) Firewall
2 92 (90.20%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (89.22%) CheckPoint
4 89 (87.25%) Cisco
5 66 (64.71%) CCNP
6 56 (54.90%) CCNA
7 53 (51.96%) Network Security
8 39 (38.24%) VPN
9 36 (35.29%) CCSE
9 36 (35.29%) OSPF
10 35 (34.31%) Juniper
11 33 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (31.37%) BGP
13 30 (29.41%) Windows
14 28 (27.45%) EIGRP
15 27 (26.47%) WAN
16 25 (24.51%) LAN
17 22 (21.57%) F5
18 21 (20.59%) VMware
19 20 (19.61%) MCSE
19 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (18.63%) Citrix
20 19 (18.63%) SolarWinds
20 19 (18.63%) Cisco PIX
21 18 (17.65%) MPLS
22 17 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
22 17 (16.67%) Linux
22 17 (16.67%) Finance
22 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
23 15 (14.71%) SIEM

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 97 (95.10%) Firewall
2 53 (51.96%) Network Security
3 39 (38.24%) VPN
4 36 (35.29%) OSPF
5 33 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (31.37%) BGP
7 28 (27.45%) EIGRP
8 27 (26.47%) WAN
9 25 (24.51%) LAN
10 19 (18.63%) Cisco PIX
11 18 (17.65%) MPLS
12 15 (14.71%) DNS
13 13 (12.75%) FWSM
14 12 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
16 10 (9.80%) VLAN
17 9 (8.82%) IPsec
17 9 (8.82%) VoIP
18 8 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
18 8 (7.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (56.86%) Network Engineer
2 53 (51.96%) Security Engineer
3 38 (37.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Analyst
7 10 (9.80%) Network Analyst
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) NOC Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Firewall Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Senior Firewall Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Security Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Network Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.94%) Information Security Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 12 (11.76%) Hedge funds
2 8 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.94%) PKI
4 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.41%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Linux
3 14 (13.73%) UNIX
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.71%) SIEM
2 14 (13.73%) Information Security
3 13 (12.75%) Load Balancing
4 12 (11.76%) ITIL
5 11 (10.78%) Network Management
5 11 (10.78%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (9.80%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (6.86%) Network Design
8 7 (6.86%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.88%) Identity Management
9 6 (5.88%) Security Architecture
10 5 (4.90%) Asset Management
10 5 (4.90%) Algorithmic Trading
11 4 (3.92%) CRM
11 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.94%) Network Architecture
12 3 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (1.96%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 13 (12.75%) Perl
3 12 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 92 (90.20%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (64.71%) CCNP
3 56 (54.90%) CCNA
4 36 (35.29%) CCSE
5 20 (19.61%) MCSE
5 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
7 15 (14.71%) Degree
8 13 (12.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (11.76%) CCSP
10 11 (10.78%) CCIE
11 10 (9.80%) MCP
12 9 (8.82%) CCVP
13 8 (7.84%) MCSA
14 7 (6.86%) Security+ Certification
14 7 (6.86%) CCDP
14 7 (6.86%) MCITP
15 5 (4.90%) CISSP
16 4 (3.92%) JNCIA
16 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.78%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.82%) XenApp
3 9 (8.82%) XenServer
4 7 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.98%) Firmware
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (10.78%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (10.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (6.86%) Nessus
4 1 (0.98%) SCCM
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.98%) OpenView
Vendors
1 91 (89.22%) CheckPoint
2 89 (87.25%) Cisco
3 35 (34.31%) Juniper
4 22 (21.57%) F5
5 21 (20.59%) VMware
6 19 (18.63%) Citrix
6 19 (18.63%) SolarWinds
7 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 13 (12.75%) HP
9 12 (11.76%) Blue Coat
9 12 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
10 9 (8.82%) Websense
10 9 (8.82%) NetApp
11 8 (7.84%) Fortinet
11 8 (7.84%) McAfee
12 7 (6.86%) Oracle
12 7 (6.86%) Aruba
13 4 (3.92%) Nokia
13 4 (3.92%) IronPort
14 3 (2.94%) SonicWALL
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum inclusive of package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus,Pension,Holiday,Health care
Posted: 23 days ago