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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 495 590 576
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -14
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 134 63 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 84 39 36
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £47,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +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
11592 12568 11323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.05% 25.78% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9533 10225 9256
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £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 6 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 6 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 +59 34 £55,000 -1.34% 2
Greenwich - 33 £55,000 -
Ilford - 5 - -
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 203 (94.42%) Firewall
2 195 (90.70%) CheckPoint
3 184 (85.58%) Cisco
4 175 (81.40%) Cisco Certification
5 138 (64.19%) CCNP
6 116 (53.95%) Juniper
7 107 (49.77%) CCSE
8 89 (41.40%) Security Cleared
9 84 (39.07%) CCNA
10 83 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
11 73 (33.95%) DNS
12 72 (33.49%) Network Security
13 67 (31.16%) SNMP
14 66 (30.70%) CCIE
15 56 (26.05%) FWSM
16 54 (25.12%) DHCP
17 52 (24.19%) WAN
18 51 (23.72%) NetScreen
19 50 (23.26%) JNCIP
20 49 (22.79%) Finance
21 48 (22.33%) LAN
22 47 (21.86%) SC Cleared
23 46 (21.40%) Wireless
24 42 (19.53%) VPN
25 40 (18.60%) HP
26 39 (18.14%) F5
27 37 (17.21%) MPLS
27 37 (17.21%) OSPF
28 36 (16.74%) BGP
29 32 (14.88%) PowerShell

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (3.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.86%) Lync
3 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 203 (94.42%) Firewall
2 83 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (33.95%) DNS
4 72 (33.49%) Network Security
5 67 (31.16%) SNMP
6 56 (26.05%) FWSM
7 54 (25.12%) DHCP
8 52 (24.19%) WAN
9 51 (23.72%) NetScreen
10 48 (22.33%) LAN
11 46 (21.40%) Wireless
12 42 (19.53%) VPN
13 37 (17.21%) MPLS
13 37 (17.21%) OSPF
14 36 (16.74%) BGP
15 29 (13.49%) EIGRP
16 25 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
17 23 (10.70%) VLAN
18 18 (8.37%) Gigabit Ethernet
18 18 (8.37%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (22.79%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Banking
3 10 (4.65%) Retail
4 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.79%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.33%) Back Office
6 4 (1.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 61 (28.37%) Security Engineer
3 45 (20.93%) Firewall Engineer
4 40 (18.60%) Network Security Engineer
5 36 (16.74%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 18 (8.37%) Firewall Specialist
7 15 (6.98%) Designer
7 15 (6.98%) Network Designer
8 13 (6.05%) Administrator
9 11 (5.12%) Firewall Administrator
10 10 (4.65%) Analyst
11 8 (3.72%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (3.72%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Consultant
12 7 (3.26%) Network Operations Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Operations Engineer
13 6 (2.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 5 (2.33%) Network Analyst
14 5 (2.33%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.93%) XML
2 1 (0.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.09%) Hedge funds
2 21 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.51%) Online Banking
4 7 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.86%) PMI
6 3 (1.40%) PKI
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) SecurID
7 1 (0.47%) BYOD
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.49%) Windows
2 10 (4.65%) Linux
3 4 (1.86%) UNIX
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.16%) Information Security
2 23 (10.70%) SIEM
3 17 (7.91%) Network Management
3 17 (7.91%) Load Balancing
4 16 (7.44%) Change Management
5 15 (6.98%) ITIL
6 14 (6.51%) Change Control
7 11 (5.12%) Asset Management
8 10 (4.65%) Identity Management
8 10 (4.65%) Network Design
8 10 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.72%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (3.26%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (3.26%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (2.79%) CRM
11 6 (2.79%) Security Architecture
12 5 (2.33%) ITIL V3
12 5 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (2.33%) Migration
12 5 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.88%) PowerShell
2 30 (13.95%) SQL
3 27 (12.56%) Perl
4 4 (1.86%) Python
5 2 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 175 (81.40%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (64.19%) CCNP
3 107 (49.77%) CCSE
4 89 (41.40%) Security Cleared
5 84 (39.07%) CCNA
6 66 (30.70%) CCIE
7 50 (23.26%) JNCIP
8 47 (21.86%) SC Cleared
9 31 (14.42%) Degree
10 18 (8.37%) HP APS
11 17 (7.91%) MCSE
11 17 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (6.98%) CISSP
13 14 (6.51%) Check Point Certification
14 12 (5.58%) CCSP
15 11 (5.12%) JNCIE
16 10 (4.65%) MCITP
16 10 (4.65%) MCSA
17 7 (3.26%) Security+ Certification
17 7 (3.26%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) GPG13
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.40%) Snort
5 2 (0.93%) Firmware
5 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (10.23%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (9.30%) OpenView
3 8 (3.72%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (3.26%) Nessus
5 6 (2.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 195 (90.70%) CheckPoint
2 184 (85.58%) Cisco
3 116 (53.95%) Juniper
4 40 (18.60%) HP
5 39 (18.14%) F5
6 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 18 (8.37%) Nokia
7 18 (8.37%) Remedy
7 18 (8.37%) 3Com
8 17 (7.91%) Blue Coat
9 15 (6.98%) Meraki
9 15 (6.98%) Citrix
10 14 (6.51%) VMware
11 13 (6.05%) Barracuda Networks
12 12 (5.58%) Fortinet
13 11 (5.12%) Websense
14 10 (4.65%) McAfee
15 6 (2.79%) SolarWinds
16 5 (2.33%) Synopsys
16 5 (2.33%) IronPort
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago