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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 531 570 574
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 112 60 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78 43 48
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,100 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.97% -9.41%
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
11414 12072 11728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.84% 25.57% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9348 9792 9629
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Greenwich - 43 £48,750 -
City of London +22 27 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Ilford - 5 - -
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 163 (93.14%) Firewall
2 157 (89.71%) CheckPoint
3 148 (84.57%) Cisco Certification
4 147 (84.00%) Cisco
5 116 (66.29%) CCNP
6 82 (46.86%) Juniper
7 72 (41.14%) CCNA
7 72 (41.14%) CCSE
8 70 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 67 (38.29%) Network Security
10 59 (33.71%) Security Cleared
11 58 (33.14%) DNS
12 53 (30.29%) WAN
13 52 (29.71%) VPN
14 50 (28.57%) LAN
15 47 (26.86%) SNMP
16 43 (24.57%) CCIE
16 43 (24.57%) OSPF
17 42 (24.00%) FWSM
18 39 (22.29%) BGP
18 39 (22.29%) EIGRP
18 39 (22.29%) Wireless
19 36 (20.57%) HP
20 34 (19.43%) DHCP
20 34 (19.43%) Finance
21 31 (17.71%) MPLS
21 31 (17.71%) NetScreen
21 31 (17.71%) SC Cleared
21 31 (17.71%) F5
22 30 (17.14%) JNCIP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.71%) Lync
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 163 (93.14%) Firewall
2 70 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 67 (38.29%) Network Security
4 58 (33.14%) DNS
5 53 (30.29%) WAN
6 52 (29.71%) VPN
7 50 (28.57%) LAN
8 47 (26.86%) SNMP
9 43 (24.57%) OSPF
10 42 (24.00%) FWSM
11 39 (22.29%) Wireless
11 39 (22.29%) BGP
11 39 (22.29%) EIGRP
12 34 (19.43%) DHCP
13 31 (17.71%) MPLS
13 31 (17.71%) NetScreen
14 25 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (12.00%) VLAN
16 18 (10.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
16 18 (10.29%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (19.43%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.86%) Back Office
4 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Law
5 2 (1.14%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (46.86%) Network Engineer
2 56 (32.00%) Security Engineer
3 35 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 29 (16.57%) Firewall Engineer
5 20 (11.43%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 15 (8.57%) Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) Firewall Specialist
8 10 (5.71%) Network Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (5.14%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (5.14%) Consultant
10 7 (4.00%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.43%) Network Consultant
11 6 (3.43%) Network Designer
11 6 (3.43%) Designer
11 6 (3.43%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (3.43%) Network Security Consultant
11 6 (3.43%) Network Operations Engineer
12 5 (2.86%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Hedge funds
2 20 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.71%) PKI
3 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.14%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.43%) Windows
2 8 (4.57%) Linux
3 4 (2.29%) UNIX
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.57%) SIEM
2 20 (11.43%) Information Security
3 16 (9.14%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (8.00%) Network Design
5 13 (7.43%) ITIL
6 12 (6.86%) Change Control
6 12 (6.86%) Network Management
7 11 (6.29%) Network Load Balancing
8 10 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 10 (5.71%) Identity Management
9 7 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (3.43%) Change Management
10 6 (3.43%) Security Architecture
10 6 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.86%) CRM
11 5 (2.86%) Migration
12 4 (2.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.86%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.71%) SQL
3 21 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 148 (84.57%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (66.29%) CCNP
3 72 (41.14%) CCNA
3 72 (41.14%) CCSE
4 59 (33.71%) Security Cleared
5 43 (24.57%) CCIE
6 31 (17.71%) SC Cleared
7 30 (17.14%) JNCIP
8 25 (14.29%) Degree
9 18 (10.29%) HP APS
9 18 (10.29%) Check Point Certification
10 17 (9.71%) CCSP
11 16 (9.14%) MCSE
11 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (6.29%) CCVP
13 10 (5.71%) CISSP
14 7 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
14 7 (4.00%) MCITP
14 7 (4.00%) MCSA
15 5 (2.86%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.71%) Snort
4 2 (1.14%) Firmware
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (11.43%) OpenView
3 14 (8.00%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (6.86%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (4.00%) Nessus
6 3 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 157 (89.71%) CheckPoint
2 147 (84.00%) Cisco
3 82 (46.86%) Juniper
4 36 (20.57%) HP
5 31 (17.71%) F5
6 19 (10.86%) Blue Coat
7 18 (10.29%) Nokia
7 18 (10.29%) Remedy
7 18 (10.29%) 3Com
8 16 (9.14%) Microsoft
9 14 (8.00%) VMware
9 14 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
10 13 (7.43%) Meraki
11 12 (6.86%) SolarWinds
11 12 (6.86%) Citrix
12 11 (6.29%) Websense
12 11 (6.29%) Fortinet
13 9 (5.14%) McAfee
14 5 (2.86%) Sophos
14 5 (2.86%) Apple
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (Inc Bonus, Pension, Health)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago