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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 556 584 610
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 72 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.096% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.39% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 16
Average salary £60,000 £51,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +35.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.17%
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
11221 11653 11099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.10% 24.74% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9329 9279 9073
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +33 23 £71,250 +39.02% 1
Hounslow - 6 £60,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 200 (90.50%) Firewall
2 197 (89.14%) CheckPoint
3 191 (86.43%) Cisco
4 151 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
5 132 (59.73%) CCSE
6 100 (45.25%) Cisco ASA
7 99 (44.80%) CCNP
8 98 (44.34%) Juniper
9 83 (37.56%) CCNA
10 74 (33.48%) Network Security
11 65 (29.41%) Security Cleared
12 62 (28.05%) CCIE
13 52 (23.53%) F5
14 50 (22.62%) Degree
15 46 (20.81%) DNS
16 45 (20.36%) VPN
16 45 (20.36%) Finance
17 41 (18.55%) Information Security
17 41 (18.55%) MPLS
17 41 (18.55%) OSPF
18 40 (18.10%) SNMP
18 40 (18.10%) FWSM
19 39 (17.65%) BGP
20 37 (16.74%) WAN
20 37 (16.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 37 (16.74%) JNCIP
21 36 (16.29%) DHCP
21 36 (16.29%) Wireless
21 36 (16.29%) NetScreen
22 34 (15.38%) HP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (0.90%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 200 (90.50%) Firewall
2 100 (45.25%) Cisco ASA
3 74 (33.48%) Network Security
4 46 (20.81%) DNS
5 45 (20.36%) VPN
6 41 (18.55%) MPLS
6 41 (18.55%) OSPF
7 40 (18.10%) SNMP
7 40 (18.10%) FWSM
8 39 (17.65%) BGP
9 37 (16.74%) WAN
10 36 (16.29%) DHCP
10 36 (16.29%) Wireless
10 36 (16.29%) NetScreen
11 33 (14.93%) LAN
12 22 (9.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (9.50%) HSRP
14 19 (8.60%) VRRP
15 18 (8.14%) IPsec
16 17 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) GCC
General
1 45 (20.36%) Finance
2 25 (11.31%) Banking
3 12 (5.43%) Law
4 11 (4.98%) Retail
5 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.26%) Advertising
7 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.36%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 67 (30.32%) Security Engineer
3 58 (26.24%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (12.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 24 (10.86%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 20 (9.05%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (6.79%) Administrator
7 15 (6.79%) Network Designer
7 15 (6.79%) Firewall Administrator
7 15 (6.79%) Designer
8 14 (6.33%) Firewall Specialist
9 13 (5.88%) Network Support
9 13 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) Senior Security Engineer
11 9 (4.07%) Analyst
11 9 (4.07%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) Network Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.79%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.52%) XMPP
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 21 (9.50%) Data Centre
4 18 (8.14%) Online Banking
5 9 (4.07%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.62%) PMI
7 5 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.90%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) BBC
9 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.45%) SecurID
9 1 (0.45%) BYOD
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.60%) Windows
2 12 (5.43%) Linux
3 2 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.55%) Information Security
2 28 (12.67%) Change Control
3 22 (9.95%) SIEM
4 19 (8.60%) Service Delivery
5 18 (8.14%) Asset Management
6 16 (7.24%) Change Management
7 13 (5.88%) ITIL
7 13 (5.88%) Network Design
8 12 (5.43%) Network Management
8 12 (5.43%) Security Architecture
8 12 (5.43%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.98%) Investment Management
9 11 (4.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.07%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.07%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (2.71%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.26%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (1.81%) CRM
13 4 (1.81%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.67%) PowerShell
2 27 (12.22%) Perl
2 27 (12.22%) SQL
3 6 (2.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 151 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (59.73%) CCSE
3 99 (44.80%) CCNP
4 83 (37.56%) CCNA
5 65 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 62 (28.05%) CCIE
7 50 (22.62%) Degree
8 37 (16.74%) JNCIP
9 33 (14.93%) SC Cleared
10 18 (8.14%) CISSP
11 17 (7.69%) JNCIE
12 14 (6.33%) MCSE
12 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (5.88%) MCSA
13 13 (5.88%) CCSP
13 13 (5.88%) CCDP
13 13 (5.88%) MCITP
14 12 (5.43%) Check Point Certification
15 8 (3.62%) PMI Certification
16 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (16.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.17%) COBIT
4 6 (2.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.45%) Snort
4 1 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (4.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.36%) OpenView
3 3 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.90%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 197 (89.14%) CheckPoint
2 191 (86.43%) Cisco
3 98 (44.34%) Juniper
4 52 (23.53%) F5
5 34 (15.38%) HP
6 18 (8.14%) Citrix
7 16 (7.24%) Microsoft
8 15 (6.79%) McAfee
8 15 (6.79%) Fortinet
8 15 (6.79%) Barracuda Networks
9 13 (5.88%) Nokia
10 11 (4.98%) Verint
10 11 (4.98%) CyberTech
11 10 (4.52%) Riverbed
12 8 (3.62%) Meraki
13 7 (3.17%) Blue Coat
14 5 (2.26%) Kaspersky
14 5 (2.26%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.36%) 3Com
15 3 (1.36%) Veeam
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