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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 564 575 630
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +55
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 51 81 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.73% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 40
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +10.58%
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
9104 11108 11807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.58% 25.27% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7650 9172 9405
Median salary £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in London

CCSA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 7 £63,000 -3.07%
Feltham - 7 £52,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 129 (92.81%) CheckPoint
2 126 (90.65%) Cisco
3 115 (82.73%) Firewall
4 89 (64.03%) Cisco Certification
5 88 (63.31%) CCNP
6 85 (61.15%) CCSE
7 68 (48.92%) Cisco ASA
8 67 (48.20%) VPN
9 66 (47.48%) Network Security
10 61 (43.88%) WAN
11 58 (41.73%) LAN
12 57 (41.01%) CCNA
13 47 (33.81%) Juniper
13 47 (33.81%) MPLS
14 44 (31.65%) ITIL
14 44 (31.65%) Palo Alto
15 42 (30.22%) Wireless
16 39 (28.06%) CCSP
17 38 (27.34%) 802.1X
18 37 (26.62%) Network Management
19 36 (25.90%) Cisco ISE
20 33 (23.74%) Cisco Nexus
21 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
22 30 (21.58%) Security Cleared
23 29 (20.86%) Degree
23 29 (20.86%) Kalman Filter
24 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
25 27 (19.42%) Finance
25 27 (19.42%) BGP
26 26 (18.71%) RSA SecurID

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.04%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.44%) Apache
2 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.44%) IIS
2 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.44%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.60%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 115 (82.73%) Firewall
2 68 (48.92%) Cisco ASA
3 67 (48.20%) VPN
4 66 (47.48%) Network Security
5 61 (43.88%) WAN
6 58 (41.73%) LAN
7 47 (33.81%) MPLS
8 42 (30.22%) Wireless
9 36 (25.90%) Cisco ISE
10 33 (23.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
12 27 (19.42%) BGP
13 24 (17.27%) OSPF
14 23 (16.55%) Cisco Wireless
14 23 (16.55%) VoIP
15 22 (15.83%) IPsec
16 20 (14.39%) HSRP
17 18 (12.95%) EIGRP
17 18 (12.95%) Ethernet
18 16 (11.51%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.16%) Big Data
1 3 (2.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (19.42%) Finance
2 16 (11.51%) Banking
2 16 (11.51%) Games
3 10 (7.19%) Advertising
4 9 (6.47%) Legal
5 7 (5.04%) Billing
6 5 (3.60%) Law
6 5 (3.60%) Retail
6 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (57.55%) Network Engineer
2 51 (36.69%) Security Engineer
3 50 (35.97%) Network Security Engineer
4 30 (21.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Analyst
5 16 (11.51%) Network Analyst
6 13 (9.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) IT Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) IT Security Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) Network Support
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Security Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Security Specialist
9 8 (5.76%) Network Security Specialist
9 8 (5.76%) Network Specialist
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Network Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.34%) 802.1X
2 9 (6.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) RSA SecurID
2 25 (17.99%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.47%) Online Banking
5 8 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.88%) Online Games
6 4 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.44%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.44%) Fintech
8 2 (1.44%) IVR
9 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) Unix
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.44%) CentOS
5 2 (1.44%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.44%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.65%) ITIL
2 37 (26.62%) Network Management
3 29 (20.86%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (16.55%) Change Management
4 23 (16.55%) ITIL V3
5 18 (12.95%) Service Delivery
6 17 (12.23%) SIEM
7 13 (9.35%) Network Architecture
8 12 (8.63%) Asset Management
9 11 (7.91%) Information Security
9 11 (7.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (7.19%) Security Architecture
11 9 (6.47%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.47%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.47%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 9 (6.47%) WAN Optimisation
12 8 (5.76%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (5.76%) Presales
12 8 (5.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (64.03%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (63.31%) CCNP
3 85 (61.15%) CCSE
4 57 (41.01%) CCNA
5 39 (28.06%) CCSP
6 30 (21.58%) Security Cleared
7 29 (20.86%) Degree
8 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
9 16 (11.51%) JNCIA
9 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (10.07%) CCDP
11 13 (9.35%) CCIE
11 13 (9.35%) MCSA
12 10 (7.19%) JNCIP
13 9 (6.47%) JNCIS
14 8 (5.76%) Check Point Certification
15 7 (5.04%) CEH
15 7 (5.04%) CISSP
16 6 (4.32%) CCDA
16 6 (4.32%) CCMSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 22 (15.83%) SLA
2 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.32%) vCloud
3 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.16%) Xen
4 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (4.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.60%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.72%) Cacti
5 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) Nessus
5 1 (0.72%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 129 (92.81%) CheckPoint
2 126 (90.65%) Cisco
3 47 (33.81%) Juniper
4 44 (31.65%) Palo Alto
5 25 (17.99%) F5
6 23 (16.55%) VMware
7 21 (15.11%) Fortinet
7 21 (15.11%) HP
8 14 (10.07%) Citrix
8 14 (10.07%) SolarWinds
9 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
9 12 (8.63%) Nokia
10 11 (7.91%) Intel Security
11 9 (6.47%) Meraki
12 8 (5.76%) Red Box
13 7 (5.04%) ProCurve
14 6 (4.32%) Mitel
14 6 (4.32%) Riverbed
14 6 (4.32%) ScanSafe
14 6 (4.32%) Verint