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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 556 602 542
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -60
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 52 34 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.074% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.30% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 84
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,450 £66,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
11542 11473 12351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.58% 24.92% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9425 9366 10348
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +24 19 £46,750 -6.50% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £32,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 90 (90.91%) Firewall
2 89 (89.90%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (88.89%) CheckPoint
4 84 (84.85%) Cisco
5 64 (64.65%) CCNP
6 56 (56.57%) CCNA
7 51 (51.52%) Network Security
8 41 (41.41%) CCSE
9 38 (38.38%) VPN
10 37 (37.37%) OSPF
11 36 (36.36%) BGP
12 33 (33.33%) Juniper
13 31 (31.31%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (29.29%) EIGRP
15 26 (26.26%) F5
16 25 (25.25%) Windows
16 25 (25.25%) VMware
17 21 (21.21%) MPLS
18 19 (19.19%) Citrix
18 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (19.19%) MCSE
18 19 (19.19%) WAN
19 18 (18.18%) Linux
19 18 (18.18%) SolarWinds
19 18 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
20 17 (17.17%) LAN
21 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
22 15 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
22 15 (15.15%) Degree
23 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 90 (90.91%) Firewall
2 51 (51.52%) Network Security
3 38 (38.38%) VPN
4 37 (37.37%) OSPF
5 36 (36.36%) BGP
6 31 (31.31%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (29.29%) EIGRP
8 21 (21.21%) MPLS
9 19 (19.19%) WAN
10 18 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
11 17 (17.17%) LAN
12 10 (10.10%) DNS
12 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
13 9 (9.09%) VoIP
13 9 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (9.09%) TACACS
13 9 (9.09%) Junos
13 9 (9.09%) FWSM
14 8 (8.08%) SSL
15 7 (7.07%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Law
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (51.52%) Security Engineer
2 50 (50.51%) Network Engineer
3 37 (37.37%) Network Security Engineer
4 19 (19.19%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (19.19%) Senior Security Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 13 (13.13%) Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) Network Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) NOC Manager
9 5 (5.05%) Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Network Team Leader
11 3 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Information Security Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Security Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Architect
11 3 (3.03%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
1 10 (10.10%) Hedge funds
2 8 (8.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 18 (18.18%) Linux
3 12 (12.12%) UNIX
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) Information Security
2 12 (12.12%) ITIL
3 11 (11.11%) SIEM
4 10 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (10.10%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.07%) Network Management
6 7 (7.07%) Network Design
7 6 (6.06%) Security Architecture
7 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.04%) Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (3.03%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (3.03%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.03%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.03%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.02%) ITSM
10 2 (2.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) Perl
2 9 (9.09%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.02%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (89.90%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (64.65%) CCNP
3 56 (56.57%) CCNA
4 41 (41.41%) CCSE
5 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (19.19%) MCSE
6 15 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
6 15 (15.15%) Degree
7 14 (14.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (11.11%) CCDP
8 11 (11.11%) CCSP
9 10 (10.10%) MCP
10 9 (9.09%) JNCIA
11 8 (8.08%) CCVP
12 7 (7.07%) MCITP
12 7 (7.07%) JNCIS
12 7 (7.07%) CCIE
13 6 (6.06%) CISSP
14 4 (4.04%) MCSA
15 3 (3.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.05%) QA
2 5 (5.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.09%) XenApp
3 9 (9.09%) XenServer
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (10.10%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (8.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.03%) Nessus
4 2 (2.02%) Cacti
5 1 (1.01%) SCCM
5 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 84 (84.85%) Cisco
3 33 (33.33%) Juniper
4 26 (26.26%) F5
5 25 (25.25%) VMware
6 19 (19.19%) Citrix
7 18 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.12%) Blue Coat
10 11 (11.11%) Aruba
10 11 (11.11%) Oracle
11 10 (10.10%) Barracuda Networks
12 9 (9.09%) Brocade
12 9 (9.09%) HP
12 9 (9.09%) NetApp
13 7 (7.07%) Fortinet
14 6 (6.06%) McAfee
15 5 (5.05%) Websense
16 4 (4.04%) Nokia
17 3 (3.03%) LogRhythm
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus, Pension, Holiday, Health care
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