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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 497 590 575
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 136 63 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 107 41 26
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,200 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +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
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +57 37 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Hounslow - 6 £60,000 -
Greenwich - 4 £55,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 231 (92.40%) CheckPoint
2 230 (92.00%) Firewall
3 218 (87.20%) Cisco
4 178 (71.20%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (54.80%) CCSE
6 130 (52.00%) Juniper
6 130 (52.00%) CCNP
7 109 (43.60%) Cisco ASA
8 94 (37.60%) Security Cleared
9 87 (34.80%) CCNA
10 73 (29.20%) DNS
11 72 (28.80%) Network Security
12 68 (27.20%) SNMP
13 67 (26.80%) CCIE
14 59 (23.60%) F5
15 55 (22.00%) FWSM
16 54 (21.60%) Wireless
16 54 (21.60%) MPLS
17 52 (20.80%) DHCP
17 52 (20.80%) JNCIP
18 51 (20.40%) WAN
18 51 (20.40%) NetScreen
19 50 (20.00%) VPN
19 50 (20.00%) HP
20 49 (19.60%) SC Cleared
21 47 (18.80%) OSPF
21 47 (18.80%) BGP
22 45 (18.00%) LAN
23 40 (16.00%) Finance
23 40 (16.00%) Degree

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (2.40%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.60%) Lync
3 2 (0.80%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.00%) Office 365
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 230 (92.00%) Firewall
2 109 (43.60%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (29.20%) DNS
4 72 (28.80%) Network Security
5 68 (27.20%) SNMP
6 55 (22.00%) FWSM
7 54 (21.60%) MPLS
7 54 (21.60%) Wireless
8 52 (20.80%) DHCP
9 51 (20.40%) WAN
9 51 (20.40%) NetScreen
10 50 (20.00%) VPN
11 47 (18.80%) OSPF
11 47 (18.80%) BGP
12 45 (18.00%) LAN
13 25 (10.00%) HSRP
14 23 (9.20%) EIGRP
15 22 (8.80%) VRRP
16 21 (8.40%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (8.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.40%) GCC
General
1 40 (16.00%) Finance
2 19 (7.60%) Banking
3 12 (4.80%) Law
4 11 (4.40%) Retail
5 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.00%) Back Office
7 4 (1.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (42.00%) Network Engineer
2 62 (24.80%) Security Engineer
3 50 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 47 (18.80%) Firewall Engineer
5 36 (14.40%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 21 (8.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 19 (7.60%) Firewall Specialist
8 15 (6.00%) Designer
8 15 (6.00%) Administrator
8 15 (6.00%) Network Designer
9 14 (5.60%) Firewall Administrator
10 13 (5.20%) Senior Security Engineer
10 13 (5.20%) Analyst
10 13 (5.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.80%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (4.40%) Senior Support Analyst
12 11 (4.40%) Network Support
13 10 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 8 (3.20%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.20%) XMPP
2 1 (0.40%) .NET
2 1 (0.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.60%) Hedge funds
3 18 (7.20%) Online Banking
3 18 (7.20%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.20%) PMI
5 7 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.40%) BYOD
9 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.40%) Equities
9 1 (0.40%) SecurID
9 1 (0.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.40%) Windows
2 12 (4.80%) Linux
3 2 (0.80%) UNIX
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.20%) Information Security
2 27 (10.80%) Change Control
3 24 (9.60%) SIEM
4 21 (8.40%) ITIL
5 19 (7.60%) Service Delivery
6 16 (6.40%) Change Management
7 15 (6.00%) Network Design
8 13 (5.20%) Network Management
9 12 (4.80%) Security Architecture
9 12 (4.80%) Asset Management
9 12 (4.80%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.60%) Investment Management
12 6 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (2.40%) Strategic Planning
12 6 (2.40%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (2.00%) Mentoring
13 5 (2.00%) Migration
13 5 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (2.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.40%) PowerShell
2 21 (8.40%) Perl
2 21 (8.40%) SQL
3 5 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 178 (71.20%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (54.80%) CCSE
3 130 (52.00%) CCNP
4 94 (37.60%) Security Cleared
5 87 (34.80%) CCNA
6 67 (26.80%) CCIE
7 52 (20.80%) JNCIP
8 49 (19.60%) SC Cleared
9 40 (16.00%) Degree
10 19 (7.60%) MCSE
10 19 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (6.80%) JNCIE
12 16 (6.40%) HP APS
12 16 (6.40%) CCSP
13 13 (5.20%) MCSA
13 13 (5.20%) MCITP
14 12 (4.80%) CCDP
14 12 (4.80%) CISSP
15 11 (4.40%) Check Point Certification
16 8 (3.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.20%) SLA
3 7 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.60%) Snort
3 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.80%) Squid
4 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.40%) Firmware
5 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (7.20%) OpenView
3 11 (4.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 231 (92.40%) CheckPoint
2 218 (87.20%) Cisco
3 130 (52.00%) Juniper
4 59 (23.60%) F5
5 50 (20.00%) HP
6 23 (9.20%) Microsoft
6 23 (9.20%) Nokia
7 18 (7.20%) Citrix
7 18 (7.20%) Barracuda Networks
8 17 (6.80%) Fortinet
9 16 (6.40%) 3Com
9 16 (6.40%) Remedy
10 15 (6.00%) McAfee
10 15 (6.00%) Meraki
11 11 (4.40%) Blue Coat
12 10 (4.00%) Verint
12 10 (4.00%) CyberTech
12 10 (4.00%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.80%) VMware
14 5 (2.00%) Sophos
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