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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 536 556 541
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 77 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.53% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 64 50 77
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -18.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
10618 10678 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.59% 25.27% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8680 8532 9953
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 21 £57,500 +40.24% 2
Greenwich - 17 £47,500 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 115 (95.83%) Firewall
2 114 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 108 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (89.17%) Cisco
5 84 (70.00%) CCNP
6 56 (46.67%) CCNA
7 54 (45.00%) Network Security
8 53 (44.17%) Juniper
9 49 (40.83%) Cisco ASA
10 45 (37.50%) CCSE
11 43 (35.83%) VPN
12 40 (33.33%) WAN
13 39 (32.50%) OSPF
14 36 (30.00%) LAN
15 35 (29.17%) BGP
16 31 (25.83%) EIGRP
16 31 (25.83%) Windows
17 28 (23.33%) MPLS
18 26 (21.67%) DNS
19 25 (20.83%) F5
20 23 (19.17%) FWSM
21 22 (18.33%) Cisco PIX
22 21 (17.50%) HP
22 21 (17.50%) Wireless
23 20 (16.67%) Security Cleared
24 19 (15.83%) SolarWinds
24 19 (15.83%) VMware
25 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
25 18 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
25 18 (15.00%) CCIE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (2.50%) Lync
2 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) S-PLUS
2 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 115 (95.83%) Firewall
2 54 (45.00%) Network Security
3 49 (40.83%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (35.83%) VPN
5 40 (33.33%) WAN
6 39 (32.50%) OSPF
7 36 (30.00%) LAN
8 35 (29.17%) BGP
9 31 (25.83%) EIGRP
10 28 (23.33%) MPLS
11 26 (21.67%) DNS
12 23 (19.17%) FWSM
13 22 (18.33%) Cisco PIX
14 21 (17.50%) Wireless
15 18 (15.00%) SNMP
16 15 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 14 (11.67%) DHCP
18 13 (10.83%) VLAN
19 11 (9.17%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (14.17%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 52 (43.33%) Security Engineer
3 35 (29.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) Network Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Network Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.17%) Architect
10 4 (3.33%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.33%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.50%) NOC Manager
11 3 (2.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 3 (2.50%) Network Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 10 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 6 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) PKI
5 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Windows
2 13 (10.83%) Linux
3 10 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) SIEM
2 15 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 13 (10.83%) ITIL
4 12 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 12 (10.00%) Network Management
5 11 (9.17%) Information Security
6 10 (8.33%) Network Design
7 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.67%) Identity Management
9 7 (5.83%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (5.83%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Security Architecture
11 4 (3.33%) CRM
11 4 (3.33%) Change Control
12 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (2.50%) E-Commerce
13 2 (1.67%) Project Management
13 2 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) SQL
2 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 108 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (70.00%) CCNP
3 56 (46.67%) CCNA
4 45 (37.50%) CCSE
5 20 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
6 18 (15.00%) CCIE
6 18 (15.00%) MCSE
7 14 (11.67%) Degree
7 14 (11.67%) CCSP
8 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 11 (9.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (8.33%) JNCIP
10 10 (8.33%) CCVP
11 8 (6.67%) HP APS
11 8 (6.67%) MCSA
12 7 (5.83%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (5.83%) MCP
12 7 (5.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) GPG13
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.00%) XenApp
3 6 (5.00%) XenServer
4 3 (2.50%) Snort
5 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (10.83%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (8.33%) OpenView
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (5.83%) Nessus
6 6 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 114 (95.00%) CheckPoint
2 107 (89.17%) Cisco
3 53 (44.17%) Juniper
4 25 (20.83%) F5
5 21 (17.50%) HP
6 19 (15.83%) SolarWinds
6 19 (15.83%) VMware
7 16 (13.33%) Blue Coat
8 14 (11.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 14 (11.67%) Citrix
8 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (9.17%) Nokia
10 10 (8.33%) Websense
11 9 (7.50%) Fortinet
12 8 (6.67%) Remedy
12 8 (6.67%) McAfee
12 8 (6.67%) 3Com
13 6 (5.00%) Aruba
13 6 (5.00%) NetApp
14 4 (3.33%) SonicWALL
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12% shift + overtime + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago