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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 535 617 595
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 101 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.10% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 38 21
Average salary £57,500 £54,250 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.99% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
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 £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 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 31 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 +35 28 £62,500 +16.27% 2
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 - 1
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 219 (90.87%) CheckPoint
2 217 (90.04%) Firewall
3 211 (87.55%) Cisco
4 162 (67.22%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (56.85%) CCSE
6 115 (47.72%) CCNP
7 114 (47.30%) Juniper
8 103 (42.74%) Cisco ASA
9 82 (34.02%) Security Cleared
10 81 (33.61%) CCNA
11 70 (29.05%) Network Security
12 65 (26.97%) CCIE
13 64 (26.56%) DNS
14 58 (24.07%) SNMP
15 53 (21.99%) F5
16 48 (19.92%) FWSM
16 48 (19.92%) Wireless
16 48 (19.92%) VPN
17 46 (19.09%) DHCP
17 46 (19.09%) MPLS
17 46 (19.09%) JNCIP
18 45 (18.67%) HP
18 45 (18.67%) NetScreen
19 44 (18.26%) WAN
20 43 (17.84%) OSPF
21 42 (17.43%) BGP
21 42 (17.43%) Finance
22 41 (17.01%) SC Cleared
22 41 (17.01%) Degree
23 40 (16.60%) LAN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (2.07%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.83%) Lync
2 2 (0.83%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Office 365
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 217 (90.04%) Firewall
2 103 (42.74%) Cisco ASA
3 70 (29.05%) Network Security
4 64 (26.56%) DNS
5 58 (24.07%) SNMP
6 48 (19.92%) VPN
6 48 (19.92%) Wireless
6 48 (19.92%) FWSM
7 46 (19.09%) MPLS
7 46 (19.09%) DHCP
8 45 (18.67%) NetScreen
9 44 (18.26%) WAN
10 43 (17.84%) OSPF
11 42 (17.43%) BGP
12 40 (16.60%) LAN
13 25 (10.37%) HSRP
14 23 (9.54%) VRRP
15 20 (8.30%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (7.47%) IP Telephony
17 17 (7.05%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.41%) GCC
General
1 42 (17.43%) Finance
2 23 (9.54%) Banking
3 12 (4.98%) Law
4 11 (4.56%) Retail
5 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Back Office
6 5 (2.07%) Advertising
7 3 (1.24%) Games
8 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 104 (43.15%) Network Engineer
2 63 (26.14%) Security Engineer
3 53 (21.99%) Network Security Engineer
4 40 (16.60%) Firewall Engineer
5 30 (12.45%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 20 (8.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 19 (7.88%) Firewall Specialist
8 15 (6.22%) Firewall Administrator
8 15 (6.22%) Designer
8 15 (6.22%) Administrator
8 15 (6.22%) Network Designer
9 13 (5.39%) Analyst
9 13 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.39%) Network Support
10 12 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.98%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.56%) Senior Support Analyst
11 11 (4.56%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (4.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 8 (3.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.05%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.15%) XMPP
3 1 (0.41%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.62%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.30%) Hedge funds
3 18 (7.47%) Online Banking
4 17 (7.05%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.32%) PMI
7 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.41%) BYOD
8 1 (0.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.41%) Equities
8 1 (0.41%) SecurID
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.88%) Windows
2 12 (4.98%) Linux
3 2 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.11%) Information Security
2 26 (10.79%) Change Control
3 23 (9.54%) SIEM
4 20 (8.30%) Service Delivery
5 17 (7.05%) ITIL
6 16 (6.64%) Change Management
7 15 (6.22%) Network Design
8 14 (5.81%) Asset Management
9 12 (4.98%) Network Management
9 12 (4.98%) Security Architecture
10 11 (4.56%) Investment Management
10 11 (4.56%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.73%) Load Balancing
12 7 (2.90%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (2.49%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (2.49%) Mentoring
14 5 (2.07%) Infrastructure Management
14 5 (2.07%) ITIL V3
14 5 (2.07%) Migration
14 5 (2.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.62%) PowerShell
2 23 (9.54%) Perl
2 23 (9.54%) SQL
3 6 (2.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 162 (67.22%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (56.85%) CCSE
3 115 (47.72%) CCNP
4 82 (34.02%) Security Cleared
5 81 (33.61%) CCNA
6 65 (26.97%) CCIE
7 46 (19.09%) JNCIP
8 41 (17.01%) Degree
8 41 (17.01%) SC Cleared
9 18 (7.47%) MCSE
9 18 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (6.22%) CCSP
10 15 (6.22%) JNCIE
11 13 (5.39%) MCITP
11 13 (5.39%) MCSA
11 13 (5.39%) CISSP
12 11 (4.56%) CCDP
12 11 (4.56%) Check Point Certification
12 11 (4.56%) HP APS
13 8 (3.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.32%) SLA
3 6 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.66%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) Snort
4 1 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (6.22%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (5.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (4.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (4.56%) OpenView
4 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 219 (90.87%) CheckPoint
2 211 (87.55%) Cisco
3 114 (47.30%) Juniper
4 53 (21.99%) F5
5 45 (18.67%) HP
6 20 (8.30%) Microsoft
7 19 (7.88%) Nokia
8 18 (7.47%) Citrix
9 16 (6.64%) Barracuda Networks
9 16 (6.64%) Fortinet
10 15 (6.22%) McAfee
10 15 (6.22%) Meraki
11 11 (4.56%) Remedy
11 11 (4.56%) 3Com
11 11 (4.56%) Verint
11 11 (4.56%) CyberTech
12 10 (4.15%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.90%) Blue Coat
14 5 (2.07%) VMware
14 5 (2.07%) Kaspersky
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £36,000 to £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago