The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 27 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.26% - 8.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% - 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £22,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
CCSA
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.58% 25.00% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

CCSA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Maidstone region.

CCSA Salary Trend in Maidstone

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Maidstone

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (75.00%) MS Office
3 9 (75.00%) Internet
3 9 (75.00%) JNCIA
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (75.00%) F5
3 9 (75.00%) Websense
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Clearswift
4 8 (66.67%) Lumension
4 8 (66.67%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
4 8 (66.67%) Trend Micro
4 8 (66.67%) Aruba
4 8 (66.67%) McAfee
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) CCSE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 8 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) CRM
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) JNCIA
3 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) CCSE
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) CCDA
5 3 (25.00%) CCDP
6 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (75.00%) Websense
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) Lumension
3 8 (66.67%) Clearswift
3 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 8 (66.67%) Trend Micro
3 8 (66.67%) Aruba
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee