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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 29 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.02% 2.27% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 6.76% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -48.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -
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
26 74 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 26.53% 33.64% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 15
Average salary £47,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) JNCIA
2 5 (62.50%) SonicWALL
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Trend Micro
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Aruba
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Lumension
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) McAfee
2 5 (62.50%) Websense
2 5 (62.50%) Clearswift
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Migration

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) JNCIA
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCSE
3 3 (37.50%) CCDA
3 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) McAfee
2 5 (62.50%) Websense
2 5 (62.50%) Clearswift
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 5 (62.50%) SonicWALL
2 5 (62.50%) Trend Micro
2 5 (62.50%) Aruba
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Lumension