The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 178 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.090% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
CCSA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
902 891 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 27.17% 22.38% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 731 713 918
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCSA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Manchester

CCSA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bolton - 1 £45,000 -
CCSA
North West

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) IPTV
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) SDH
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IPTV
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba