The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 141 166 178
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
CCSA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
689 892 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.74% 27.23% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 638 569
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCSA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Scotland

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Scotland

CCSA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 10 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £62,500 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
2 11 (91.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) CCSP
3 10 (83.33%) Retail
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Fortinet
3 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 10 (83.33%) Splunk
3 10 (83.33%) FortiGate
3 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCDA
5 1 (8.33%) CCDP
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (91.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Network Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Network Security Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (8.33%) Process Management
1 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCDA
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Fortinet
2 10 (83.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto