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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 160 154 176
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.35% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 1.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +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
774 834 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.00% 26.57% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 408 563 598
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
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 June 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 0 5 £40,000 -11.11%
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Splunk
3 4 (57.14%) CCSP
3 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Nokia
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Network Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Check Point Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCSP
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia