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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 148 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.026% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
770 861 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.40% 22.71% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 508 557 498
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,325 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Edinburgh +22 11 £45,000 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
1 11 (100.00%) CCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Online Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall Administrator
1 10 (90.91%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Online Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint