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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.10% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%

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
547 790 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.27% 26.98% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 345 520 571
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +16 10 £62,500 -
CCSA
UK

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
2 18 (94.74%) Retail
2 18 (94.74%) Network Security
3 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (78.95%) CCSP
4 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 15 (78.95%) Fortinet
4 15 (78.95%) Splunk
4 15 (78.95%) FortiGate
4 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (21.05%) CCDP
5 4 (21.05%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.79%) CCMSE
6 3 (15.79%) CCSM
6 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.79%) ProxySG
6 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.26%) Process Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA

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 18 (94.74%) Network Security
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 18 (94.74%) Retail
2 16 (84.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Network Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Network Security Consultant
1 15 (78.95%) Security Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.26%) Process Management
1 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
1 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCSP
3 4 (21.05%) CCDP
4 3 (15.79%) CCMSE
4 3 (15.79%) CCSM
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) CCIE
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Fortinet
2 15 (78.95%) Splunk
3 4 (21.05%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto