The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 431 432 389
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 37 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 60
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £36,814 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £47,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +11.17%
CCSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5719 6621 7486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.76% 31.73% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4690 5256 5695
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CCSA Salary Trend in the South East

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the South East

CCSA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +29 4 £58,000 +5.45%
Kent +16 3 £67,500 +31.70%
Berkshire +1 2 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £62,500 +19.04%
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 49 (98.00%) CheckPoint
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco
2 46 (92.00%) Firewall
3 33 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (66.00%) CCSE
4 31 (62.00%) CCNP
4 31 (62.00%) CCNA
5 27 (54.00%) CCIE
6 24 (48.00%) Network Design
7 23 (46.00%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (46.00%) F5
8 22 (44.00%) Data Centre
9 21 (42.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (42.00%) VPN
10 20 (40.00%) CCSP
11 19 (38.00%) Wireless
12 17 (34.00%) Network Security
13 15 (30.00%) Network Architecture
13 15 (30.00%) ITIL
14 14 (28.00%) Windows
14 14 (28.00%) CCDP
14 14 (28.00%) Finance
14 14 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 13 (26.00%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (26.00%) Network Planning
15 13 (26.00%) Citrix
15 13 (26.00%) SAN
15 13 (26.00%) Linux

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (42.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (42.00%) VPN
4 19 (38.00%) Wireless
5 17 (34.00%) Network Security
6 14 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
7 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (26.00%) SAN
8 11 (22.00%) WAN
9 9 (18.00%) MPLS
9 9 (18.00%) SSL
10 8 (16.00%) IPsec
10 8 (16.00%) OSPF
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (8.00%) IPv4
11 4 (8.00%) LAN
11 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.00%) VXLAN
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Support
4 13 (26.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Network Support
4 13 (26.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Senior Cisco Support
4 13 (26.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Senior Network Support
4 13 (26.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Network Design
2 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 13 (26.00%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (26.00%) Network Planning
4 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.00%) Service Design
7 3 (6.00%) Process Management
8 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.00%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Security Management
9 1 (2.00%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.00%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) CCSE
1 33 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (62.00%) CCNA
2 31 (62.00%) CCNP
3 27 (54.00%) CCIE
4 20 (40.00%) CCSP
5 14 (28.00%) CCDP
6 13 (26.00%) CCDA
6 13 (26.00%) CCIP
7 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
8 10 (20.00%) JNCIE
8 10 (20.00%) JNCIP
9 5 (10.00%) CISSP
10 2 (4.00%) CISA
10 2 (4.00%) CISM
11 1 (2.00%) CEH
11 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (2.00%) Degree
11 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 49 (98.00%) CheckPoint
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco
3 23 (46.00%) F5
4 13 (26.00%) Citrix
5 11 (22.00%) Palo Alto
5 11 (22.00%) VMware
6 10 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
7 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) IronPort
8 1 (2.00%) Nokia
8 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk