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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 376 381 336
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -45
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 62 61 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.80% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 86
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +8.97%
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
6406 7631 7299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.09% 33.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 6111 5861
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Berkshire +19 27 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 17 £42,000 -16.00%
Surrey +22 13 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Kent -12 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 97 (87.39%) CheckPoint
2 95 (85.59%) Firewall
3 87 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (74.77%) Cisco
5 79 (71.17%) CCSE
6 70 (63.06%) CCNP
7 49 (44.14%) F5
8 47 (42.34%) Cisco ASA
9 42 (37.84%) Juniper
9 42 (37.84%) Network Security
10 41 (36.94%) TCP/IP
11 33 (29.73%) Nokia
12 32 (28.83%) BGP
13 29 (26.13%) CCIE
14 26 (23.42%) BIG-IP
14 26 (23.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
15 25 (22.52%) CCNA
16 23 (20.72%) JNCIA
17 22 (19.82%) CISSP
18 21 (18.92%) LAN
18 21 (18.92%) WAN
19 20 (18.02%) Cisco PIX
20 17 (15.32%) Blue Coat
20 17 (15.32%) OSPF
20 17 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
21 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
22 15 (13.51%) VPLS
22 15 (13.51%) Broadband
23 14 (12.61%) Microsoft

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.70%) Lync
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (85.59%) Firewall
2 47 (42.34%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (37.84%) Network Security
4 41 (36.94%) TCP/IP
5 32 (28.83%) BGP
6 26 (23.42%) BIG-IP
6 26 (23.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 21 (18.92%) LAN
7 21 (18.92%) WAN
8 20 (18.02%) Cisco PIX
9 17 (15.32%) OSPF
9 17 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (13.51%) VPLS
10 15 (13.51%) Broadband
11 13 (11.71%) MPLS
12 11 (9.91%) Wireless
13 10 (9.01%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (9.01%) 3G
13 10 (9.01%) DSL
14 9 (8.11%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Back Office
3 4 (3.60%) Advertising
4 3 (2.70%) Billing
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (38.74%) Network Engineer
2 25 (22.52%) Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Security Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Network Support
4 13 (11.71%) Security Analyst
4 13 (11.71%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Support Specialist
9 6 (5.41%) Network Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Security Operations Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Server Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Server Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Support Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) WSE
1 2 (1.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) e-Health
2 7 (6.31%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) CMDB
4 3 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.80%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.91%) ITIL
2 10 (9.01%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (7.21%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.31%) Information Security
5 7 (6.31%) Migration
6 6 (5.41%) SIEM
6 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.41%) Change Management
6 6 (5.41%) Security Management
7 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.50%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.50%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.60%) CRM
9 3 (2.70%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 3 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (2.70%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.80%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 87 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (71.17%) CCSE
3 70 (63.06%) CCNP
4 29 (26.13%) CCIE
5 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
5 25 (22.52%) CCNA
6 23 (20.72%) JNCIA
7 22 (19.82%) CISSP
8 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
9 8 (7.21%) MCSE
9 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (7.21%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (6.31%) CISM
11 6 (5.41%) JNCIE
11 6 (5.41%) CCSP
12 5 (4.50%) CCDP
13 4 (3.60%) CCDA
14 3 (2.70%) JNCIP
14 3 (2.70%) Degree
15 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.41%) SLA
3 4 (3.60%) GPG13
3 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) vSphere
2 4 (3.60%) XenApp
2 4 (3.60%) Squid
3 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) FortiGate
2 10 (9.01%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (9.01%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.90%) Nessus
4 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 97 (87.39%) CheckPoint
2 83 (74.77%) Cisco
3 49 (44.14%) F5
4 42 (37.84%) Juniper
5 33 (29.73%) Nokia
6 17 (15.32%) Blue Coat
7 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
8 12 (10.81%) Citrix
9 11 (9.91%) CA
10 10 (9.01%) WatchGuard
10 10 (9.01%) Kaspersky
11 8 (7.21%) HP
11 8 (7.21%) Websense
12 5 (4.50%) Sophos
12 5 (4.50%) Apple
12 5 (4.50%) Sage
12 5 (4.50%) VMware
12 5 (4.50%) Computacenter
12 5 (4.50%) Splunk
12 5 (4.50%) Synopsys
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