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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 371 377 338
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 67 50 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 0.75% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
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
7084 6659 7819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.88% 31.45% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5347 5225 6733
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Kent +14 23 £23,000 -
Berkshire +2 19 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hampshire -23 9 £30,000 -27.71% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £42,500 -
Surrey -4 7 £36,500 -39.16%
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 91 (75.83%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 82 (68.33%) Firewall
4 66 (55.00%) Cisco
4 66 (55.00%) CCSE
5 56 (46.67%) CCNA
6 54 (45.00%) Windows
7 52 (43.33%) CCNP
8 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 47 (39.17%) JNCIA
9 47 (39.17%) Network Security
10 45 (37.50%) Juniper
11 41 (34.17%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (31.67%) F5
13 30 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 27 (22.50%) CISSP
15 26 (21.67%) Blue Coat
16 24 (20.00%) WAN
16 24 (20.00%) Nokia
17 23 (19.17%) WSE
18 21 (17.50%) Internet
18 21 (17.50%) BGP
19 18 (15.00%) Security Cleared
20 17 (14.17%) Linux
20 17 (14.17%) LAN
21 16 (13.33%) OSPF
22 14 (11.67%) Cisco PIX
23 13 (10.83%) SLA
23 13 (10.83%) Load Balancing
24 12 (10.00%) CCIE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (68.33%) Firewall
2 47 (39.17%) Network Security
3 41 (34.17%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 24 (20.00%) WAN
6 21 (17.50%) Internet
6 21 (17.50%) BGP
7 17 (14.17%) LAN
8 16 (13.33%) OSPF
9 14 (11.67%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (9.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (5.00%) MPLS
12 6 (5.00%) TACACS
13 5 (4.17%) Junos
13 5 (4.17%) VoIP
13 5 (4.17%) VPN
14 4 (3.33%) DNS
14 4 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (2.50%) BIG-IP
General
1 6 (5.00%) German Language
2 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.67%) French Language
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.00%) Consultant
3 17 (14.17%) Network Consultant
4 15 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 15 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (10.83%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.50%) Escalation Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 8 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Support Specialist
11 5 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Analyst
12 4 (3.33%) IT Security Engineer
12 4 (3.33%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) WSE
2 8 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) Kindle
4 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (45.00%) Windows
2 17 (14.17%) Linux
3 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 8 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.67%) UNIX
6 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.83%) Load Balancing
2 10 (8.33%) Change Management
3 9 (7.50%) CRM
4 8 (6.67%) ITIL
4 8 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (6.67%) Coaching
5 6 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (4.17%) Network Management
6 5 (4.17%) SIEM
6 5 (4.17%) Migration
6 5 (4.17%) Information Security
7 4 (3.33%) Fault Management
7 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.50%) Change Control
8 3 (2.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 2 (1.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.67%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (1.67%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 91 (75.83%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (55.00%) CCSE
3 56 (46.67%) CCNA
4 52 (43.33%) CCNP
5 47 (39.17%) JNCIA
6 27 (22.50%) CISSP
7 18 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (10.00%) CCDP
8 12 (10.00%) CCIE
9 10 (8.33%) Degree
10 8 (6.67%) CCDA
10 8 (6.67%) SSCP
11 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
12 5 (4.17%) CCSP
13 4 (3.33%) MCSE
13 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
14 3 (2.50%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) SLA
2 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.67%) Nessus
2 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 90 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 66 (55.00%) Cisco
3 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 45 (37.50%) Juniper
5 38 (31.67%) F5
6 26 (21.67%) Blue Coat
7 24 (20.00%) Nokia
8 10 (8.33%) Websense
9 9 (7.50%) Clearswift
9 9 (7.50%) McAfee
10 8 (6.67%) SonicWALL
10 8 (6.67%) Trend Micro
10 8 (6.67%) Aruba
10 8 (6.67%) Lumension
11 6 (5.00%) WatchGuard
11 6 (5.00%) Kaspersky
11 6 (5.00%) Citrix
12 4 (3.33%) VMware
13 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.67%) Qualys
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago