The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank - 83 83
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.30% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.74% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.76% -1.76%
CCSA
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
346 405 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.43% 39.98% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 299 340 244
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +1.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCSA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CCSA Salary Trend in South Wales

CCSA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Nokia
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (100.00%) F5