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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 90 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.077% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 0.25% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
300 398 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.36% 30.64% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 283 359 289
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,060 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Cardiff +13 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
CCSA
Wales

CCSA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 4 (100.00%) VyOS
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (75.00%) CA
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) VyOS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Vyatta
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) CA
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya