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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 229 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% - 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +12.17%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1761 1613 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.37% 26.46% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1245 1351
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCSA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CCSA Salary Trend in the South West

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the South West

CCSA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Bristol - 7 £45,000 -
Devon - 2 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £54,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 11 (73.33%) Online Banking
2 11 (73.33%) CCSE
3 10 (66.67%) Retail
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) IIS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) Apache
6 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Online Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) F5