The table below looks at the statistics for CCSPA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSPA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Principles Associate (CCSPA)
Rank - 889 883
Permanent jobs citing CCSPA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31098 29633 32739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.06% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24921 23376 27486
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSPA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSPA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSPA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCSPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSPA within the UK.

CCSPA Salary Trend in the UK

CCSPA
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCSPA 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 CCSPA.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE

CCSPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCSPA 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 CCSPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint