The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 201 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% - 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £42,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1335 1182 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.21% 26.60% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 942 1116
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCSA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCSA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCSA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Birmingham - 5 - - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £42,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) CCSE
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (71.43%) VPN
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (61.90%) CCNA
7 12 (57.14%) Network Security
8 10 (47.62%) CCNP
8 10 (47.62%) Juniper
9 9 (42.86%) MPLS
9 9 (42.86%) LAN
9 9 (42.86%) WAN
10 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (38.10%) JNCIA
10 8 (38.10%) JNCIS
10 8 (38.10%) Blue Coat
10 8 (38.10%) Fortinet
11 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (33.33%) DMVPN
11 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (33.33%) ATM
11 7 (33.33%) Nokia
11 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 7 (33.33%) Change Management

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) VPN
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (57.14%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) MPLS
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (33.33%) Wireless
7 7 (33.33%) Frame Relay
7 7 (33.33%) ATM
7 7 (33.33%) DMVPN
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
9 4 (19.05%) TACACS
10 2 (9.52%) OSPF
10 2 (9.52%) BGP
10 2 (9.52%) IPsec
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
1 7 (33.33%) Validation
1 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) CCSE
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (61.90%) CCNA
4 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 8 (38.10%) JNCIA
5 8 (38.10%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) Blue Coat
3 8 (38.10%) Fortinet
4 7 (33.33%) Nokia
5 4 (19.05%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
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