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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 208 208
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 0.69% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £37,400 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £51,100 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%

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
1112 1297 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.84% 24.82% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1020 1131
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCSA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Birmingham 0 4 £40,000 +4.57% 1
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 29 (93.55%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (90.32%) CCNA
2 28 (90.32%) Firewall
3 23 (74.19%) Cisco
4 22 (70.97%) CCNP
5 21 (67.74%) Network Security
6 19 (61.29%) SIEM
7 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (58.06%) MCSE
8 17 (54.84%) CheckPoint
9 13 (41.94%) SSCP
9 13 (41.94%) CEH
9 13 (41.94%) CISSP
9 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
9 13 (41.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
9 13 (41.94%) Security Operations
9 13 (41.94%) Qualys
9 13 (41.94%) CISMP
9 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (38.71%) CCSE
11 10 (32.26%) LAN
11 10 (32.26%) WAN
12 7 (22.58%) Juniper
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (19.35%) Network Design
13 6 (19.35%) Wireless
13 6 (19.35%) DNS
13 6 (19.35%) Unix

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) Network Security
3 10 (32.26%) LAN
3 10 (32.26%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 6 (19.35%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) DHCP
6 5 (16.13%) VLAN
6 5 (16.13%) WLAN
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.45%) VPN
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) DMZ
9 1 (3.23%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) Intranet
9 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.23%) MPLS
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Operations Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Security Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Security Operations Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Solaris
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) SIEM
2 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
2 13 (41.94%) Security Operations
2 13 (41.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Network Design
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Presales
6 3 (9.68%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Network Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (90.32%) CCNA
3 22 (70.97%) CCNP
4 18 (58.06%) MCSE
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (41.94%) CEH
5 13 (41.94%) CISMP
5 13 (41.94%) CISSP
5 13 (41.94%) SSCP
6 12 (38.71%) CCSE
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 5 (16.13%) JNCIA
7 5 (16.13%) JNCIS
7 5 (16.13%) MCSA
8 1 (3.23%) CCDA
8 1 (3.23%) CCDP
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE
8 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) CheckPoint
3 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
3 13 (41.94%) Qualys
4 7 (22.58%) Juniper
5 5 (16.13%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Meraki
6 3 (9.68%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.23%) Stonesoft
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £22,000 - £50,000
Posted: 14 days ago