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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 231 210
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 11 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.085% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 0.32% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
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 £25,000 £47,500 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.89%

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
1038 1558 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.08% 26.42% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1209 1100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 February 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 February 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
Birmingham - 4 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £35,000 -
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
1 17 (89.47%) Network Security
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 13 (68.42%) SIEM
5 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
5 11 (57.89%) CCSE
6 8 (42.11%) SSCP
6 8 (42.11%) CEH
6 8 (42.11%) CISMP
6 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (42.11%) CISSP
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
6 8 (42.11%) MCSE
6 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
6 8 (42.11%) Qualys
7 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
8 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (21.05%) Network Design
9 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
9 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (21.05%) Meraki
10 3 (15.79%) Presales

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 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
1 17 (89.47%) Network Security
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) DMZ
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) Intranet
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Security Operations Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Firewall Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) SIEM
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
2 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.26%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 11 (57.89%) CCSE
5 8 (42.11%) CEH
5 8 (42.11%) CISMP
5 8 (42.11%) CISSP
5 8 (42.11%) MCSE
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) SSCP
6 1 (5.26%) CCDA
6 1 (5.26%) CCDP
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Qualys
4 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
5 6 (31.58%) Intel Security
6 4 (21.05%) Meraki
6 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) Avaya
8 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
8 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
8 1 (5.26%) Stonesoft
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