The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 221 216 242
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 14 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.63% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 2.65% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 14
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +10.58%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1293 1623 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.14% 23.69% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1327 1352
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -25 9 £55,000 +22.22%
South Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £41,250 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 35 (97.22%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (94.44%) CheckPoint
2 34 (94.44%) Cisco
3 33 (91.67%) CCNA
3 33 (91.67%) Firewall
4 26 (72.22%) CCNP
5 21 (58.33%) CCSE
6 20 (55.56%) WAN
7 19 (52.78%) VPN
8 15 (41.67%) Internet
8 15 (41.67%) LAN
9 13 (36.11%) Network Security
10 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Fortinet
10 10 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
11 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
11 9 (25.00%) Wireless
12 8 (22.22%) Information Security
12 8 (22.22%) IPsec
13 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (19.44%) Juniper
13 7 (19.44%) SNMP
13 7 (19.44%) High Availability
13 7 (19.44%) Identity Access Management
14 6 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
14 6 (16.67%) VoIP
14 6 (16.67%) Linux
14 6 (16.67%) Unix
14 6 (16.67%) CCDP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 33 (91.67%) Firewall
2 20 (55.56%) WAN
3 19 (52.78%) VPN
4 15 (41.67%) Internet
4 15 (41.67%) LAN
5 13 (36.11%) Network Security
6 9 (25.00%) Wireless
7 8 (22.22%) IPsec
8 7 (19.44%) SNMP
9 6 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (16.67%) MPLS
9 6 (16.67%) VoIP
10 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
12 2 (5.56%) HSRP
12 2 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (5.56%) SSL
12 2 (5.56%) VRRP
13 1 (2.78%) WLAN
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Security Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) Network Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) IT Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior IT Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
9 3 (8.33%) Firewall Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Online Banking
3 3 (8.33%) iPad
4 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (22.22%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) High Availability
4 7 (19.44%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (19.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) SIEM
7 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.56%) BCP
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) ITSM
8 2 (5.56%) Network Design
8 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (91.67%) CCNA
3 26 (72.22%) CCNP
4 21 (58.33%) CCSE
5 6 (16.67%) CCDP
6 4 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 4 (11.11%) JNCIS
7 3 (8.33%) CCDA
7 3 (8.33%) CCIE
7 3 (8.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Nessus
2 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) CheckPoint
1 34 (94.44%) Cisco
2 10 (27.78%) Fortinet
3 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (19.44%) Juniper
5 6 (16.67%) Forcepoint
6 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat