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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 226 221 222
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 22 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 2.47% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +14.11%
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
1441 1657 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.96% 23.08% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1300 1406
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
North Yorkshire - 12 £41,250 -
West Yorkshire -15 10 £51,000 +13.33%
South Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 42 (95.45%) Cisco
2 40 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 40 (90.91%) Firewall
3 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (70.45%) CCNA
5 27 (61.36%) CCSE
6 26 (59.09%) CCNP
7 19 (43.18%) VPN
7 19 (43.18%) Network Security
8 18 (40.91%) WAN
9 16 (36.36%) Finance
10 13 (29.55%) Internet
10 13 (29.55%) LAN
11 10 (22.73%) Fortinet
11 10 (22.73%) SolarWinds
11 10 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (20.45%) IPsec
12 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
12 9 (20.45%) Banking
13 8 (18.18%) Information Security
13 8 (18.18%) Wireless
13 8 (18.18%) Juniper
13 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (18.18%) Online Banking
14 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (15.91%) MPLS
14 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
14 7 (15.91%) SNMP
14 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
15 6 (13.64%) Unix

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 40 (90.91%) Firewall
2 19 (43.18%) Network Security
2 19 (43.18%) VPN
3 18 (40.91%) WAN
4 13 (29.55%) Internet
4 13 (29.55%) LAN
5 9 (20.45%) IPsec
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (18.18%) Wireless
7 7 (15.91%) MPLS
7 7 (15.91%) SNMP
7 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (13.64%) VoIP
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.82%) HSRP
10 3 (6.82%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (6.82%) SSL
10 3 (6.82%) VRRP
10 3 (6.82%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Security Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Network Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Firewall Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Online Banking
2 6 (13.64%) RSA SecurID
3 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
1 6 (13.64%) Unix
2 4 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.18%) Information Security
4 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
4 7 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.09%) SIEM
8 3 (6.82%) BCP
8 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.82%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (6.82%) Network Design
9 2 (4.55%) ITSM
9 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (70.45%) CCNA
3 27 (61.36%) CCSE
4 26 (59.09%) CCNP
5 5 (11.36%) CCDP
6 4 (9.09%) CCDA
6 4 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 4 (9.09%) JNCIS
7 2 (4.55%) CCIE
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
8 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Nessus
2 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Cisco
2 40 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.73%) Fortinet
3 10 (22.73%) SolarWinds
4 8 (18.18%) Juniper
5 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
6 4 (9.09%) F5
6 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) CommVault