Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 195 208
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing CCSA 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.039% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.21% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
East of England median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% +16.67%
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +34.62% -13.33%

CCSA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 921 953 1079
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.74% 18.37% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 523 572
East of England median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.20% - -
10th Percentile £200 £200 £213
90th Percentile £569 £525 £542
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 72 136
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.61 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.70% +30.13% -24.64%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.35 £49.79 £44.75
England median hourly rate £29.63 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +7.73% +25.00% +10.00%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCSA in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 7 £375 -9.09%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
CCSA
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Computacenter
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) Service Design
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
2 4 (50.00%) Computacenter