The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 97 125 115
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10  
Contract jobs citing CCSA 18 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.97% 0.046% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 0.11% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Median daily rate £415 £390 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £390 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £390 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +0.69% -10.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 775 877 793
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 41.62% 40.19% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 584 438
Median daily rate £415 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 24 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +134.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.38 £54.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing CCSA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Hampshire

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSA in Hampshire

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCSA in Hampshire

CCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSA in Hampshire

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 13 £423 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Riverbed
2 18 (94.74%) Fortinet
2 18 (94.74%) F5
2 18 (94.74%) FortiGate
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Wireless
2 18 (94.74%) Network Design
2 18 (94.74%) JNCIA
2 18 (94.74%) JNCIE
2 18 (94.74%) CCIP
2 18 (94.74%) CCDP
2 18 (94.74%) HP
2 18 (94.74%) CCIE
2 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 18 (94.74%) WAN
3 17 (89.47%) ITIL
3 17 (89.47%) Service Management
3 17 (89.47%) ITSM
4 16 (84.21%) BIG-IP
4 16 (84.21%) Aruba
4 16 (84.21%) HP ASE
4 16 (84.21%) HP MASE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) LAN
2 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 18 (94.74%) Wireless
3 16 (84.21%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SOC Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Network Design
2 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 17 (89.47%) ITSM
2 17 (89.47%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Database Security
3 1 (5.26%) Email Filtering
3 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) CCDP
2 18 (94.74%) CCIE
2 18 (94.74%) CCIP
2 18 (94.74%) JNCIA
2 18 (94.74%) JNCIE
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) HP ASE
3 16 (84.21%) HP MASE
4 13 (68.42%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) CISM
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 18 (94.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
2 18 (94.74%) F5
2 18 (94.74%) Fortinet
2 18 (94.74%) HP
2 18 (94.74%) Riverbed
3 16 (84.21%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto