Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 172 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +173
Contract jobs citing CCSA 20 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.56% 0.051% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Hampshire median daily rate £389 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.14% - -
South East median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +16.36% -1.79% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £52.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £48.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1261 1467 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.39% 37.53% 41.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 970 1076
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.30%
10th Percentile £211 £271 £270
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 82 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £19.13 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.08 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -26.29% +13.52% +76.18%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 November 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
Hook - 7 £400 -
Southampton - 5 £330 -
Fleet - 3 £330 -
Winchester +12 1 £525 +20.00%
Farnborough - 1 £450 -
Fareham - 1 - -
CCSA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
3 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 16 (80.00%) Firewall
5 13 (65.00%) ITIL
6 12 (60.00%) CCDP
6 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (55.00%) F5
7 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (55.00%) CCSE
8 10 (50.00%) WAN
9 9 (45.00%) LAN
9 9 (45.00%) Wireless
9 9 (45.00%) Degree
10 8 (40.00%) JNCIA
10 8 (40.00%) JNCIE
10 8 (40.00%) Fortinet
10 8 (40.00%) Riverbed
10 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
10 8 (40.00%) ITSM
10 8 (40.00%) Service Management
10 8 (40.00%) CCIP
10 8 (40.00%) Juniper
10 8 (40.00%) CCIE
11 7 (35.00%) HP
11 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (35.00%) Network Design
11 7 (35.00%) BIG-IP
11 7 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree

CCSA
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) BIG-IP
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (10.00%) MPLS
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Multicast
8 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Encryption
4 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Database Security
5 2 (10.00%) Email Filtering
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
3 12 (60.00%) CCDP
3 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (55.00%) CCSE
4 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (45.00%) Degree
6 8 (40.00%) CCIE
6 8 (40.00%) CCIP
6 8 (40.00%) JNCIA
6 8 (40.00%) JNCIE
7 7 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (35.00%) HP ASE
7 7 (35.00%) HP MASE
8 6 (30.00%) CCNA
9 3 (15.00%) MCSE
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.00%) VCAP
10 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) F5
4 8 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (40.00%) Riverbed
5 7 (35.00%) Aruba
5 7 (35.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) BMC
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) VMware