Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 93 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -
Contract jobs citing CCSA 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.57% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 0.66% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 379 305 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.88% 21.86% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 182 147
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £226 £248
90th Percentile £572 £525 £530
East of England median daily rate £380 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +1.33% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 24 57
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -30.95% +29.63%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £46.95 £46.36 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £28.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.97% +32.84% +16.22%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Hertfordshire

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSA in Hertfordshire

CCSA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Hatfield - 5 £375 - 1
Watford -10 2 - -
CCSA
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Nokia
2 7 (77.78%) TACACS
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) CCIE
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
2 7 (77.78%) CCSE
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (77.78%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
4 4 (44.44%) Computacenter
4 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Service Design
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (77.78%) TACACS
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Service Design
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCIE
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Blue Coat
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Nokia
3 4 (44.44%) Computacenter