Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 45 61
Rank change year-on-year +20 +16 +18
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 6.35% 3.72% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.82% 10.57% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 12
Bedford median annual salary £36,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £26,250 £47,000 £46,975
90th Percentile £58,750 £64,625 £53,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £36,250 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -34.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 85 123 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 33.73% 35.24% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 63 109 177
Bedford median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,250 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +13.92%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Bedford

CCSA
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA in Bedford.

Salary trend for CCSA in Bedford

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in Bedford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSA in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (87.50%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) Network Management
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (50.00%) Driving Licence
5 8 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (50.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (43.75%) CCSE
6 7 (43.75%) CCNP
6 7 (43.75%) CCNA
6 7 (43.75%) CCDP
6 7 (43.75%) OSPF
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
8 5 (31.25%) Presales
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Network Security
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 8 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Support
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Support
3 6 (37.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Check Point Support
4 5 (31.25%) Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Network Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Management
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Presales
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCDP
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
2 7 (43.75%) CCSE
3 6 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft