Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 104 113
Rank change year-on-year +28 +9 +29
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 18 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.66% 1.06% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 4.94% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 20
Bedfordshire 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 £46,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,875 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% -6.67% +16.67%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 318 344 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.34% 21.41% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 247 297 544
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +13.92%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,050 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCSA in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Salary histogram for CCSA in Bedfordshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +20 16 £36,250 -34.09%
CCSA
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (88.89%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) Network Management
5 8 (44.44%) tcpdump
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) CCNA
5 8 (44.44%) CCDP
5 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
6 7 (38.89%) CCSE
6 7 (38.89%) OSPF
6 7 (38.89%) BGP
7 6 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (33.33%) Presales
8 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Change Control
10 1 (5.56%) Time Management

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) LAN
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) Network Security
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) tcpdump
3 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 7 (38.89%) BGP
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Network Support
3 6 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Check Point Support
4 5 (27.78%) Consultant
4 5 (27.78%) Network Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Network Management
2 6 (33.33%) Presales
3 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCDP
2 8 (44.44%) CCNA
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CCSE
4 6 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft