Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 195 178
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.41% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Birmingham median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -25.23% +12.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,100 £22,400
90th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £37,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -19.46% -21.58% +8.57%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 902 1,234 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.03% 28.51% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 612 792 800
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +0.59% -6.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,810 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Birmingham

CCSA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CCSA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) DNA
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (25.00%) CCDA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCIP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki