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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +13.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 467 688 572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.28% 27.94% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 336 455 438
Median salary £43,500 £42,523 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.29% -10.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 28 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Stonesoft
4 1 (20.00%) SLA

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 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Stonesoft