The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 113 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £49,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +1.52%  

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 Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 544 524 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.26% 35.33% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 401 455
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

CCSA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for CCSA in Cambridge

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware