The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 242 267
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 7 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 1.30% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 27
Median salary £75,000 £66,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -30.90% +19.56%  

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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1266 1457 2542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.60% 23.15% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1292 2178
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

CCSA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for CCSA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) F5
3 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) BIG-IP
4 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (60.00%) Banking
5 6 (60.00%) Law
5 6 (60.00%) IGMP
5 6 (60.00%) Network Design
5 6 (60.00%) MPLS
5 6 (60.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 6 (60.00%) DHCP
5 6 (60.00%) CCIE
5 6 (60.00%) CCDA

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) BIG-IP
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DMVPN
3 6 (60.00%) IGMP
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) Multicast
3 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) CCDA
3 6 (60.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (10.00%) CCA
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) VCP5
5 1 (10.00%) VCP6
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) HP NNM
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) F5
2 8 (80.00%) Palo Alto
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (10.00%) VMware