The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 235 271
Rank change year-on-year -14 +36  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 17 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.96% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 8
Median salary £27,500 £52,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.11% +4.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £36,250 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -31.81% +22.22%  

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 East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1876 1987 2554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.43% 29.26% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3437 4402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSA in the East of England

CCSA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +21 16 £27,500 -50.00% 6
Suffolk - 1 £31,000 -
CCSA
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 26 (96.30%) CheckPoint
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 24 (88.89%) LAN
2 24 (88.89%) WAN
3 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 22 (81.48%) Network Security
4 20 (74.07%) Network Management
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
6 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) MS Visio
7 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
7 13 (48.15%) CCDP
8 12 (44.44%) CCSE
8 12 (44.44%) CCNA
9 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
9 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
9 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (40.74%) Spanning Tree
9 11 (40.74%) Task Automation
9 11 (40.74%) OSPF
9 11 (40.74%) BGP
10 9 (33.33%) Presales
11 8 (29.63%) Change Control
11 8 (29.63%) Driving Licence
12 7 (25.93%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
13 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (14.81%) Time Management

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (51.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) LAN
1 24 (88.89%) WAN
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) Network Security
3 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
4 11 (40.74%) BGP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (40.74%) OSPF
4 11 (40.74%) Spanning Tree
4 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
4 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Support
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Network Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Network Support
6 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) Driving Licence
3 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Network Management
2 11 (40.74%) Task Automation
3 9 (33.33%) Presales
4 8 (29.63%) Change Control
5 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCDP
4 12 (44.44%) CCNA
4 12 (44.44%) CCSE
5 7 (25.93%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) CheckPoint
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
4 2 (7.41%) F5
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
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