The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 98 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  

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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 394 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.09% 29.42% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 158 273 226
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

CCSA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for CCSA in Edinburgh

CCSA
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (75.00%) Splunk
2 9 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (75.00%) CCSP
3 3 (25.00%) CCDP
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 3 (25.00%) CCMSE
3 3 (25.00%) CCSM
3 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (25.00%) F5

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) CCSE
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCSP
3 3 (25.00%) CCDP
3 3 (25.00%) CCMSE
3 3 (25.00%) CCSM
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (75.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) F5