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

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 562 528
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 54 76 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 73 106
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £48,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,800 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -29.09% +17.02%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8488 9627 11588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.04% 24.39% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6546 8091 9456
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

CCSA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCSA in London

CCSA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSA in London

CCSA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +14 7 £75,000 +13.63%
Feltham -1 4 £42,000 -20.00%
Westminster - 3 £50,000 -
West End of London - 2 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
CCSA
England

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

1 78 (92.86%) Firewall
2 71 (84.52%) Cisco
3 70 (83.33%) CheckPoint
4 67 (79.76%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (70.24%) CCNP
6 52 (61.90%) Juniper
7 48 (57.14%) F5
8 47 (55.95%) CCSE
8 47 (55.95%) Network Security
9 39 (46.43%) CCNA
10 38 (45.24%) VPN
10 38 (45.24%) Data Centre
11 30 (35.71%) LAN
12 28 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (32.14%) MPLS
13 27 (32.14%) Finance
14 26 (30.95%) Internet
14 26 (30.95%) WAN
14 26 (30.95%) DNS
15 25 (29.76%) BGP
15 25 (29.76%) OSPF
15 25 (29.76%) Junos
16 24 (28.57%) Palo Alto
17 21 (25.00%) Wireless
17 21 (25.00%) Windows
18 19 (22.62%) Check Point Certification
18 19 (22.62%) DSL
18 19 (22.62%) EIGRP
19 18 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 17 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.57%) Akamai
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (92.86%) Firewall
2 47 (55.95%) Network Security
3 38 (45.24%) VPN
4 30 (35.71%) LAN
5 28 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (32.14%) MPLS
7 26 (30.95%) DNS
7 26 (30.95%) Internet
7 26 (30.95%) WAN
8 25 (29.76%) BGP
8 25 (29.76%) Junos
8 25 (29.76%) OSPF
9 21 (25.00%) Wireless
10 19 (22.62%) DSL
10 19 (22.62%) EIGRP
11 18 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (20.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 12 (14.29%) BIG-IP
14 12 (14.29%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (32.14%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Games
4 7 (8.33%) Retail
5 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 6 (7.14%) Law
5 6 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.57%) Billing
6 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (59.52%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Analyst
5 13 (15.48%) Security Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) Network Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
10 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 6 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
11 6 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
11 6 (7.14%) Security Consultant
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.52%) PKI
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.95%) CESG
4 5 (5.95%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.38%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.00%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Network Design
2 13 (15.48%) Load Balancing
3 10 (11.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (9.52%) Security Management
5 7 (8.33%) Information Security
6 6 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.14%) Biometrics
6 6 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (7.14%) SIEM
7 5 (5.95%) SABSA
7 5 (5.95%) Security Architecture
7 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (4.76%) ITIL
8 4 (4.76%) Market Making
8 4 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (79.76%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (70.24%) CCNP
3 47 (55.95%) CCSE
4 39 (46.43%) CCNA
5 19 (22.62%) Check Point Certification
6 16 (19.05%) JNCIS
7 14 (16.67%) CCIE
8 12 (14.29%) CISSP
9 11 (13.10%) CCSP
9 11 (13.10%) Degree
10 10 (11.90%) CISM
10 10 (11.90%) JNCIP
11 9 (10.71%) JNCIA
12 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
13 7 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
13 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
13 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (7.14%) CCDA
14 6 (7.14%) CCMSE
14 6 (7.14%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) PMO
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) vSphere
2 4 (4.76%) XenApp
2 4 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.76%) SCCM
3 3 (3.57%) HP NNM
4 2 (2.38%) Nagios
4 2 (2.38%) SCOM
5 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 71 (84.52%) Cisco
2 70 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 52 (61.90%) Juniper
4 48 (57.14%) F5
5 24 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 17 (20.24%) HP
7 15 (17.86%) Fortinet
8 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.10%) Citrix
10 9 (10.71%) Riverbed
11 7 (8.33%) Brocade
11 7 (8.33%) VMware
12 6 (7.14%) CA
12 6 (7.14%) Splunk
13 5 (5.95%) WatchGuard
14 4 (4.76%) Kaspersky
14 4 (4.76%) NetApp
15 3 (3.57%) Google
15 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
16 2 (2.38%) Infoblox
London
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