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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / London
Rank 558 582 553
Rank change year-on-year +24 -29  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 30 74 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.089% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.69% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 68 74
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,925 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,750 £65,000
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7965 10752 10896
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.68% 25.79% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6461 8918 8885
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +38 3 £65,000 +20.93% 2
Feltham 0 3 £40,000 -30.43% 1
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 79 (98.75%) Firewall
2 68 (85.00%) Cisco
3 57 (71.25%) CheckPoint
4 52 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (55.00%) Juniper
6 41 (51.25%) Data Centre
7 40 (50.00%) CCNP
8 39 (48.75%) CCSE
9 35 (43.75%) Network Security
10 30 (37.50%) CCNA
10 30 (37.50%) F5
11 28 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (35.00%) JNCIA
12 24 (30.00%) LAN
13 23 (28.75%) VPN
14 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
15 20 (25.00%) Network Design
16 19 (23.75%) FortiGate
17 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
17 18 (22.50%) Fortinet
17 18 (22.50%) Windows
18 17 (21.25%) VMware
18 17 (21.25%) Finance
18 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
19 16 (20.00%) Degree
19 16 (20.00%) CCSP
20 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
20 15 (18.75%) Billing
21 14 (17.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

CCSA
Top Related 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 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Akamai
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (98.75%) Firewall
2 35 (43.75%) Network Security
3 28 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (30.00%) LAN
5 23 (28.75%) VPN
6 14 (17.50%) MPLS
6 14 (17.50%) Wireless
7 11 (13.75%) DNS
8 10 (12.50%) BIG-IP
9 9 (11.25%) NetScreen
10 8 (10.00%) 3G
10 8 (10.00%) 802.11
10 8 (10.00%) ADSL
10 8 (10.00%) DSL
10 8 (10.00%) Ethernet
10 8 (10.00%) GPRS
10 8 (10.00%) Junos
10 8 (10.00%) SDH
10 8 (10.00%) WAN
10 8 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Billing
2 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (17.50%) Retail
4 9 (11.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 14 (17.50%) Consultant
6 13 (16.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Security Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Network Consultant
7 10 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
7 10 (12.50%) Security Consultant
8 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) 1st Line Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Firewall Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Architect
11 3 (3.75%) CISSP Manager
11 3 (3.75%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (3.75%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (51.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Online Games
4 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Network Design
2 10 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 8 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
4 7 (8.75%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (7.50%) Security Management
6 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.00%) Change Control
6 4 (5.00%) ITSM
6 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.00%) Presales
6 4 (5.00%) Service Management
6 4 (5.00%) SIEM
6 4 (5.00%) Web Filtering
7 3 (3.75%) Information Security
8 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.25%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.25%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.25%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (50.00%) CCNP
3 39 (48.75%) CCSE
4 30 (37.50%) CCNA
5 28 (35.00%) JNCIA
6 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
7 18 (22.50%) SC Cleared
8 16 (20.00%) CCSP
8 16 (20.00%) Degree
9 14 (17.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (16.25%) MCP
11 8 (10.00%) CCA
11 8 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
11 8 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (10.00%) VCP5
11 8 (10.00%) VCP6
12 7 (8.75%) JNCIS
13 5 (6.25%) MCSE
13 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (3.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) QA
2 12 (15.00%) PMO
3 5 (6.25%) SLA
4 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.00%) XenApp
3 8 (10.00%) vSphere
3 8 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.00%) XenServer
5 3 (3.75%) Xen
6 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) FortiGate
2 8 (10.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.75%) HP NNM
4 2 (2.50%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.25%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (85.00%) Cisco
2 57 (71.25%) CheckPoint
3 44 (55.00%) Juniper
4 30 (37.50%) F5
5 18 (22.50%) Fortinet
6 17 (21.25%) VMware
7 14 (17.50%) HP
7 14 (17.50%) Splunk
8 13 (16.25%) Citrix
8 13 (16.25%) Palo Alto
9 12 (15.00%) NetApp
10 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
11 7 (8.75%) Riverbed
12 5 (6.25%) Brocade
12 5 (6.25%) Thales
13 3 (3.75%) Meraki
13 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.75%) Symantec
14 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
14 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago