Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 747 750 767
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 +62
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 97 101 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.56% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 129
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £48,375 £32,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +16.67%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16784 18139 22855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.03% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12496 15063 18626
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +14 20 £67,500 +7.14%
West London +11 4 £40,000 -23.81%
East London +5 3 £65,000 +18.18%
South London +4 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
CCSA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 92 (94.85%) Firewall
2 87 (89.69%) CheckPoint
3 86 (88.66%) Cisco
4 84 (86.60%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (80.41%) CCNP
6 75 (77.32%) Network Security
7 70 (72.16%) CCNA
7 70 (72.16%) CCSE
8 60 (61.86%) F5
9 53 (54.64%) WAN
10 49 (50.52%) LAN
11 48 (49.48%) VPN
11 48 (49.48%) Finance
12 46 (47.42%) Juniper
13 41 (42.27%) Check Point Certification
13 41 (42.27%) OSPF
14 40 (41.24%) BGP
15 39 (40.21%) MPLS
15 39 (40.21%) Internet
16 38 (39.18%) DNS
17 36 (37.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 33 (34.02%) CCIE
19 32 (32.99%) Junos
20 30 (30.93%) EIGRP
20 30 (30.93%) Palo Alto
21 27 (27.84%) JNCIS
22 25 (25.77%) Banking
22 25 (25.77%) DSL
22 25 (25.77%) Windows
23 24 (24.74%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) Akamai
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (94.85%) Firewall
2 75 (77.32%) Network Security
3 53 (54.64%) WAN
4 49 (50.52%) LAN
5 48 (49.48%) VPN
6 41 (42.27%) OSPF
7 40 (41.24%) BGP
8 39 (40.21%) Internet
8 39 (40.21%) MPLS
9 38 (39.18%) DNS
10 36 (37.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 32 (32.99%) Junos
12 30 (30.93%) EIGRP
13 25 (25.77%) DSL
14 22 (22.68%) VPLS
14 22 (22.68%) X.509
15 20 (20.62%) Wireless
16 18 (18.56%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (16.49%) BIG-IP
17 16 (16.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) MySQL
2 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (49.48%) Finance
2 25 (25.77%) Banking
3 14 (14.43%) Law
4 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.12%) Games
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Network Engineer
2 32 (32.99%) Analyst
2 32 (32.99%) Security Analyst
3 31 (31.96%) Security Engineer
4 29 (29.90%) Network Security Analyst
4 29 (29.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (27.84%) Network Analyst
6 20 (20.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 19 (19.59%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (15.46%) Cisco Engineer
9 14 (14.43%) Cisco Analyst
9 14 (14.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (14.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 13 (13.40%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 12 (12.37%) Architect
12 11 (11.34%) Check Point Analyst
13 10 (10.31%) Cisco Architect
13 10 (10.31%) Cisco Network Architect
13 10 (10.31%) Network Architect
13 10 (10.31%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.22%) PKI
3 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.12%) Online Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Fintech
6 2 (2.06%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) CESG
7 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.25%) Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) Translating Business Requirements
2 17 (17.53%) Network Design
3 14 (14.43%) Load Balancing
3 14 (14.43%) SIEM
4 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
4 8 (8.25%) Information Security
5 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (6.19%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (5.15%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.15%) Security Management
7 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.12%) Migration
8 4 (4.12%) Network Optimisation
8 4 (4.12%) Statistics
9 3 (3.09%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (3.09%) ITIL
9 3 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.09%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) PHP
1 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (86.60%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (80.41%) CCNP
3 70 (72.16%) CCNA
3 70 (72.16%) CCSE
4 41 (42.27%) Check Point Certification
5 33 (34.02%) CCIE
6 27 (27.84%) JNCIS
7 19 (19.59%) JNCIP
8 14 (14.43%) CCDA
8 14 (14.43%) CISSP
9 11 (11.34%) CISM
10 7 (7.22%) CEH
11 6 (6.19%) CCDP
11 6 (6.19%) CCIE Security
12 5 (5.15%) JNCIE
12 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
12 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
12 5 (5.15%) SSCP
13 4 (4.12%) CASP
13 4 (4.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.06%) SLA
4 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.03%) vCloud
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (2.06%) FortiGate
1 2 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.06%) Nessus
2 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 87 (89.69%) CheckPoint
2 86 (88.66%) Cisco
3 60 (61.86%) F5
4 46 (47.42%) Juniper
5 30 (30.93%) Palo Alto
6 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.28%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.19%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.12%) Avaya
9 4 (4.12%) Brocade
9 4 (4.12%) Citrix
9 4 (4.12%) HP
9 4 (4.12%) McAfee
10 3 (3.09%) CA
10 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.06%) Imperva
11 2 (2.06%) IronPort
11 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.06%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.06%) WatchGuard