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

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 174 182
Rank change year-on-year -34 +8  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.024% 0.11% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.47% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -29.54% +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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 938 857 807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 22.31% 24.53% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 796 737 679
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CCSA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CCSA in Manchester

CCSA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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
Oldham - 1 £37,500 -
CCSA
North West

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

1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
4 6 (66.67%) Retail
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) CCIE
4 6 (66.67%) CCSP
4 6 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (66.67%) Splunk
4 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
4 6 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 2 (22.22%) Games
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) 3G
6 2 (22.22%) 802.11
6 2 (22.22%) MPLS
6 2 (22.22%) DSL
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) ADSL
6 2 (22.22%) GPRS

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) 3G
3 2 (22.22%) 802.11
3 2 (22.22%) ADSL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) GPRS
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) SDH
3 2 (22.22%) tcpdump
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Network Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 6 (66.67%) CCIE
3 6 (66.67%) CCSP
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
4 6 (66.67%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto