The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 192 181
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 2 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.056% 0.23% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 1.05% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 31
Median salary £40,400 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.78% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +13.40%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 677 948 1089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.83% 22.13% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 558 755 842
Median salary £44,031 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.46% +4.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for CCSA in West Yorkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leeds +6 1 £42,800 -14.40%
CCSA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Ubiquiti
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Ubiquiti