The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 70 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% - 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.75 -
% change year-on-year
+18.32% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 345 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.72% 31.28% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 169 82
Average daily rate £375 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £235 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region.

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region.

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FWSM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint