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 25 June 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 64 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% - 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £343 £333
% change year-on-year
+28.46% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
CCSA
Berkshire

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
277 245 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.44% 28.42% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 109 133
Median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 3
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 7 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 7 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
1 7 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (71.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
2 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) VRRP
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) RIP
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) RIP
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) SNMP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VRRP
2 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Broadband
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IP Security Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 7 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (71.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5