The first table below looks at the demand for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 181 190 232
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +42
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 29 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.49% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 1.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 7
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2014 1949 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 35.55% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1493 1572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Berkshire

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 18 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £37,500 - 2
Newbury +3 1 £55,000 +41.02%
Slough - 1 - - 1
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (97.30%) CCSE
3 35 (94.59%) Network Security
4 28 (75.68%) Firewall
5 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
5 25 (67.57%) F5
6 22 (59.46%) Cisco
7 18 (48.65%) Juniper
8 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (45.95%) Internet
8 17 (45.95%) CCNP
9 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
9 16 (43.24%) CISSP
10 15 (40.54%) Nokia
11 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
11 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (24.32%) Broadband
12 9 (24.32%) ProxySG
12 9 (24.32%) Smartphone
12 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
12 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
12 9 (24.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
14 7 (18.92%) Windows
15 6 (16.22%) UNIX
15 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (16.22%) German Language
16 4 (10.81%) Websense
17 3 (8.11%) ERP
17 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) Network Security
2 28 (75.68%) Firewall
3 17 (45.95%) Internet
4 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (24.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
6 9 (24.32%) Broadband
7 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
8 1 (2.70%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) OSPF
8 1 (2.70%) BGP
8 1 (2.70%) NetScreen
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.22%) German Language
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Security Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Consultant
3 10 (27.03%) Network Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) IP Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Security Consultant
7 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Security Support Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.70%) Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Design Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.70%) Network Support
10 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.70%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.11%) ERP
2 2 (5.41%) Information Security
3 1 (2.70%) Network Design
3 1 (2.70%) Change Control
3 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) CCSE
2 17 (45.95%) CCNP
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (43.24%) CISSP
4 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) Snort
2 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
2 25 (67.57%) F5
3 22 (59.46%) Cisco
4 18 (48.65%) Juniper
5 15 (40.54%) Nokia
6 4 (10.81%) Websense
7 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.70%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 15 days ago