The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 210 198 207
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 7 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 1.65% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 16
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.17%
CCSA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1717 2183 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.27% 36.68% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1329 1369
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 -26 3 - - 1
Slough -7 2 £60,000 - 1
Maidenhead +13 1 £67,500 +80.00%
Bracknell - 1 £29,000 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 32 (96.97%) Cisco
1 32 (96.97%) CCNP
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (96.97%) CheckPoint
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
1 32 (96.97%) CCSE
2 25 (75.76%) BIG-IP
2 25 (75.76%) Network Security
2 25 (75.76%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (75.76%) F5
2 25 (75.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 20 (60.61%) Cisco PIX
4 18 (54.55%) BGP
5 13 (39.39%) CISSP
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
5 13 (39.39%) FortiGate
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 12 (36.36%) VPLS
6 12 (36.36%) CCIE
6 12 (36.36%) Nokia
7 10 (30.30%) Broadband
8 9 (27.27%) 3G
9 8 (24.24%) CCNA
9 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (21.21%) DNS
10 7 (21.21%) Internet
10 7 (21.21%) Smartphone
11 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
11 6 (18.18%) OSPF

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) BIG-IP
2 25 (75.76%) Network Security
2 25 (75.76%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (75.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 20 (60.61%) Cisco PIX
4 18 (54.55%) BGP
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) VPLS
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (30.30%) Broadband
8 9 (27.27%) 3G
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
9 7 (21.21%) Internet
10 6 (18.18%) FWSM
10 6 (18.18%) HTTPS
10 6 (18.18%) SMTP
10 6 (18.18%) HTTP
10 6 (18.18%) RIP
10 6 (18.18%) SNMP
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Network Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Security Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Operations Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) IT Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
2 2 (6.06%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 2 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (6.06%) CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (96.97%) CCNP
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (96.97%) CCSE
2 13 (39.39%) CISSP
3 12 (36.36%) CCIE
4 8 (24.24%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) JNCIA
5 5 (15.15%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco
1 32 (96.97%) CheckPoint
2 25 (75.76%) F5
3 12 (36.36%) Nokia
4 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.15%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) Synopsys
6 1 (3.03%) Sophos
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Sage
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago