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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 201 214 149
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -65
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 23 1 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.018% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.055% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 67
Average salary £62,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -9.41%
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
2056 1813 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.34% 32.12% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1241 1314
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Slough - 9 £60,000 -
Reading -2 7 £62,500 - 2
Newbury - 5 - -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 34 (80.95%) CCSE
3 33 (78.57%) Cisco
4 31 (73.81%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (71.43%) CCNP
5 30 (71.43%) Firewall
5 30 (71.43%) Network Security
5 30 (71.43%) F5
6 29 (69.05%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (64.29%) CCIE
8 26 (61.90%) Nokia
9 20 (47.62%) BGP
10 16 (38.10%) Juniper
11 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (30.95%) MPLS
12 13 (30.95%) OSPF
13 10 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
14 9 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.67%) DNS
15 7 (16.67%) MCSE
15 7 (16.67%) Broadband
15 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (16.67%) VPLS
16 6 (14.29%) VPN
16 6 (14.29%) Back Office
17 5 (11.90%) Migration
17 5 (11.90%) Sophos

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (71.43%) Firewall
1 30 (71.43%) Network Security
2 29 (69.05%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (47.62%) BGP
4 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (30.95%) MPLS
5 13 (30.95%) OSPF
6 10 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
7 9 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (16.67%) VPLS
8 7 (16.67%) DNS
8 7 (16.67%) Broadband
9 6 (14.29%) VPN
10 5 (11.90%) SSH
10 5 (11.90%) PuTTY
11 2 (4.76%) 4G
11 2 (4.76%) FWSM
11 2 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
General
1 6 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 18 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Network Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Server Support
6 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Server Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.38%) Kindle
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
1 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Migration
2 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (7.14%) Network Design
2 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (7.14%) SIEM
3 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (4.76%) CRM
3 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (2.38%) Information Security
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) CCSE
2 31 (73.81%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (71.43%) CCNP
4 27 (64.29%) CCIE
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (16.67%) MCSE
6 5 (11.90%) CCNA
7 4 (9.52%) CISSP
8 3 (7.14%) CCDP
9 2 (4.76%) CCDA
9 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
9 2 (4.76%) JNCIE
9 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.38%) CCSP
10 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 33 (78.57%) Cisco
3 30 (71.43%) F5
4 26 (61.90%) Nokia
5 16 (38.10%) Juniper
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Apple
7 5 (11.90%) Sage
7 5 (11.90%) Synopsys
7 5 (11.90%) Sophos
8 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.76%) Avaya
10 1 (2.38%) McAfee
10 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.38%) Clearswift
10 1 (2.38%) MobileIron
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Posted: 3 days ago
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