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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 210 205 140
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -65
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 19 25 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.42% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 1.19% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 82
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
2193 2096 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.73% 35.54% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1432 1563
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Slough - 10 £60,000 - 1
Reading +1 7 £52,500 -4.54%
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (93.18%) CheckPoint
2 39 (88.64%) CCSE
3 37 (84.09%) Network Security
4 36 (81.82%) Firewall
5 29 (65.91%) Cisco
6 26 (59.09%) F5
7 25 (56.82%) Juniper
8 24 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (50.00%) CCNP
9 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (50.00%) Nokia
10 20 (45.45%) TCP/IP
11 17 (38.64%) CISSP
12 15 (34.09%) Blue Coat
13 12 (27.27%) Windows
13 12 (27.27%) Internet
14 11 (25.00%) CCIE
15 9 (20.45%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (20.45%) Coaching
15 9 (20.45%) UNIX
15 9 (20.45%) JNCIA
16 7 (15.91%) German Language
16 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
17 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
18 5 (11.36%) OSPF
18 5 (11.36%) BGP
19 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
19 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 4 (9.09%) MCSE
19 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (84.09%) Network Security
2 36 (81.82%) Firewall
3 24 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 12 (27.27%) Internet
6 9 (20.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.36%) OSPF
8 5 (11.36%) BGP
9 4 (9.09%) Broadband
9 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (9.09%) MPLS
9 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
10 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.55%) DNS
11 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
11 1 (2.27%) VPN
11 1 (2.27%) VoIP
11 1 (2.27%) SMTP
11 1 (2.27%) HTTP
General
1 7 (15.91%) German Language
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Network Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.27%) Kindle
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Coaching
2 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (9.09%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 4 (9.09%) SIEM
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (2.27%) Network Design
4 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.27%) CRM
4 1 (2.27%) ERP
4 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 39 (88.64%) CCSE
2 22 (50.00%) CCNP
2 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (38.64%) CISSP
4 11 (25.00%) CCIE
5 9 (20.45%) JNCIA
6 4 (9.09%) MCSE
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.55%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
8 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) CheckPoint
2 29 (65.91%) Cisco
3 26 (59.09%) F5
4 25 (56.82%) Juniper
5 22 (50.00%) Nokia
6 15 (34.09%) Blue Coat
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Websense
8 1 (2.27%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago