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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 184 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 4 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 1.21% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.89%

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
950 1656 2093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.17% 32.81% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 680 1295 1437
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +30 4 £60,000 +26.31%
CCSA
South East

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCNA
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CCIE
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) Network Design
3 9 (81.82%) Network Planning
3 9 (81.82%) CCIP
3 9 (81.82%) CCSP
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Network Architecture
3 9 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (9.09%) F5

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPLS
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Support Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Support
2 9 (81.82%) Monitoring Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Network Design Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Network Monitoring Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Network Support
2 9 (81.82%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Cisco Support
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Support
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Unix
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
1 9 (81.82%) Network Architecture
1 9 (81.82%) Network Design
1 9 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (81.82%) Network Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCIE
2 10 (90.91%) CCNA
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
3 9 (81.82%) CCIP
3 9 (81.82%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia