The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 180 183 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 29 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.65% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 1.77% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 19
Average salary £67,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
CCSE
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
1679 2032 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.62% 36.55% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1259 1491
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Berkshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Maidenhead +19 11 £67,500 +80.00% 1
Reading -14 8 - -
Bracknell - 1 £29,000 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCSE 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 CCSE.

1 75 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 74 (98.67%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (98.67%) Cisco
3 68 (90.67%) Firewall
4 66 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
5 58 (77.33%) Cisco PIX
6 53 (70.67%) CCIE
7 45 (60.00%) F5
8 42 (56.00%) CCNP
9 41 (54.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 38 (50.67%) CCSA
11 33 (44.00%) Network Security
11 33 (44.00%) Juniper
12 30 (40.00%) Blue Coat
13 29 (38.67%) BIG-IP
13 29 (38.67%) NetScreen
14 25 (33.33%) BGP
14 25 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 24 (32.00%) Tufin
15 24 (32.00%) IronPort
15 24 (32.00%) Fortinet
16 22 (29.33%) JNCIS
17 20 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
18 19 (25.33%) Nokia
19 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
19 16 (21.33%) VPLS
20 13 (17.33%) FortiGate
20 13 (17.33%) CISSP
21 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
22 10 (13.33%) Load Balancing

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCSE 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 CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) CMS
1 1 (1.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 68 (90.67%) Firewall
2 66 (88.00%) Cisco ASA
3 58 (77.33%) Cisco PIX
4 41 (54.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 33 (44.00%) Network Security
6 29 (38.67%) BIG-IP
6 29 (38.67%) NetScreen
7 25 (33.33%) BGP
7 25 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
9 16 (21.33%) VPLS
9 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (12.00%) Broadband
10 9 (12.00%) 3G
10 9 (12.00%) OSPF
11 7 (9.33%) Internet
12 6 (8.00%) VRRP
12 6 (8.00%) DNS
12 6 (8.00%) HTTPS
12 6 (8.00%) SMTP
General
1 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Consultant
2 22 (29.33%) Security Consultant
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Consultant
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 18 (24.00%) Network Engineer
4 18 (24.00%) Security Engineer
5 17 (22.67%) Firewall Consultant
6 16 (21.33%) Security Analyst
6 16 (21.33%) Analyst
7 13 (17.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (14.67%) Network Analyst
8 11 (14.67%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (12.00%) Network Security Specialist
9 9 (12.00%) Network Specialist
9 9 (12.00%) Security Specialist
10 5 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (2.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (2.67%) CRM
3 2 (2.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (1.33%) Line Management
4 1 (1.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.33%) Information Security
4 1 (1.33%) Network Design
4 1 (1.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 74 (98.67%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (70.67%) CCIE
3 42 (56.00%) CCNP
4 38 (50.67%) CCSA
5 22 (29.33%) JNCIS
6 13 (17.33%) CISSP
7 7 (9.33%) CCNA
8 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
9 5 (6.67%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.33%) CCDA
11 1 (1.33%) CCDP
11 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 74 (98.67%) Cisco
3 45 (60.00%) F5
4 33 (44.00%) Juniper
5 30 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 24 (32.00%) Fortinet
6 24 (32.00%) IronPort
6 24 (32.00%) Tufin
7 19 (25.33%) Nokia
8 1 (1.33%) Avaya
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