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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 197 187 207
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 18 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.67% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 1.80% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 18
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1696 2161 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.36% 36.90% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1314 1368
Average salary £47,500 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% +7.22%
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%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +15 7 £67,500 +80.00%
Reading -22 4 - - 1
Slough -4 2 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £29,000 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 60 (98.36%) Cisco
2 60 (98.36%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (96.72%) Firewall
4 53 (86.89%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (78.69%) Cisco PIX
6 39 (63.93%) CCIE
7 35 (57.38%) F5
7 35 (57.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 33 (54.10%) CCNP
9 32 (52.46%) CCSA
10 25 (40.98%) BIG-IP
10 25 (40.98%) Network Security
11 24 (39.34%) Blue Coat
12 23 (37.70%) Juniper
12 23 (37.70%) NetScreen
13 21 (34.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (29.51%) Tufin
14 18 (29.51%) IronPort
14 18 (29.51%) BGP
14 18 (29.51%) Fortinet
15 17 (27.87%) JNCIS
15 17 (27.87%) Cisco ISE
16 13 (21.31%) CISSP
16 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
16 13 (21.31%) FortiGate
17 12 (19.67%) Nokia
17 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
17 12 (19.67%) VPLS
18 9 (14.75%) 3G

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 59 (96.72%) Firewall
2 53 (86.89%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (78.69%) Cisco PIX
4 35 (57.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 25 (40.98%) Network Security
5 25 (40.98%) BIG-IP
6 23 (37.70%) NetScreen
7 21 (34.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (29.51%) BGP
9 17 (27.87%) Cisco ISE
10 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
11 12 (19.67%) VPLS
12 9 (14.75%) 3G
12 9 (14.75%) Broadband
13 7 (11.48%) Internet
14 6 (9.84%) VRRP
14 6 (9.84%) SMTP
14 6 (9.84%) HTTP
14 6 (9.84%) RIP
14 6 (9.84%) SNMP
General
1 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Billing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Consultant
1 18 (29.51%) Security Consultant
2 17 (27.87%) Senior Consultant
2 17 (27.87%) Senior Security Consultant
3 16 (26.23%) Firewall Consultant
4 14 (22.95%) Security Engineer
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) Security Analyst
5 13 (21.31%) Network Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (14.75%) Network Analyst
7 9 (14.75%) Security Specialist
7 9 (14.75%) Network Specialist
7 9 (14.75%) Network Security Specialist
7 9 (14.75%) Network Security Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Security Operations Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
2 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
3 2 (3.28%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (3.28%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (3.28%) CRM
4 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.64%) Information Security
4 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 60 (98.36%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (63.93%) CCIE
3 33 (54.10%) CCNP
4 32 (52.46%) CCSA
5 17 (27.87%) JNCIS
6 13 (21.31%) CISSP
7 8 (13.11%) CCNA
8 5 (8.20%) JNCIA
8 5 (8.20%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 60 (98.36%) Cisco
3 35 (57.38%) F5
4 24 (39.34%) Blue Coat
5 23 (37.70%) Juniper
6 18 (29.51%) Fortinet
6 18 (29.51%) IronPort
6 18 (29.51%) Tufin
7 12 (19.67%) Nokia
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago