The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 181 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 36 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 1.17% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2056 1970 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.63% 35.52% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1509 1583
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSE
South East

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 2014.

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 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
Reading +13 20 £50,000 +5.82% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £37,500 - 1
Slough - 2 - -
Newbury -2 1 £55,000 +37.50%
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 44 (95.65%) Network Security
3 39 (84.78%) CCSA
4 34 (73.91%) Blue Coat
5 31 (67.39%) Firewall
6 29 (63.04%) Cisco
7 28 (60.87%) Juniper
8 27 (58.70%) F5
9 24 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (52.17%) CCNP
10 20 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (41.30%) Internet
12 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
12 18 (39.13%) CISSP
13 16 (34.78%) Nokia
14 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
15 10 (21.74%) JNCIA
15 10 (21.74%) Fortinet
16 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
16 9 (19.57%) Smartphone
16 9 (19.57%) ProxySG
16 9 (19.57%) Windows
16 9 (19.57%) Broadband
16 9 (19.57%) FortiGate
16 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 8 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
17 8 (17.39%) UNIX
17 8 (17.39%) NetScreen
17 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
17 8 (17.39%) JNCIS

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (95.65%) Network Security
2 31 (67.39%) Firewall
3 20 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (41.30%) Internet
5 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
6 9 (19.57%) Broadband
6 9 (19.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (17.39%) NetScreen
7 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (15.22%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.17%) LAN
9 1 (2.17%) WLAN
9 1 (2.17%) WAN
9 1 (2.17%) Wireless
General
1 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) German Language
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Consultant
3 13 (28.26%) Network Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Network Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) IP Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
8 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Security Support Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
11 1 (2.17%) Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
11 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Security Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Network Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Technical Design Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Network Design Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.17%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) CentOS
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.52%) ERP
2 2 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.17%) Project Management
3 1 (2.17%) Network Design
3 1 (2.17%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Change Control
3 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 39 (84.78%) CCSA
2 24 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (52.17%) CCNP
3 18 (39.13%) CISSP
4 10 (21.74%) JNCIA
5 8 (17.39%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.17%) Snort
2 1 (2.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (73.91%) Blue Coat
3 29 (63.04%) Cisco
4 28 (60.87%) Juniper
5 27 (58.70%) F5
6 16 (34.78%) Nokia
7 10 (21.74%) Fortinet
8 7 (15.22%) Tufin
8 7 (15.22%) IronPort
9 4 (8.70%) Websense
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.17%) Tripwire
10 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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