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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 201 207 203
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 24 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 1.11% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
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
2160 1892 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 33.70% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1368 1560
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £37,500 -
Slough - 2 - - 1
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 54 (96.43%) Network Security
3 48 (85.71%) CCSA
4 41 (73.21%) Firewall
5 39 (69.64%) Blue Coat
6 37 (66.07%) Juniper
7 34 (60.71%) Cisco
8 33 (58.93%) F5
9 25 (44.64%) CCNP
9 25 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (42.86%) Internet
10 24 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
11 23 (41.07%) CISSP
12 20 (35.71%) Nokia
13 15 (26.79%) JNCIA
14 14 (25.00%) Windows
15 13 (23.21%) UNIX
15 13 (23.21%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (23.21%) Coaching
16 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
17 11 (19.64%) German Language
18 10 (17.86%) Fortinet
19 9 (16.07%) Smartphone
19 9 (16.07%) BIG-IP
19 9 (16.07%) ProxySG
19 9 (16.07%) Broadband
19 9 (16.07%) Deep Packet Inspection
19 9 (16.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 9 (16.07%) FortiGate

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (96.43%) Network Security
2 41 (73.21%) Firewall
3 24 (42.86%) Internet
3 24 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
5 13 (23.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (16.07%) BIG-IP
6 9 (16.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (16.07%) Broadband
7 8 (14.29%) NetScreen
7 8 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (1.79%) Wireless
9 1 (1.79%) LAN
9 1 (1.79%) WLAN
9 1 (1.79%) WAN
General
1 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.64%) German Language
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 19 (33.93%) Consultant
3 15 (26.79%) Network Consultant
4 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) IP Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Security Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Network Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) Security Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Design Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Network Design Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.79%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Coaching
2 9 (16.07%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 3 (5.36%) ERP
4 2 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (1.79%) Network Design
5 1 (1.79%) Change Control
5 1 (1.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (1.79%) Project Management
5 1 (1.79%) Migration
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 48 (85.71%) CCSA
2 25 (44.64%) CCNP
2 25 (44.64%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (41.07%) CISSP
4 15 (26.79%) JNCIA
5 8 (14.29%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.57%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.79%) Snort
2 1 (1.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 39 (69.64%) Blue Coat
3 37 (66.07%) Juniper
4 34 (60.71%) Cisco
5 33 (58.93%) F5
6 20 (35.71%) Nokia
7 10 (17.86%) Fortinet
8 7 (12.50%) IronPort
8 7 (12.50%) Tufin
9 4 (7.14%) Websense
10 1 (1.79%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.79%) HP
10 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago