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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 181 206 171
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 42 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.31% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% 0.88% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 41
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
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
1761 1925 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.38% 35.03% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1265 1400
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Reading -1 11 £62,500 +19.04%
Maidenhead - 8 £67,500 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £31,500 -
Slough - 3 £62,500 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 69 (92.00%) Firewall
4 64 (85.33%) Cisco ASA
5 56 (74.67%) CCIE
6 50 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
7 49 (65.33%) F5
8 45 (60.00%) CCNP
9 42 (56.00%) CCSA
10 38 (50.67%) Juniper
10 38 (50.67%) Network Security
11 37 (49.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 28 (37.33%) BGP
13 25 (33.33%) NetScreen
13 25 (33.33%) Nokia
13 25 (33.33%) BIG-IP
14 24 (32.00%) Blue Coat
15 21 (28.00%) Fortinet
16 20 (26.67%) IronPort
16 20 (26.67%) Tufin
16 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
17 19 (25.33%) JNCIS
18 18 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (21.33%) Cisco ISE
20 15 (20.00%) VPLS
21 13 (17.33%) OSPF
22 12 (16.00%) MPLS
23 11 (14.67%) CISSP
24 10 (13.33%) FortiGate

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (2.67%) Lync
1 2 (2.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (92.00%) Firewall
2 64 (85.33%) Cisco ASA
3 50 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
4 38 (50.67%) Network Security
5 37 (49.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 28 (37.33%) BGP
7 25 (33.33%) NetScreen
7 25 (33.33%) BIG-IP
8 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 18 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (21.33%) Cisco ISE
11 15 (20.00%) VPLS
12 13 (17.33%) OSPF
13 12 (16.00%) MPLS
14 9 (12.00%) Broadband
14 9 (12.00%) 3G
15 7 (9.33%) Internet
16 3 (4.00%) VRRP
16 3 (4.00%) HTTPS
16 3 (4.00%) DNS
General
1 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Network Engineer
2 20 (26.67%) Consultant
3 18 (24.00%) Senior Consultant
3 18 (24.00%) Security Consultant
3 18 (24.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 16 (21.33%) Security Engineer
5 15 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 15 (20.00%) Analyst
6 13 (17.33%) Firewall Consultant
7 12 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (14.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (14.67%) Network Analyst
8 11 (14.67%) Network Security Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Security Specialist
10 3 (4.00%) Network Specialist
10 3 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
11 2 (2.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (2.67%) Line Management
4 2 (2.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (2.67%) CRM
4 2 (2.67%) Network Design
5 1 (1.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 74 (98.67%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (74.67%) CCIE
3 45 (60.00%) CCNP
4 42 (56.00%) CCSA
5 19 (25.33%) JNCIS
6 11 (14.67%) CISSP
7 8 (10.67%) CCNA
8 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
9 5 (6.67%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.00%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.67%) CCDA
11 2 (2.67%) CCDP
12 1 (1.33%) CISA
12 1 (1.33%) CISM
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 74 (98.67%) Cisco
3 49 (65.33%) F5
4 38 (50.67%) Juniper
5 25 (33.33%) Nokia
6 24 (32.00%) Blue Coat
7 21 (28.00%) Fortinet
8 20 (26.67%) IronPort
8 20 (26.67%) Tufin
9 2 (2.67%) Avaya
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