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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 189 214 146
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -68
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 35 1 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.018% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 0.055% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 71
Average salary £62,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
2056 1813 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.34% 32.12% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1241 1314
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 30 March 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 March 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
Slough - 9 £60,000 -
Reading -2 7 £62,500 - 2
Maidenhead - 5 - -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 57 (96.61%) Cisco
3 54 (91.53%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (88.14%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (81.36%) CCIE
6 46 (77.97%) Firewall
7 42 (71.19%) F5
8 34 (57.63%) CCSA
9 33 (55.93%) Cisco PIX
10 32 (54.24%) CCNP
11 31 (52.54%) Network Security
12 28 (47.46%) Juniper
13 26 (44.07%) Nokia
14 22 (37.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 19 (32.20%) BGP
16 14 (23.73%) Blue Coat
16 14 (23.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (20.34%) NetScreen
17 12 (20.34%) MPLS
17 12 (20.34%) OSPF
17 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
17 12 (20.34%) Fortinet
18 11 (18.64%) IronPort
18 11 (18.64%) JNCIS
18 11 (18.64%) Tufin
19 9 (15.25%) BIG-IP
20 7 (11.86%) VPLS
20 7 (11.86%) Cisco ISE
21 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
21 4 (6.78%) CCNA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (3.39%) CMS
1 2 (3.39%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 52 (88.14%) Cisco ASA
2 46 (77.97%) Firewall
3 33 (55.93%) Cisco PIX
4 31 (52.54%) Network Security
5 22 (37.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (32.20%) BGP
7 14 (23.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (20.34%) NetScreen
8 12 (20.34%) MPLS
8 12 (20.34%) OSPF
8 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
9 9 (15.25%) BIG-IP
10 7 (11.86%) VPLS
10 7 (11.86%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (3.39%) 4G
11 2 (3.39%) FWSM
11 2 (3.39%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
11 2 (3.39%) TACACS
11 2 (3.39%) VRRP
General
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.39%) Retail
1 2 (3.39%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Network Engineer
2 19 (32.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Consultant
4 13 (22.03%) Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Security Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Network Security Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Network Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Security Consultant
7 10 (16.95%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (16.95%) Senior Security Consultant
8 8 (13.56%) Network Consultant
9 7 (11.86%) Security Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Firewall Consultant
11 3 (5.08%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 2 (3.39%) Cisco Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
3 2 (3.39%) Network Design
3 2 (3.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (3.39%) Line Management
3 2 (3.39%) CRM
4 1 (1.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (91.53%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (81.36%) CCIE
3 34 (57.63%) CCSA
4 32 (54.24%) CCNP
5 11 (18.64%) JNCIS
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) CISSP
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) CCDA
8 2 (3.39%) CCDP
9 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.69%) CISA
9 1 (1.69%) CISM
9 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 57 (96.61%) Cisco
3 42 (71.19%) F5
4 28 (47.46%) Juniper
5 26 (44.07%) Nokia
6 14 (23.73%) Blue Coat
7 12 (20.34%) Fortinet
8 11 (18.64%) IronPort
8 11 (18.64%) Tufin
9 2 (3.39%) Avaya
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
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