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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 169 207 200
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 15 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 1.54% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 18
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%

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
1118 1821 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.62% 34.16% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1413 1318
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +37 13 £67,500 +42.10%
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) F5
3 15 (65.22%) Network Security
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (60.87%) CCIE
5 13 (56.52%) CCSP
5 13 (56.52%) VPN
5 13 (56.52%) SLA
5 13 (56.52%) Security Management
5 13 (56.52%) Internet
5 13 (56.52%) Intel Security
5 13 (56.52%) Juniper
5 13 (56.52%) HP
5 13 (56.52%) Information Security
5 13 (56.52%) Content Management
5 13 (56.52%) Blue Coat
5 13 (56.52%) ProxySG
5 13 (56.52%) Sourcefire
5 13 (56.52%) JNCIS
5 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
5 13 (56.52%) TippingPoint
5 13 (56.52%) Imperva
5 13 (56.52%) Proofpoint
5 13 (56.52%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (56.52%) Palo Alto
5 13 (56.52%) Security Operations
5 13 (56.52%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (52.17%) MS PowerPoint

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
1 12 (52.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (52.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) Network Security
3 13 (56.52%) Internet
3 13 (56.52%) VPN
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (39.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
5 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.35%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Security Engineer
2 20 (86.96%) Senior Security Engineer
3 12 (52.17%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Content Management
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
1 13 (56.52%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (56.52%) Security Management
1 13 (56.52%) Security Operations
2 12 (52.17%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
4 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCIE
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCSP
2 13 (56.52%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) F5
3 13 (56.52%) Blue Coat
3 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
3 13 (56.52%) HP
3 13 (56.52%) Imperva
3 13 (56.52%) Intel Security
3 13 (56.52%) Juniper
3 13 (56.52%) Palo Alto
3 13 (56.52%) Proofpoint
3 13 (56.52%) Sourcefire
3 13 (56.52%) TippingPoint
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.35%) Nokia