The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 135 143 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 2 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.14% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.37% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Median salary £52,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +5.14%
CCSA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
640 803 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.30% 36.27% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 451 560 657
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCSA
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region.

CCSA Salary Trend in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing CCSA 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 Reading region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 17 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 14 (82.35%) CCIE
3 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 14 (82.35%) CCNA
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (82.35%) Wireless
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 13 (76.47%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) SAN
4 13 (76.47%) CCIP
4 13 (76.47%) CCSP
4 13 (76.47%) VPN
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL
4 13 (76.47%) Unix
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Network Design
4 13 (76.47%) Network Planning
4 13 (76.47%) Network Architecture
4 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
5 4 (23.53%) CCSE
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) Process Management
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) CCDA

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Wireless
3 13 (76.47%) SAN
3 13 (76.47%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Support
1 13 (76.47%) Monitoring Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Network Design Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Network Support
1 13 (76.47%) Network Support Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Cisco Support
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Network Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Network Support
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
1 13 (76.47%) Network Architecture
1 13 (76.47%) Network Design
1 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
1 13 (76.47%) Network Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Process Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CCIE
1 14 (82.35%) CCNA
1 14 (82.35%) CCNP
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) CCIP
2 13 (76.47%) CCSP
3 4 (23.53%) CCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCDA
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto