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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 136 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 3 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 1.05% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 2.53% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 7
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
786 1028 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.60% 41.38% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 557 649 648
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CCSA 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 CCSA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) CCSE
1 14 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
1 14 (100.00%) F5
1 14 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (71.43%) FortiGate
2 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (50.00%) Broadband
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 7 (50.00%) 3G
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (28.57%) VPLS
5 4 (28.57%) Nokia
5 4 (28.57%) CCIE
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) SMTP
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) RIP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CCSA 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 CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
1 14 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) 3G
3 7 (50.00%) Broadband
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) VPLS
5 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (21.43%) VRRP
5 3 (21.43%) FWSM
5 3 (21.43%) SMTP
5 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 3 (21.43%) RIP
5 3 (21.43%) SNMP
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) CCSE
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
3 4 (28.57%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Nokia
3 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
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