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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 127 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 0.62% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
778 974 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.70% 41.05% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 563 573 600
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) CCIE
4 9 (69.23%) CCNP
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) CCSE
6 7 (53.85%) Wireless
6 7 (53.85%) CCNA
7 6 (46.15%) F5
8 5 (38.46%) Presales
8 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
8 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
8 5 (38.46%) CCIP
8 5 (38.46%) Citrix
8 5 (38.46%) CCSP
8 5 (38.46%) VPN
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
8 5 (38.46%) Unix
8 5 (38.46%) Windows
8 5 (38.46%) Linux
8 5 (38.46%) SAN
8 5 (38.46%) Network Design
8 5 (38.46%) Network Planning
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Network Security
9 4 (30.77%) Juniper
10 3 (23.08%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (23.08%) Replication

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Support
2 5 (38.46%) Network Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Support
2 5 (38.46%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Support
2 5 (38.46%) Senior IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Support
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (38.46%) Network Planning
1 5 (38.46%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCIE
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCSE
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 5 (38.46%) CCIP
4 5 (38.46%) CCSP
5 3 (23.08%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (15.38%) CCDA
6 2 (15.38%) CCDP
6 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
6 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
6 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) Websense
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