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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 114 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 26 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.50% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.17% -8.23%
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
1038 857 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.26% 38.07% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 653 648 631
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 33 (97.06%) CCSE
3 32 (94.12%) Network Security
4 26 (76.47%) Firewall
5 25 (73.53%) Blue Coat
5 25 (73.53%) F5
6 18 (52.94%) Internet
6 18 (52.94%) Cisco
6 18 (52.94%) CISSP
7 17 (50.00%) Juniper
7 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 13 (38.24%) Nokia
9 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (29.41%) CCNP
11 9 (26.47%) Broadband
11 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
11 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
11 9 (26.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (26.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
11 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
11 9 (26.47%) JNCIA
12 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (23.53%) UNIX
12 8 (23.53%) Windows
13 6 (17.65%) German Language
14 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
14 2 (5.88%) French Language

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) Network Security
2 26 (76.47%) Firewall
3 18 (52.94%) Internet
4 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (26.47%) Broadband
5 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
5 9 (26.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) German Language
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Security Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Consultant
3 9 (26.47%) IP Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Network Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Security Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Network Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 2 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (2.94%) Information Security
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CCSE
2 18 (52.94%) CISSP
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (29.41%) CCNP
4 9 (26.47%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (73.53%) Blue Coat
2 25 (73.53%) F5
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco
4 17 (50.00%) Juniper
5 13 (38.24%) Nokia
6 2 (5.88%) Websense
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago