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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 143 146 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 7 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.34% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.97% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
1094 927 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.68% 35.53% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 571 645 611
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 21 November 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 31 (91.18%) CheckPoint
2 30 (88.24%) CCSE
2 30 (88.24%) Network Security
3 27 (79.41%) Firewall
4 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
4 21 (61.76%) CISSP
5 19 (55.88%) F5
5 19 (55.88%) Blue Coat
6 18 (52.94%) Internet
7 15 (44.12%) Cisco
8 14 (41.18%) Juniper
9 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
9 11 (32.35%) Nokia
9 11 (32.35%) Windows
10 9 (26.47%) Broadband
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (26.47%) CCNP
10 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
10 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
10 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
10 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
10 9 (26.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (26.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 8 (23.53%) Coaching
11 8 (23.53%) JNCIA
11 8 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (23.53%) UNIX
12 6 (17.65%) German Language
12 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (88.24%) Network Security
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
4 18 (52.94%) Internet
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
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.94%) DNS
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 12 (35.29%) Security Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) IP Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Network Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Kindle
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (23.53%) Coaching
3 4 (11.76%) SIEM
3 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 30 (88.24%) CCSE
2 21 (61.76%) CISSP
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (26.47%) CCNP
4 8 (23.53%) JNCIA
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) CheckPoint
2 19 (55.88%) F5
2 19 (55.88%) Blue Coat
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco
4 14 (41.18%) Juniper
5 11 (32.35%) Nokia
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.88%) Websense
7 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.94%) McAfee
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