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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 131 137 118
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.35% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.97% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 19
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £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
1091 930 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.29% 35.98% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 565 635 607
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 26 November 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 33 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 32 (88.89%) CCSE
3 29 (80.56%) Network Security
4 28 (77.78%) Firewall
5 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 20 (55.56%) CISSP
6 19 (52.78%) F5
7 18 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 17 (47.22%) Internet
9 16 (44.44%) Cisco
10 14 (38.89%) Juniper
11 11 (30.56%) Nokia
11 11 (30.56%) Windows
12 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
13 9 (25.00%) CCNP
13 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (22.22%) Broadband
14 8 (22.22%) UNIX
14 8 (22.22%) ProxySG
14 8 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP
14 8 (22.22%) JNCIA
14 8 (22.22%) Smartphone
14 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
14 8 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (22.22%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 8 (22.22%) Coaching
15 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (16.67%) German Language
16 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (80.56%) Network Security
2 28 (77.78%) Firewall
3 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 17 (47.22%) Internet
5 8 (22.22%) Broadband
5 8 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP
5 8 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) German Language
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) IP Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.56%) Security Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.78%) Kindle
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 8 (22.22%) Coaching
2 4 (11.11%) SIEM
2 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 2 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) CCSE
2 20 (55.56%) CISSP
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (25.00%) CCNP
4 8 (22.22%) JNCIA
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 19 (52.78%) F5
3 18 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 16 (44.44%) Cisco
5 14 (38.89%) Juniper
6 11 (30.56%) Nokia
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) Websense
8 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.78%) Clearswift
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 19 days ago