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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 122 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 19 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 0.84% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £43,750 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -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
1011 836 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.54% 37.49% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 628 622 599
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (94.59%) CheckPoint
2 34 (91.89%) CCSE
2 34 (91.89%) Network Security
3 29 (78.38%) Firewall
4 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
4 25 (67.57%) F5
5 20 (54.05%) CISSP
6 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco
7 18 (48.65%) Juniper
7 18 (48.65%) Internet
8 14 (37.84%) Nokia
9 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (27.03%) CCNP
11 9 (24.32%) Windows
11 9 (24.32%) Broadband
11 9 (24.32%) ProxySG
11 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
11 9 (24.32%) JNCIA
11 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (24.32%) Smartphone
11 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
11 9 (24.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (24.32%) Deep Packet Inspection
12 8 (21.62%) Coaching
12 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (21.62%) UNIX
13 6 (16.22%) German Language
14 2 (5.41%) French Language

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (91.89%) Network Security
2 29 (78.38%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
4 18 (48.65%) Internet
5 9 (24.32%) Broadband
5 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (24.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.70%) DNS
7 1 (2.70%) OSPF
7 1 (2.70%) BGP
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.22%) German Language
3 2 (5.41%) French Language
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Network Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) IP Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.70%) Network Support
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (21.62%) Coaching
3 2 (5.41%) SIEM
3 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.41%) Information Security
3 2 (5.41%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 34 (91.89%) CCSE
2 20 (54.05%) CISSP
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (27.03%) CCNP
4 9 (24.32%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) CheckPoint
2 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
2 25 (67.57%) F5
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco
4 18 (48.65%) Juniper
5 14 (37.84%) Nokia
6 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.41%) Websense
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
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