The first table below looks at the demand for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 134 90 141
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +51
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 49 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 2.30% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 6.47% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 41 1
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
922 757 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.94% 35.46% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 661 532 748
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
Berkshire

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCSE
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Reading region.

CCSE Salary Trend in Reading

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CCSE 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 CCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) CCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) 3G
3 7 (53.85%) SMTP
3 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) SNMP
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (53.85%) ProxySG
3 7 (53.85%) BIG-IP
3 7 (53.85%) Back Office
3 7 (53.85%) FWSM
3 7 (53.85%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
5 5 (38.46%) Nokia
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Broadband
5 5 (38.46%) Retail
5 5 (38.46%) Billing
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CCSE 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 CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) 3G
3 7 (53.85%) SMTP
3 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) SNMP
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (53.85%) BIG-IP
3 7 (53.85%) FWSM
3 7 (53.85%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (38.46%) Broadband
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (53.85%) Back Office
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) IP Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Network Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCSA
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 4 days ago