The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 130 139 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 1.41% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +7.89%
CCSE
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
654 850 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.16% 37.05% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 493 539 629
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,775 £23,579 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Reading

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 24 (88.89%) Firewall
3 22 (81.48%) F5
4 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (70.37%) CCIE
6 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (51.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (51.85%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (48.15%) CCNP
9 12 (44.44%) Network Security
10 11 (40.74%) CCSA
11 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
12 7 (25.93%) Presales
13 6 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (22.22%) Juniper
14 5 (18.52%) WAN
15 4 (14.81%) CCNA
15 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
15 4 (14.81%) Wireless
15 4 (14.81%) Replication
15 4 (14.81%) JNCIP
15 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
16 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
16 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
16 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
16 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
16 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
16 3 (11.11%) Process Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco PIX
3 14 (51.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (44.44%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
6 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
8 2 (7.41%) LAN
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Check Point Support
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Network Support
3 6 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Security Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.93%) Presales
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Process Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (70.37%) CCIE
3 13 (48.15%) CCNP
4 11 (40.74%) CCSA
5 6 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (14.81%) CCNA
6 4 (14.81%) JNCIP
7 3 (11.11%) CCDA
7 3 (11.11%) CCDP
7 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
7 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) F5
3 6 (22.22%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat