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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 131 139
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 13 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.78% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% 2.04% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
473 835 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.86% 38.34% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 298 610 566
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CCIE
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Imperva
2 12 (92.31%) Proofpoint
2 12 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (92.31%) Palo Alto
2 12 (92.31%) Security Operations
2 12 (92.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) TippingPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 12 (92.31%) JNCIS
2 12 (92.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Fortinet
2 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 12 (92.31%) Blue Coat
2 12 (92.31%) ProxySG
2 12 (92.31%) Content Management
2 12 (92.31%) Sourcefire
2 12 (92.31%) Security Management
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) Intel Security
2 12 (92.31%) CCSP
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
1 12 (92.31%) MS Office
1 12 (92.31%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (92.31%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.69%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Juniper Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Security Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Content Management
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
1 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
1 12 (92.31%) Security Management
1 12 (92.31%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCIE
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) CCSP
2 12 (92.31%) JNCIS
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Blue Coat
2 12 (92.31%) Fortinet
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Imperva
2 12 (92.31%) Intel Security
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Palo Alto
2 12 (92.31%) Proofpoint
2 12 (92.31%) Sourcefire
2 12 (92.31%) TippingPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia