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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 130 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.44% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 1.22% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
605 818 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.70% 36.23% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 438 568 675
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,579 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 27 June 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 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 20 (86.96%) Firewall
4 17 (73.91%) F5
5 14 (60.87%) CCIE
5 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (56.52%) CCSA
7 10 (43.48%) CCNP
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (39.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (39.13%) Network Security
9 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
10 6 (26.09%) Check Point Certification
10 6 (26.09%) Presales
11 5 (21.74%) Juniper
11 5 (21.74%) WAN
12 4 (17.39%) Replication
12 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
12 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
13 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
13 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
13 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
13 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
13 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
13 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
13 3 (13.04%) Process Management
13 3 (13.04%) Wireless
13 3 (13.04%) MPLS

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 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (39.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) LAN
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Security Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Check Point Support
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Support
3 4 (17.39%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Security Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) Presales
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Process Management
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCIE
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCSA
3 10 (43.48%) CCNP
4 6 (26.09%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (13.04%) CCDA
5 3 (13.04%) CCDP
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
5 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 17 (73.91%) F5
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat