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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 132 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.18% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.50% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Median salary £52,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
641 795 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.16% 35.96% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 453 559 654
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (20.00%) CCDP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper

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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Check Point Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto