Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 271 309
Rank change year-on-year +31 +38 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 14 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 18
Berkshire median annual salary £39,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,250 £55,000 £52,375
90th Percentile £47,250 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,750 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.82% -8.33% +50.00%

CCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,827 2,483 3,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.13% 31.62% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,771 2,873
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in Berkshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA in Berkshire.

Salary trend for CCSA in Berkshire

CCSA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CCSA in Berkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 10 £39,500 -34.17%
CCSA
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing CCSA 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) CISSP
3 12 (85.71%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Apache
5 8 (57.14%) FreeBSD
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) Sun
5 8 (57.14%) CCNA
5 8 (57.14%) CISA
5 8 (57.14%) CISM
5 8 (57.14%) Information Security
5 8 (57.14%) GIAC
5 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (57.14%) Open Source
5 8 (57.14%) SIEM
5 8 (57.14%) Analytics
5 8 (57.14%) LogRhythm
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (57.14%) RSA Security Analytics
5 8 (57.14%) RSA enVision
5 8 (57.14%) Juniper STRM

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) SIEM Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Radar Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Security Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (57.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 8 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) FreeBSD
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) Network Packet Capture
2 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
2 8 (57.14%) CISA
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) GIAC
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (57.14%) SANS
3 6 (42.86%) CCSE
4 5 (35.71%) JNCIA
4 5 (35.71%) JNCIE
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Juniper STRM
1 8 (57.14%) QRadar
1 8 (57.14%) RSA enVision
1 8 (57.14%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) LogRhythm
2 8 (57.14%) Sun
3 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
3 5 (35.71%) Crossbeam
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) McAfee
3 5 (35.71%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) Aruba
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Meraki
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) ZyXEL