Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 293 304
Rank change year-on-year +44 +11 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 7 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.65% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Berkshire median annual salary £39,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.76% -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £46,250 £42,750
90th Percentile £47,250 £65,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +31.58% -27.62% +16.67%

CCSE 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 1782 2757 3743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.58% 31.84% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 2023 2817
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +9.38% +4.35%
10th Percentile £26,050 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Berkshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Berkshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +34 5 £39,500 -24.76%
Maidenhead +12 1 - -
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Crossbeam
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) CCSA
3 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
3 5 (71.43%) JNCIA
3 5 (71.43%) JNCIE
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (42.86%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CCSE
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCSA
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) JNCIA
1 5 (71.43%) JNCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) Crossbeam
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm