The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 130 138
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 0.50% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +16.66%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 452 605 815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.12% 33.39% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 362 439 565
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing CCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Reading

CCSE
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 19 (100.00%) VPN
1 19 (100.00%) SLA
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) CCIE
1 19 (100.00%) CCSP
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Internet
1 19 (100.00%) McAfee
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Security Management
1 19 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
1 19 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 19 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 19 (100.00%) Content Management
1 19 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 19 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Imperva
1 19 (100.00%) Proofpoint

CCSE
Co-occurring 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 19 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Internet
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 19 (100.00%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Content Management
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
1 19 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 19 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 19 (100.00%) Security Management
1 19 (100.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCIE
1 19 (100.00%) CCIE Service Provider
1 19 (100.00%) CCSP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) F5
1 19 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Imperva
1 19 (100.00%) Juniper
1 19 (100.00%) McAfee
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 19 (100.00%) Proofpoint
1 19 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 19 (100.00%) TippingPoint