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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 98 125 141
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 13 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.04% 1.03% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.22% 2.84% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  

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 404 704 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.45% 36.20% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 264 554 571
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) CCIE
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (100.00%) Network Security
1 22 (100.00%) F5
2 21 (95.45%) Imperva
2 21 (95.45%) Proofpoint
2 21 (95.45%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (95.45%) Palo Alto
2 21 (95.45%) Security Operations
2 21 (95.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (95.45%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) TippingPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Juniper
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIS
2 21 (95.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Fortinet
2 21 (95.45%) Information Security
2 21 (95.45%) Blue Coat
2 21 (95.45%) ProxySG
2 21 (95.45%) Content Management
2 21 (95.45%) Sourcefire
2 21 (95.45%) Security Management
2 21 (95.45%) Risk Management
2 21 (95.45%) Internet
2 21 (95.45%) Intel Security
2 21 (95.45%) CCSP
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 21 (95.45%) MS Excel
1 21 (95.45%) MS Office
1 21 (95.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 21 (95.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
1 22 (100.00%) Network Security
2 21 (95.45%) Internet
2 21 (95.45%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Juniper Engineer
1 21 (95.45%) Security Engineer
1 21 (95.45%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Content Management
1 21 (95.45%) Information Security
1 21 (95.45%) Kalman Filter
1 21 (95.45%) Risk Management
1 21 (95.45%) Security Management
1 21 (95.45%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCIE
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (95.45%) CCSP
2 21 (95.45%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) F5
2 21 (95.45%) Blue Coat
2 21 (95.45%) Fortinet
2 21 (95.45%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) Imperva
2 21 (95.45%) Intel Security
2 21 (95.45%) Juniper
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (95.45%) Palo Alto
2 21 (95.45%) Proofpoint
2 21 (95.45%) Sourcefire
2 21 (95.45%) TippingPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago