The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 254 220 231
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Contract jobs citing CCSE 11 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.17% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.65% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
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£395 £434 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2638 2305 1851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.80% 25.48% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1114 870
Average daily rate £370 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 122 110
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £26.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.35 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSE across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSE across the South East region.

CCSE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSE across the South East region.

CCSE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -12 6 £395 -10.63%
Berkshire -9 4 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (91.67%) Firewall
3 22 (91.67%) CCSA
4 21 (87.50%) CCNP
5 15 (62.50%) F5
6 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
6 14 (58.33%) TACACS
7 11 (45.83%) Juniper
8 10 (41.67%) CCNA
8 10 (41.67%) Fault Management
9 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 9 (37.50%) LAN
10 8 (33.33%) WAN
10 8 (33.33%) Nokia
10 8 (33.33%) Citrix
10 8 (33.33%) Change Management
10 8 (33.33%) CCSP
11 7 (29.17%) SLA
11 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (25.00%) Network Security
12 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (25.00%) ITIL
13 5 (20.83%) Computacenter
13 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
13 5 (20.83%) Wireshark

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (91.67%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) TACACS
4 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.83%) BIG-IP
7 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
8 4 (16.67%) FWSM
8 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) VPN
9 3 (12.50%) SMS
9 3 (12.50%) SSL
9 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (12.50%) Nortel Alteon
9 3 (12.50%) tcpdump
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (8.33%) IPsec
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) IP Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Fault Management
2 8 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Database Security
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (91.67%) CCSA
3 21 (87.50%) CCNP
4 10 (41.67%) CCNA
5 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) CCSP
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) CCIE
8 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (8.33%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
9 2 (8.33%) CISSP
9 2 (8.33%) CCDA
9 2 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) GPG13
2 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) OpenView
1 3 (12.50%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (62.50%) F5
3 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
4 11 (45.83%) Juniper
5 8 (33.33%) Nokia
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) Computacenter
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Nortel
7 3 (12.50%) Radware
7 3 (12.50%) Crossbeam
8 2 (8.33%) Websense
9 1 (4.17%) McAfee
9 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
9 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
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