The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.23% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CCSE
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 65 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.37% 24.07% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 85 61 95
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CCSE
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Bedford

CCSE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCDP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCDP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft