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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 36 36 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.44% 5.02% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 15.56% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
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
59 90 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.78% 32.26% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 77
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CCNP
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (88.89%) CCDP
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) LAN
4 13 (72.22%) CCSA
4 13 (72.22%) Network Security
5 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
5 12 (66.67%) OSPF
5 12 (66.67%) BGP
6 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
6 11 (61.11%) Firewall
6 11 (61.11%) F5
6 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
6 11 (61.11%) Presales
7 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
7 10 (55.56%) tcpdump
8 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
9 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 5 (27.78%) Network Management
11 4 (22.22%) CA
11 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
11 4 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (16.67%) People Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) LAN
3 13 (72.22%) Network Security
4 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (66.67%) OSPF
4 12 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (61.11%) Firewall
5 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
6 10 (55.56%) tcpdump
6 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
7 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
1 13 (72.22%) Network Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Presales
2 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Network Management
5 3 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CCNP
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) CCDP
3 13 (72.22%) CCSA
4 4 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (11.11%) CCIE
5 2 (11.11%) CCMSE
5 2 (11.11%) CCSM
5 2 (11.11%) VCAP
5 2 (11.11%) VCDX
5 2 (11.11%) VCP5
5 2 (11.11%) VCP6
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) CA
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) VMware