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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 32 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.04% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
91 92 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.73% 30.46% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Bedford

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) CCNP
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 28 (100.00%) CCSA
1 28 (100.00%) Network Security
2 27 (96.43%) CCDP
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco
3 25 (89.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
4 24 (85.71%) BGP
5 23 (82.14%) OSPF
5 23 (82.14%) LAN
5 23 (82.14%) WAN
6 22 (78.57%) Firewall
6 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
7 21 (75.00%) Data Centre
8 19 (67.86%) MS Visio
9 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
10 17 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (60.71%) Network Management
11 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
12 15 (53.57%) Wireshark
13 14 (50.00%) tcpdump
13 14 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (17.86%) CCNA
15 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 4 (14.29%) F5
16 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
16 3 (10.71%) CCDA
17 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) Network Security
2 25 (89.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
3 24 (85.71%) BGP
4 23 (82.14%) LAN
4 23 (82.14%) WAN
4 23 (82.14%) OSPF
5 22 (78.57%) Firewall
6 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 15 (53.57%) Wireshark
8 14 (50.00%) tcpdump
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Consultant
2 17 (60.71%) Network Consultant
3 13 (46.43%) Security Consultant
3 13 (46.43%) Network Security Consultant
4 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) AWS Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Load Balancing
2 17 (60.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (60.71%) Network Management
3 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) CCNP
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) CCSA
2 27 (96.43%) CCDP
3 14 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) CCDA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) F5
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