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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 73 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 15 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.40% - 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 10
Average salary £47,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
CCSE
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 279 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.51% 26.75% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 241 262 279
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 10 £45,750 - 2
Luton - 3 £55,000 -
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (84.21%) CCSA
4 15 (78.95%) CCDP
4 15 (78.95%) LAN
4 15 (78.95%) WAN
5 14 (73.68%) Firewall
6 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (68.42%) BGP
6 13 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
7 12 (63.16%) OSPF
7 12 (63.16%) MS Visio
7 12 (63.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (57.89%) Network Management
9 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
10 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
11 7 (36.84%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (26.32%) CCNA
12 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
13 4 (21.05%) VCP4
13 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
14 3 (15.79%) LogRhythm
14 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
15 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
16 1 (5.26%) F5
16 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (63.16%) MS Visio
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
2 15 (78.95%) LAN
2 15 (78.95%) WAN
3 14 (73.68%) Firewall
4 13 (68.42%) BGP
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (63.16%) OSPF
6 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
8 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Consultant
2 14 (73.68%) Network Consultant
3 11 (57.89%) Network Security Consultant
3 11 (57.89%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
2 11 (57.89%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) CCNP
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCSA
3 15 (78.95%) CCDP
4 7 (36.84%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (26.32%) CCNA
6 4 (21.05%) VCP4
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) LogRhythm
3 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago