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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 78 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 17 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.78% 0.69% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
312 332 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.74% 28.72% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 267 292 191
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +13 13 £52,500 +16.66% 1
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (100.00%) CCNP
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (97.30%) Cisco
3 35 (94.59%) CCDP
4 32 (86.49%) LAN
4 32 (86.49%) WAN
5 31 (83.78%) CCSA
6 29 (78.38%) Firewall
7 28 (75.68%) Network Security
8 25 (67.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (59.46%) OSPF
9 22 (59.46%) BGP
10 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
10 21 (56.76%) Spanning Tree
11 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
12 15 (40.54%) Check Point Certification
13 14 (37.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (37.84%) Network Management
14 13 (35.14%) Wireshark
14 13 (35.14%) tcpdump
14 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
14 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
15 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
15 12 (32.43%) F5
16 8 (21.62%) CCNA
16 8 (21.62%) CCDA
17 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
17 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
18 3 (8.11%) People Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (35.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) LAN
1 32 (86.49%) WAN
2 29 (78.38%) Firewall
3 28 (75.68%) Network Security
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (59.46%) OSPF
5 22 (59.46%) BGP
6 21 (56.76%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (35.14%) tcpdump
7 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
7 13 (35.14%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Consultant
2 19 (51.35%) Network Consultant
2 19 (51.35%) Security Consultant
3 16 (43.24%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (27.03%) Network Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Network Design Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Security Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
2 14 (37.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (37.84%) Network Management
3 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) People Management
5 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CCNP
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (94.59%) CCDP
3 31 (83.78%) CCSA
4 15 (40.54%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (21.62%) CCNA
5 8 (21.62%) CCDA
6 3 (8.11%) CCIP
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (97.30%) Cisco
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
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