The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 107 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.68% 0.61% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 2.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
382 310 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.72% 27.00% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 354 256 292
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -24 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Luton - 3 - -
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
2 6 (66.67%) CCDP
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) CCDA
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
7 1 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (11.11%) FirePass
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) FirePass
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
2 6 (66.67%) CCDP
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) CCDA
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (11.11%) CCSP
6 1 (11.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) F5
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £7K Car Allowance + OT (Up to £20K)
Posted: 2 days ago
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