The first table below looks at the demand for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 108 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.10% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
678 638 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.68% 31.34% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 594 569 402
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSE
West Midlands

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCSE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) Network Management
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) VPLS
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 8 (80.00%) Legal
2 8 (80.00%) CCSA
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) VPLS
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
General
1 8 (80.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Network Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCSA
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago