The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank - 119 108
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.03% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.66%
CCSE
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
520 583 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.15% 32.23% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 397 506 359
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 2 (100.00%) Stonesoft
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Stonesoft
1 2 (100.00%) Trustwave