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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% - 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £47,500 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
424 557 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.78% 25.72% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 280 419 477
Median salary £42,812 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) CCSA
3 6 (66.67%) Presales
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) Network Design
5 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (44.44%) SIEM
5 4 (44.44%) Meraki
5 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
7 1 (11.11%) IIS
7 1 (11.11%) BGP
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) DMZ

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Check Point Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCSA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) IISP
4 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
4 4 (44.44%) Meraki
4 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
6 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (11.11%) Stonesoft
6 1 (11.11%) Tufin