The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 70 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 0.12% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 0.45% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
CCSE
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 223 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.45% 26.52% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 163 203 146
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,262 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCSE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Cardiff

CCSE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 3 (100.00%) VyOS
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VyOS
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Vyatta
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya