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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 61 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.06% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
205 156 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.11% 25.70% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 183 135 75
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) F5