The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 286 314 304
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 28 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 0.77% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 15
Average salary £60,000 £58,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,600 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
CCSE
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2710 2987 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.69% 24.06% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2280 2543 2537
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCSE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CCSE Salary Trend in the City of London

CCSE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 40 (90.91%) Cisco
3 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (70.45%) Firewall
4 26 (59.09%) Finance
4 26 (59.09%) CCSA
5 25 (56.82%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (50.00%) Juniper
6 22 (50.00%) CCNP
7 18 (40.91%) Blue Coat
8 14 (31.82%) Service Delivery
8 14 (31.82%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (31.82%) Network Security
8 14 (31.82%) Fortinet
9 13 (29.55%) IronPort
10 12 (27.27%) NetScreen
10 12 (27.27%) CCNA
10 12 (27.27%) Tufin
10 12 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (25.00%) CCIE
11 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 10 (22.73%) Banking
12 10 (22.73%) Retail
12 10 (22.73%) Online Banking
13 8 (18.18%) JNCIS
13 8 (18.18%) SIEM
14 7 (15.91%) F5
14 7 (15.91%) JNCIP
14 7 (15.91%) Hedge funds
14 7 (15.91%) PowerShell

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) Firewall
2 25 (56.82%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco PIX
3 14 (31.82%) Network Security
4 12 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
4 12 (27.27%) NetScreen
5 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 6 (13.64%) Wireless
5 6 (13.64%) WAN
6 5 (11.36%) OSPF
7 4 (9.09%) DHCP
7 4 (9.09%) LAN
8 3 (6.82%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (4.55%) FWSM
9 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.55%) MPLS
9 2 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
2 10 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (11.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Consultant
2 13 (29.55%) Security Consultant
3 11 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (25.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Security Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Administrator
6 8 (18.18%) Firewall Administrator
7 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (13.64%) Senior Security Consultant
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
11 2 (4.55%) Architect
11 2 (4.55%) Network Architect
11 2 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 2 (4.55%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.73%) Online Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Hedge funds
4 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Service Delivery
2 8 (18.18%) SIEM
3 7 (15.91%) Identity Management
4 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
5 2 (4.55%) Network Design
5 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (4.55%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Line Management
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) Perl
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (59.09%) CCSA
3 22 (50.00%) CCNP
4 12 (27.27%) CCNA
5 11 (25.00%) CCIE
6 8 (18.18%) JNCIS
7 7 (15.91%) JNCIP
8 6 (13.64%) CISSP
9 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 4 (9.09%) CCDP
11 3 (6.82%) JNCIA
12 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
12 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (4.55%) CCDA
12 2 (4.55%) CCSP
12 2 (4.55%) CCIP
13 1 (2.27%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 40 (90.91%) Cisco
3 22 (50.00%) Juniper
4 18 (40.91%) Blue Coat
5 14 (31.82%) Fortinet
6 13 (29.55%) IronPort
7 12 (27.27%) Tufin
8 7 (15.91%) F5
9 5 (11.36%) VMware
10 3 (6.82%) Citrix
11 2 (4.55%) Avaya
11 2 (4.55%) EMC
11 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.27%) Aruba
12 1 (2.27%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (2.27%) McAfee
12 1 (2.27%) Websense
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
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