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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 231 256 308
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +52
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.18% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Median salary £80,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
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
1286 1696 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 24.89% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1474 2307
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
4 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 7 (70.00%) FWSM
4 7 (70.00%) Multicast
4 7 (70.00%) IPv4
4 7 (70.00%) CCSP
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) CCSA
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) CCNA
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (20.00%) SSL
9 1 (10.00%) Mitel
9 1 (10.00%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (10.00%) Law
9 1 (10.00%) Legal
9 1 (10.00%) VMware

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
4 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (70.00%) FWSM
4 7 (70.00%) IPv4
4 7 (70.00%) Multicast
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
5 6 (60.00%) NX-OS
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) SSL
8 1 (10.00%) DNS
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) LDAP
8 1 (10.00%) MPLS
8 1 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (10.00%) VoIP
8 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Data Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Network Support
3 6 (60.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Support
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Support
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCSP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) ScanSafe
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Sonus
3 1 (10.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (10.00%) VMware