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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 300 324 296
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 13 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.084% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.36% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 28
Average salary £53,750 £67,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% +24.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £75,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
2646 2798 2980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.17% 23.51% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2376 2678
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,300
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 18 December 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (96.15%) Firewall
3 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (88.46%) Cisco
4 21 (80.77%) CCNP
5 19 (73.08%) CCSA
6 15 (57.69%) Network Security
7 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (53.85%) OSPF
8 13 (50.00%) CCNA
9 12 (46.15%) BGP
10 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
11 9 (34.62%) Juniper
12 8 (30.77%) CCDP
12 8 (30.77%) F5
13 7 (26.92%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (26.92%) VPN
13 7 (26.92%) DNS
13 7 (26.92%) MPLS
13 7 (26.92%) VMware
14 6 (23.08%) Wireless
14 6 (23.08%) CISSP
14 6 (23.08%) WAN
15 5 (19.23%) LAN
15 5 (19.23%) TACACS
15 5 (19.23%) Citrix
15 5 (19.23%) JNCIA
15 5 (19.23%) JNCIS
16 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
16 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Network Security
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (53.85%) OSPF
4 12 (46.15%) BGP
5 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
6 7 (26.92%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) MPLS
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) TACACS
9 4 (15.38%) WLAN
9 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
10 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (7.69%) FWSM
10 2 (7.69%) DHCP
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
1 3 (11.54%) SIEM
2 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (7.69%) Network Management
2 2 (7.69%) Information Security
2 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CCNP
3 19 (73.08%) CCSA
4 13 (50.00%) CCNA
5 8 (30.77%) CCDP
6 6 (23.08%) CISSP
7 5 (19.23%) JNCIA
7 5 (19.23%) JNCIS
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (15.38%) CCIP
8 4 (15.38%) CCSP
9 1 (3.85%) CCIE
9 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 23 (88.46%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) F5
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) Aruba
7 4 (15.38%) Riverbed
7 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
7 4 (15.38%) EMC
8 3 (11.54%) Nokia
9 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (7.69%) Brocade
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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