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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 291 305 302
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 23 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 13
Average salary £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
2662 2669 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.59% 23.86% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2258 2452
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 March 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 March 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 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (89.47%) Cisco
3 32 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (71.05%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (65.79%) Firewall
6 24 (63.16%) CCNP
7 21 (55.26%) CCSA
8 20 (52.63%) Juniper
9 19 (50.00%) Finance
10 18 (47.37%) Blue Coat
11 16 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (36.84%) Network Security
12 14 (36.84%) Service Delivery
13 13 (34.21%) Fortinet
14 12 (31.58%) IronPort
14 12 (31.58%) CCNA
15 11 (28.95%) NetScreen
15 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
15 11 (28.95%) Tufin
15 11 (28.95%) Cisco ISE
16 10 (26.32%) CCIE
17 9 (23.68%) DNS
18 8 (21.05%) OSPF
18 8 (21.05%) SIEM
19 7 (18.42%) Hedge funds
19 7 (18.42%) F5
19 7 (18.42%) JNCIS
19 7 (18.42%) JNCIP
19 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
19 7 (18.42%) Identity Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (36.84%) Network Security
5 11 (28.95%) NetScreen
5 11 (28.95%) Cisco ISE
6 9 (23.68%) DNS
7 8 (21.05%) OSPF
8 7 (18.42%) Wireless
9 5 (13.16%) BGP
9 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
9 5 (13.16%) TACACS
9 5 (13.16%) VPN
9 5 (13.16%) WAN
10 4 (10.53%) DHCP
11 3 (7.89%) LAN
11 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
11 3 (7.89%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Consultant
2 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Security Consultant
4 11 (28.95%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (28.95%) Security Technical Consultant
5 9 (23.68%) Security Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Security Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 2 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
10 2 (5.26%) Architect
10 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Hedge funds
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 8 (21.05%) SIEM
3 7 (18.42%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) Network Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Perl
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (63.16%) CCNP
3 21 (55.26%) CCSA
4 12 (31.58%) CCNA
5 10 (26.32%) CCIE
6 7 (18.42%) JNCIS
6 7 (18.42%) JNCIP
7 6 (15.79%) CISSP
8 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 4 (10.53%) CCDP
10 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
11 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
11 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
11 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (5.26%) CCDA
11 2 (5.26%) CCSP
11 2 (5.26%) CCIP
12 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (89.47%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) Juniper
4 18 (47.37%) Blue Coat
5 13 (34.21%) Fortinet
6 12 (31.58%) IronPort
7 11 (28.95%) Tufin
8 7 (18.42%) F5
9 5 (13.16%) VMware
10 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
11 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
11 2 (5.26%) Avaya
11 2 (5.26%) EMC
12 1 (2.63%) McAfee
12 1 (2.63%) Websense
12 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (2.63%) Brocade
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £77,200 per annum (£70k basic + £7,200 TA) + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago