The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.80% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
CCSE
Northern Ireland

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

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 35.44% 48.62% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 31
Average salary £30,500 £26,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.09% -32.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £18,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,750 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

CCSE
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

CCSE Salary Trend in County Antrim

CCSE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) IPv6
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint