The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 244 234 274
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.015% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.048% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
CCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2275 2078 2725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.32% 30.57% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1594 2252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCSE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

CCSE Salary Trend in the East of England

CCSE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in the East of England

CCSE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 7 £52,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) LAN
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (96.15%) Network Security
3 23 (88.46%) Firewall
4 21 (80.77%) CCSA
5 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
6 17 (65.38%) Cisco
7 12 (46.15%) CCNP
7 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (42.31%) CCDP
8 11 (42.31%) Network Management
9 10 (38.46%) Windows
9 10 (38.46%) VPN
9 10 (38.46%) SSL
9 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (38.46%) Wireless
9 10 (38.46%) IPsec
9 10 (38.46%) SSH
9 10 (38.46%) Sourcefire
9 10 (38.46%) PKI
10 9 (34.62%) OSPF
10 9 (34.62%) BGP
10 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
12 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
13 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 4 (15.38%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (15.38%) Wireshark

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) LAN
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 25 (96.15%) Network Security
3 23 (88.46%) Firewall
4 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) VPN
5 10 (38.46%) SSL
5 10 (38.46%) Wireless
5 10 (38.46%) IPsec
5 10 (38.46%) SSH
6 9 (34.62%) OSPF
6 9 (34.62%) BGP
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
7 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
2 15 (57.69%) Security Consultant
2 15 (57.69%) Network Consultant
2 15 (57.69%) Network Security Consultant
3 12 (46.15%) Security Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Network Management
2 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CCSA
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (42.31%) CCDP
4 4 (15.38%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) Sourcefire
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
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