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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 240 262 253
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 25 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.10% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £41,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2358 2397 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.06% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1916 1829
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +20 25 £52,500 +50.00%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) CCNP
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 42 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 41 (97.62%) Cisco
3 37 (88.10%) CCDP
3 37 (88.10%) CCSA
3 37 (88.10%) Network Security
4 33 (78.57%) WAN
5 31 (73.81%) LAN
6 30 (71.43%) Firewall
7 29 (69.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (61.90%) Load Balancing
8 26 (61.90%) BGP
9 25 (59.52%) OSPF
9 25 (59.52%) Spanning Tree
10 22 (52.38%) Data Centre
11 18 (42.86%) Network Management
12 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
13 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
13 16 (38.10%) MS Visio
13 16 (38.10%) Check Point Certification
13 16 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (38.10%) tcpdump
13 16 (38.10%) Wireshark
14 12 (28.57%) CCNA
15 11 (26.19%) F5
16 10 (23.81%) CCDA
17 4 (9.52%) Sourcefire
17 4 (9.52%) LogRhythm
18 3 (7.14%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (38.10%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Network Security
2 33 (78.57%) WAN
3 31 (73.81%) LAN
4 30 (71.43%) Firewall
5 29 (69.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 26 (61.90%) BGP
7 25 (59.52%) Spanning Tree
7 25 (59.52%) OSPF
8 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
9 16 (38.10%) Wireshark
9 16 (38.10%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Consultant
2 25 (59.52%) Network Consultant
3 22 (52.38%) Security Consultant
4 19 (45.24%) Network Security Consultant
5 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Security Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Network Implementation Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) AWS Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Network Design Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Network Technical Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Load Balancing
2 18 (42.86%) Network Management
3 16 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.14%) Network Design
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) CCNP
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (88.10%) CCDP
2 37 (88.10%) CCSA
3 16 (38.10%) Check Point Certification
4 12 (28.57%) CCNA
5 10 (23.81%) CCDA
6 3 (7.14%) CCIP
7 2 (4.76%) CCIE
7 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.76%) JNCIE
7 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 41 (97.62%) Cisco
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) F5
5 4 (9.52%) LogRhythm
5 4 (9.52%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.76%) Juniper