The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 253 264 270
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 29 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.43%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2635 2478 2869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.13% 28.56% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2109 2058 2338
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 14 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -7 9 £54,000 +20.00% 2
Essex -20 6 £50,000 -13.04%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 29 (90.63%) CCNP
3 25 (78.13%) Firewall
4 23 (71.88%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (43.75%) TACACS
6 13 (40.63%) Network Security
7 12 (37.50%) CCSA
8 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
8 11 (34.38%) F5
8 11 (34.38%) OSPF
8 11 (34.38%) BGP
9 10 (31.25%) Citrix
10 9 (28.13%) NetScreen
10 9 (28.13%) BIG-IP
11 8 (25.00%) VMware
11 8 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (25.00%) Infoblox
11 8 (25.00%) Imperva
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
11 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
11 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.00%) DHCP
11 8 (25.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (43.75%) TACACS
4 13 (40.63%) Network Security
5 11 (34.38%) OSPF
5 11 (34.38%) BGP
6 9 (28.13%) NetScreen
6 9 (28.13%) BIG-IP
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (25.00%) DMVPN
7 8 (25.00%) DNS
7 8 (25.00%) DHCP
7 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (21.88%) LAN
8 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 4 (12.50%) VPN
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (9.38%) MPLS
11 1 (3.13%) FirePass
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Security Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.38%) Fault Management
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (90.63%) CCNP
3 12 (37.50%) CCSA
4 6 (18.75%) CCDP
5 5 (15.63%) CCNA
5 5 (15.63%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (12.50%) CCDA
7 3 (9.38%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCSPA
8 1 (3.13%) CCIP
8 1 (3.13%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
2 11 (34.38%) F5
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 8 (25.00%) Imperva
5 7 (21.88%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) Nokia
7 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
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