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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / East of England
Rank 209 226 251
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 36 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 2.11% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 10
Median salary £62,500 £58,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%

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
1653 1992 2187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.06% 28.99% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1535 1734
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +8 29 £55,000 -5.98%
Hertfordshire +4 6 £80,000 +23.07%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £46,000 -6.12%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 47 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 45 (95.74%) CCNP
3 43 (91.49%) CCSA
3 43 (91.49%) Network Security
4 41 (87.23%) Firewall
5 39 (82.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (80.85%) WAN
7 35 (74.47%) LAN
8 33 (70.21%) OSPF
8 33 (70.21%) BGP
8 33 (70.21%) Spanning Tree
9 30 (63.83%) CCDP
10 25 (53.19%) Data Centre
11 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
12 20 (42.55%) MS Visio
12 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
12 20 (42.55%) Network Management
13 16 (34.04%) Presales
14 12 (25.53%) tcpdump
14 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
14 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
15 11 (23.40%) CCIE
16 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
17 7 (14.89%) F5
17 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Storage
18 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 20 (42.55%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) Network Security
2 41 (87.23%) Firewall
3 39 (82.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 38 (80.85%) WAN
5 35 (74.47%) LAN
6 33 (70.21%) BGP
6 33 (70.21%) OSPF
6 33 (70.21%) Spanning Tree
7 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
7 12 (25.53%) tcpdump
7 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (12.77%) BIG-IP
9 6 (12.77%) MPLS
10 3 (6.38%) SAN
11 2 (4.26%) DNS
11 2 (4.26%) VPN
12 1 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Consultant
1 34 (72.34%) Network Consultant
2 33 (70.21%) Network Security Consultant
2 33 (70.21%) Security Consultant
3 21 (44.68%) Security Engineer
4 20 (42.55%) Network Engineer
5 19 (40.43%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Check Point Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
3 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.38%) iSeries
6 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
1 3 (6.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
1 20 (42.55%) Network Management
2 16 (34.04%) Presales
3 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.38%) Data Encryption
4 3 (6.38%) Data Management
4 3 (6.38%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (6.38%) High Availability
4 3 (6.38%) Information Management
4 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.13%) Line Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (95.74%) CCNP
3 43 (91.49%) CCSA
4 30 (63.83%) CCDP
5 11 (23.40%) CCIE
6 6 (12.77%) JNCIA
7 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (6.38%) CCMSE
8 3 (6.38%) CCNA
8 3 (6.38%) CCSM
8 3 (6.38%) VCAP
8 3 (6.38%) VCDX
8 3 (6.38%) VCP5
8 3 (6.38%) VCP6
9 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.13%) CISSP
10 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) GPG13
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) F5
4 6 (12.77%) CA
4 6 (12.77%) Juniper
4 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
5 4 (8.51%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire