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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 241 240 256
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 18 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
2280 2253 2383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.20% 31.99% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1813 1759 1964
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 14 £48,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -12 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Essex -16 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (90.91%) CCNP
3 20 (90.91%) Network Security
4 19 (86.36%) CCSA
5 18 (81.82%) WAN
6 17 (77.27%) CCDP
6 17 (77.27%) Firewall
7 16 (72.73%) LAN
8 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
9 13 (59.09%) OSPF
9 13 (59.09%) BGP
9 13 (59.09%) MS Visio
9 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
9 13 (59.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (50.00%) Network Management
11 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
12 7 (31.82%) CCNA
12 7 (31.82%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
14 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
15 3 (13.64%) VCP4
15 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
15 3 (13.64%) F5
15 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
15 3 (13.64%) Juniper
16 2 (9.09%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Visio
2 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Network Security
2 18 (81.82%) WAN
3 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 16 (72.73%) LAN
5 13 (59.09%) OSPF
5 13 (59.09%) BGP
5 13 (59.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
8 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
9 2 (9.09%) MPLS
10 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Consultant
2 14 (63.64%) Network Consultant
3 12 (54.55%) Network Security Consultant
3 12 (54.55%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
1 13 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) SIEM
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) CCNP
3 19 (86.36%) CCSA
4 17 (77.27%) CCDP
5 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 7 (31.82%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (13.64%) VCP4
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) CCDA
8 1 (4.55%) CCIE
8 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
8 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
8 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
8 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
4 3 (13.64%) F5
4 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
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