The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.46% +13.88%
CCSE
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
348 370 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.36% 27.47% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 229 248 195
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCSE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CCSE
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) CCSA
3 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Online Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) LPIC
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (22.22%) RHCE
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) CISSP

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Check Point Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Online Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCSA
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) LPIC
3 2 (22.22%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) F5