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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 80 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.70% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
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
234 377 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.85% 26.07% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 138 245 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
2 19 (95.00%) CCNP
2 19 (95.00%) Retail
3 18 (90.00%) CCSA
4 17 (85.00%) Firewall
5 16 (80.00%) Fortinet
5 16 (80.00%) Finance
6 15 (75.00%) FortiGate
6 15 (75.00%) Splunk
6 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
6 15 (75.00%) CCSP
6 15 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (25.00%) F5
8 4 (20.00%) CCMSE
8 4 (20.00%) CCSM
9 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
9 3 (15.00%) CCDP
9 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 2 (10.00%) OSPF
10 2 (10.00%) BGP
10 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (5.00%) Coaching

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (5.00%) TACACS
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 19 (95.00%) Retail
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Consultant
1 15 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 15 (75.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 15 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) CCNP
3 18 (90.00%) CCSA
4 15 (75.00%) CCSP
5 4 (20.00%) CCMSE
5 4 (20.00%) CCSM
6 3 (15.00%) CCDP
7 1 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (5.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 15 (75.00%) Splunk
4 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (25.00%) F5