The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 707 665 795
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +130
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 208 256 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 142 188 78
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
CCSE
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26251 27416 26081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.75% 27.59% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21260 22063 20747
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCSE
Salary Trend in England

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

CCSE Salary Trend in England

CCSE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in England

CCSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
London -12 56 £52,500 +5.00% 9
South East -9 53 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East of England +34 48 £58,500 +17.00% 11
Yorkshire -38 21 £46,250 -7.50% 3
North West +25 10 - -
West Midlands -29 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South West +3 4 £30,000 -53.84% 2
North East - 1 £30,000 -
CCSE
UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 364 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 332 (91.21%) Cisco
3 306 (84.07%) Firewall
4 295 (81.04%) Cisco Certification
5 239 (65.66%) CCNP
6 218 (59.89%) CCSA
7 167 (45.88%) Network Security
8 142 (39.01%) F5
9 136 (37.36%) Cisco ASA
10 116 (31.87%) WAN
11 111 (30.49%) Juniper
12 110 (30.22%) CCNA
12 110 (30.22%) CCDP
13 105 (28.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 102 (28.02%) LAN
15 82 (22.53%) CCIE
16 75 (20.60%) Load Balancing
17 73 (20.05%) Cisco PIX
18 71 (19.51%) VPN
19 65 (17.86%) Presales
20 57 (15.66%) Palo Alto
21 56 (15.38%) Data Centre
21 56 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 56 (15.38%) Finance
22 50 (13.74%) OSPF
23 49 (13.46%) Wireless
24 46 (12.64%) JNCIP
25 43 (11.81%) Security Cleared
26 39 (10.71%) TCP/IP
26 39 (10.71%) Check Point Certification

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 11 (3.02%) Skype for Business
2 3 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 306 (84.07%) Firewall
2 167 (45.88%) Network Security
3 136 (37.36%) Cisco ASA
4 116 (31.87%) WAN
5 105 (28.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 102 (28.02%) LAN
7 73 (20.05%) Cisco PIX
8 71 (19.51%) VPN
9 56 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 50 (13.74%) OSPF
11 49 (13.46%) Wireless
12 39 (10.71%) TCP/IP
13 33 (9.07%) BGP
14 30 (8.24%) MPLS
15 23 (6.32%) SSL
16 22 (6.04%) tcpdump
16 22 (6.04%) Wireshark
17 18 (4.95%) IPsec
17 18 (4.95%) Spanning Tree
18 16 (4.40%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (15.38%) Finance
2 25 (6.87%) Banking
3 13 (3.57%) Retail
4 7 (1.92%) Advertising
4 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.82%) Law
5 3 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Back Office
6 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 82 (22.53%) Security Engineer
3 72 (19.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 69 (18.96%) Consultant
5 53 (14.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 52 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 51 (14.01%) Senior Network Engineer
8 45 (12.36%) Firewall Engineer
9 44 (12.09%) Check Point Consultant
10 43 (11.81%) Security Consultant
11 42 (11.54%) Network Consultant
12 32 (8.79%) Analyst
12 32 (8.79%) Network Analyst
13 25 (6.87%) Cisco Consultant
13 25 (6.87%) Network Security Consultant
14 24 (6.59%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 23 (6.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 23 (6.32%) Network Security Analyst
15 23 (6.32%) Security Analyst
16 22 (6.04%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.22%) Online Banking
4 14 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.47%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.20%) iPad
7 5 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.37%) PMI
8 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.10%) Replication
9 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) BBC
10 2 (0.55%) PKI
11 1 (0.27%) CESG
11 1 (0.27%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Fintech
11 1 (0.27%) iSeries
11 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.75%) Linux
2 7 (1.92%) Windows
3 4 (1.10%) Unix
4 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (20.60%) Load Balancing
2 65 (17.86%) Presales
3 31 (8.52%) ITIL
4 30 (8.24%) People Management
5 29 (7.97%) Network Management
6 26 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 24 (6.59%) Web Filtering
8 20 (5.49%) Coaching
8 20 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 19 (5.22%) Network Design
10 16 (4.40%) Mentoring
10 16 (4.40%) Network Architecture
10 16 (4.40%) SIEM
11 11 (3.02%) Identity Management
12 10 (2.75%) CRM
12 10 (2.75%) High Availability
12 10 (2.75%) Project Management
12 10 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (2.75%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.65%) Perl
1 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
1 6 (1.65%) SQL
2 3 (0.82%) PHP
3 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 295 (81.04%) Cisco Certification
2 239 (65.66%) CCNP
3 218 (59.89%) CCSA
4 110 (30.22%) CCDP
4 110 (30.22%) CCNA
5 82 (22.53%) CCIE
6 46 (12.64%) JNCIP
7 43 (11.81%) Security Cleared
8 39 (10.71%) Check Point Certification
9 36 (9.89%) SC Cleared
10 33 (9.07%) CCDA
11 29 (7.97%) Degree
12 25 (6.87%) CCSP
13 20 (5.49%) JNCIE
14 17 (4.67%) JNCIS
15 16 (4.40%) JNCIA
16 14 (3.85%) CISSP
17 10 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 9 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.75%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) GPG13
3 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.37%) Firmware
2 5 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.47%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.82%) Nessus
2 3 (0.82%) SCCM
2 3 (0.82%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.82%) SmoothWall
2 3 (0.82%) vMotion
3 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 364 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 332 (91.21%) Cisco
3 142 (39.01%) F5
4 111 (30.49%) Juniper
5 57 (15.66%) Palo Alto
6 34 (9.34%) Microsoft
7 30 (8.24%) Blue Coat
8 25 (6.87%) VMware
9 21 (5.77%) SonicWALL
10 17 (4.67%) Nokia
11 11 (3.02%) Avaya
12 10 (2.75%) Fortinet
13 8 (2.20%) Aruba
13 8 (2.20%) Brocade
13 8 (2.20%) Citrix
13 8 (2.20%) NetIQ
14 7 (1.92%) Forcepoint
14 7 (1.92%) Intel Security
15 6 (1.65%) HP
15 6 (1.65%) Meraki
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Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
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Norfolk
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
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Essex
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