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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 744 719 766
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +47
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 159 235 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 136 141 157
Median salary £53,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £34,700 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
24198 27994 29634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.39% 27.20% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19800 22407 23409
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in England

CCSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +15 51 £42,500 -19.04% 9
London -7 49 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire +10 24 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England +18 16 £59,250 +12.85% 1
West Midlands -1 5 £50,000 - 4
North West - 5 £42,500 -
South West +20 3 £37,500 +3.09%
East Midlands - 1 - -
CCSE
UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 350 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 333 (95.14%) Cisco
3 322 (92.00%) Firewall
4 275 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
5 247 (70.57%) CCNP
6 220 (62.86%) CCSA
7 158 (45.14%) Cisco ASA
8 153 (43.71%) Network Security
8 153 (43.71%) CCNA
9 144 (41.14%) VPN
10 136 (38.86%) F5
11 127 (36.29%) Palo Alto
12 107 (30.57%) WAN
13 106 (30.29%) Juniper
14 96 (27.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 88 (25.14%) LAN
16 85 (24.29%) CCSP
17 83 (23.71%) ITIL
17 83 (23.71%) OSPF
18 75 (21.43%) Security Cleared
19 72 (20.57%) CCDP
20 70 (20.00%) SC Cleared
21 69 (19.71%) CCIE
22 65 (18.57%) JNCIP
23 64 (18.29%) Finance
24 59 (16.86%) BGP
25 57 (16.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 56 (16.00%) MPLS
27 55 (15.71%) Wireless
28 53 (15.14%) Load Balancing

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.29%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.29%) IIS
2 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.86%) Mimecast
2 2 (0.57%) IaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 322 (92.00%) Firewall
2 158 (45.14%) Cisco ASA
3 153 (43.71%) Network Security
4 144 (41.14%) VPN
5 107 (30.57%) WAN
6 96 (27.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 88 (25.14%) LAN
8 83 (23.71%) OSPF
9 59 (16.86%) BGP
10 57 (16.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 56 (16.00%) MPLS
12 55 (15.71%) Wireless
13 52 (14.86%) IPv4
14 49 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 48 (13.71%) VLAN
16 47 (13.43%) EIGRP
17 45 (12.86%) TCP/IP
18 41 (11.71%) Cisco PIX
19 38 (10.86%) Multicast
20 37 (10.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (18.29%) Finance
2 36 (10.29%) Banking
3 7 (2.00%) Billing
4 6 (1.71%) Legal
5 5 (1.43%) Retail
6 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.86%) Law
8 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 179 (51.14%) Network Engineer
2 106 (30.29%) Security Engineer
3 92 (26.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 78 (22.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 67 (19.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 67 (19.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 46 (13.14%) Support Engineer
7 42 (12.00%) Data Engineer
8 41 (11.71%) Consultant
9 39 (11.14%) Architect
10 36 (10.29%) Network Support
11 35 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
12 33 (9.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 33 (9.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 32 (9.14%) Network Support Engineer
14 31 (8.86%) Data Network Engineer
14 31 (8.86%) Security Consultant
15 30 (8.57%) Network Systems Engineer
15 30 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (8.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.29%) REST
2 1 (0.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.86%) RSA SecurID
3 20 (5.71%) iPad
4 18 (5.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.00%) Online Banking
7 13 (3.71%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.57%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.29%) Driving Licence
10 7 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.86%) CESG
11 3 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.57%) Replication
12 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.29%) iSeries
13 1 (0.29%) IVR
13 1 (0.29%) Physics
13 1 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.29%) Unix
1 8 (2.29%) Windows
2 3 (0.86%) Linux
2 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.29%) CentOS
4 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.71%) ITIL
2 53 (15.14%) Load Balancing
3 43 (12.29%) High Availability
4 41 (11.71%) Service Delivery
5 40 (11.43%) SIEM
6 39 (11.14%) Network Management
7 38 (10.86%) Network Design
8 31 (8.86%) Kalman Filter
9 30 (8.57%) Change Control
10 27 (7.71%) ITIL V3
10 27 (7.71%) Presales
11 23 (6.57%) Change Management
12 21 (6.00%) Network Architecture
13 16 (4.57%) Security Architecture
14 15 (4.29%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (4.00%) Coaching
16 13 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
18 10 (2.86%) Mentoring
19 9 (2.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.29%) Python
1 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 275 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 247 (70.57%) CCNP
3 220 (62.86%) CCSA
4 153 (43.71%) CCNA
5 85 (24.29%) CCSP
6 75 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 72 (20.57%) CCDP
8 70 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 69 (19.71%) CCIE
10 65 (18.57%) JNCIP
11 46 (13.14%) Check Point Certification
12 43 (12.29%) CCDA
13 39 (11.14%) JNCIS
14 34 (9.71%) JNCIE
15 29 (8.29%) JNCIA
16 26 (7.43%) Degree
17 15 (4.29%) CISSP
18 7 (2.00%) CCMSE
19 6 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (6.86%) SLA
3 21 (6.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.71%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.43%) GPG13
6 3 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 20 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.57%) Firmware
3 6 (1.71%) vCloud
4 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.57%) Snort
4 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.57%) Xen
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.29%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.29%) Cacti
4 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) Nessus
4 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.29%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 350 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 333 (95.14%) Cisco
3 136 (38.86%) F5
4 127 (36.29%) Palo Alto
5 106 (30.29%) Juniper
6 50 (14.29%) VMware
7 33 (9.43%) Fortinet
8 27 (7.71%) Extreme Networks
9 26 (7.43%) Blue Coat
10 16 (4.57%) Aruba
10 16 (4.57%) Microsoft
10 16 (4.57%) Sourcefire
11 14 (4.00%) HP
11 14 (4.00%) Intel Security
11 14 (4.00%) SolarWinds
12 11 (3.14%) Avaya
12 11 (3.14%) LogRhythm
13 9 (2.57%) Citrix
13 9 (2.57%) Forcepoint
13 9 (2.57%) Meraki
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + on-call
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Marlow or Manchester
Softcat
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago