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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 732 806 764
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -42
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 129 145 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 131
Median salary £55,000 £58,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
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
22064 27563 30007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.82% 27.17% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17549 22051 24221
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +92 39 £40,000 -33.33%
London +35 36 £55,000 -8.33% 4
East of England +11 33 £55,000 -5.98% 4
West Midlands -5 6 £38,500 +79.06%
North West -10 6 - - 2
Yorkshire +8 3 £55,000 +22.22%
CCSE
UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 276 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 255 (92.39%) Firewall
3 251 (90.94%) Cisco
4 226 (81.88%) Cisco Certification
5 195 (70.65%) CCNP
6 139 (50.36%) CCSA
7 138 (50.00%) Network Security
8 123 (44.57%) CCNA
9 103 (37.32%) Cisco ASA
10 93 (33.70%) F5
11 91 (32.97%) VPN
12 85 (30.80%) LAN
13 72 (26.09%) ITIL
14 71 (25.72%) WAN
14 71 (25.72%) Cisco Nexus
15 62 (22.46%) Check Point Certification
16 61 (22.10%) Data Centre
16 61 (22.10%) Palo Alto
17 56 (20.29%) CCIE
18 53 (19.20%) Juniper
19 49 (17.75%) Finance
19 49 (17.75%) OSPF
20 48 (17.39%) Extreme Networks
21 47 (17.03%) Change Control
21 47 (17.03%) CCSP
22 45 (16.30%) BGP
23 42 (15.22%) CCDP
24 41 (14.86%) Presales
25 39 (14.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 38 (13.77%) Kalman Filter

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 6 (2.17%) IIS
1 6 (2.17%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.72%) Apache
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (6.16%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.54%) MS Office
4 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.81%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 255 (92.39%) Firewall
2 138 (50.00%) Network Security
3 103 (37.32%) Cisco ASA
4 91 (32.97%) VPN
5 85 (30.80%) LAN
6 71 (25.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 71 (25.72%) WAN
7 49 (17.75%) OSPF
8 45 (16.30%) BGP
9 39 (14.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 37 (13.41%) Wireless
11 35 (12.68%) MPLS
11 35 (12.68%) TCP/IP
12 30 (10.87%) IP Telephony
13 29 (10.51%) Cisco PIX
14 28 (10.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 28 (10.14%) Spanning Tree
14 28 (10.14%) VLAN
15 24 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (8.70%) ExtremeXOS
General
1 49 (17.75%) Finance
2 20 (7.25%) Retail
3 18 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (4.71%) Banking
4 13 (4.71%) Legal
5 8 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.17%) Law
7 4 (1.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (30.07%) Network Engineer
2 77 (27.90%) Consultant
3 73 (26.45%) Security Engineer
4 61 (22.10%) Security Consultant
5 55 (19.93%) Network Consultant
6 52 (18.84%) Support Engineer
7 50 (18.12%) Network Security Consultant
8 46 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 33 (11.96%) Senior Network Engineer
10 32 (11.59%) Data Engineer
11 28 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
11 28 (10.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 27 (9.78%) Senior Security Engineer
13 24 (8.70%) Network Support
14 21 (7.61%) Analyst
15 20 (7.25%) Check Point Support
16 17 (6.16%) Cisco Support
17 16 (5.80%) Network Analyst
17 16 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
17 16 (5.80%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.36%) REST
2 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (22.10%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.80%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (3.26%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.26%) Private Cloud
5 9 (3.26%) RSA SecurID
6 8 (2.90%) Clustering
7 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.81%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.45%) iPad
11 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.09%) iSeries
11 3 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.72%) IVR
13 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.71%) Windows
2 12 (4.35%) Linux
3 11 (3.99%) Unix
4 2 (0.72%) CentOS
4 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.09%) ITIL
2 47 (17.03%) Change Control
3 41 (14.86%) Presales
4 38 (13.77%) Kalman Filter
5 34 (12.32%) Load Balancing
6 30 (10.87%) Network Design
7 26 (9.42%) SIEM
8 25 (9.06%) Network Management
9 22 (7.97%) High Availability
10 18 (6.52%) Security Management
11 17 (6.16%) Coaching
11 17 (6.16%) Security Operations
12 13 (4.71%) ITIL V3
12 13 (4.71%) Network Architecture
12 13 (4.71%) Web Filtering
13 12 (4.35%) Information Security
13 12 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
14 11 (3.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (3.99%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (3.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.72%) Python
2 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 226 (81.88%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (70.65%) CCNP
3 139 (50.36%) CCSA
4 123 (44.57%) CCNA
5 62 (22.46%) Check Point Certification
6 56 (20.29%) CCIE
7 47 (17.03%) CCSP
8 42 (15.22%) CCDP
9 29 (10.51%) Security Cleared
10 28 (10.14%) JNCIP
10 28 (10.14%) SC Cleared
11 24 (8.70%) JNCIS
12 19 (6.88%) CISSP
13 13 (4.71%) Degree
14 12 (4.35%) JNCIA
15 9 (3.26%) CCDA
15 9 (3.26%) CCMSE
15 9 (3.26%) CISM
16 7 (2.54%) CISA
16 7 (2.54%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (5.07%) SLA
2 11 (3.99%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.90%) GPG13
4 4 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.33%) Firmware
2 14 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.17%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.81%) Xen
5 4 (1.45%) Snort
6 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.72%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.36%) Cacti
3 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
3 1 (0.36%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 276 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 251 (90.94%) Cisco
3 93 (33.70%) F5
4 61 (22.10%) Palo Alto
5 53 (19.20%) Juniper
6 48 (17.39%) Extreme Networks
7 33 (11.96%) Fortinet
8 28 (10.14%) Sourcefire
9 27 (9.78%) VMware
10 26 (9.42%) Microsoft
11 25 (9.06%) Blue Coat
12 20 (7.25%) Splunk
13 18 (6.52%) Forcepoint
13 18 (6.52%) Riverbed
14 16 (5.80%) SolarWinds
15 15 (5.43%) Proofpoint
16 14 (5.07%) LogRhythm
17 12 (4.35%) HP
18 10 (3.62%) Intel Security
19 7 (2.54%) Brocade
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