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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
UK / England
Rank 708 739 690
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -49
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 132 179 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.70% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 71 116 172
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +0.50%

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
19886 25711 27295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.17% 27.85% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15846 20798 21984
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +66 37 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England +16 35 £60,000 +2.56%
London +26 29 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North West -6 17 £32,500 -
West Midlands +5 10 £28,000 -41.05% 3
CCSE
UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 208 (87.03%) Cisco
2 208 (87.03%) Firewall
3 192 (80.33%) Cisco Certification
4 161 (67.36%) CCNP
5 148 (61.92%) Network Security
6 133 (55.65%) CCSA
7 84 (35.15%) LAN
8 80 (33.47%) CCNA
8 80 (33.47%) F5
9 75 (31.38%) Cisco ASA
10 73 (30.54%) Data Centre
11 70 (29.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 65 (27.20%) WAN
13 60 (25.10%) CCIE
14 58 (24.27%) VPN
15 56 (23.43%) Palo Alto
16 52 (21.76%) Fortinet
17 49 (20.50%) OSPF
17 49 (20.50%) ITIL
17 49 (20.50%) Juniper
18 44 (18.41%) BGP
18 44 (18.41%) Check Point Certification
18 44 (18.41%) CCSP
19 43 (17.99%) Finance
19 43 (17.99%) Presales
20 42 (17.57%) Microsoft
21 41 (17.15%) CCDP
22 40 (16.74%) Spanning Tree
23 39 (16.32%) 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 5 (2.09%) IIS
2 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (13.81%) MS Visio
2 17 (7.11%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.28%) MS Office
4 13 (5.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 208 (87.03%) Firewall
2 148 (61.92%) Network Security
3 84 (35.15%) LAN
4 75 (31.38%) Cisco ASA
5 70 (29.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 65 (27.20%) WAN
7 58 (24.27%) VPN
8 49 (20.50%) OSPF
9 44 (18.41%) BGP
10 40 (16.74%) Spanning Tree
11 28 (11.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 26 (10.88%) MPLS
12 26 (10.88%) TCP/IP
12 26 (10.88%) Wireless
13 24 (10.04%) Cisco PIX
14 22 (9.21%) Internet
15 20 (8.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 18 (7.53%) BIG-IP
16 18 (7.53%) IP Telephony
17 17 (7.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.84%) SQL Server
General
1 43 (17.99%) Finance
2 26 (10.88%) Retail
3 25 (10.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (4.18%) Legal
5 7 (2.93%) Banking
5 7 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.67%) Billing
7 4 (1.67%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (36.40%) Consultant
2 81 (33.89%) Security Engineer
3 73 (30.54%) Security Consultant
4 67 (28.03%) Network Consultant
5 62 (25.94%) Network Engineer
6 61 (25.52%) Network Security Consultant
7 50 (20.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 40 (16.74%) Support Engineer
9 28 (11.72%) Senior Security Engineer
10 21 (8.79%) Check Point Support
11 20 (8.37%) Cisco Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Juniper Engineer
13 15 (6.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 13 (5.44%) Cisco Support
15 12 (5.02%) Data Engineer
16 11 (4.60%) Architect
16 11 (4.60%) Check Point Consultant
16 11 (4.60%) Senior Network Engineer
17 10 (4.18%) Network Support
18 9 (3.77%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 73 (30.54%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (5.02%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.35%) Clustering
6 7 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.26%) iPad
9 3 (1.26%) iSeries
10 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.42%) IVR
11 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.95%) Linux
2 17 (7.11%) Windows
3 12 (5.02%) Unix
4 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.50%) ITIL
2 43 (17.99%) Presales
3 39 (16.32%) Kalman Filter
4 33 (13.81%) Load Balancing
5 31 (12.97%) Network Design
6 29 (12.13%) Network Management
7 27 (11.30%) Security Management
8 25 (10.46%) Change Control
9 20 (8.37%) Information Security
10 19 (7.95%) Security Operations
11 16 (6.69%) SIEM
12 15 (6.28%) ITIL V3
13 14 (5.86%) Content Management
14 13 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (5.44%) Risk Management
14 13 (5.44%) Web Filtering
15 11 (4.60%) Problem Management
16 10 (4.18%) DDoS Mitigation
17 9 (3.77%) Coaching
18 8 (3.35%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.93%) SQL
2 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 192 (80.33%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (67.36%) CCNP
3 133 (55.65%) CCSA
4 80 (33.47%) CCNA
5 60 (25.10%) CCIE
6 44 (18.41%) CCSP
6 44 (18.41%) Check Point Certification
7 41 (17.15%) CCDP
8 25 (10.46%) JNCIS
9 16 (6.69%) CISSP
10 14 (5.86%) JNCIA
10 14 (5.86%) JNCIP
10 14 (5.86%) Security Cleared
11 11 (4.60%) SC Cleared
12 10 (4.18%) Degree
13 9 (3.77%) CCMSE
13 9 (3.77%) CISA
14 8 (3.35%) CISM
15 5 (2.09%) JNCIE
15 5 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.53%) SLA
2 8 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.09%) GPG13
3 5 (2.09%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.86%) ProxySG
2 13 (5.44%) Firmware
3 9 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.67%) Xen
5 3 (1.26%) Snort
6 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (12.55%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.84%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.84%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 239 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 208 (87.03%) Cisco
3 80 (33.47%) F5
4 56 (23.43%) Palo Alto
5 52 (21.76%) Fortinet
6 49 (20.50%) Juniper
7 42 (17.57%) Microsoft
8 28 (11.72%) Extreme Networks
8 28 (11.72%) HP
9 26 (10.88%) Blue Coat
9 26 (10.88%) Sourcefire
9 26 (10.88%) Splunk
10 20 (8.37%) Intel Security
11 19 (7.95%) Riverbed
12 18 (7.53%) Proofpoint
13 17 (7.11%) VMware
14 14 (5.86%) Imperva
14 14 (5.86%) TippingPoint
15 13 (5.44%) Forcepoint
16 11 (4.60%) SolarWinds
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