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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 656 695 740
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +45
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 225 204 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.69% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 157 104
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
27700 29685 27680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.15% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22226 23429 22563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +56 88 £57,500 +4.54% 7
South East -22 61 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Yorkshire +19 51 £45,000 - 6
East of England +22 25 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands -13 4 - -
South West -10 3 £36,000 -44.61% 1
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UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 513 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 475 (92.59%) Cisco
3 433 (84.41%) Firewall
4 402 (78.36%) Cisco Certification
5 352 (68.62%) CCSA
6 286 (55.75%) CCNP
7 256 (49.90%) Cisco ASA
8 201 (39.18%) Juniper
9 175 (34.11%) Network Security
10 156 (30.41%) CCIE
11 150 (29.24%) F5
12 135 (26.32%) CCNA
13 133 (25.93%) Cisco PIX
14 129 (25.15%) Cisco Nexus
15 120 (23.39%) NetScreen
16 114 (22.22%) Blue Coat
17 109 (21.25%) Finance
18 108 (21.05%) Data Centre
19 100 (19.49%) BGP
20 93 (18.13%) WAN
21 92 (17.93%) Fortinet
22 90 (17.54%) LAN
23 83 (16.18%) CCDP
24 77 (15.01%) TCP/IP
25 76 (14.81%) ITIL
26 75 (14.62%) IronPort
27 73 (14.23%) Security Cleared
27 73 (14.23%) Tufin
28 72 (14.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
29 71 (13.84%) Banking

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (0.58%) CMS
1 3 (0.58%) Lync
2 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 433 (84.41%) Firewall
2 256 (49.90%) Cisco ASA
3 175 (34.11%) Network Security
4 133 (25.93%) Cisco PIX
5 129 (25.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 120 (23.39%) NetScreen
7 100 (19.49%) BGP
8 93 (18.13%) WAN
9 90 (17.54%) LAN
10 77 (15.01%) TCP/IP
11 72 (14.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 70 (13.65%) OSPF
13 62 (12.09%) Cisco ISE
14 61 (11.89%) DNS
15 52 (10.14%) SNMP
16 48 (9.36%) FWSM
17 46 (8.97%) DHCP
18 45 (8.77%) MPLS
19 44 (8.58%) Spanning Tree
20 43 (8.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) GCC
General
1 109 (21.25%) Finance
2 71 (13.84%) Banking
3 40 (7.80%) Retail
4 32 (6.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.97%) Advertising
6 3 (0.58%) Games
7 2 (0.39%) Billing
7 2 (0.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 128 (24.95%) Consultant
2 124 (24.17%) Network Engineer
3 110 (21.44%) Security Consultant
4 74 (14.42%) Security Engineer
5 59 (11.50%) Senior Consultant
6 58 (11.31%) Senior Security Consultant
7 49 (9.55%) Network Security Engineer
8 47 (9.16%) Network Consultant
9 46 (8.97%) Network Specialist
10 45 (8.77%) Security Specialist
11 44 (8.58%) Administrator
11 44 (8.58%) Network Security Specialist
11 44 (8.58%) Firewall Administrator
12 36 (7.02%) Analyst
13 35 (6.82%) Firewall Consultant
14 33 (6.43%) Senior Network Engineer
15 31 (6.04%) Network Security Consultant
16 30 (5.85%) Firewall Engineer
17 28 (5.46%) Technical Consultant
18 25 (4.87%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.99%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.19%) .NET
2 1 (0.19%) CSS
2 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 56 (10.92%) Online Banking
3 54 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.12%) PMI
6 11 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.36%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.17%) PKI
10 3 (0.58%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.58%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.39%) Clustering
11 2 (0.39%) IPTV
11 2 (0.39%) CMDB
12 1 (0.19%) SecurID
12 1 (0.19%) BYOD
12 1 (0.19%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.29%) Windows
2 12 (2.34%) Linux
3 6 (1.17%) UNIX
4 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (14.81%) ITIL
2 67 (13.06%) Load Balancing
3 53 (10.33%) Mentoring
4 45 (8.77%) Service Delivery
5 42 (8.19%) Network Management
6 41 (7.99%) Project Management
7 28 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (5.46%) Network Design
8 25 (4.87%) SIEM
9 24 (4.68%) Change Control
10 19 (3.70%) Information Security
11 18 (3.51%) Problem Management
12 16 (3.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (2.73%) Incident Management
13 14 (2.73%) Change Management
14 13 (2.53%) ITIL V3
15 11 (2.14%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (1.95%) BCP
16 10 (1.95%) CRM
16 10 (1.95%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.34%) SQL
2 10 (1.95%) Perl
2 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 402 (78.36%) Cisco Certification
2 352 (68.62%) CCSA
3 286 (55.75%) CCNP
4 156 (30.41%) CCIE
5 135 (26.32%) CCNA
6 83 (16.18%) CCDP
7 73 (14.23%) Security Cleared
8 65 (12.67%) JNCIS
9 61 (11.89%) JNCIP
10 52 (10.14%) Check Point Certification
11 40 (7.80%) SC Cleared
12 32 (6.24%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (5.26%) CISSP
13 27 (5.26%) CCDA
14 23 (4.48%) JNCIE
15 20 (3.90%) Degree
16 17 (3.31%) MCSE
16 17 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (3.12%) PMI Certification
18 15 (2.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.02%) SLA
2 22 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.58%) GPG13
4 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.36%) ProxySG
4 5 (0.97%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.97%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) XenApp
5 4 (0.78%) Snort
6 3 (0.58%) Squid
6 3 (0.58%) XenServer
7 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.73%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (0.97%) vMotion
4 4 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.58%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.39%) OpenView
6 2 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.19%) Nessus
7 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 513 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 475 (92.59%) Cisco
3 201 (39.18%) Juniper
4 150 (29.24%) F5
5 114 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 92 (17.93%) Fortinet
7 75 (14.62%) IronPort
8 73 (14.23%) Tufin
9 45 (8.77%) Nokia
10 42 (8.19%) Microsoft
11 31 (6.04%) HP
12 28 (5.46%) Citrix
13 23 (4.48%) VMware
14 17 (3.31%) Kaspersky
15 13 (2.53%) Riverbed
16 12 (2.34%) WatchGuard
17 11 (2.14%) SolarWinds
18 10 (1.95%) Splunk
18 10 (1.95%) LogRhythm
18 10 (1.95%) Computacenter
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £36,000 to £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £50500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago