The first table below looks at the demand for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 103 80 111
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 0.79% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
345 254 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.40% 26.10% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 255 207 278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CCSE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Essex

CCSE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 6 £50,000 -
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 8 (100.00%) Imperva
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 8 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 8 (100.00%) Imperva
1 8 (100.00%) F5