The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 194 161 199
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +38
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 4 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.75% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 2.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £71,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
CCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1365 1173 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.76% 32.58% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 965 1298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Hampshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Hampshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
Eastleigh - 3 £50,000 -
Southampton -6 1 £70,000 +75.00% 1
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) CCSA
5 9 (64.29%) CCNA
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (35.71%) Network Security
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (35.71%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
8 4 (28.57%) Firmware
8 4 (28.57%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) HNC
8 4 (28.57%) Change Control
9 3 (21.43%) Junos
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) LAN
9 3 (21.43%) MPLS
9 3 (21.43%) OSPF
9 3 (21.43%) BGP
9 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (21.43%) JNCIA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) Junos
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) SSH
6 2 (14.29%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) FirePass
7 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 10 (71.43%) CCSA
4 9 (64.29%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) HNC
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
6 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) CEH
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (7.14%) CCIE
8 1 (7.14%) CCDP
8 1 (7.14%) CCDE
8 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Websense
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki