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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 192 164 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 7 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.18% 0.61% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 1.87% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 13
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £72,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1511 1230 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.94% 32.51% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 997 1336
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 18 September 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
Basingstoke +2 4 £50,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £46,250 -
Fareham - 1 - -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (86.67%) CCNP
2 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) CCSA
4 9 (60.00%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (26.67%) Network Security
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) HNC
8 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 4 (26.67%) Firmware
8 4 (26.67%) F5
8 4 (26.67%) Change Control
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (13.33%) Wireless
10 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (13.33%) Information Security
10 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
10 2 (13.33%) Service Management
10 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (13.33%) SSH
10 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) SSH
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) WLAN
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) Junos
9 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
9 1 (6.67%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) CCSA
3 9 (60.00%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) HNC
5 2 (13.33%) CEH
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
5 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Meraki
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Websense
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds