The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 141 151 133
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.17% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.57% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
CCSE
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
685 706 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.30% 30.75% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 521 535 619
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Stevenage - 1 £65,000 -
Watford - 1 £57,500 -
CCSE
East of England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CCSA
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) F5
4 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) CCDA
4 4 (50.00%) CCDP
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) CCSP
5 3 (37.50%) IPv4
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Private Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCSA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) CCDA
3 4 (50.00%) CCDP
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) CCSP
4 3 (37.50%) JNCIE
4 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
5 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
4 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya