The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 77 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 24 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.23% 0.51% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
338 241 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.47% 24.62% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 293 203 351
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCSE
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Kent

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Kent

CCSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 10 £42,500 -
West Malling - 8 £71,750 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) CCNP
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 23 (85.19%) Firewall
4 18 (66.67%) Finance
4 18 (66.67%) CCNA
5 15 (55.56%) VPN
6 14 (51.85%) Juniper
7 12 (44.44%) JNCIP
8 11 (40.74%) JNCIS
9 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
10 9 (33.33%) CCSA
10 9 (33.33%) CCDA
10 9 (33.33%) CCDP
10 9 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (33.33%) CCIE
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL
11 8 (29.63%) WAN
11 8 (29.63%) Wireless
11 8 (29.63%) Firmware
11 8 (29.63%) IP Telephony
11 8 (29.63%) Network Security
11 8 (29.63%) Aruba
11 8 (29.63%) Coaching
11 8 (29.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (29.63%) Change Control

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (29.63%) ExtremeXOS
4 8 (29.63%) IP Telephony
4 8 (29.63%) Network Security
4 8 (29.63%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) Wireless
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.93%) MPLS
5 7 (25.93%) OSPF
6 6 (22.22%) IPv4
7 5 (18.52%) IPsec
7 5 (18.52%) SSL
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) VXLAN
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Network Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Network Design Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Change Control
1 8 (29.63%) Coaching
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design
3 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CCNP
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNA
3 12 (44.44%) JNCIP
4 11 (40.74%) JNCIS
5 9 (33.33%) CCDA
5 9 (33.33%) CCDP
5 9 (33.33%) CCIE
5 9 (33.33%) CCSA
5 9 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (22.22%) CCSP
7 4 (14.81%) JNCIE
7 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) Juniper
4 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 8 (29.63%) Aruba
5 8 (29.63%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint