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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East / Kent
Rank 89 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 0.19% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 0.62% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £67,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.43% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £37,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £37,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +0.50%

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
176 321 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.15% 30.78% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 276 240
Median salary £43,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,675
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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
West Malling - 2 £67,500 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) CCNP
1 28 (100.00%) CCNA
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (92.86%) ITIL
2 26 (92.86%) Extreme Networks
3 24 (85.71%) Change Control
4 21 (75.00%) Check Point Certification
5 18 (64.29%) IP Telephony
6 15 (53.57%) VPN
6 15 (53.57%) F5
7 13 (46.43%) ExtremeXOS
7 13 (46.43%) Firmware
8 9 (32.14%) Coaching
9 8 (28.57%) Finance
10 2 (7.14%) Network Design
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (7.14%) iPad
10 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
10 2 (7.14%) VXLAN
10 2 (7.14%) Legal
10 2 (7.14%) IPsec
10 2 (7.14%) CCSA
10 2 (7.14%) SSL
10 2 (7.14%) WAN
10 2 (7.14%) IPv4

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 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (64.29%) IP Telephony
3 15 (53.57%) VPN
4 13 (46.43%) ExtremeXOS
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) IPsec
5 2 (7.14%) IPv4
5 2 (7.14%) MPLS
5 2 (7.14%) OSPF
5 2 (7.14%) SSL
5 2 (7.14%) VXLAN
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Support Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Data Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Network Support
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Support
5 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (17.86%) Check Point Support
8 4 (14.29%) Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
9 3 (10.71%) Data Network Engineer
10 2 (7.14%) Architect
10 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
11 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
11 1 (3.57%) Firewall Support
11 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (7.14%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) ITIL
2 24 (85.71%) Change Control
3 9 (32.14%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) CCNA
1 28 (100.00%) CCNP
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (75.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCDA
3 2 (7.14%) CCDP
3 2 (7.14%) CCIE
3 2 (7.14%) CCSA
3 2 (7.14%) CCSP
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (92.86%) Extreme Networks
3 15 (53.57%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto