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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 44 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 45 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.21% 0.37% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.92% 1.53% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 4 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £37,213 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,250 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
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
266 262 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.79% 24.46% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 245 235 265
Median salary £39,250 £36,009 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -19.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 September 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
Folkestone - 23 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 64 (100.00%) Cisco
1 64 (100.00%) CCNP
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 64 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 62 (96.88%) Firewall
3 52 (81.25%) CCNA
4 46 (71.88%) ITIL
4 46 (71.88%) Extreme Networks
5 44 (68.75%) Change Control
6 41 (64.06%) F5
7 39 (60.94%) Check Point Certification
8 30 (46.88%) IP Telephony
9 28 (43.75%) Finance
10 26 (40.63%) VPN
11 23 (35.94%) Firmware
11 23 (35.94%) ExtremeXOS
12 17 (26.56%) Coaching
13 15 (23.44%) JNCIP
14 14 (21.88%) Juniper
15 13 (20.31%) Blue Coat
16 12 (18.75%) JNCIS
16 12 (18.75%) Network Security
16 12 (18.75%) Aruba
16 12 (18.75%) Wireless
16 12 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 12 (18.75%) FortiGate
16 12 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 12 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 6 (9.38%) CCSA
18 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus

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 62 (96.88%) Firewall
2 30 (46.88%) IP Telephony
3 26 (40.63%) VPN
4 23 (35.94%) ExtremeXOS
5 12 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (18.75%) Network Security
5 12 (18.75%) Wireless
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.25%) VXLAN
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.69%) IPsec
8 3 (4.69%) MPLS
8 3 (4.69%) OSPF
8 3 (4.69%) SSL
8 3 (4.69%) WAN
9 2 (3.13%) IPv4
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Support Engineer
2 23 (35.94%) Data Engineer
2 23 (35.94%) Network Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Network Support
4 14 (21.88%) Cisco Support
5 12 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Check Point Support
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Data Network Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Network Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Network Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Network Design Architect
12 1 (1.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) ITIL
2 44 (68.75%) Change Control
3 17 (26.56%) Coaching
4 5 (7.81%) Network Design
5 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.69%) Service Design
6 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.56%) Information Security
6 1 (1.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.56%) Security Management
6 1 (1.56%) Security Operations
6 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) CCNP
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (81.25%) CCNA
3 39 (60.94%) Check Point Certification
4 15 (23.44%) JNCIP
5 12 (18.75%) JNCIS
6 6 (9.38%) CCSA
7 5 (7.81%) CCDA
7 5 (7.81%) CCDP
7 5 (7.81%) CCIE
8 3 (4.69%) CCSP
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) CISSP
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (71.88%) Extreme Networks
3 41 (64.06%) F5
4 14 (21.88%) Juniper
5 13 (20.31%) Blue Coat
6 12 (18.75%) Aruba
7 3 (4.69%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) IronPort
8 1 (1.56%) Nokia