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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East / Kent
Rank 84 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.80% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 2.57% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
149 350 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.06% 31.00% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108 287 218
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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
Maidstone - 2 £40,000 -
West Malling -5 1 £65,000 +18.18%
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) CCNA
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
3 12 (75.00%) Change Control
3 12 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
4 11 (68.75%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (56.25%) F5
6 8 (50.00%) IP Telephony
6 8 (50.00%) VPN
7 7 (43.75%) ExtremeXOS
8 6 (37.50%) Firmware
9 4 (25.00%) WAN
9 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (25.00%) Coaching
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (12.50%) Aruba
10 2 (12.50%) iPad
10 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
10 2 (12.50%) Network Design
10 2 (12.50%) Sourcefire
10 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
10 2 (12.50%) Network Security
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) ExtremeXOS
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) IPsec
5 2 (12.50%) IPv4
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) VXLAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Data Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Escalation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Change Control
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCNA
3 11 (68.75%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCDA
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
3 9 (56.25%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Sourcefire