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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 73 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 12 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.53% 0.090% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 0.35% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 13
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
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
181 285 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.09% 25.54% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 156 249 284
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 - 6 £35,000 -
West Malling - 2 £67,500 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco
1 53 (100.00%) CCNP
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 53 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 52 (98.11%) Firewall
3 50 (94.34%) CCNA
4 46 (86.79%) ITIL
4 46 (86.79%) Extreme Networks
5 44 (83.02%) Change Control
6 39 (73.58%) Check Point Certification
7 30 (56.60%) IP Telephony
8 29 (54.72%) F5
9 25 (47.17%) VPN
10 23 (43.40%) Firmware
10 23 (43.40%) ExtremeXOS
11 19 (35.85%) Finance
12 17 (32.08%) Coaching
13 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
13 4 (7.55%) CCSA
13 4 (7.55%) JNCIP
13 4 (7.55%) Juniper
14 3 (5.66%) CCDA
14 3 (5.66%) CCDP
14 3 (5.66%) CCIE
14 3 (5.66%) CCSP
14 3 (5.66%) Legal
14 3 (5.66%) Wireless
14 3 (5.66%) Network Design
14 3 (5.66%) Network Security
14 3 (5.66%) JNCIS

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 52 (98.11%) Firewall
2 30 (56.60%) IP Telephony
3 25 (47.17%) VPN
4 23 (43.40%) ExtremeXOS
5 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (5.66%) Network Security
5 3 (5.66%) VXLAN
5 3 (5.66%) Wireless
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.77%) IPsec
6 2 (3.77%) IPv4
6 2 (3.77%) MPLS
6 2 (3.77%) OSPF
6 2 (3.77%) SSL
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Support Engineer
2 23 (43.40%) Data Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) Network Support
4 14 (26.42%) Cisco Support
4 14 (26.42%) Network Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Check Point Support
6 8 (15.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Data Network Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Network Analyst
10 3 (5.66%) Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Network Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) Network Design Architect
11 1 (1.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.77%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) ITIL
2 44 (83.02%) Change Control
3 17 (32.08%) Coaching
4 3 (5.66%) Network Design
5 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security
5 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.89%) Security Management
5 1 (1.89%) Security Operations
5 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.89%) Service Design
5 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) CCNP
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (94.34%) CCNA
3 39 (73.58%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (7.55%) CCSA
4 4 (7.55%) JNCIP
5 3 (5.66%) CCDA
5 3 (5.66%) CCDP
5 3 (5.66%) CCIE
5 3 (5.66%) CCSP
5 3 (5.66%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.89%) CISSP
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (86.79%) Extreme Networks
3 29 (54.72%) F5
4 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
4 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 3 (5.66%) Aruba
6 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) IronPort
7 1 (1.89%) Nokia