The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 592 573 583
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 31 36 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 55
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £77,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
CCSE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11371 10995 13126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.77% 24.84% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9075 9028 11228
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCSE
Salary Trend in London

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

CCSE Salary Trend in London

CCSE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in London

CCSE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 13 £55,000 -22.80% 3
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE.

1 130 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 120 (92.31%) Firewall
3 100 (76.92%) Cisco
4 97 (74.62%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (60.77%) Network Security
6 77 (59.23%) CCNP
7 66 (50.77%) CCSA
8 64 (49.23%) VPN
9 56 (43.08%) Windows
10 47 (36.15%) CCNA
11 45 (34.62%) Juniper
11 45 (34.62%) Linux
12 38 (29.23%) F5
13 34 (26.15%) CISSP
14 32 (24.62%) Sophos
15 31 (23.85%) TACACS
15 31 (23.85%) WAN
15 31 (23.85%) IPsec
15 31 (23.85%) Blue Coat
15 31 (23.85%) SIEM
16 29 (22.31%) LAN
17 28 (21.54%) SSL
18 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
19 23 (17.69%) BGP
19 23 (17.69%) Cisco ASA
20 22 (16.92%) MPLS
20 22 (16.92%) ITIL
21 21 (16.15%) Perl
21 21 (16.15%) DNS
21 21 (16.15%) PowerShell

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.54%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (92.31%) Firewall
2 79 (60.77%) Network Security
3 64 (49.23%) VPN
4 31 (23.85%) TACACS
4 31 (23.85%) WAN
4 31 (23.85%) IPsec
5 29 (22.31%) LAN
6 28 (21.54%) SSL
7 24 (18.46%) TCP/IP
8 23 (17.69%) BGP
8 23 (17.69%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (16.92%) MPLS
10 21 (16.15%) DNS
11 20 (15.38%) NetScreen
12 17 (13.08%) OSPF
13 16 (12.31%) Wireless
14 15 (11.54%) BIG-IP
15 13 (10.00%) Wireshark
15 13 (10.00%) EIGRP
16 11 (8.46%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Banking
3 9 (6.92%) Retail
4 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 2 (1.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (52.31%) Security Engineer
2 55 (42.31%) Network Engineer
3 34 (26.15%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (16.15%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) IT Security Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Senior Security Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Administrator
10 6 (4.62%) Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.62%) Network Team Leader
11 5 (3.85%) Network Administrator
11 5 (3.85%) Consultant
12 4 (3.08%) Analyst
13 3 (2.31%) Implementation Engineer
13 3 (2.31%) IP Engineer
13 3 (2.31%) Operations Engineer
13 3 (2.31%) Security Administrator
13 3 (2.31%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.38%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 56 (43.08%) Windows
2 45 (34.62%) Linux
3 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.00%) UNIX
6 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.69%) Solaris
7 10 (7.69%) FreeBSD
7 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) SIEM
2 22 (16.92%) ITIL
3 18 (13.85%) Incident Management
4 14 (10.77%) Data Security
5 12 (9.23%) Load Balancing
5 12 (9.23%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.38%) Network Architecture
7 7 (5.38%) Information Security
8 6 (4.62%) Identity Management
8 6 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.85%) Network Management
10 4 (3.08%) Change Management
10 4 (3.08%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.08%) Test Strategy
10 4 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.31%) Change Control
11 3 (2.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.15%) Perl
1 21 (16.15%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.08%) SQL
3 13 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (74.62%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (59.23%) CCNP
3 66 (50.77%) CCSA
4 47 (36.15%) CCNA
5 34 (26.15%) CISSP
6 15 (11.54%) CCDP
7 14 (10.77%) JNCIA
8 13 (10.00%) JNCIS
9 10 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (6.92%) CCIE
11 8 (6.15%) Degree
11 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
12 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
13 4 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (3.08%) JNCIP
14 3 (2.31%) CCSP
15 2 (1.54%) CCIP
15 2 (1.54%) MCSE
15 2 (1.54%) CCDA
15 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.23%) Nmap
3 10 (7.69%) Snort
4 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (13.85%) Cacti
2 10 (7.69%) Nessus
3 5 (3.85%) SCCM
4 4 (3.08%) OpenView
4 4 (3.08%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (2.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 100 (76.92%) Cisco
3 45 (34.62%) Juniper
4 38 (29.23%) F5
5 32 (24.62%) Sophos
6 31 (23.85%) Blue Coat
7 20 (15.38%) Websense
8 18 (13.85%) LogRhythm
9 16 (12.31%) Aruba
10 15 (11.54%) SonicWALL
11 12 (9.23%) VMware
12 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
12 11 (8.46%) Citrix
13 10 (7.69%) Nokia
14 9 (6.92%) HP
15 8 (6.15%) Brocade
15 8 (6.15%) Barracuda Networks
16 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
17 5 (3.85%) Oracle
18 4 (3.08%) Fujitsu
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago