The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 562 572 543
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 67 25 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.057% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.22% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 95
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12055 11121 12621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.33% 25.15% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9663 9019 11047
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSE
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -2 16 £58,000 -3.33% 2
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 163 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 148 (90.80%) Firewall
3 130 (79.75%) Cisco
4 124 (76.07%) Cisco Certification
5 104 (63.80%) CCNP
6 97 (59.51%) Network Security
7 87 (53.37%) VPN
8 75 (46.01%) CCSA
9 63 (38.65%) Windows
10 62 (38.04%) CCNA
11 53 (32.52%) Linux
12 51 (31.29%) Juniper
13 50 (30.67%) F5
14 46 (28.22%) WAN
14 46 (28.22%) IPsec
15 40 (24.54%) LAN
16 39 (23.93%) TCP/IP
17 37 (22.70%) ITIL
17 37 (22.70%) CISSP
17 37 (22.70%) MPLS
18 35 (21.47%) Sophos
18 35 (21.47%) BGP
18 35 (21.47%) Blue Coat
19 34 (20.86%) SSL
20 33 (20.25%) TACACS
21 32 (19.63%) SIEM
22 31 (19.02%) Cisco ASA
23 26 (15.95%) NetScreen
24 24 (14.72%) DNS
24 24 (14.72%) Incident Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (12.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.52%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 148 (90.80%) Firewall
2 97 (59.51%) Network Security
3 87 (53.37%) VPN
4 46 (28.22%) WAN
4 46 (28.22%) IPsec
5 40 (24.54%) LAN
6 39 (23.93%) TCP/IP
7 37 (22.70%) MPLS
8 35 (21.47%) BGP
9 34 (20.86%) SSL
10 33 (20.25%) TACACS
11 31 (19.02%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (15.95%) NetScreen
13 24 (14.72%) DNS
14 19 (11.66%) OSPF
14 19 (11.66%) Wireless
15 15 (9.20%) BIG-IP
16 13 (7.98%) Wireshark
17 11 (6.75%) tcpdump
17 11 (6.75%) Junos
Development Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
2 13 (7.98%) Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Publishing
4 8 (4.91%) Retail
5 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (42.94%) Security Engineer
2 64 (39.26%) Network Engineer
3 34 (20.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (17.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (9.82%) Senior Security Engineer
5 16 (9.82%) Firewall Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) IT Security Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Administrator
9 10 (6.13%) Architect
9 10 (6.13%) Analyst
10 9 (5.52%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.52%) Network Team Leader
11 7 (4.29%) Network Manager
12 6 (3.68%) Security Analyst
12 6 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.68%) Network Analyst
13 5 (3.07%) Network Administrator
14 4 (2.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 4 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.68%) PKI
2 6 (3.68%) Hedge funds
3 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.65%) Windows
2 53 (32.52%) Linux
3 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (9.20%) UNIX
5 14 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.13%) FreeBSD
7 10 (6.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.70%) ITIL
2 32 (19.63%) SIEM
3 24 (14.72%) Incident Management
4 15 (9.20%) Load Balancing
5 14 (8.59%) Information Security
5 14 (8.59%) Data Security
6 12 (7.36%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (6.75%) Test Strategy
8 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.91%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.91%) Network Architecture
10 7 (4.29%) Identity Management
10 7 (4.29%) Project Management
11 6 (3.68%) Change Management
11 6 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (3.07%) Network Management
12 5 (3.07%) Security Architecture
12 5 (3.07%) Change Control
13 4 (2.45%) Problem Management
13 4 (2.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.88%) Perl
1 21 (12.88%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.82%) SQL
3 14 (8.59%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 124 (76.07%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (63.80%) CCNP
3 75 (46.01%) CCSA
4 62 (38.04%) CCNA
5 37 (22.70%) CISSP
6 16 (9.82%) Check Point Certification
6 16 (9.82%) JNCIA
7 15 (9.20%) JNCIS
7 15 (9.20%) CCDP
8 14 (8.59%) CCIE
9 9 (5.52%) Degree
9 9 (5.52%) CCDE
10 7 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.68%) VCAP
11 6 (3.68%) MCSM
11 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.68%) MCSE
11 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.45%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.07%) QA
3 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.36%) Nmap
3 10 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (12.88%) Cacti
2 10 (6.13%) Nessus
3 9 (5.52%) SCCM
4 3 (1.84%) SCOM
4 3 (1.84%) OpenView
4 3 (1.84%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 163 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 130 (79.75%) Cisco
3 51 (31.29%) Juniper
4 50 (30.67%) F5
5 35 (21.47%) Sophos
5 35 (21.47%) Blue Coat
6 23 (14.11%) Websense
7 21 (12.88%) LogRhythm
8 18 (11.04%) Aruba
9 15 (9.20%) SonicWALL
9 15 (9.20%) VMware
10 13 (7.98%) Citrix
10 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
11 12 (7.36%) HP
12 11 (6.75%) Brocade
12 11 (6.75%) Red Hat
13 10 (6.13%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (5.52%) Nokia
15 5 (3.07%) Oracle
16 4 (2.45%) Riverbed
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