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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 532 555 558
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 96 98 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.78% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 54
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +12.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
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
11592 12568 11323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.05% 25.78% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9533 10225 9256
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +33 25 £45,000 -22.41% 3
Greenwich - 18 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 151 (90.96%) Cisco
3 145 (87.35%) Cisco Certification
4 141 (84.94%) Firewall
5 107 (64.46%) CCSA
6 106 (63.86%) Juniper
7 103 (62.05%) CCNP
8 85 (51.20%) Cisco ASA
9 64 (38.55%) NetScreen
10 60 (36.14%) CCNA
10 60 (36.14%) CCIE
10 60 (36.14%) Network Security
11 58 (34.94%) Security Cleared
12 51 (30.72%) Finance
13 44 (26.51%) DNS
13 44 (26.51%) JNCIP
14 43 (25.90%) DHCP
14 43 (25.90%) Blue Coat
15 40 (24.10%) SNMP
15 40 (24.10%) FWSM
16 37 (22.29%) Fortinet
17 31 (18.67%) Cisco PIX
17 31 (18.67%) SC Cleared
18 29 (17.47%) F5
19 28 (16.87%) IronPort
20 27 (16.27%) Tufin
21 26 (15.66%) WAN
22 24 (14.46%) JNCIS
22 24 (14.46%) Cisco ISE
23 23 (13.86%) Windows

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (2.41%) Lync
2 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 141 (84.94%) Firewall
2 85 (51.20%) Cisco ASA
3 64 (38.55%) NetScreen
4 60 (36.14%) Network Security
5 44 (26.51%) DNS
6 43 (25.90%) DHCP
7 40 (24.10%) SNMP
7 40 (24.10%) FWSM
8 31 (18.67%) Cisco PIX
9 26 (15.66%) WAN
10 24 (14.46%) Cisco ISE
11 22 (13.25%) LAN
12 21 (12.65%) Wireless
13 17 (10.24%) OSPF
14 16 (9.64%) VPN
15 14 (8.43%) BGP
16 13 (7.83%) MPLS
16 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP
17 12 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (6.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 51 (30.72%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Banking
3 10 (6.02%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (32.53%) Network Engineer
2 44 (26.51%) Security Engineer
3 36 (21.69%) Consultant
4 35 (21.08%) Security Consultant
5 34 (20.48%) Network Security Engineer
5 34 (20.48%) Firewall Engineer
6 21 (12.65%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 19 (11.45%) Senior Consultant
7 19 (11.45%) Senior Security Consultant
8 18 (10.84%) Firewall Specialist
9 14 (8.43%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (7.83%) Administrator
11 11 (6.63%) Security Technical Consultant
11 11 (6.63%) Firewall Administrator
12 10 (6.02%) Network Security Consultant
12 10 (6.02%) Network Consultant
13 9 (5.42%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (5.42%) Firewall Consultant
14 8 (4.82%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 6 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) Hedge funds
2 14 (8.43%) Online Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.63%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.41%) PMI
7 1 (0.60%) BYOD
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.60%) SecurID
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.86%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) Linux
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.25%) Service Delivery
2 16 (9.64%) Information Security
2 16 (9.64%) Network Management
2 16 (9.64%) SIEM
3 13 (7.83%) ITIL
4 10 (6.02%) Identity Management
5 9 (5.42%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.82%) ITIL V3
7 7 (4.22%) Change Control
7 7 (4.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (4.22%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (3.61%) Network Design
9 5 (3.01%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (2.41%) Project Management
10 4 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.41%) Line Management
11 3 (1.81%) E-Commerce
11 3 (1.81%) Asset Management
11 3 (1.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.45%) SQL
2 16 (9.64%) Perl
2 16 (9.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 145 (87.35%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (64.46%) CCSA
3 103 (62.05%) CCNP
4 60 (36.14%) CCNA
4 60 (36.14%) CCIE
5 58 (34.94%) Security Cleared
6 44 (26.51%) JNCIP
7 31 (18.67%) SC Cleared
8 24 (14.46%) JNCIS
9 16 (9.64%) Degree
10 12 (7.23%) MCSE
10 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (6.63%) Check Point Certification
12 10 (6.02%) MCSA
12 10 (6.02%) MCITP
13 8 (4.82%) JNCIE
14 7 (4.22%) CISSP
14 7 (4.22%) Security+ Certification
15 6 (3.61%) CCDP
15 6 (3.61%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.81%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.81%) Snort
5 2 (1.20%) Firmware
6 1 (0.60%) Squid
6 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (4.22%) Nessus
2 6 (3.61%) OpenView
3 4 (2.41%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.81%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.81%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 151 (90.96%) Cisco
3 106 (63.86%) Juniper
4 43 (25.90%) Blue Coat
5 37 (22.29%) Fortinet
6 29 (17.47%) F5
7 28 (16.87%) IronPort
8 27 (16.27%) Tufin
9 15 (9.04%) VMware
10 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
10 12 (7.23%) HP
11 7 (4.22%) Websense
12 6 (3.61%) Sourcefire
13 5 (3.01%) Citrix
13 5 (3.01%) Meraki
14 3 (1.81%) Avaya
15 2 (1.20%) SonicWALL
15 2 (1.20%) McAfee
15 2 (1.20%) LogRhythm
15 2 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
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