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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 589 575 538
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 62 26 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.059% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.23% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 90
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £50,100 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12124 11188 12701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.19% 25.21% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9733 9029 11050
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -3 16 £55,000 -8.33%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 160 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 143 (89.38%) Firewall
3 129 (80.63%) Cisco
4 123 (76.88%) Cisco Certification
5 101 (63.13%) CCNP
6 98 (61.25%) Network Security
7 83 (51.88%) VPN
8 74 (46.25%) CCSA
9 63 (39.38%) Windows
10 62 (38.75%) CCNA
11 52 (32.50%) Linux
12 50 (31.25%) Juniper
13 49 (30.63%) F5
14 45 (28.13%) WAN
14 45 (28.13%) IPsec
15 40 (25.00%) LAN
16 38 (23.75%) ITIL
16 38 (23.75%) CISSP
17 37 (23.13%) TCP/IP
18 35 (21.88%) MPLS
18 35 (21.88%) Sophos
19 34 (21.25%) SSL
19 34 (21.25%) Blue Coat
20 33 (20.63%) BGP
20 33 (20.63%) TACACS
21 32 (20.00%) SIEM
21 32 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
22 26 (16.25%) NetScreen
23 24 (15.00%) Incident Management
24 23 (14.38%) Websense

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (13.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 143 (89.38%) Firewall
2 98 (61.25%) Network Security
3 83 (51.88%) VPN
4 45 (28.13%) WAN
4 45 (28.13%) IPsec
5 40 (25.00%) LAN
6 37 (23.13%) TCP/IP
7 35 (21.88%) MPLS
8 34 (21.25%) SSL
9 33 (20.63%) BGP
9 33 (20.63%) TACACS
10 32 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (16.25%) NetScreen
12 23 (14.38%) DNS
13 21 (13.13%) Wireless
14 18 (11.25%) OSPF
15 15 (9.38%) BIG-IP
16 13 (8.13%) Wireshark
17 11 (6.88%) tcpdump
17 11 (6.88%) Junos
Development Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (10.00%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Publishing
4 8 (5.00%) Retail
5 5 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (43.75%) Security Engineer
2 63 (39.38%) Network Engineer
3 34 (21.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 15 (9.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) IT Security Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) Administrator
9 9 (5.63%) Architect
9 9 (5.63%) Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
10 8 (5.00%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.75%) Network Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Network Analyst
12 5 (3.13%) Security Analyst
12 5 (3.13%) Network Administrator
12 5 (3.13%) Consultant
13 4 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.75%) PKI
2 6 (3.75%) Hedge funds
3 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (39.38%) Windows
2 52 (32.50%) Linux
3 20 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.75%) UNIX
5 11 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.25%) Solaris
6 10 (6.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.75%) ITIL
2 32 (20.00%) SIEM
3 24 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 14 (8.75%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.75%) Data Security
5 13 (8.13%) Information Security
6 12 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (6.88%) PRINCE2
7 11 (6.88%) Test Strategy
8 8 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.38%) Identity Management
9 7 (4.38%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.75%) Network Management
10 6 (3.75%) Project Management
10 6 (3.75%) Change Management
11 5 (3.13%) Change Control
12 4 (2.50%) Security Architecture
12 4 (2.50%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.13%) Perl
1 21 (13.13%) PowerShell
2 16 (10.00%) SQL
3 14 (8.75%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (76.88%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (63.13%) CCNP
3 74 (46.25%) CCSA
4 62 (38.75%) CCNA
5 38 (23.75%) CISSP
6 17 (10.63%) JNCIA
7 16 (10.00%) JNCIS
7 16 (10.00%) CCDP
7 16 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
8 14 (8.75%) CCIE
9 9 (5.63%) Degree
9 9 (5.63%) CCDE
10 8 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
12 6 (3.75%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.75%) VCAP
12 6 (3.75%) MCSM
12 6 (3.75%) MCSE
12 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (2.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.75%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.13%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.50%) Nmap
3 11 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 21 (13.13%) Cacti
2 10 (6.25%) Nessus
3 9 (5.63%) SCCM
4 3 (1.88%) OpenView
4 3 (1.88%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.88%) SCOM
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 160 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 129 (80.63%) Cisco
3 50 (31.25%) Juniper
4 49 (30.63%) F5
5 35 (21.88%) Sophos
6 34 (21.25%) Blue Coat
7 23 (14.38%) Websense
8 21 (13.13%) LogRhythm
9 18 (11.25%) Aruba
10 16 (10.00%) VMware
11 15 (9.38%) SonicWALL
12 14 (8.75%) Citrix
13 13 (8.13%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.50%) HP
15 11 (6.88%) Red Hat
15 11 (6.88%) Brocade
16 10 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
17 8 (5.00%) Nokia
18 5 (3.13%) Oracle
18 5 (3.13%) Riverbed
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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