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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 585 575 580
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 33 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 55
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £46,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £77,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
11322 11286 12439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.98% 24.85% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9131 9388 10459
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 £72,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +22 10 £51,500 -23.70% 1
Greenwich - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £45,000 - 1
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 101 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 93 (92.08%) Firewall
3 86 (85.15%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (81.19%) Cisco
5 76 (75.25%) CCNP
6 57 (56.44%) Network Security
7 46 (45.54%) VPN
8 44 (43.56%) CCSA
9 43 (42.57%) Juniper
10 36 (35.64%) F5
11 35 (34.65%) WAN
12 33 (32.67%) LAN
12 33 (32.67%) Windows
13 32 (31.68%) CCNA
14 31 (30.69%) Linux
15 25 (24.75%) TACACS
15 25 (24.75%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (21.78%) Sophos
17 21 (20.79%) BGP
17 21 (20.79%) Wireless
17 21 (20.79%) Blue Coat
18 19 (18.81%) IPsec
18 19 (18.81%) OSPF
18 19 (18.81%) CISSP
18 19 (18.81%) SSL
18 19 (18.81%) SIEM
19 18 (17.82%) SC Cleared
19 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
19 18 (17.82%) DNS
20 17 (16.83%) CCIE

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 93 (92.08%) Firewall
2 57 (56.44%) Network Security
3 46 (45.54%) VPN
4 35 (34.65%) WAN
5 33 (32.67%) LAN
6 25 (24.75%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (24.75%) TACACS
7 21 (20.79%) Wireless
7 21 (20.79%) BGP
8 19 (18.81%) SSL
8 19 (18.81%) IPsec
8 19 (18.81%) OSPF
9 18 (17.82%) DNS
10 16 (15.84%) MPLS
11 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
12 14 (13.86%) EIGRP
12 14 (13.86%) SNMP
13 13 (12.87%) DSL
13 13 (12.87%) Wireless Security
13 13 (12.87%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
2 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Network Engineer
2 48 (47.52%) Security Engineer
3 27 (26.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 26 (25.74%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Firewall Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Network Team Leader
10 5 (4.95%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.96%) Security Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) IP Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Design Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Network Administrator
12 3 (2.97%) Administrator
12 3 (2.97%) Consultant
12 3 (2.97%) IT Security Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.99%) Clustering
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Windows
2 31 (30.69%) Linux
3 9 (8.91%) UNIX
4 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.93%) FreeBSD
5 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) SIEM
2 13 (12.87%) Load Balancing
2 13 (12.87%) ITIL
2 13 (12.87%) Data Security
3 11 (10.89%) Incident Management
4 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (6.93%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.95%) Network Management
6 5 (4.95%) Change Management
7 4 (3.96%) Information Security
7 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.96%) Project Management
7 4 (3.96%) Time Management
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (2.97%) Line Management
9 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.98%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.98%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.98%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) Perl
1 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
2 9 (8.91%) SQL
3 7 (6.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (85.15%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (75.25%) CCNP
3 44 (43.56%) CCSA
4 32 (31.68%) CCNA
5 19 (18.81%) CISSP
6 18 (17.82%) SC Cleared
6 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
7 17 (16.83%) CCIE
8 13 (12.87%) JNCIA
9 12 (11.88%) CCDP
10 10 (9.90%) JNCIS
11 8 (7.92%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (3.96%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.98%) CCDA
13 2 (1.98%) CCSP
13 2 (1.98%) CCIP
13 2 (1.98%) Degree
14 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.93%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Nmap
2 7 (6.93%) Snort
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.98%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (14.85%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (12.87%) OpenView
3 9 (8.91%) Cacti
4 7 (6.93%) Nessus
5 1 (0.99%) SCCM
5 1 (0.99%) SCOM
5 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 82 (81.19%) Cisco
3 43 (42.57%) Juniper
4 36 (35.64%) F5
5 22 (21.78%) Sophos
6 21 (20.79%) Blue Coat
7 15 (14.85%) HP
8 13 (12.87%) SonicWALL
9 11 (10.89%) Citrix
10 9 (8.91%) Brocade
10 9 (8.91%) Websense
10 9 (8.91%) Red Hat
10 9 (8.91%) Aruba
10 9 (8.91%) LogRhythm
11 8 (7.92%) VMware
12 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
13 5 (4.95%) Oracle
14 4 (3.96%) Nokia
14 4 (3.96%) Fujitsu
15 3 (2.97%) Riverbed
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: NEG
Posted: 18 days ago