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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 538 562 541
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 68 62 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 64
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
11702 11121 11630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.82% 25.44% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9525 8923 9707
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +17 22 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Greenwich - 9 £55,000 -
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 128 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 120 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
3 112 (87.50%) Cisco
4 107 (83.59%) Firewall
5 93 (72.66%) CCNP
6 81 (63.28%) Juniper
7 59 (46.09%) CCSA
8 55 (42.97%) Network Security
9 48 (37.50%) CCNA
10 47 (36.72%) Cisco ASA
10 47 (36.72%) Security Cleared
11 43 (33.59%) CCIE
11 43 (33.59%) WAN
12 42 (32.81%) SC Cleared
13 39 (30.47%) LAN
14 38 (29.69%) Wireless
15 30 (23.44%) SNMP
16 29 (22.66%) Wi-Fi
16 29 (22.66%) Blue Coat
17 27 (21.09%) CiscoWorks
18 26 (20.31%) HP
19 25 (19.53%) IP Telephony
19 25 (19.53%) Finance
19 25 (19.53%) Cisco PIX
20 24 (18.75%) NetScreen
21 23 (17.97%) OpenView
21 23 (17.97%) Wireless Security
21 23 (17.97%) Fortinet
22 22 (17.19%) Structured Cabling
22 22 (17.19%) DSL

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (2.34%) Lync
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 107 (83.59%) Firewall
2 55 (42.97%) Network Security
3 47 (36.72%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (33.59%) WAN
5 39 (30.47%) LAN
6 38 (29.69%) Wireless
7 30 (23.44%) SNMP
8 29 (22.66%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (19.53%) IP Telephony
9 25 (19.53%) Cisco PIX
10 24 (18.75%) NetScreen
11 23 (17.97%) Wireless Security
12 22 (17.19%) DSL
12 22 (17.19%) Structured Cabling
13 20 (15.63%) VPN
14 19 (14.84%) DNS
15 18 (14.06%) OSPF
16 15 (11.72%) BGP
16 15 (11.72%) FWSM
17 14 (10.94%) DHCP
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (58.59%) Network Engineer
2 46 (35.94%) Security Engineer
3 35 (27.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Consultant
6 22 (17.19%) Security Consultant
7 17 (13.28%) Firewall Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) Network Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) Senior Security Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) Network Security Consultant
10 8 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
11 7 (5.47%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 7 (5.47%) Analyst
11 7 (5.47%) Security Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) IT Security Analyst
13 5 (3.91%) Firewall Specialist
14 4 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
14 4 (3.13%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Hedge funds
2 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) Service Delivery
2 13 (10.16%) Information Security
2 13 (10.16%) SIEM
3 11 (8.59%) Network Management
4 9 (7.03%) Load Balancing
4 9 (7.03%) ITIL
5 8 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 8 (6.25%) Line Management
6 7 (5.47%) Time Management
6 7 (5.47%) Project Management
6 7 (5.47%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (5.47%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (4.69%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.13%) Network Design
9 3 (2.34%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.34%) Migration
9 3 (2.34%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.16%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 120 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (72.66%) CCNP
3 59 (46.09%) CCSA
4 48 (37.50%) CCNA
5 47 (36.72%) Security Cleared
6 43 (33.59%) CCIE
7 42 (32.81%) SC Cleared
8 15 (11.72%) JNCIS
9 13 (10.16%) JNCIP
10 11 (8.59%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (7.03%) MCSE
11 9 (7.03%) Degree
12 7 (5.47%) JNCIA
12 7 (5.47%) MCITP
12 7 (5.47%) CISSP
12 7 (5.47%) MCSA
12 7 (5.47%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (3.91%) CCDP
14 4 (3.13%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.13%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) GPG13
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.34%) Snort
4 3 (2.34%) Firmware
5 2 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.56%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 27 (21.09%) CiscoWorks
2 23 (17.97%) OpenView
3 7 (5.47%) Nessus
4 3 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 112 (87.50%) Cisco
3 81 (63.28%) Juniper
4 29 (22.66%) Blue Coat
5 26 (20.31%) HP
6 23 (17.97%) Fortinet
7 21 (16.41%) F5
8 16 (12.50%) IronPort
9 15 (11.72%) Tufin
10 14 (10.94%) VMware
11 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.47%) Websense
13 5 (3.91%) Sourcefire
14 4 (3.13%) SolarWinds
15 3 (2.34%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.34%) Nokia
15 3 (2.34%) Citrix
15 3 (2.34%) Avaya
16 2 (1.56%) BMC
16 2 (1.56%) EMC
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