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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 581 574 617
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +43
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 52 67 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.63% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 39
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +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
10678 10585 10851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.93% 25.77% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8933 8646 8700
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +46 9 £52,500 -10.63% 3
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 94 (77.05%) Cisco
2 94 (77.05%) Firewall
3 92 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (69.67%) CCNP
5 83 (68.03%) CCSA
6 75 (61.48%) Network Security
7 53 (43.44%) Juniper
8 35 (28.69%) VPN
9 33 (27.05%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (26.23%) Palo Alto
11 31 (25.41%) CCNA
12 29 (23.77%) F5
13 27 (22.13%) CCDP
13 27 (22.13%) Finance
14 22 (18.03%) Degree
14 22 (18.03%) Presales
15 21 (17.21%) WAN
15 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
16 19 (15.57%) Wireless
16 19 (15.57%) Blue Coat
16 19 (15.57%) SonicWALL
17 18 (14.75%) LAN
18 17 (13.93%) JNCIP
19 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
19 15 (12.30%) CCSP
20 14 (11.48%) OSPF
21 13 (10.66%) Check Point Certification
21 13 (10.66%) CCIE
21 13 (10.66%) Cisco PIX

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (2.46%) Apache
1 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 94 (77.05%) Firewall
2 75 (61.48%) Network Security
3 35 (28.69%) VPN
4 33 (27.05%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (17.21%) WAN
6 19 (15.57%) Wireless
7 18 (14.75%) LAN
8 14 (11.48%) OSPF
9 13 (10.66%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (9.84%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (9.02%) BGP
11 11 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (8.20%) TCP/IP
13 9 (7.38%) EIGRP
13 9 (7.38%) Junos
14 8 (6.56%) FWSM
14 8 (6.56%) MPLS
14 8 (6.56%) VLAN
15 7 (5.74%) IPv4
15 7 (5.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (22.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Advertising
2 5 (4.10%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Law
3 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (54.92%) Network Engineer
2 39 (31.97%) Security Engineer
3 37 (30.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (22.95%) Consultant
5 23 (18.85%) Firewall Engineer
6 21 (17.21%) Check Point Consultant
7 19 (15.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 19 (15.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 19 (15.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (13.93%) Network Consultant
9 15 (12.30%) Security Consultant
10 13 (10.66%) Cisco Consultant
10 13 (10.66%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 12 (9.84%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 11 (9.02%) Cisco Security Consultant
12 11 (9.02%) Network Security Consultant
13 9 (7.38%) Senior Consultant
14 7 (5.74%) Juniper Engineer
14 7 (5.74%) Network Support
15 6 (4.92%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.10%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.10%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.82%) Fintech
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Linux
2 6 (4.92%) Windows
3 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) Presales
2 10 (8.20%) Strategic Planning
3 9 (7.38%) Load Balancing
4 8 (6.56%) CRM
4 8 (6.56%) High Availability
4 8 (6.56%) SIEM
5 7 (5.74%) Identity Management
5 7 (5.74%) Information Security
5 7 (5.74%) Mentoring
5 7 (5.74%) Network Management
5 7 (5.74%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (4.10%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (4.10%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (4.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (3.28%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.28%) Change Control
7 4 (3.28%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.92%) Perl
1 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
1 6 (4.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (69.67%) CCNP
3 83 (68.03%) CCSA
4 31 (25.41%) CCNA
5 27 (22.13%) CCDP
6 22 (18.03%) Degree
7 17 (13.93%) JNCIP
8 15 (12.30%) CCSP
8 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
9 13 (10.66%) CCIE
9 13 (10.66%) Check Point Certification
10 12 (9.84%) JNCIS
11 9 (7.38%) CISSP
12 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
13 7 (5.74%) JNCIA
14 6 (4.92%) CCDA
14 6 (4.92%) MCITP
14 6 (4.92%) MCSA
14 6 (4.92%) MCSE
14 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.46%) Nessus
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
2 3 (2.46%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.46%) SmoothWall
2 3 (2.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 94 (77.05%) Cisco
3 53 (43.44%) Juniper
4 32 (26.23%) Palo Alto
5 29 (23.77%) F5
6 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.57%) Blue Coat
7 19 (15.57%) SonicWALL
8 11 (9.02%) VMware
9 7 (5.74%) Brocade
9 7 (5.74%) NetIQ
9 7 (5.74%) Nokia
10 6 (4.92%) Aruba
10 6 (4.92%) Meraki
11 5 (4.10%) HP
12 4 (3.28%) Forcepoint
12 4 (3.28%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.28%) Riverbed
13 3 (2.46%) Avaya
13 3 (2.46%) Mercator
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41515 - £45884 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago