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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 521 564 565
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 106 96 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.76% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 36
Average salary £55,000 £57,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,400 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +31.03%
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
11336 12635 11128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.83% 25.80% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9279 10276 9038
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 27 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 27 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 +55 24 £45,000 -22.41% 2
Greenwich - 14 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Hounslow +12 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Hayes - 1 £43,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 172 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 157 (91.28%) Cisco
3 143 (83.14%) Firewall
4 139 (80.81%) Cisco Certification
5 122 (70.93%) CCSA
6 105 (61.05%) Juniper
7 101 (58.72%) Cisco ASA
8 97 (56.40%) CCNP
9 69 (40.12%) NetScreen
10 60 (34.88%) CCNA
10 60 (34.88%) CCIE
11 53 (30.81%) Finance
11 53 (30.81%) Security Cleared
12 51 (29.65%) Network Security
13 47 (27.33%) JNCIP
14 46 (26.74%) DNS
15 45 (26.16%) DHCP
16 43 (25.00%) Blue Coat
16 43 (25.00%) FWSM
17 39 (22.67%) Fortinet
18 38 (22.09%) F5
18 38 (22.09%) SNMP
19 35 (20.35%) Cisco PIX
20 30 (17.44%) IronPort
21 29 (16.86%) Tufin
22 26 (15.12%) Cisco ISE
23 24 (13.95%) SC Cleared
23 24 (13.95%) JNCIS
23 24 (13.95%) Windows
24 21 (12.21%) MPLS

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (2.33%) Lync
2 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 143 (83.14%) Firewall
2 101 (58.72%) Cisco ASA
3 69 (40.12%) NetScreen
4 51 (29.65%) Network Security
5 46 (26.74%) DNS
6 45 (26.16%) DHCP
7 43 (25.00%) FWSM
8 38 (22.09%) SNMP
9 35 (20.35%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (15.12%) Cisco ISE
11 21 (12.21%) MPLS
12 20 (11.63%) OSPF
12 20 (11.63%) WAN
13 18 (10.47%) BGP
14 16 (9.30%) LAN
14 16 (9.30%) VPN
15 15 (8.72%) Wireless
15 15 (8.72%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (6.98%) TCP/IP
17 11 (6.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 53 (30.81%) Finance
2 20 (11.63%) Banking
3 10 (5.81%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (27.91%) Network Engineer
2 38 (22.09%) Security Consultant
2 38 (22.09%) Consultant
3 36 (20.93%) Security Engineer
4 32 (18.60%) Firewall Engineer
5 29 (16.86%) Network Security Engineer
6 24 (13.95%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 21 (12.21%) Senior Consultant
7 21 (12.21%) Senior Security Consultant
8 19 (11.05%) Firewall Specialist
9 14 (8.14%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (7.56%) Administrator
11 11 (6.40%) Firewall Consultant
11 11 (6.40%) Security Technical Consultant
11 11 (6.40%) Firewall Administrator
12 10 (5.81%) Network Security Consultant
12 10 (5.81%) Network Consultant
13 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (4.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 6 (3.49%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.72%) Online Banking
3 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.56%) Hedge funds
4 12 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.91%) PMI
7 2 (1.16%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) SecurID
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.58%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.95%) Windows
2 8 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.21%) Service Delivery
2 18 (10.47%) ITIL
3 16 (9.30%) Network Management
4 15 (8.72%) SIEM
5 13 (7.56%) Information Security
5 13 (7.56%) Change Control
6 11 (6.40%) Network Design
7 9 (5.23%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.65%) ITIL V3
8 8 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.65%) Identity Management
9 6 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.33%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (1.74%) Asset Management
12 3 (1.74%) Migration
12 3 (1.74%) Information Security Management
12 3 (1.74%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.30%) SQL
2 13 (7.56%) Perl
2 13 (7.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 139 (80.81%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (70.93%) CCSA
3 97 (56.40%) CCNP
4 60 (34.88%) CCNA
4 60 (34.88%) CCIE
5 53 (30.81%) Security Cleared
6 47 (27.33%) JNCIP
7 24 (13.95%) JNCIS
7 24 (13.95%) SC Cleared
8 18 (10.47%) Degree
9 15 (8.72%) MCSE
9 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (7.56%) MCSA
10 13 (7.56%) MCITP
11 11 (6.40%) JNCIE
11 11 (6.40%) Check Point Certification
12 8 (4.65%) CCDP
13 6 (3.49%) CISSP
13 6 (3.49%) CCSP
14 5 (2.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) GPG13
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.74%) Snort
5 2 (1.16%) Firmware
6 1 (0.58%) Squid
6 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) Nessus
1 4 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.74%) SCCM
3 2 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.16%) vMotion
4 1 (0.58%) OpenView
4 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 172 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 157 (91.28%) Cisco
3 105 (61.05%) Juniper
4 43 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 39 (22.67%) Fortinet
6 38 (22.09%) F5
7 30 (17.44%) IronPort
8 29 (16.86%) Tufin
9 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
10 13 (7.56%) HP
11 12 (6.98%) VMware
12 6 (3.49%) Riverbed
12 6 (3.49%) Sourcefire
13 5 (2.91%) Websense
13 5 (2.91%) Citrix
13 5 (2.91%) Meraki
14 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.74%) Avaya
15 3 (1.74%) Veeam
16 2 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
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