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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 543 592 586
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 88 60 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.50% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 22
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,500 £50,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
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
11140 12094 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.21% 25.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9069 9723 9017
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +35 15 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Hounslow - 7 £60,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 188 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 172 (91.49%) Cisco
3 153 (81.38%) Firewall
4 136 (72.34%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (71.81%) CCSA
6 113 (60.11%) Cisco ASA
7 109 (57.98%) Juniper
8 86 (45.74%) CCNP
9 73 (38.83%) NetScreen
10 70 (37.23%) CCIE
11 56 (29.79%) Finance
12 51 (27.13%) CCNA
12 51 (27.13%) Security Cleared
13 48 (25.53%) Fortinet
14 45 (23.94%) JNCIP
14 45 (23.94%) Blue Coat
15 43 (22.87%) Cisco PIX
15 43 (22.87%) Network Security
16 40 (21.28%) FWSM
17 39 (20.74%) DHCP
17 39 (20.74%) DNS
18 38 (20.21%) SNMP
19 37 (19.68%) F5
19 37 (19.68%) IronPort
20 36 (19.15%) Tufin
21 32 (17.02%) Cisco ISE
22 30 (15.96%) JNCIS
23 26 (13.83%) Banking
24 22 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
25 21 (11.17%) Change Control

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (0.53%) Lync
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 153 (81.38%) Firewall
2 113 (60.11%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (38.83%) NetScreen
4 43 (22.87%) Cisco PIX
4 43 (22.87%) Network Security
5 40 (21.28%) FWSM
6 39 (20.74%) DHCP
6 39 (20.74%) DNS
7 38 (20.21%) SNMP
8 32 (17.02%) Cisco ISE
9 22 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (11.17%) BGP
11 20 (10.64%) OSPF
12 19 (10.11%) MPLS
13 15 (7.98%) VPN
14 10 (5.32%) WAN
15 9 (4.79%) LAN
16 8 (4.26%) Wireless
16 8 (4.26%) Junos
17 7 (3.72%) FirePass
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) GCC
General
1 56 (29.79%) Finance
2 26 (13.83%) Banking
3 10 (5.32%) Retail
4 7 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.60%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (28.72%) Network Engineer
2 43 (22.87%) Consultant
3 39 (20.74%) Security Consultant
4 36 (19.15%) Security Engineer
5 29 (15.43%) Senior Consultant
6 28 (14.89%) Senior Security Consultant
7 25 (13.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 23 (12.23%) Firewall Engineer
9 21 (11.17%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 19 (10.11%) Firewall Specialist
11 17 (9.04%) Firewall Consultant
12 15 (7.98%) Firewall Administrator
12 15 (7.98%) Administrator
13 14 (7.45%) Technical Consultant
14 13 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (5.85%) Senior Network Engineer
15 11 (5.85%) Security Technical Consultant
16 9 (4.79%) Operations Engineer
17 8 (4.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
17 8 (4.26%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Online Banking
2 14 (7.45%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.32%) Hedge funds
5 8 (4.26%) PMI
6 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.60%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) SecurID
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.53%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Windows
2 7 (3.72%) Linux
3 6 (3.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.17%) Change Control
2 18 (9.57%) SIEM
2 18 (9.57%) Service Delivery
3 16 (8.51%) ITIL
4 13 (6.91%) Network Management
4 13 (6.91%) Information Security
5 12 (6.38%) Problem Management
5 12 (6.38%) Network Design
6 8 (4.26%) CRM
6 8 (4.26%) Identity Management
7 7 (3.72%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.19%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.66%) Project Management
9 5 (2.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (2.13%) People Management
11 3 (1.60%) Information Security Management
11 3 (1.60%) Security Management
11 3 (1.60%) Asset Management
11 3 (1.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.32%) Perl
1 10 (5.32%) SQL
1 10 (5.32%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 136 (72.34%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (71.81%) CCSA
3 86 (45.74%) CCNP
4 70 (37.23%) CCIE
5 51 (27.13%) CCNA
5 51 (27.13%) Security Cleared
6 45 (23.94%) JNCIP
7 30 (15.96%) JNCIS
8 18 (9.57%) Degree
8 18 (9.57%) SC Cleared
9 15 (7.98%) Check Point Certification
10 14 (7.45%) CCDP
11 13 (6.91%) MCSE
11 13 (6.91%) MCSA
11 13 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (6.91%) MCITP
12 11 (5.85%) CCSP
13 10 (5.32%) JNCIE
14 8 (4.26%) PMI Certification
15 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.32%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.53%) Snort
4 1 (0.53%) Squid
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.06%) vMotion
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 188 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 172 (91.49%) Cisco
3 109 (57.98%) Juniper
4 48 (25.53%) Fortinet
5 45 (23.94%) Blue Coat
6 37 (19.68%) IronPort
6 37 (19.68%) F5
7 36 (19.15%) Tufin
8 17 (9.04%) Microsoft
9 15 (7.98%) HP
10 10 (5.32%) Riverbed
11 8 (4.26%) Nokia
12 6 (3.19%) Citrix
13 5 (2.66%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.66%) Kaspersky
13 5 (2.66%) Splunk
13 5 (2.66%) Meraki
14 4 (2.13%) ArcSight
14 4 (2.13%) Brocade
14 4 (2.13%) IBM
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Additional benefits:- Private Medical/ Great Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £36,000 to £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago