The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 24 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.33% - 7.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% - 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
CCSE
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 33.33% 26.63% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

CCSE
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Maidstone region.

CCSE Salary Trend in Maidstone

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) CCNP
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (69.23%) Juniper
4 9 (69.23%) JNCIS
4 9 (69.23%) Network Security
5 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 8 (61.54%) WAN
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) MS Office
6 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
6 7 (53.85%) McAfee
6 7 (53.85%) Websense
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
6 7 (53.85%) Aruba
6 7 (53.85%) F5
6 7 (53.85%) SonicWALL
6 7 (53.85%) Lumension
6 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
7 5 (38.46%) CCSP
8 4 (30.77%) CCNA
8 4 (30.77%) Migration

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (15.38%) RIP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) JNCIS
3 5 (38.46%) CCSP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) CCSA
5 3 (23.08%) CCDA
5 3 (23.08%) CCDP
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Juniper
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 7 (53.85%) Websense
4 7 (53.85%) Aruba
4 7 (53.85%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) SonicWALL
4 7 (53.85%) Lumension
4 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat