The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 187 181 186
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
CCSE
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
983 881 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.12% 24.04% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 779 778 773
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCSE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Manchester

CCSE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSPA
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCSPA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) F5