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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank - 190 178
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.074% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
889 950 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.11% 23.39% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 718 731 774
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) CCSP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CCDA
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) CCSA
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) DSL
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) ProxySG
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) OpenView

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) DSL
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) SDH
4 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) CCDA
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CCSA
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (50.00%) CCSP
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
1 2 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba