The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / North West
Rank 231 228 255
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 17 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.20% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.72% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1318 1531 1721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.46% 27.47% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1190 1441
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCSE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCSE Salary Trend in the North West

CCSE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 17 £32,500 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (77.27%) CCNP
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
3 10 (45.45%) FortiGate
3 10 (45.45%) Splunk
3 10 (45.45%) Fortinet
3 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 10 (45.45%) Retail
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) CCSA
3 10 (45.45%) CCIE
3 10 (45.45%) CCSP
3 10 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (22.73%) F5
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco PIX

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
1 10 (45.45%) Network Consultant
1 10 (45.45%) Network Security Consultant
1 10 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Support
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CCNP
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCIE
2 10 (45.45%) CCSA
2 10 (45.45%) CCSP
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Fortinet
2 10 (45.45%) Splunk
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft