The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 355 391 315
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -76
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 80 19 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.095% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.30% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 108
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6749 6289 7310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.54% 31.59% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5192 4917 6220
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCSE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CCSE Salary Trend in the South East

CCSE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in the South East

CCSE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Berkshire -1 27 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Buckinghamshire - 24 £45,000 -
Kent - 5 £45,000 -
Surrey - 4 £53,750 - 1
Hampshire -20 2 £58,750 +34.28%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 135 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 122 (90.37%) Cisco
3 113 (83.70%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (73.33%) Firewall
5 85 (62.96%) CCNP
6 82 (60.74%) Network Security
7 78 (57.78%) Juniper
8 75 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
9 73 (54.07%) F5
10 69 (51.11%) CCIE
11 58 (42.96%) CCSA
12 40 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
13 39 (28.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 37 (27.41%) ITIL
15 36 (26.67%) WAN
16 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
17 28 (20.74%) Network Management
18 27 (20.00%) LAN
18 27 (20.00%) Blue Coat
19 26 (19.26%) PRINCE2
20 24 (17.78%) JNCIP
20 24 (17.78%) JNCIE
20 24 (17.78%) Wireless
21 23 (17.04%) JNCIS
22 22 (16.30%) Brocade
22 22 (16.30%) Nokia
22 22 (16.30%) HP
22 22 (16.30%) ITIL V3
22 22 (16.30%) HP ASE
22 22 (16.30%) HP MASE

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.48%) Lync
1 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 99 (73.33%) Firewall
2 82 (60.74%) Network Security
3 75 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
5 39 (28.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 36 (26.67%) WAN
7 27 (20.00%) LAN
8 24 (17.78%) Wireless
9 20 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 17 (12.59%) BGP
10 17 (12.59%) OSPF
11 16 (11.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (8.89%) MPLS
13 9 (6.67%) VPN
14 8 (5.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (5.19%) Internet
16 6 (4.44%) TACACS
16 6 (4.44%) Junos
17 5 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
18 3 (2.22%) RIP
General
1 4 (2.96%) German Language
2 1 (0.74%) French Language
2 1 (0.74%) Back Office
2 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.74%) Legal
2 1 (0.74%) Retail
2 1 (0.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (34.07%) Network Engineer
2 38 (28.15%) Consultant
3 31 (22.96%) Security Engineer
4 25 (18.52%) Analyst
5 24 (17.78%) Network Consultant
6 22 (16.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 22 (16.30%) Security Analyst
7 19 (14.07%) Network Analyst
8 18 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (11.85%) Security Consultant
9 16 (11.85%) Network Security Consultant
10 13 (9.63%) Cisco Consultant
11 12 (8.89%) Network Security Analyst
12 10 (7.41%) Network Implementation Consultant
12 10 (7.41%) Network Design Consultant
12 10 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
13 8 (5.93%) Senior Security Engineer
13 8 (5.93%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 5 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 5 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.85%) Windows
2 12 (8.89%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.19%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) ITIL
2 28 (20.74%) Network Management
3 26 (19.26%) PRINCE2
4 22 (16.30%) ITIL V3
5 12 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.93%) Information Security
7 5 (3.70%) Coaching
7 5 (3.70%) Migration
7 5 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.96%) Change Management
8 4 (2.96%) Project Management
8 4 (2.96%) Fault Management
8 4 (2.96%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.22%) CRM
9 3 (2.22%) Network Design
9 3 (2.22%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.48%) PRINCE
10 2 (1.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.48%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (1.48%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (83.70%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (62.96%) CCNP
3 69 (51.11%) CCIE
4 58 (42.96%) CCSA
5 24 (17.78%) JNCIP
5 24 (17.78%) JNCIE
6 23 (17.04%) JNCIS
7 22 (16.30%) HP ASE
7 22 (16.30%) HP MASE
8 16 (11.85%) CCNA
9 15 (11.11%) CCDP
10 12 (8.89%) JNCIA
10 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
11 9 (6.67%) CISSP
12 7 (5.19%) CCDA
13 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
14 5 (3.70%) CCSP
15 4 (2.96%) DV Cleared
16 3 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
17 2 (1.48%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.44%) SLA
3 3 (2.22%) QA
4 2 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.48%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.48%) Squid
2 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 135 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 122 (90.37%) Cisco
3 78 (57.78%) Juniper
4 73 (54.07%) F5
5 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 22 (16.30%) Brocade
7 22 (16.30%) Nokia
7 22 (16.30%) HP
8 17 (12.59%) VMware
9 13 (9.63%) Websense
10 7 (5.19%) Aruba
10 7 (5.19%) Lumension
10 7 (5.19%) SonicWALL
10 7 (5.19%) McAfee
11 6 (4.44%) Citrix
12 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.48%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.48%) Avaya
13 2 (1.48%) Kaspersky
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