The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 424 307 367
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +60
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 25 131 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 1.78% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 114 67
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7832 7350 8064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.61% 32.71% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5841 7051
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 7 £40,000 -6.43%
Berkshire -76 7 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hampshire -12 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 40 (78.43%) CCSA
3 38 (74.51%) Network Security
4 35 (68.63%) Firewall
5 34 (66.67%) Cisco
6 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (56.86%) CCNP
8 27 (52.94%) Blue Coat
9 23 (45.10%) Juniper
9 23 (45.10%) F5
10 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
11 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (27.45%) JNCIA
13 13 (25.49%) WAN
13 13 (25.49%) CISSP
14 11 (21.57%) Windows
14 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
14 11 (21.57%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (19.61%) LAN
15 10 (19.61%) DHCP
15 10 (19.61%) DNS
15 10 (19.61%) SNMP
15 10 (19.61%) Internet
16 9 (17.65%) UNIX
16 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (17.65%) BIG-IP
17 8 (15.69%) FWSM
17 8 (15.69%) Network Management
17 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
18 7 (13.73%) ProxySG

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (74.51%) Network Security
2 35 (68.63%) Firewall
3 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (25.49%) WAN
6 11 (21.57%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (19.61%) LAN
7 10 (19.61%) DHCP
7 10 (19.61%) SNMP
7 10 (19.61%) Internet
7 10 (19.61%) DNS
8 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (17.65%) BIG-IP
9 8 (15.69%) FWSM
10 7 (13.73%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (13.73%) 3G
10 7 (13.73%) NetScreen
10 7 (13.73%) SMTP
11 5 (9.80%) Broadband
11 5 (9.80%) OSPF
General
1 7 (13.73%) Back Office
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 5 (9.80%) Billing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) French Language
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Security Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Network Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Security Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Security Support Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) IP Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Consultant
8 6 (11.76%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Network Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Firmware
1 2 (3.92%) CESG
2 1 (1.96%) PKI
2 1 (1.96%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Network Management
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) CRM
4 3 (5.88%) Service Management
4 3 (5.88%) Change Control
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.92%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Information Security
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 40 (78.43%) CCSA
2 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (56.86%) CCNP
4 14 (27.45%) JNCIA
5 13 (25.49%) CISSP
6 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
8 7 (13.73%) CCNA
9 6 (11.76%) JNCIS
10 5 (9.80%) Degree
11 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (5.88%) GSEC
11 3 (5.88%) CEH
11 3 (5.88%) MCSE
11 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (3.92%) HNC
12 2 (3.92%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (1.96%) OSCP
13 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (1.96%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.92%) Snort
3 1 (1.96%) Squid
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.96%) Nessus
2 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (66.67%) Cisco
3 27 (52.94%) Blue Coat
4 23 (45.10%) Juniper
4 23 (45.10%) F5
5 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
5 4 (7.84%) Nokia
6 3 (5.88%) Websense
6 3 (5.88%) Trend Micro
6 3 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (5.88%) Kaspersky
7 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.92%) Tufin
7 2 (3.92%) IronPort
7 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.92%) Avaya
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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