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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 368 385 379
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 78 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.09% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 66 52
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £49,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
6599 7735 7422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.41% 33.86% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5094 6070 6009
Average salary £43,500 £42,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
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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 +8 41 £62,500 +21.95%
Buckinghamshire +14 20 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey 0 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hampshire -4 4 - -
Kent -5 2 £50,000 +33.33%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 165 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 143 (86.67%) Firewall
3 142 (86.06%) Cisco
4 135 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (64.85%) Cisco ASA
6 89 (53.94%) CCNP
7 85 (51.52%) CCSA
7 85 (51.52%) F5
8 83 (50.30%) CCIE
9 75 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
10 72 (43.64%) Juniper
11 61 (36.97%) Network Security
12 58 (35.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 52 (31.52%) Blue Coat
14 47 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
16 35 (21.21%) Nokia
17 34 (20.61%) NetScreen
18 33 (20.00%) BGP
19 32 (19.39%) Fortinet
20 30 (18.18%) BIG-IP
21 29 (17.58%) JNCIS
22 28 (16.97%) IronPort
23 27 (16.36%) Tufin
24 26 (15.76%) Load Balancing
25 25 (15.15%) Data Centre
25 25 (15.15%) WAN
26 23 (13.94%) LAN
27 20 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
27 20 (12.12%) SC Cleared

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (1.82%) Lync
2 2 (1.21%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Office
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 143 (86.67%) Firewall
2 107 (64.85%) Cisco ASA
3 75 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
4 61 (36.97%) Network Security
5 58 (35.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 47 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
8 34 (20.61%) NetScreen
9 33 (20.00%) BGP
10 30 (18.18%) BIG-IP
11 25 (15.15%) WAN
12 23 (13.94%) LAN
13 20 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
14 18 (10.91%) OSPF
15 15 (9.09%) VPLS
16 13 (7.88%) MPLS
17 12 (7.27%) TACACS
18 9 (5.45%) Internet
18 9 (5.45%) 3G
18 9 (5.45%) Broadband
General
1 11 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.24%) Finance
3 5 (3.03%) Banking
4 4 (2.42%) Advertising
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (26.06%) Consultant
2 38 (23.03%) Security Consultant
3 37 (22.42%) Analyst
4 32 (19.39%) Network Engineer
5 30 (18.18%) Security Engineer
6 25 (15.15%) Senior Security Consultant
6 25 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
7 23 (13.94%) Network Analyst
7 23 (13.94%) Security Analyst
8 18 (10.91%) Firewall Consultant
9 15 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
10 13 (7.88%) Network Security Analyst
11 11 (6.67%) Support Engineer
11 11 (6.67%) Network Consultant
12 9 (5.45%) Security Specialist
13 8 (4.85%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Network Specialist
13 8 (4.85%) Support Specialist
13 8 (4.85%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (4.85%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.24%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.82%) PKI
4 2 (1.21%) Clustering
4 2 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.76%) Load Balancing
2 17 (10.30%) ITIL
3 9 (5.45%) Service Delivery
3 9 (5.45%) Change Management
3 9 (5.45%) Incident Management
3 9 (5.45%) Fault Management
3 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
4 8 (4.85%) Network Management
4 8 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.24%) ITIL V3
5 7 (4.24%) SIEM
5 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 5 (3.03%) Information Security
6 5 (3.03%) Network Design
7 4 (2.42%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (1.82%) Server Hardening
8 3 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (1.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (53.94%) CCNP
3 85 (51.52%) CCSA
4 83 (50.30%) CCIE
5 29 (17.58%) JNCIS
6 20 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 20 (12.12%) Security Cleared
7 17 (10.30%) CISSP
8 16 (9.70%) CCNA
9 14 (8.48%) Check Point Certification
9 14 (8.48%) JNCIE
10 11 (6.67%) JNCIP
11 8 (4.85%) JNCIA
11 8 (4.85%) CCDP
12 7 (4.24%) HP ASE
12 7 (4.24%) HP MASE
13 4 (2.42%) CCDA
14 3 (1.82%) MCSE
14 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.82%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) SLA
2 7 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.42%) GPG13
3 4 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) Squid
2 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.42%) XenApp
2 4 (2.42%) vSphere
3 3 (1.82%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.27%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.82%) vMotion
2 3 (1.82%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 142 (86.06%) Cisco
3 85 (51.52%) F5
4 72 (43.64%) Juniper
5 52 (31.52%) Blue Coat
6 35 (21.21%) Nokia
7 32 (19.39%) Fortinet
8 28 (16.97%) IronPort
9 27 (16.36%) Tufin
10 18 (10.91%) Citrix
11 13 (7.88%) Kaspersky
11 13 (7.88%) WatchGuard
12 10 (6.06%) HP
13 9 (5.45%) Computacenter
13 9 (5.45%) VMware
14 8 (4.85%) LogRhythm
14 8 (4.85%) Websense
15 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
16 5 (3.03%) Splunk
17 4 (2.42%) Sourcefire
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