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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 393 374 426
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +52
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 59 82 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.40% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 1.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 9
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £62,950 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +16.66%
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
6056 6650 6433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.44% 32.35% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 5171 4982
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +15 38 £52,500 -12.50%
Kent +11 8 £37,000 -3.26% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 6 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Surrey +8 4 £68,000 +23.63% 2
Hampshire +7 1 £55,000 -6.38%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 87 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 85 (97.70%) Cisco
3 83 (95.40%) Firewall
4 74 (85.06%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (77.01%) F5
6 63 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
7 51 (58.62%) CCNP
8 47 (54.02%) Cisco PIX
9 45 (51.72%) CCIE
10 42 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (43.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 36 (41.38%) CCSA
13 31 (35.63%) CCNA
14 29 (33.33%) Load Balancing
15 26 (29.89%) Juniper
16 23 (26.44%) Network Security
17 20 (22.99%) WAN
18 17 (19.54%) LAN
19 16 (18.39%) VPN
19 16 (18.39%) CCDP
20 14 (16.09%) JNCIP
21 13 (14.94%) Palo Alto
22 12 (13.79%) Presales
22 12 (13.79%) MPLS
22 12 (13.79%) CCDA
23 10 (11.49%) OSPF
23 10 (11.49%) Check Point Certification
23 10 (11.49%) Finance
23 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
23 10 (11.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (2.30%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (95.40%) Firewall
2 63 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
3 47 (54.02%) Cisco PIX
4 42 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 38 (43.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 23 (26.44%) Network Security
7 20 (22.99%) WAN
8 17 (19.54%) LAN
9 16 (18.39%) VPN
10 12 (13.79%) MPLS
11 10 (11.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (11.49%) OSPF
12 9 (10.34%) Wireless
13 8 (9.20%) SSL
14 7 (8.05%) IPsec
14 7 (8.05%) IPv4
15 5 (5.75%) IP Telephony
16 4 (4.60%) Cisco Wireless
16 4 (4.60%) NetScaler
16 4 (4.60%) TACACS
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Network Engineer
2 24 (27.59%) Security Engineer
3 23 (26.44%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (25.29%) Analyst
4 22 (25.29%) Network Analyst
5 21 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (24.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Network Security Analyst
6 19 (21.84%) Security Analyst
7 16 (18.39%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (14.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 13 (14.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (11.49%) Check Point Analyst
9 10 (11.49%) Check Point Specialist
9 10 (11.49%) Network Security Specialist
9 10 (11.49%) Network Specialist
9 10 (11.49%) Security Specialist
10 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 9 (10.34%) Architect
10 9 (10.34%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) iPad
3 4 (4.60%) Replication
4 3 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.15%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (13.79%) Presales
3 9 (10.34%) ITIL
3 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.90%) Network Design
5 5 (5.75%) Change Control
5 5 (5.75%) Coaching
6 4 (4.60%) Change Management
7 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.45%) Network Management
7 3 (3.45%) Web Filtering
8 2 (2.30%) High Availability
8 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.30%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.30%) Process Management
8 2 (2.30%) Project Management
8 2 (2.30%) SIEM
9 1 (1.15%) ERP
9 1 (1.15%) Fault Management
9 1 (1.15%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 74 (85.06%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (58.62%) CCNP
3 45 (51.72%) CCIE
4 36 (41.38%) CCSA
5 31 (35.63%) CCNA
6 16 (18.39%) CCDP
7 14 (16.09%) JNCIP
8 12 (13.79%) CCDA
9 10 (11.49%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (10.34%) JNCIE
11 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
11 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.05%) CCSP
13 6 (6.90%) JNCIA
14 4 (4.60%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 85 (97.70%) Cisco
3 67 (77.01%) F5
4 26 (29.89%) Juniper
5 13 (14.94%) Palo Alto
6 9 (10.34%) Blue Coat
7 6 (6.90%) VMware
8 4 (4.60%) Citrix
8 4 (4.60%) Nokia
9 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.30%) Aruba
10 2 (2.30%) Avaya
11 1 (1.15%) Brocade
11 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.15%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.15%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.15%) Symantec
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 18 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago