The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 209 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 12 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.021% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.066% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +79.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
CCSE
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1585 1515 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.28% 32.48% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1262 1688
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CCSE
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Surrey

CCSE
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(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
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Woking - 2 £45,000 -
CCSE
South East

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 31 (88.57%) Firewall
3 29 (82.86%) CCSA
4 21 (60.00%) WatchGuard
5 20 (57.14%) Kaspersky
6 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.86%) Network Security
7 8 (22.86%) LAN
7 8 (22.86%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) CCNP
9 6 (17.14%) CCNA
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) CISSP
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (11.43%) Network Management
10 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (11.43%) Splunk
10 4 (11.43%) Change Control
10 4 (11.43%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
10 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (11.43%) Internet
5 4 (11.43%) OSPF
5 4 (11.43%) BGP
5 4 (11.43%) TACACS
5 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
5 4 (11.43%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.71%) Junos
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Support Specialist
2 10 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) CESG
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
1 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
2 4 (11.43%) Network Management
2 4 (11.43%) Change Control
2 4 (11.43%) Protective Monitoring
2 4 (11.43%) Service Management
2 4 (11.43%) Information Security
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) CCSA
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (17.14%) CCNA
4 6 (17.14%) CISSP
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) GSEC
5 4 (11.43%) CEH
5 4 (11.43%) MCSE
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.71%) CISMP
6 2 (5.71%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (60.00%) WatchGuard
3 20 (57.14%) Kaspersky
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Splunk
5 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Nokia
6 2 (5.71%) McAfee
6 2 (5.71%) Sophos
6 2 (5.71%) Brocade
6 2 (5.71%) F5