The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 89 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.56% - 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
CCSE
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 501 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.82% 36.65% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 301 425 296
Average salary £37,500 £35,065 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CCSE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Wales

CCSE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
South Wales - 7 £42,500 - 2
CCSE
UK

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Juniper
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 21 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (61.90%) SonicWALL
5 10 (47.62%) Websense
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 9 (42.86%) Aruba
6 9 (42.86%) Lumension
6 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (42.86%) RIP
6 9 (42.86%) MS Office
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 9 (42.86%) OSPF
6 9 (42.86%) McAfee
6 9 (42.86%) BGP
6 9 (42.86%) Network Design

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) RIP
5 9 (42.86%) OSPF
5 9 (42.86%) BGP
5 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Escalation Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) JNCIS
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) CCSA
3 2 (9.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Juniper
1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 13 (61.90%) SonicWALL
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Websense
5 9 (42.86%) Lumension
5 9 (42.86%) Aruba
5 9 (42.86%) McAfee
6 4 (19.05%) Nokia
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago