The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 224 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.086% 0.075% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Median salary £52,500 £24,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -49.47%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1573 1332 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.21% 24.86% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1086 1305
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCSE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCSE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCSE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 1 £49,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) CCSA
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
1 8 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) CCDA
5 1 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
5 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) F5

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCSA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCDA
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper