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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / West Midlands
Rank 204 212 205
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.098% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.40% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
Median salary £26,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%

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
1137 1242 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.30% 24.33% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 832 978 1134
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

CCSE Salary Histogram 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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +7 5 £34,000 +47.82% 2
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) CCSA
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) CCNA
4 9 (64.29%) Network Design
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 8 (57.14%) SIEM
5 8 (57.14%) Palo Alto
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (42.86%) VLAN
7 6 (42.86%) LAN
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
9 4 (28.57%) Presales
10 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
11 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (14.29%) Juniper
11 2 (14.29%) Meraki
11 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
12 1 (7.14%) Stonesoft
12 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
12 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management

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 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) VLAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) DMZ
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Network Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Design
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
3 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) Presales
5 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Network Management
7 1 (7.14%) Process Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CCSA
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) CCNA
4 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
5 1 (7.14%) CCDP
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 2 (14.29%) Meraki
5 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.14%) Stonesoft
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