The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 204 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 5 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.094% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.77% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 16
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1473 1556 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.58% 28.22% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1326 1114
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,590 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Birmingham +2 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (50.00%) CEH
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) VPLS
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) CCSA
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) CCSP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) VPLS
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) Network Management
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
1 5 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCSA
2 5 (50.00%) CEH
2 5 (50.00%) CCSP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago