The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 83 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.47% 0.67% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.03% 3.17% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +10.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £51,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +16.66%  

CCSE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 179 189 310
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 29.25% 21.14% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 130 167 264
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing CCSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSE in Bedfordshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bedford +17 9 £47,500 -17.39% 4
CCSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 12 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 12 (85.71%) tcpdump
3 11 (78.57%) CCSA
4 10 (71.43%) Network Security
4 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 10 (71.43%) CCDP
5 9 (64.29%) Network Management
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) Driving Licence
6 8 (57.14%) Presales
6 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 8 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
9 4 (28.57%) CCNA
10 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
10 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (14.29%) Network Design

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 12 (85.71%) tcpdump
2 12 (85.71%) Wireshark
3 10 (71.43%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Network Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Support
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Network Support
5 3 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Driving Licence
2 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Management
2 8 (57.14%) Presales
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCSA
3 10 (71.43%) CCDP
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 6 days ago