Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 103 96
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 +36
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 23 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.10% 1.17% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 5.48% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 35
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.98% +17.00%
10th Percentile £42,250 £47,000 £46,850
90th Percentile £59,000 £66,250 £62,300
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £58,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% -3.85% +30.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 324 347 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.54% 21.39% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 253 300 542
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,900 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,700 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.97% +1.63% +1.18%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing CCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +21 23 £57,500 +4.55%
CCSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 23 (100.00%) LAN
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
1 23 (100.00%) BGP
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 23 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Network Security
3 20 (86.96%) CCNP
3 20 (86.96%) Data Centre
3 20 (86.96%) Presales
4 19 (82.61%) CCDP
5 14 (60.87%) Load Balancing
6 13 (56.52%) Network Design
7 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
7 10 (43.48%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) tcpdump
7 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
8 8 (34.78%) Driving Licence
9 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (30.43%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (30.43%) CCSA
10 3 (13.04%) Network Management
11 2 (8.70%) F5
12 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
12 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
12 1 (4.35%) CCNA

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 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) BGP
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 23 (100.00%) LAN
1 23 (100.00%) OSPF
1 23 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 22 (95.65%) Network Security
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 10 (43.48%) tcpdump
3 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Consultant
1 19 (82.61%) Network Consultant
2 17 (73.91%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (73.91%) Security Consultant
3 15 (65.22%) Check Point Consultant
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Consultant
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (34.78%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Presales
2 14 (60.87%) Load Balancing
3 13 (56.52%) Network Design
4 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) CCNP
3 19 (82.61%) CCDP
4 7 (30.43%) CCSA
4 7 (30.43%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft