The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 242 264
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 12 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.65% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 9
Median salary £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% +11.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £51,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% +14.13%  

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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1871 2001 2571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.68% 29.43% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1654 2102
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

CCSE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for CCSE in the East of England

CCSE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSE in the East of England

CCSE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bedfordshire +23 9 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Hertfordshire -7 2 £58,750 -16.07%
Suffolk - 1 £31,000 -
CCSE
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (96.30%) Cisco
3 23 (85.19%) CCNP
4 20 (74.07%) OSPF
4 20 (74.07%) BGP
5 18 (66.67%) Firewall
5 18 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (62.96%) Network Security
7 16 (59.26%) Spanning Tree
7 16 (59.26%) CCDP
7 16 (59.26%) LAN
7 16 (59.26%) WAN
8 15 (55.56%) Wireshark
9 14 (51.85%) CCSA
9 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
10 13 (48.15%) Presales
10 13 (48.15%) tcpdump
10 13 (48.15%) Network Management
11 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 9 (33.33%) Driving Licence
12 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
12 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (29.63%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (25.93%) F5
14 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (22.22%) CCIE
15 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) BGP
1 20 (74.07%) OSPF
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (66.67%) Firewall
3 17 (62.96%) Network Security
4 16 (59.26%) LAN
4 16 (59.26%) Spanning Tree
4 16 (59.26%) WAN
5 15 (55.56%) Wireshark
6 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
7 13 (48.15%) tcpdump
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) DMVPN
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (14.81%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
1 14 (51.85%) Security Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Network Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Network Security Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Network Support
4 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Principal Security Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 9 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Fat Client
3 4 (14.81%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Network Management
1 13 (48.15%) Presales
2 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Line Management
5 4 (14.81%) Task Automation
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) ITSM
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (85.19%) CCNP
3 16 (59.26%) CCDP
4 14 (51.85%) CCSA
5 8 (29.63%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (22.22%) CCIE
7 5 (18.52%) CCNA
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) CISSP
9 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
10 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (3.70%) Degree
10 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) GPG13
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (96.30%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Computacenter
5 4 (14.81%) Imperva
5 4 (14.81%) Infoblox
5 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Meraki
7 2 (7.41%) Ubiquiti
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago