Period
to 7 December 2019

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 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 318 335
Rank change year-on-year +82 +17 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 26 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 17
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +96.97% -30.53% -17.39%
10th Percentile £53,250 £25,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,792 2,827 3,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.14% 28.35% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,240 1,958 2,942
East of England median annual salary £45,795 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.77% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,475 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,075 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.55%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 7 December 2019.

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 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Bedfordshire +21 25 £65,000 +116.67% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
CCSE
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 25 (96.15%) CCNP
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (96.15%) Network Security
3 24 (92.31%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (92.31%) Spanning Tree
3 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 24 (92.31%) LAN
3 24 (92.31%) WAN
3 24 (92.31%) OSPF
3 24 (92.31%) BGP
4 20 (76.92%) Load Balancing
5 17 (65.38%) CCDP
6 16 (61.54%) Presales
7 13 (50.00%) Project Delivery
7 13 (50.00%) Firewall
7 13 (50.00%) CCSA
7 13 (50.00%) Network Design
8 11 (42.31%) Wireshark
8 11 (42.31%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
8 11 (42.31%) tcpdump
9 8 (30.77%) Linux
9 8 (30.77%) VMware
10 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
10 7 (26.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (26.92%) CCNA
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) Network Management

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 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Network Security
2 24 (92.31%) BGP
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco Nexus
2 24 (92.31%) LAN
2 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 24 (92.31%) Spanning Tree
2 24 (92.31%) WAN
3 13 (50.00%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 11 (42.31%) tcpdump
4 11 (42.31%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Consultant
1 25 (96.15%) Network Security Consultant
1 25 (96.15%) Security Consultant
2 21 (80.77%) Check Point Consultant
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco Consultant
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 19 (73.08%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Load Balancing
2 16 (61.54%) Presales
3 13 (50.00%) Network Design
3 13 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 7 (26.92%) Network Management
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) CCNP
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (65.38%) CCDP
3 13 (50.00%) CCSA
4 11 (42.31%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) CCSM
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper