The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 189 187
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.029% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.087% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -12.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.45% -8.63%  

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 952 1146 1313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.70% 33.42% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 751 959 1071
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Hampshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Hook - 1 - -
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (50.00%) 802.1X
4 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) Tufin
4 4 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (50.00%) IronPort
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) CISA
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) Security Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
4 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) CSSLP
5 2 (25.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (12.50%) CCDP
6 1 (12.50%) CCIP
6 1 (12.50%) CCSA
6 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) IronPort
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (50.00%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed