The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 138 174
Rank change year-on-year -2 +36  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.096% 0.35% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 1.04% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 596 769 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.67% 33.64% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1477 1799
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Hertfordshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Hertfordshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Computacenter
3 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) CCDP
3 4 (66.67%) GPG13
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Ubiquiti
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Meraki
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Principal Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Principal Security Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) CCDP
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GPG13
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Computacenter
2 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Meraki
3 2 (33.33%) Ubiquiti