The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 67 102
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 3 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% 1.90% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 6.55% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 3
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -22.72%  
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 Kent.

Academic & Professional Certification
Kent
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 174 275 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 26.36% 29.01% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 147 244 206
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

CCSE
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for CCSE in Kent

CCSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Maidstone -8 3 £40,000 -5.88%
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) CRM
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 9 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 9 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
1 9 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (100.00%) Sourcefire