Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 70 144
Rank change year-on-year -40 +74 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 56 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 3.28% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 11.97% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 56 4
Kent median annual salary £53,750 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.38% -5.63% +3.23%
10th Percentile £44,375 £31,500 £34,732
90th Percentile £62,125 £46,250 £55,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +31.58% -27.62% +16.67%

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 Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 316 468 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.89% 27.38% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 291 426 483
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% -9.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £54,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in Kent over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
West Malling -10 1 £62,500 -10.71%
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint