The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / London
Rank 554 588 583
Rank change year-on-year +34 -5  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 34 68 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.63% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 50
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7965 10752 10896
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.68% 25.79% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6461 8918 8885
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

CCSE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CCSE in London

CCSE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSE in London

CCSE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +40 7 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 63 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 58 (92.06%) Firewall
3 57 (90.48%) Cisco
4 54 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (82.54%) CCNP
6 40 (63.49%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (61.90%) Network Security
7 39 (61.90%) CCSA
8 35 (55.56%) F5
9 30 (47.62%) Palo Alto
10 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
10 22 (34.92%) Fortinet
11 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
11 19 (30.16%) Finance
12 18 (28.57%) CCNA
12 18 (28.57%) Juniper
13 16 (25.40%) CCSP
14 15 (23.81%) VPN
14 15 (23.81%) DNS
14 15 (23.81%) Riverbed
15 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (22.22%) Splunk
15 14 (22.22%) HP
15 14 (22.22%) Citrix
15 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
15 14 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (22.22%) Retail
16 13 (20.63%) BIG-IP
16 13 (20.63%) BGP

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Akamai
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (92.06%) Firewall
2 40 (63.49%) Cisco ASA
3 39 (61.90%) Network Security
4 15 (23.81%) DNS
4 15 (23.81%) VPN
5 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (22.22%) NetScreen
6 13 (20.63%) BGP
6 13 (20.63%) BIG-IP
6 13 (20.63%) LAN
6 13 (20.63%) WAN
7 12 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (15.87%) DHCP
8 10 (15.87%) IPsec
8 10 (15.87%) MPLS
8 10 (15.87%) SSL
9 9 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 9 (14.29%) OSPF
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (22.22%) Retail
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Consultant
1 19 (30.16%) Network Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Security Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (22.22%) Security Consultant
5 12 (19.05%) Network Consultant
5 12 (19.05%) Network Security Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Security Specialist
7 5 (7.94%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Firewall Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Network Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.35%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.35%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (6.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Network Management
3 8 (12.70%) Analytics
3 8 (12.70%) Information Management
3 8 (12.70%) Information Security
3 8 (12.70%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (12.70%) SIEM
3 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (11.11%) Network Design
4 7 (11.11%) Presales
4 7 (11.11%) Security Management
5 6 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.94%) Web Filtering
7 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) Line Management
7 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 54 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (82.54%) CCNP
3 39 (61.90%) CCSA
4 18 (28.57%) CCNA
5 16 (25.40%) CCSP
6 11 (17.46%) CCIE
7 9 (14.29%) JNCIS
8 8 (12.70%) CCDP
8 8 (12.70%) GIAC
8 8 (12.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (12.70%) JNCIA
9 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 5 (7.94%) CISSP
11 3 (4.76%) CISA
11 3 (4.76%) JNCIE
11 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.17%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (3.17%) CISM
12 2 (3.17%) CSSLP
13 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.35%) PMO
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) GPG13
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.76%) Xen
3 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.76%) HP NNM
3 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 57 (90.48%) Cisco
3 35 (55.56%) F5
4 30 (47.62%) Palo Alto
5 22 (34.92%) Fortinet
6 18 (28.57%) Juniper
7 15 (23.81%) Riverbed
8 14 (22.22%) Citrix
8 14 (22.22%) HP
8 14 (22.22%) Splunk
9 12 (19.05%) SolarWinds
10 9 (14.29%) Blue Coat
11 8 (12.70%) ArcSight
11 8 (12.70%) Qualys
11 8 (12.70%) VMware
12 5 (7.94%) Brocade
12 5 (7.94%) Infoblox
12 5 (7.94%) Thales
13 4 (6.35%) Cognizant
13 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 21 days ago