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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 576 559
Rank change year-on-year +26 -17  
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 52 62 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.64% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 75
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8447 9762 11441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.02% 24.36% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6488 8210 9338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Canary Wharf -6 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Westminster - 3 £50,000 -
West End of London - 2 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
CCSE
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 87 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 82 (94.25%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (87.36%) Cisco
4 74 (85.06%) CCNP
5 70 (80.46%) Firewall
6 57 (65.52%) Network Security
7 53 (60.92%) F5
8 50 (57.47%) Cisco ASA
8 50 (57.47%) Juniper
9 47 (54.02%) CCSA
10 41 (47.13%) Palo Alto
11 34 (39.08%) CCNA
12 28 (32.18%) DNS
12 28 (32.18%) Junos
13 27 (31.03%) VPN
13 27 (31.03%) Finance
13 27 (31.03%) JNCIS
14 26 (29.89%) Fortinet
14 26 (29.89%) BGP
15 25 (28.74%) WAN
15 25 (28.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 24 (27.59%) Data Centre
17 22 (25.29%) LAN
17 22 (25.29%) EIGRP
17 22 (25.29%) OSPF
18 21 (24.14%) NetScreen
18 21 (24.14%) Windows
18 21 (24.14%) HP
19 20 (22.99%) CCIE
19 20 (22.99%) Internet

CCSE
Co-occurring 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 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Akamai
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (80.46%) Firewall
2 57 (65.52%) Network Security
3 50 (57.47%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (32.18%) DNS
4 28 (32.18%) Junos
5 27 (31.03%) VPN
6 26 (29.89%) BGP
7 25 (28.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 25 (28.74%) WAN
8 22 (25.29%) EIGRP
8 22 (25.29%) LAN
8 22 (25.29%) OSPF
9 21 (24.14%) NetScreen
10 20 (22.99%) Internet
11 18 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (19.54%) MPLS
13 16 (18.39%) Cisco PIX
14 15 (17.24%) Wireless
15 14 (16.09%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Law
2 6 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 24 (27.59%) Security Engineer
3 22 (25.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (22.99%) Consultant
4 20 (22.99%) Security Consultant
5 15 (17.24%) Analyst
5 15 (17.24%) Network Consultant
5 15 (17.24%) Network Security Consultant
6 14 (16.09%) Security Analyst
7 11 (12.64%) Network Analyst
7 11 (12.64%) Network Security Analyst
8 10 (11.49%) Architect
9 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (9.20%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (9.20%) Senior Security Consultant
11 7 (8.05%) Cisco Consultant
11 7 (8.05%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 7 (8.05%) Security Specialist
12 6 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.60%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Linux
3 10 (11.49%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.90%) VMS
5 4 (4.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Information Security
2 13 (14.94%) ITIL
3 12 (13.79%) Analytics
3 12 (13.79%) Information Management
3 12 (13.79%) Network Management
3 12 (13.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 11 (12.64%) Network Design
5 10 (11.49%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (9.20%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (9.20%) Security Management
7 7 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (8.05%) SIEM
7 7 (8.05%) Threat Intelligence
8 6 (6.90%) ArchiMate
8 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.90%) Information Governance
8 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.90%) SABSA
8 6 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 6 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 82 (94.25%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (85.06%) CCNP
3 47 (54.02%) CCSA
4 34 (39.08%) CCNA
5 27 (31.03%) JNCIS
6 20 (22.99%) CCIE
7 16 (18.39%) Check Point Certification
8 15 (17.24%) CISSP
9 13 (14.94%) JNCIP
10 12 (13.79%) GIAC
10 12 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (12.64%) JNCIE
12 9 (10.34%) CISA
12 9 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (9.20%) CCDP
13 8 (9.20%) CCIE Security
14 7 (8.05%) Degree
14 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
15 6 (6.90%) CCSP
15 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.45%) HP NNM
3 2 (2.30%) Nagios
3 2 (2.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 76 (87.36%) Cisco
3 53 (60.92%) F5
4 50 (57.47%) Juniper
5 41 (47.13%) Palo Alto
6 26 (29.89%) Fortinet
7 21 (24.14%) HP
8 20 (22.99%) Riverbed
9 19 (21.84%) Blue Coat
10 15 (17.24%) Citrix
10 15 (17.24%) SolarWinds
11 13 (14.94%) VMware
12 12 (13.79%) ArcSight
12 12 (13.79%) Qualys
13 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.20%) IronPort
14 8 (9.20%) Tufin
15 7 (8.05%) AlgoSec
15 7 (8.05%) Brocade
16 6 (6.90%) CA
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