Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 771 772
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +43
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 85 80 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.44% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 120
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £50,500 £49,000 £35,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +10.53%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16784 18139 22855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.03% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12496 15063 18626
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
East London +10 8 £65,000 +18.18%
Central London -5 7 £60,000 +9.09%
South London +4 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
CCSE
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 85 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 83 (97.65%) Cisco
3 82 (96.47%) Firewall
4 76 (89.41%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (88.24%) Network Security
6 74 (87.06%) CCNP
7 70 (82.35%) CCSA
8 60 (70.59%) CCNA
9 55 (64.71%) F5
10 50 (58.82%) Juniper
11 43 (50.59%) WAN
12 42 (49.41%) Finance
13 40 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
14 39 (45.88%) LAN
15 37 (43.53%) Junos
15 37 (43.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 33 (38.82%) VPN
16 33 (38.82%) JNCIS
17 32 (37.65%) OSPF
18 31 (36.47%) BGP
19 29 (34.12%) EIGRP
19 29 (34.12%) Internet
19 29 (34.12%) DNS
20 26 (30.59%) Palo Alto
20 26 (30.59%) MPLS
21 24 (28.24%) JNCIP
22 23 (27.06%) Translating Business Requirements
23 22 (25.88%) X.509
23 22 (25.88%) CCIE
24 21 (24.71%) DSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.71%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Akamai
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (96.47%) Firewall
2 75 (88.24%) Network Security
3 43 (50.59%) WAN
4 39 (45.88%) LAN
5 37 (43.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 37 (43.53%) Junos
6 33 (38.82%) VPN
7 32 (37.65%) OSPF
8 31 (36.47%) BGP
9 29 (34.12%) DNS
9 29 (34.12%) EIGRP
9 29 (34.12%) Internet
10 26 (30.59%) MPLS
11 22 (25.88%) X.509
12 21 (24.71%) DSL
12 21 (24.71%) VPLS
13 20 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (15.29%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (15.29%) Wireless
15 8 (9.41%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (49.41%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Network Engineer
2 31 (36.47%) Analyst
3 29 (34.12%) Security Engineer
4 28 (32.94%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (31.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 27 (31.76%) Security Analyst
6 25 (29.41%) Network Analyst
7 19 (22.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 19 (22.35%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (15.29%) Cisco Analyst
8 13 (15.29%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (15.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 13 (15.29%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 12 (14.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (11.76%) Check Point Analyst
10 10 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
10 10 (11.76%) Service Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) Asset Management Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) Consultant
11 7 (8.24%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.71%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.71%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Windows
2 18 (21.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Translating Business Requirements
2 19 (22.35%) Network Design
3 10 (11.76%) SIEM
4 8 (9.41%) Asset Management
5 6 (7.06%) ITIL
5 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.06%) Network Management
6 5 (5.88%) Information Management
6 5 (5.88%) Information Security
6 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (4.71%) Migration
7 4 (4.71%) Network Optimisation
7 4 (4.71%) Security Management
7 4 (4.71%) Statistics
7 4 (4.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) Analytics
9 2 (2.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (89.41%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (87.06%) CCNP
3 70 (82.35%) CCSA
4 60 (70.59%) CCNA
5 40 (47.06%) Check Point Certification
6 33 (38.82%) JNCIS
7 24 (28.24%) JNCIP
8 22 (25.88%) CCIE
9 11 (12.94%) CCDP
10 8 (9.41%) Degree
11 6 (7.06%) CISSP
12 5 (5.88%) CEH
12 5 (5.88%) CISM
12 5 (5.88%) GIAC
12 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (5.88%) JNCIE
13 4 (4.71%) CASP
13 4 (4.71%) CCIE Security
13 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.18%) vCloud
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 83 (97.65%) Cisco
3 55 (64.71%) F5
4 50 (58.82%) Juniper
5 26 (30.59%) Palo Alto
6 11 (12.94%) Fortinet
7 10 (11.76%) Riverbed
8 8 (9.41%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.06%) Qualys
10 5 (5.88%) ArcSight
10 5 (5.88%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.88%) ForeScout
10 5 (5.88%) Splunk
11 4 (4.71%) Avaya
11 4 (4.71%) Brocade
11 4 (4.71%) Citrix
11 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
12 3 (3.53%) CA
12 3 (3.53%) IronPort
12 3 (3.53%) McAfee