The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 82 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing CCSA 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.10% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 0.72% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£396 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.08% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £300 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.75 -
% change year-on-year
+18.32% -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
186 138 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.10% 14.14% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 89 75
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £413 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £62.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSA across the Leeds region.

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CCSA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CCSA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) VCAP
2 2 (50.00%) VCP5
2 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) VCAP
2 2 (50.00%) VCP5
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) VMware