The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 141 156 157
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 32 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 0.64% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 2.80% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.93% +2.81%
CCSA
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
807 858 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.83% 22.91% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 621 736 504
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT 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
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CCSA Salary Trend in Leeds

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (97.40%) CCNP
3 58 (75.32%) Network Security
4 54 (70.13%) Firewall
5 51 (66.23%) ITIL
6 45 (58.44%) CheckPoint
7 43 (55.84%) CCSE
8 40 (51.95%) CCNA
9 39 (50.65%) ITIL Certification
10 38 (49.35%) Mentoring
11 36 (46.75%) Project Management
12 35 (45.45%) LAN
12 35 (45.45%) WAN
13 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (32.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 24 (31.17%) Incident Management
16 20 (25.97%) MPLS
17 19 (24.68%) Network Architecture
18 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (19.48%) Trend Analysis
19 15 (19.48%) CCSP
20 13 (16.88%) VPN
21 11 (14.29%) CCDA
22 10 (12.99%) CCDP
22 10 (12.99%) SSL
22 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
22 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
22 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
22 10 (12.99%) IPsec

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 58 (75.32%) Network Security
2 54 (70.13%) Firewall
3 35 (45.45%) LAN
3 35 (45.45%) WAN
4 25 (32.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (25.97%) MPLS
6 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (16.88%) VPN
8 10 (12.99%) BGP
8 10 (12.99%) EIGRP
8 10 (12.99%) SSL
8 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.99%) IPsec
8 10 (12.99%) VPLS
8 10 (12.99%) DMVPN
9 8 (10.39%) VRRP
9 8 (10.39%) Spanning Tree
9 8 (10.39%) HSRP
9 8 (10.39%) SAN
9 8 (10.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.19%) Games
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Analyst
1 27 (35.06%) Network Analyst
1 27 (35.06%) Security Analyst
1 27 (35.06%) Network Security Analyst
2 24 (31.17%) Network Specialist
3 21 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 19 (24.68%) Security Specialist
4 19 (24.68%) Network Security Specialist
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) ITIL
2 38 (49.35%) Mentoring
3 36 (46.75%) Project Management
4 24 (31.17%) Incident Management
5 19 (24.68%) Network Architecture
6 15 (19.48%) Trend Analysis
7 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity Planning
7 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
7 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
7 10 (12.99%) Network Design
7 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (12.99%) BCP
8 8 (10.39%) Coaching
9 6 (7.79%) High Availability
9 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.19%) Migration
10 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (97.40%) CCNP
3 43 (55.84%) CCSE
4 40 (51.95%) CCNA
5 39 (50.65%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (19.48%) CCSP
7 11 (14.29%) CCDA
8 10 (12.99%) CCDP
9 6 (7.79%) CISSP
9 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (7.79%) MCSE
9 6 (7.79%) MCSA
9 6 (7.79%) VCP5
9 6 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.90%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.90%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.60%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.39%) Terminal Services
2 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) vSphere
4 2 (2.60%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (58.44%) CheckPoint
3 9 (11.69%) VMware
4 5 (6.49%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.90%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.90%) Juniper
6 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.60%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus scheme and over time
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago