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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 126 136 148
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 44 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.24% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 5.97% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
863 687 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.20% 20.80% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 760 528 481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 88 (100.00%) Cisco
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (97.73%) CCNP
3 71 (80.68%) Network Security
4 57 (64.77%) ITIL
4 57 (64.77%) Firewall
5 50 (56.82%) ITIL Certification
6 36 (40.91%) CCSE
6 36 (40.91%) CheckPoint
7 33 (37.50%) Project Management
7 33 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 32 (36.36%) Incident Management
9 31 (35.23%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (35.23%) CCNA
10 28 (31.82%) MPLS
11 26 (29.55%) LAN
11 26 (29.55%) WAN
12 16 (18.18%) Network Architecture
13 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (13.64%) Trend Analysis
14 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
14 12 (13.64%) CCSP
15 10 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (10.23%) VPN
17 8 (9.09%) Windows
17 8 (9.09%) CCDA
17 8 (9.09%) VMware
18 7 (7.95%) Network Design
18 7 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 71 (80.68%) Network Security
2 57 (64.77%) Firewall
3 28 (31.82%) MPLS
4 26 (29.55%) LAN
4 26 (29.55%) WAN
5 15 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (10.23%) VPN
9 7 (7.95%) SAN
10 6 (6.82%) Internet
10 6 (6.82%) IPsec
10 6 (6.82%) OSPF
10 6 (6.82%) BGP
10 6 (6.82%) EIGRP
10 6 (6.82%) SSL
10 6 (6.82%) VPLS
10 6 (6.82%) DMVPN
11 5 (5.68%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (4.55%) Games
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Analyst
1 48 (54.55%) Network Analyst
1 48 (54.55%) Security Analyst
1 48 (54.55%) Network Security Analyst
2 19 (21.59%) Network Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Network Specialist
5 8 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Security Specialist
7 6 (6.82%) Network Security Specialist
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.77%) ITIL
2 33 (37.50%) Project Management
2 33 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 32 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 16 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 12 (13.64%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (7.95%) Network Design
6 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.95%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.95%) Information Security
6 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.82%) BCP
7 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (5.68%) High Availability
8 5 (5.68%) Coaching
8 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.55%) Information Management
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (97.73%) CCNP
3 50 (56.82%) ITIL Certification
4 36 (40.91%) CCSE
5 31 (35.23%) CCNA
6 12 (13.64%) CCSP
7 8 (9.09%) CCDA
8 7 (7.95%) CCDP
8 7 (7.95%) CISSP
8 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.95%) MCSE
8 7 (7.95%) MCSA
8 7 (7.95%) VCP5
8 7 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.27%) VCAP
11 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.95%) Terminal Services
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) vSphere
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.41%) Juniper
5 2 (2.27%) Splunk
5 2 (2.27%) ArcSight
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2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago