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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 144 152 155
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 42 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.10% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.49% 0.50% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
935 597 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.41% 22.51% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 747 473 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014, 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 71 (100.00%) Cisco
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (97.18%) CCNP
3 41 (57.75%) Network Security
4 40 (56.34%) CheckPoint
5 38 (53.52%) Firewall
6 36 (50.70%) CCSE
7 35 (49.30%) MPLS
8 33 (46.48%) CCNA
9 26 (36.62%) ITIL
9 26 (36.62%) TCP/IP
10 25 (35.21%) VMware
10 25 (35.21%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (33.80%) Windows
11 24 (33.80%) Linux
12 23 (32.39%) Red Hat
12 23 (32.39%) Cisco IOS
12 23 (32.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (29.58%) OSPF
13 21 (29.58%) BGP
14 20 (28.17%) MCSA
14 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (28.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (26.76%) PCI DSS
15 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
15 19 (26.76%) Load Balancing
16 18 (25.35%) Incident Management
17 17 (23.94%) EIGRP
18 16 (22.54%) MCSE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (5.63%) IIS
1 4 (5.63%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (57.75%) Network Security
2 38 (53.52%) Firewall
3 35 (49.30%) MPLS
4 26 (36.62%) TCP/IP
5 23 (32.39%) Cisco IOS
6 21 (29.58%) OSPF
6 21 (29.58%) BGP
7 17 (23.94%) EIGRP
8 12 (16.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (12.68%) LAN
10 9 (12.68%) WAN
11 8 (11.27%) Internet
12 4 (5.63%) SAN
12 4 (5.63%) DNS
13 3 (4.23%) VPN
14 2 (2.82%) IPsec
14 2 (2.82%) VRRP
14 2 (2.82%) HSRP
15 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Network Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Security Analyst
2 31 (43.66%) Network Security Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 19 (26.76%) Team Leader
4 7 (9.86%) Security Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.23%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Clustering
2 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 23 (32.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Load Balancing
3 18 (25.35%) Incident Management
4 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.31%) Project Management
6 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.68%) Network Architecture
8 8 (11.27%) Information Security
9 6 (8.45%) Information Management
9 6 (8.45%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) Network Design
10 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.23%) BCP
11 3 (4.23%) Migration
11 3 (4.23%) Time Management
11 3 (4.23%) Business Continuity Planning
12 2 (2.82%) B2C
13 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (97.18%) CCNP
3 36 (50.70%) CCSE
4 33 (46.48%) CCNA
5 25 (35.21%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (28.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (28.17%) MCSA
7 16 (22.54%) MCSE
8 15 (21.13%) RHCA
8 15 (21.13%) RHCE
9 6 (8.45%) CCSP
10 3 (4.23%) CCIE
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.41%) VCP5
11 1 (1.41%) Degree
11 1 (1.41%) CCDA
11 1 (1.41%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (56.34%) CheckPoint
3 25 (35.21%) VMware
4 23 (32.39%) Red Hat
5 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.27%) Citrix
7 2 (2.82%) Splunk
7 2 (2.82%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.41%) HP
8 1 (1.41%) Huawei
8 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.41%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
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