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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 149 151 145
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 29 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 0.93% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 3.82% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
860 889 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.33% 24.25% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 684 727 483
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (98.28%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (96.55%) Firewall
4 54 (93.10%) CCNP
5 50 (86.21%) CheckPoint
6 49 (84.48%) CCSE
7 43 (74.14%) CCNA
7 43 (74.14%) ITIL
8 40 (68.97%) Data Centre
9 35 (60.34%) Network Security
9 35 (60.34%) ITIL Certification
10 34 (58.62%) Project Management
11 33 (56.90%) Mentoring
12 27 (46.55%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (46.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (29.31%) MPLS
13 17 (29.31%) LAN
13 17 (29.31%) WAN
13 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (22.41%) Network Design
15 11 (18.97%) CCDA
16 9 (15.52%) CCDP
16 9 (15.52%) VPN
16 9 (15.52%) SSL
17 8 (13.79%) VoIP
17 8 (13.79%) F5
17 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (13.79%) Coaching
18 7 (12.07%) Spanning Tree
18 7 (12.07%) HSRP

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (5.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 56 (96.55%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) Network Security
3 27 (46.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (29.31%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (29.31%) MPLS
4 17 (29.31%) LAN
4 17 (29.31%) WAN
5 9 (15.52%) VPN
5 9 (15.52%) SSL
6 8 (13.79%) VoIP
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (12.07%) VPLS
7 7 (12.07%) IPsec
7 7 (12.07%) HSRP
7 7 (12.07%) DMVPN
7 7 (12.07%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (12.07%) PPP
7 7 (12.07%) DNS
7 7 (12.07%) BGP
7 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Security Specialist
1 26 (44.83%) Network Security Specialist
1 26 (44.83%) Network Specialist
2 25 (43.10%) Network Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Implementation Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Network Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Security Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (68.97%) Data Centre
2 27 (46.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) CMDB
4 2 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) PMI
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) ITIL
2 34 (58.62%) Project Management
3 33 (56.90%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.41%) Network Design
5 8 (13.79%) Coaching
6 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (12.07%) BCP
6 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
6 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.45%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.72%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (93.10%) CCNP
3 49 (84.48%) CCSE
4 43 (74.14%) CCNA
5 35 (60.34%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (18.97%) CCDA
7 9 (15.52%) CCDP
8 3 (5.17%) Degree
9 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (86.21%) CheckPoint
3 8 (13.79%) F5
4 6 (10.34%) Juniper
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) HP
6 3 (5.17%) Avaya
7 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Brocade
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) McAfee
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