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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 133 146 156
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 49 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 3.08% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
940 650 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.53% 20.65% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 794 499 436
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 79 (100.00%) Cisco
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (97.47%) CCNP
3 63 (79.75%) Network Security
4 51 (64.56%) Firewall
5 45 (56.96%) ITIL
6 42 (53.16%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (41.77%) Incident Management
8 29 (36.71%) MPLS
9 28 (35.44%) CheckPoint
10 26 (32.91%) CCSE
11 25 (31.65%) Project Management
12 21 (26.58%) CCNA
12 21 (26.58%) Mentoring
12 21 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (25.32%) WAN
13 20 (25.32%) LAN
14 15 (18.99%) Network Architecture
15 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
15 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (15.19%) Intrusion Detection
17 11 (13.92%) CCSP
17 11 (13.92%) Trend Analysis
18 8 (10.13%) Internet
18 8 (10.13%) Information Security
19 7 (8.86%) VMware
20 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
20 6 (7.59%) SAN
20 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
20 6 (7.59%) Windows

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (79.75%) Network Security
2 51 (64.56%) Firewall
3 29 (36.71%) MPLS
4 20 (25.32%) LAN
4 20 (25.32%) WAN
5 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (15.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (10.13%) Internet
8 6 (7.59%) SAN
9 5 (6.33%) OSPF
9 5 (6.33%) BGP
9 5 (6.33%) VPN
10 4 (5.06%) VoIP
10 4 (5.06%) EIGRP
10 4 (5.06%) SNMP
10 4 (5.06%) IPsec
10 4 (5.06%) WAAS
11 3 (3.80%) VPLS
11 3 (3.80%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.06%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Analyst
2 47 (59.49%) Network Analyst
2 47 (59.49%) Security Analyst
2 47 (59.49%) Network Security Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Cisco Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Security Consultant
6 7 (8.86%) Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Network Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) ITIL
2 33 (41.77%) Incident Management
3 25 (31.65%) Project Management
4 21 (26.58%) Mentoring
5 15 (18.99%) Network Architecture
6 11 (13.92%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (10.13%) Information Security
8 6 (7.59%) Information Management
8 6 (7.59%) Network Design
8 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (6.33%) BCP
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
10 3 (3.80%) Time Management
10 3 (3.80%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (97.47%) CCNP
3 42 (53.16%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (32.91%) CCSE
5 21 (26.58%) CCNA
6 11 (13.92%) CCSP
7 4 (5.06%) MCSA
7 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) CCIE
8 3 (3.80%) MCSE
8 3 (3.80%) CCDA
8 3 (3.80%) CCDP
8 3 (3.80%) CISSP
8 3 (3.80%) VCP5
9 1 (1.27%) VCAP
9 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (35.44%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Citrix
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) Splunk
5 2 (2.53%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.27%) HP
6 1 (1.27%) Huawei
6 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.27%) F5
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