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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 135 143 151
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 43 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 0.95% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 4.60% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
867 674 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.74% 20.73% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 767 503 479
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £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 22 December 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (97.65%) CCNP
3 69 (81.18%) Network Security
4 56 (65.88%) Firewall
5 52 (61.18%) ITIL
6 47 (55.29%) ITIL Certification
7 35 (41.18%) Incident Management
8 32 (37.65%) CheckPoint
9 31 (36.47%) MPLS
9 31 (36.47%) CCSE
10 30 (35.29%) Project Management
11 27 (31.76%) Mentoring
12 26 (30.59%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (29.41%) CCNA
14 23 (27.06%) LAN
14 23 (27.06%) WAN
15 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (18.82%) Network Architecture
16 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
17 12 (14.12%) Intrusion Detection
18 11 (12.94%) Trend Analysis
18 11 (12.94%) CCSP
19 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (9.41%) Internet
19 8 (9.41%) SAN
19 8 (9.41%) VPN
19 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
19 8 (9.41%) Information Security
19 8 (9.41%) Business Continuity

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (81.18%) Network Security
2 56 (65.88%) Firewall
3 31 (36.47%) MPLS
4 23 (27.06%) LAN
4 23 (27.06%) WAN
5 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 12 (14.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (9.41%) VPN
8 8 (9.41%) SAN
8 8 (9.41%) Internet
9 6 (7.06%) OSPF
9 6 (7.06%) BGP
9 6 (7.06%) EIGRP
9 6 (7.06%) IPsec
9 6 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.88%) DMVPN
10 5 (5.88%) VPLS
11 4 (4.71%) SNMP
11 4 (4.71%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (4.71%) Games
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Analyst
2 49 (57.65%) Network Analyst
2 49 (57.65%) Security Analyst
2 49 (57.65%) Network Security Analyst
3 17 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Cisco Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Network Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Network Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Architect
11 2 (2.35%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.18%) UNIX
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) ITIL
2 35 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 30 (35.29%) Project Management
4 27 (31.76%) Mentoring
5 16 (18.82%) Network Architecture
6 11 (12.94%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
7 8 (9.41%) Load Balancing
7 8 (9.41%) Business Continuity
7 8 (9.41%) Information Security
7 8 (9.41%) Network Design
8 7 (8.24%) BCP
8 7 (8.24%) Migration
8 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (7.06%) Information Management
10 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
11 3 (3.53%) Time Management
11 3 (3.53%) Coaching
11 3 (3.53%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (97.65%) CCNP
3 47 (55.29%) ITIL Certification
4 31 (36.47%) CCSE
5 25 (29.41%) CCNA
6 11 (12.94%) CCSP
7 5 (5.88%) VCP5
7 5 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.88%) CCDA
7 5 (5.88%) CCDP
7 5 (5.88%) CISSP
7 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.88%) MCSE
7 5 (5.88%) MCSA
8 3 (3.53%) CCIE
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.35%) VCAP
10 1 (1.18%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (37.65%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.24%) VMware
4 2 (2.35%) Splunk
4 2 (2.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.18%) Huawei
5 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.18%) ProCurve
5 1 (1.18%) F5
5 1 (1.18%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix
5 1 (1.18%) Juniper
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
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