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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 136 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 50 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 0.54% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.34% 2.63% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 1
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
936 647 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.41% 20.65% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 786 497 395
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 £25,150
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 21 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 78 (100.00%) Cisco
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (97.44%) CCNP
3 61 (78.21%) Network Security
4 51 (65.38%) Firewall
5 44 (56.41%) ITIL
6 41 (52.56%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (39.74%) Incident Management
8 30 (38.46%) MPLS
9 28 (35.90%) CheckPoint
10 26 (33.33%) CCSE
11 24 (30.77%) Project Management
12 21 (26.92%) CCNA
13 19 (24.36%) WAN
13 19 (24.36%) LAN
13 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
13 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (17.95%) Network Architecture
15 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (12.82%) Trend Analysis
17 10 (12.82%) CCSP
18 8 (10.26%) Internet
18 8 (10.26%) Information Security
18 8 (10.26%) VMware
19 7 (8.97%) Windows
19 7 (8.97%) Linux
20 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
20 6 (7.69%) OSPF

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (78.21%) Network Security
2 51 (65.38%) Firewall
3 30 (38.46%) MPLS
4 19 (24.36%) LAN
4 19 (24.36%) WAN
5 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (10.26%) Internet
8 6 (7.69%) SAN
8 6 (7.69%) OSPF
8 6 (7.69%) BGP
9 5 (6.41%) VPN
10 4 (5.13%) VoIP
10 4 (5.13%) EIGRP
10 4 (5.13%) SNMP
10 4 (5.13%) IPsec
10 4 (5.13%) WAAS
10 4 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.85%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.13%) Games
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Analyst
2 46 (58.97%) Network Analyst
2 46 (58.97%) Security Analyst
2 46 (58.97%) Network Security Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.97%) Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Network Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) ITIL
2 31 (39.74%) Incident Management
3 24 (30.77%) Project Management
4 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
5 14 (17.95%) Network Architecture
6 10 (12.82%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (10.26%) Information Security
8 6 (7.69%) Information Management
8 6 (7.69%) Network Design
8 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (6.41%) BCP
10 4 (5.13%) Migration
11 3 (3.85%) Time Management
11 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
11 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (97.44%) CCNP
3 41 (52.56%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (33.33%) CCSE
5 21 (26.92%) CCNA
6 10 (12.82%) CCSP
7 5 (6.41%) MCSA
7 5 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.85%) CCIE
8 3 (3.85%) MCSE
8 3 (3.85%) CCDA
8 3 (3.85%) CCDP
8 3 (3.85%) CISSP
8 3 (3.85%) VCP5
9 1 (1.28%) VCAP
9 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (35.90%) CheckPoint
3 8 (10.26%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) Citrix
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Splunk
5 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Huawei
6 1 (1.28%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.28%) F5
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