The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 149 160 137
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 25 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.50% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 2.22% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
CCSE
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
826 857 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.98% 22.66% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 643 731 507
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCSE
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSE across the Leeds region.

CCSE Salary Trend in Leeds

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing CCSE 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 CCSE.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
1 61 (100.00%) CCNP
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 42 (68.85%) Firewall
2 42 (68.85%) CCSA
3 38 (62.30%) CCNA
4 36 (59.02%) ITIL
5 32 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (52.46%) Project Management
6 31 (50.82%) Mentoring
7 28 (45.90%) Load Balancing
7 28 (45.90%) MPLS
7 28 (45.90%) CCDP
8 25 (40.98%) Network Security
8 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (37.70%) LAN
9 23 (37.70%) WAN
10 22 (36.07%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (36.07%) Network Architecture
11 15 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (22.95%) VPN
13 13 (21.31%) Business Continuity
13 13 (21.31%) BGP
13 13 (21.31%) EIGRP
14 11 (18.03%) HSRP
14 11 (18.03%) CCDA
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.39%) SSL

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing CCSE 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 CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 42 (68.85%) Firewall
2 32 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (45.90%) MPLS
4 25 (40.98%) Network Security
4 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (37.70%) LAN
5 23 (37.70%) WAN
6 14 (22.95%) VPN
7 13 (21.31%) BGP
7 13 (21.31%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.03%) HSRP
9 10 (16.39%) DMVPN
9 10 (16.39%) IPsec
9 10 (16.39%) VPLS
9 10 (16.39%) SSL
9 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
10 9 (14.75%) OSPF
11 8 (13.11%) SAN
11 8 (13.11%) DNS
11 8 (13.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.92%) Games
1 3 (4.92%) Banking
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Network Specialist
2 23 (37.70%) Network Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 18 (29.51%) Network Security Specialist
4 18 (29.51%) Security Specialist
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco Specialist
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Network Specialist
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Network Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
11 1 (1.64%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Replication
2 3 (4.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) ITIL
2 32 (52.46%) Project Management
3 31 (50.82%) Mentoring
4 28 (45.90%) Load Balancing
5 22 (36.07%) Network Architecture
6 15 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (21.31%) Business Continuity
8 10 (16.39%) Network Design
8 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (16.39%) BCP
8 10 (16.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 9 (14.75%) High Availability
10 8 (13.11%) Coaching
11 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.56%) Migration
12 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
12 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
14 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) CCNP
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (68.85%) CCSA
3 38 (62.30%) CCNA
4 28 (45.90%) CCDP
5 22 (36.07%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (18.03%) CCDA
7 6 (9.84%) MCSE
7 6 (9.84%) MCSA
7 6 (9.84%) CISSP
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (9.84%) VCP5
7 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.92%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.28%) VCAP
10 1 (1.64%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.11%) Terminal Services
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
3 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
3 3 (4.92%) HP
3 3 (4.92%) EMC
3 3 (4.92%) Juniper
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago