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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 156 164 160
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 8 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.66% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 2.70% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 26
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
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
618 890 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.93% 24.54% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 529 686 747
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCNA
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 22 (91.67%) Firewall
4 19 (79.17%) CCNP
5 17 (70.83%) LAN
5 17 (70.83%) WAN
6 14 (58.33%) CCSA
7 12 (50.00%) High Availability
7 12 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
7 12 (50.00%) Internet
8 10 (41.67%) Wireless
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (29.17%) Juniper
11 5 (20.83%) Forcepoint
11 5 (20.83%) VPN
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) Proofpoint
11 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 5 (20.83%) SIEM
11 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
11 5 (20.83%) JNCIS
11 5 (20.83%) JNCIP
11 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
11 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
11 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
11 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (12.50%) Check Point Certification

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 12 (50.00%) Internet
4 10 (41.67%) Wireless
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Network Engineer
1 17 (70.83%) Senior Network Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) IT Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Check Point Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) High Availability
1 12 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
2 5 (20.83%) SIEM
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCNA
3 19 (79.17%) CCNP
4 14 (58.33%) CCSA
5 5 (20.83%) JNCIP
5 5 (20.83%) JNCIS
6 3 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (8.33%) CCDA
7 2 (8.33%) CCDP
7 2 (8.33%) CCIE
7 2 (8.33%) CCSP
7 2 (8.33%) CISSP
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.83%) Forcepoint
4 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
4 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.83%) Proofpoint
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) VMware