The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 161 138 142
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 20 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.72% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 3.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
864 646 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.77% 23.20% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 737 505 519
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCSE
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 48 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 47 (97.92%) CCNP
2 47 (97.92%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (93.75%) CCNA
4 43 (89.58%) Cisco IOS
5 27 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (56.25%) Windows
5 27 (56.25%) VMware
6 26 (54.17%) CCSA
6 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
6 26 (54.17%) BGP
6 26 (54.17%) OSPF
6 26 (54.17%) Linux
6 26 (54.17%) MCSA
6 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 26 (54.17%) PCI DSS
6 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 21 (43.75%) MCSE
7 21 (43.75%) Firewall
8 20 (41.67%) EIGRP
8 20 (41.67%) MPLS
8 20 (41.67%) Clustering
8 20 (41.67%) ITIL
8 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
8 20 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 20 (41.67%) RHCE

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (37.50%) Apache
1 18 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (89.58%) Cisco IOS
2 26 (54.17%) BGP
2 26 (54.17%) OSPF
3 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 21 (43.75%) Firewall
4 20 (41.67%) EIGRP
4 20 (41.67%) MPLS
5 19 (39.58%) DNS
5 19 (39.58%) LAN
5 19 (39.58%) WAN
6 18 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (25.00%) SMTP
8 3 (6.25%) VPN
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) DHCP
9 1 (2.08%) HTTP
9 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.08%) SSH
9 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Team Leader
1 26 (54.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 18 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Network Support
2 18 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Network Support Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Operations Team Leader
2 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
3 17 (35.42%) Network Engineer
3 17 (35.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Architect
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Senior Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
1 20 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 20 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 18 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.08%) Project Management
3 1 (2.08%) BCP
3 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.08%) Migration
3 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.08%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (2.08%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (97.92%) CCNP
1 47 (97.92%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (93.75%) CCNA
3 27 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (54.17%) CCSA
4 26 (54.17%) MCSA
4 26 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (43.75%) MCSE
6 20 (41.67%) RHCE
6 20 (41.67%) RHCA
7 19 (39.58%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCVP
8 1 (2.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.08%) CCDP
8 1 (2.08%) CCIP
8 1 (2.08%) CCIE
8 1 (2.08%) CCSP
8 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (54.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 47 (97.92%) Cisco
3 27 (56.25%) VMware
4 26 (54.17%) Red Hat
4 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia
6 1 (2.08%) F5
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago