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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 152 149 159
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 37 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.96% 1.50% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £39,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
934 601 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.52% 22.67% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 750 476 495
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 63 (100.00%) Cisco
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 63 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 61 (96.83%) CCNP
3 42 (66.67%) CCNA
4 36 (57.14%) CCSA
5 31 (49.21%) Firewall
6 30 (47.62%) OSPF
6 30 (47.62%) BGP
7 26 (41.27%) EIGRP
7 26 (41.27%) TCP/IP
7 26 (41.27%) VMware
8 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
12 20 (31.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (31.75%) Windows
12 20 (31.75%) Linux
12 20 (31.75%) MCSA
12 20 (31.75%) MPLS
13 19 (30.16%) Red Hat
13 19 (30.16%) MCSE
13 19 (30.16%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (30.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (30.16%) PCI DSS
14 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 16 (25.40%) Clustering
16 15 (23.81%) RHCA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (6.35%) IIS
1 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (49.21%) Firewall
2 30 (47.62%) OSPF
2 30 (47.62%) BGP
3 26 (41.27%) EIGRP
3 26 (41.27%) TCP/IP
4 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (31.75%) MPLS
6 19 (30.16%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (23.81%) LAN
7 15 (23.81%) WAN
8 14 (22.22%) VPN
9 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (19.05%) Network Security
10 12 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (12.70%) Internet
12 4 (6.35%) DNS
12 4 (6.35%) SAN
13 3 (4.76%) HSRP
13 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 2 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 19 (30.16%) Team Leader
2 18 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Network Specialist
5 8 (12.70%) Security Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Operations Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
9 3 (4.76%) Network Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Network Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Network Security Consultant
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Network Support
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 1 (1.59%) Senior Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Open Source
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 14 (22.22%) ITIL
4 8 (12.70%) Information Security
5 6 (9.52%) Information Management
5 6 (9.52%) Network Design
6 5 (7.94%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
7 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) BCP
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
8 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (3.17%) High Availability
9 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.17%) B2C
10 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (96.83%) CCNP
3 42 (66.67%) CCNA
4 36 (57.14%) CCSA
5 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (31.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (31.75%) MCSA
7 19 (30.16%) MCSE
8 15 (23.81%) RHCA
8 15 (23.81%) RHCE
9 14 (22.22%) CCDP
10 11 (17.46%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (11.11%) CCIE
12 5 (7.94%) CCSP
13 4 (6.35%) CISSP
13 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
13 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
14 3 (4.76%) CCVP
14 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (4.76%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) PCI DSS
2 11 (17.46%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
1 63 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (30.16%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.52%) Capita
6 4 (6.35%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.17%) Splunk
8 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.17%) HP
8 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.59%) Huawei
9 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.59%) EMC
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago