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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 145 153 146
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 35 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 3.15% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 8
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
877 667 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.64% 20.64% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 767 494 471
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 £26,500 £25,000
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% -

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 19 December 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 71 (100.00%) Cisco
1 71 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (97.18%) CCNP
3 46 (64.79%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (54.93%) Firewall
5 37 (52.11%) CCDP
6 32 (45.07%) CCNA
7 31 (43.66%) CCSA
8 27 (38.03%) Load Balancing
9 26 (36.62%) MPLS
10 25 (35.21%) LAN
10 25 (35.21%) WAN
11 23 (32.39%) OSPF
11 23 (32.39%) BGP
11 23 (32.39%) EIGRP
11 23 (32.39%) Network Architecture
11 23 (32.39%) ITIL
11 23 (32.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (22.54%) Network Security
12 16 (22.54%) VPN
13 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
14 14 (19.72%) Business Continuity
15 13 (18.31%) Project Management
15 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (16.90%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (16.90%) SLA
17 10 (14.08%) HSRP
17 10 (14.08%) Network Design
17 10 (14.08%) SQL Server

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (64.79%) Cisco ASA
2 39 (54.93%) Firewall
3 26 (36.62%) MPLS
4 25 (35.21%) LAN
4 25 (35.21%) WAN
5 23 (32.39%) OSPF
5 23 (32.39%) BGP
5 23 (32.39%) EIGRP
5 23 (32.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (22.54%) Network Security
6 16 (22.54%) VPN
7 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
8 12 (16.90%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (14.08%) HSRP
10 8 (11.27%) SAN
10 8 (11.27%) Internet
11 6 (8.45%) IPsec
12 5 (7.04%) VPLS
12 5 (7.04%) DMVPN
13 4 (5.63%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Network Engineer
2 24 (33.80%) Network Specialist
3 23 (32.39%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Security Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Network Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Network Security Consultant
10 1 (1.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Clustering
3 5 (7.04%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
1 5 (7.04%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Load Balancing
2 23 (32.39%) Network Architecture
2 23 (32.39%) ITIL
3 14 (19.72%) Business Continuity
4 13 (18.31%) Project Management
4 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.08%) Network Design
6 9 (12.68%) High Availability
6 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.27%) Information Security
7 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.86%) BCP
8 7 (9.86%) Migration
8 7 (9.86%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (8.45%) Information Management
10 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.63%) B2C
12 3 (4.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (97.18%) CCNP
3 37 (52.11%) CCDP
4 32 (45.07%) CCNA
5 31 (43.66%) CCSA
6 8 (11.27%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (9.86%) CISSP
7 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (9.86%) MCSE
8 6 (8.45%) CCIE
9 5 (7.04%) MCSA
9 5 (7.04%) CCDA
9 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (7.04%) VCP5
10 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.82%) CCVP
11 2 (2.82%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) Terminal Services
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco
1 71 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.27%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) HP
4 5 (7.04%) EMC
4 5 (7.04%) Capita
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) Splunk
5 2 (2.82%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.41%) Huawei
6 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.41%) F5
6 1 (1.41%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago