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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 142 161 135
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 23 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 2.94% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +31.03%
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
745 884 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.80% 23.88% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 578 758 500
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 £30,000 £29,000 £22,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
1 58 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 57 (98.28%) CCNP
2 57 (98.28%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (81.03%) Firewall
3 47 (81.03%) CCSA
4 42 (72.41%) CCNA
5 39 (67.24%) ITIL
6 34 (58.62%) Project Management
6 34 (58.62%) Mentoring
6 34 (58.62%) Data Centre
7 30 (51.72%) Network Security
7 30 (51.72%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (46.55%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (46.55%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (37.93%) MPLS
11 18 (31.03%) CCDP
11 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
12 16 (27.59%) LAN
12 16 (27.59%) WAN
13 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
14 12 (20.69%) Network Design
14 12 (20.69%) VPN
15 11 (18.97%) Windows
16 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (17.24%) Linux
17 9 (15.52%) CCDA
18 8 (13.79%) SSL
18 8 (13.79%) Juniper

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 47 (81.03%) Firewall
2 30 (51.72%) Network Security
3 27 (46.55%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (37.93%) MPLS
6 16 (27.59%) LAN
6 16 (27.59%) WAN
7 12 (20.69%) VPN
8 8 (13.79%) BGP
8 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
8 8 (13.79%) SSL
8 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 8 (13.79%) DMVPN
8 8 (13.79%) IPsec
8 8 (13.79%) VPLS
9 7 (12.07%) VRRP
9 7 (12.07%) HSRP
9 7 (12.07%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (12.07%) DNS
10 6 (10.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Network Specialist
2 23 (39.66%) Network Security Specialist
2 23 (39.66%) Security Specialist
3 20 (34.48%) Network Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (18.97%) Cisco Specialist
5 11 (18.97%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Network Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 34 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 27 (46.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Mac OS
4 3 (5.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) ITIL
2 34 (58.62%) Project Management
2 34 (58.62%) Mentoring
3 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
4 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
5 12 (20.69%) Network Design
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity
7 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (13.79%) BCP
8 7 (12.07%) Coaching
9 5 (8.62%) High Availability
10 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.17%) Migration
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
13 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) CCNP
1 57 (98.28%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (81.03%) CCSA
3 42 (72.41%) CCNA
4 30 (51.72%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (31.03%) CCDP
6 9 (15.52%) CCDA
7 4 (6.90%) MCSE
7 4 (6.90%) MCSA
7 4 (6.90%) CISSP
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.90%) VCP5
7 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.72%) Degree
9 1 (1.72%) VCAP
9 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.34%) Terminal Services
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
1 58 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (13.79%) Juniper
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
4 4 (6.90%) F5
5 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) McAfee
7 1 (1.72%) HP
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago