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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 145 153 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 34 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.93% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 2.65% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
974 756 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.66% 21.76% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 790 607 463
Average salary £42,366 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 4 March 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco
1 67 (100.00%) CCNP
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 67 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 45 (67.16%) Cisco ASA
3 40 (59.70%) CCDP
4 35 (52.24%) CCSA
5 34 (50.75%) Firewall
5 34 (50.75%) Load Balancing
6 33 (49.25%) MPLS
7 32 (47.76%) CCNA
8 29 (43.28%) ITIL
8 29 (43.28%) Network Architecture
9 28 (41.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (35.82%) Project Management
11 22 (32.84%) Mentoring
12 21 (31.34%) LAN
12 21 (31.34%) WAN
13 20 (29.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (28.36%) Network Security
14 19 (28.36%) BGP
14 19 (28.36%) EIGRP
15 18 (26.87%) OSPF
16 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (23.88%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (20.90%) Business Continuity
19 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
20 12 (17.91%) High Availability
21 11 (16.42%) HSRP
22 10 (14.93%) VPN

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 45 (67.16%) Cisco ASA
2 34 (50.75%) Firewall
3 33 (49.25%) MPLS
4 28 (41.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (31.34%) LAN
5 21 (31.34%) WAN
6 19 (28.36%) Network Security
6 19 (28.36%) BGP
6 19 (28.36%) EIGRP
7 18 (26.87%) OSPF
8 11 (16.42%) HSRP
9 10 (14.93%) VPN
10 8 (11.94%) SAN
10 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.45%) VPLS
11 7 (10.45%) DMVPN
11 7 (10.45%) SSL
11 7 (10.45%) IPsec
12 6 (8.96%) SNMP
12 6 (8.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.97%) Games
1 4 (5.97%) Banking
1 4 (5.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Network Specialist
2 24 (35.82%) Network Engineer
3 19 (28.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 12 (17.91%) Security Specialist
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco Specialist
4 12 (17.91%) Network Security Specialist
5 11 (16.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Senior Network Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (1.49%) Network Implementation Consultant
9 1 (1.49%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Load Balancing
2 29 (43.28%) ITIL
2 29 (43.28%) Network Architecture
3 24 (35.82%) Project Management
4 22 (32.84%) Mentoring
5 20 (29.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (20.90%) Business Continuity
7 12 (17.91%) High Availability
8 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.94%) Network Design
9 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.45%) BCP
10 6 (8.96%) Coaching
11 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
12 4 (5.97%) Migration
12 4 (5.97%) B2C
12 4 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) CCNP
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (59.70%) CCDP
3 35 (52.24%) CCSA
4 32 (47.76%) CCNA
5 16 (23.88%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (13.43%) CCDA
7 7 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (10.45%) VCP5
7 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (10.45%) MCSE
7 7 (10.45%) MCSA
7 7 (10.45%) CISSP
8 3 (4.48%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.48%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.99%) VCAP
10 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Terminal Services
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco
1 67 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (13.43%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) HP
3 5 (7.46%) EMC
4 3 (4.48%) Fortinet
4 3 (4.48%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.48%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago