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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 155 139 152
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 27 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 1.57% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
938 701 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.56% 27.15% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 787 502 513
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco
1 49 (100.00%) CCNP
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 49 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 41 (83.67%) CCNA
3 28 (57.14%) CCSA
4 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 27 (55.10%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (53.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (48.98%) Firewall
6 24 (48.98%) OSPF
6 24 (48.98%) BGP
6 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
8 21 (42.86%) Windows
8 21 (42.86%) Linux
8 21 (42.86%) MCSA
8 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
8 21 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
9 19 (38.78%) EIGRP
9 19 (38.78%) MPLS
9 19 (38.78%) MCSE
10 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
11 17 (34.69%) LAN
11 17 (34.69%) WAN
12 16 (32.65%) RHCE

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) Cisco IOS
2 24 (48.98%) Firewall
2 24 (48.98%) OSPF
2 24 (48.98%) BGP
3 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 19 (38.78%) EIGRP
4 19 (38.78%) MPLS
5 17 (34.69%) LAN
5 17 (34.69%) WAN
6 16 (32.65%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (22.45%) VPN
8 7 (14.29%) Network Security
9 5 (10.20%) DNS
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.12%) SAN
10 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (4.08%) HSRP
11 2 (4.08%) IPsec
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 21 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
3 15 (30.61%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Network Support
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Network Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Network Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Operations Team Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
1 21 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
2 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
3 15 (30.61%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) BCP
6 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Information Management
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) CCNP
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (83.67%) CCNA
3 28 (57.14%) CCSA
4 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (42.86%) MCSA
5 21 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (38.78%) MCSE
7 16 (32.65%) RHCE
7 16 (32.65%) RHCA
8 14 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (14.29%) CCIE
10 5 (10.20%) CCSP
11 4 (8.16%) CCDP
12 3 (6.12%) CISSP
12 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (6.12%) CCIP
12 3 (6.12%) CCVP
13 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
13 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 8 (16.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
1 49 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 27 (55.10%) VMware
3 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 4 (8.16%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) Capita
7 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Huawei
9 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 9 days ago