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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 161 178 154
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 2 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.074% 0.12% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.52% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 21
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
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
622 771 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.11% 22.90% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 528 563 790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing CCSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing CCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CCNA
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) CCSA
3 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) High Availability
3 7 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 5 (35.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
4 5 (35.71%) SIEM
4 5 (35.71%) Proofpoint
4 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
4 5 (35.71%) JNCIP
4 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
5 2 (14.29%) iPad
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Check Point Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) High Availability
1 7 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
2 5 (35.71%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNA
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
2 9 (64.29%) CCSA
3 5 (35.71%) JNCIP
3 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
4 2 (14.29%) CCDA
4 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
3 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
3 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
3 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
3 5 (35.71%) Proofpoint