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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 154 165 131
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 27 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.71% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 2.90% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
728 896 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.78% 24.60% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 577 756 507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco
1 54 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 53 (98.15%) CCNP
2 53 (98.15%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (88.89%) Firewall
3 48 (88.89%) CCSA
4 41 (75.93%) CCNA
5 39 (72.22%) ITIL
6 34 (62.96%) Mentoring
6 34 (62.96%) Data Centre
7 33 (61.11%) Project Management
8 31 (57.41%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (53.70%) Network Security
10 27 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (48.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (31.48%) MPLS
14 16 (29.63%) LAN
14 16 (29.63%) WAN
15 12 (22.22%) CCDP
15 12 (22.22%) Load Balancing
15 12 (22.22%) Network Design
16 10 (18.52%) VPN
17 9 (16.67%) Windows
18 8 (14.81%) Linux
18 8 (14.81%) CCDA
18 8 (14.81%) Juniper
19 7 (12.96%) DNS
19 7 (12.96%) SSL
19 7 (12.96%) SLA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) Firewall
2 29 (53.70%) Network Security
3 26 (48.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (31.48%) MPLS
6 16 (29.63%) LAN
6 16 (29.63%) WAN
7 10 (18.52%) VPN
8 7 (12.96%) DNS
8 7 (12.96%) BGP
8 7 (12.96%) EIGRP
8 7 (12.96%) SSL
8 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.96%) IPsec
8 7 (12.96%) VPLS
8 7 (12.96%) HSRP
8 7 (12.96%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (12.96%) VRRP
8 7 (12.96%) DMVPN
9 6 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Network Specialist
2 26 (48.15%) Network Security Specialist
2 26 (48.15%) Security Specialist
3 21 (38.89%) Network Engineer
4 15 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (1.85%) Network Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.85%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) Data Centre
2 27 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) ITIL
2 34 (62.96%) Mentoring
3 33 (61.11%) Project Management
4 12 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 12 (22.22%) Network Design
5 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.96%) BCP
5 7 (12.96%) Coaching
5 7 (12.96%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (12.96%) Business Continuity
6 6 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.56%) High Availability
9 1 (1.85%) SIEM
9 1 (1.85%) Line Management
9 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.85%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 53 (98.15%) CCNP
1 53 (98.15%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (88.89%) CCSA
3 41 (75.93%) CCNA
4 31 (57.41%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (22.22%) CCDP
6 8 (14.81%) CCDA
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) VCP5
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (1.85%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) CISSP
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
1 54 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (14.81%) Juniper
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) F5
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago