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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 156 160 143
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 30 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.86% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 3.02% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
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
786 928 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.54% 25.35% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 635 778 494
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
1 52 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 51 (98.08%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (96.15%) Firewall
4 49 (94.23%) CCSA
4 49 (94.23%) CCNP
5 40 (76.92%) CCNA
5 40 (76.92%) ITIL
6 36 (69.23%) Mentoring
7 35 (67.31%) Project Management
8 34 (65.38%) Data Centre
9 31 (59.62%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (51.92%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (51.92%) Network Security
11 26 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (30.77%) MPLS
13 16 (30.77%) LAN
13 16 (30.77%) WAN
14 14 (26.92%) Network Design
15 12 (23.08%) CCDP
16 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
17 10 (19.23%) CCDA
17 10 (19.23%) VPN
18 9 (17.31%) DNS
18 9 (17.31%) SSL
18 9 (17.31%) SLA
18 9 (17.31%) PPP
18 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
18 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (96.15%) Firewall
2 27 (51.92%) Network Security
3 26 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (30.77%) MPLS
5 16 (30.77%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) WAN
6 10 (19.23%) VPN
7 9 (17.31%) DNS
7 9 (17.31%) SSL
7 9 (17.31%) PPP
7 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.31%) BGP
7 9 (17.31%) EIGRP
7 9 (17.31%) L2TP
7 9 (17.31%) VRRP
7 9 (17.31%) IPsec
7 9 (17.31%) VPLS
7 9 (17.31%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (17.31%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Network Specialist
2 26 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 26 (50.00%) Security Specialist
3 22 (42.31%) Network Engineer
4 15 (28.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Implementation Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (65.38%) Data Centre
2 27 (51.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) ITIL
2 36 (69.23%) Mentoring
3 35 (67.31%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) Network Design
5 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
6 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity
6 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (17.31%) BCP
6 9 (17.31%) Coaching
6 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.85%) High Availability
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Security Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.92%) Line Management
9 1 (1.92%) SIEM
9 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 51 (98.08%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (94.23%) CCSA
2 49 (94.23%) CCNP
3 40 (76.92%) CCNA
4 31 (59.62%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (23.08%) CCDP
6 10 (19.23%) CCDA
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
1 52 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (11.54%) Juniper
3 5 (9.62%) F5
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
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