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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 156 139 150
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 28 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 1.73% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
934 695 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.53% 27.41% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 782 495 514
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 July 2014.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 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%) Cisco IOS
4 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 27 (55.10%) CCSA
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
10 18 (36.73%) LAN
10 18 (36.73%) WAN
11 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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%) IIS
1 5 (10.20%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 24 (48.98%) OSPF
2 24 (48.98%) BGP
2 24 (48.98%) Firewall
3 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 19 (38.78%) EIGRP
4 19 (38.78%) MPLS
5 18 (36.73%) LAN
5 18 (36.73%) WAN
6 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (22.45%) VPN
8 6 (12.24%) Network Security
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (10.20%) DNS
10 3 (6.12%) SAN
10 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (4.08%) HSRP
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (4.08%) Internet
11 2 (4.08%) VRRP
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Team Leader
1 21 (42.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Senior Network Support
4 8 (16.33%) Network Support
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Operations Team Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Network Security 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
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.16%) Network Design
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) BCP
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Migration
5 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.08%) Information Management
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Information Security
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 27 (55.10%) 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%) RHCA
7 16 (32.65%) RHCE
8 15 (30.61%) 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%) Capita
6 4 (8.16%) F5
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, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago