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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 151 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 28 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 2.29% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
871 830 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.37% 22.30% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 691 700 471
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
1 61 (100.00%) CCNP
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 38 (62.30%) CCSA
3 37 (60.66%) Firewall
4 35 (57.38%) CCNA
4 35 (57.38%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (50.82%) CCDP
5 31 (50.82%) ITIL
6 29 (47.54%) MPLS
6 29 (47.54%) Load Balancing
7 27 (44.26%) Project Management
8 25 (40.98%) Network Architecture
8 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (40.98%) Mentoring
9 22 (36.07%) LAN
9 22 (36.07%) WAN
9 22 (36.07%) Network Security
10 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
12 14 (22.95%) BGP
13 12 (19.67%) OSPF
13 12 (19.67%) Business Continuity
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.03%) VPN
15 10 (16.39%) High Availability
15 10 (16.39%) HSRP

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Firewall
2 35 (57.38%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (47.54%) MPLS
4 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (36.07%) Network Security
5 22 (36.07%) LAN
5 22 (36.07%) WAN
6 14 (22.95%) BGP
6 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
7 12 (19.67%) OSPF
8 11 (18.03%) VPN
9 10 (16.39%) HSRP
10 8 (13.11%) DMVPN
10 8 (13.11%) IPsec
10 8 (13.11%) VPLS
10 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
10 8 (13.11%) SSL
10 8 (13.11%) SAN
11 7 (11.48%) SNMP
11 7 (11.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.92%) Games
1 3 (4.92%) Banking
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Network Specialist
2 24 (39.34%) Network Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (24.59%) Security Specialist
4 15 (24.59%) Network Security Specialist
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco Specialist
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Network Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Network Implementation Consultant
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Replication
2 4 (6.56%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) ITIL
2 29 (47.54%) Load Balancing
3 27 (44.26%) Project Management
4 25 (40.98%) Network Architecture
4 25 (40.98%) Mentoring
5 17 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (19.67%) Business Continuity
7 10 (16.39%) High Availability
8 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity Planning
8 8 (13.11%) Network Design
8 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (13.11%) BCP
9 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.84%) Coaching
10 4 (6.56%) Migration
10 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) CCNP
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (62.30%) CCSA
3 35 (57.38%) CCNA
4 31 (50.82%) CCDP
5 19 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (14.75%) CCDA
7 6 (9.84%) MCSE
7 6 (9.84%) MCSA
7 6 (9.84%) CISSP
7 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (9.84%) VCP5
7 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.92%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.11%) Terminal Services
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) HP
3 4 (6.56%) EMC
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Juniper
4 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.92%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
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