The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 177 161 171
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 32 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 1.40% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
CCSA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1196 928 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.96% 25.49% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 955 716 701
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CCSA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the West Yorkshire region.

CCSA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CCSA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 30 £42,500 +6.25% 4
CCSA
Yorkshire

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCSA 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 CCSA.

1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (84.93%) CCNP
3 50 (68.49%) CheckPoint
4 42 (57.53%) Firewall
4 42 (57.53%) CCNA
5 38 (52.05%) MPLS
6 37 (50.68%) CCSE
7 34 (46.58%) Network Security
8 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
9 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
10 26 (35.62%) VMware
11 25 (34.25%) Red Hat
11 25 (34.25%) Windows
11 25 (34.25%) Linux
11 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (34.25%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (31.51%) BGP
12 23 (31.51%) OSPF
13 21 (28.77%) MCSA
13 21 (28.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (28.77%) PCI DSS
13 21 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (26.03%) Load Balancing
14 19 (26.03%) ITIL
14 19 (26.03%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (24.66%) EIGRP
16 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
17 16 (21.92%) MCSE

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCSA 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 CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.85%) Apache
1 5 (6.85%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
1 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (57.53%) Firewall
2 38 (52.05%) MPLS
3 34 (46.58%) Network Security
4 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
5 25 (34.25%) Cisco IOS
6 23 (31.51%) BGP
6 23 (31.51%) OSPF
7 18 (24.66%) EIGRP
8 12 (16.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (10.96%) LAN
10 8 (10.96%) WAN
11 7 (9.59%) Internet
12 5 (6.85%) DNS
13 3 (4.11%) SAN
13 3 (4.11%) VPN
14 2 (2.74%) IPsec
14 2 (2.74%) VRRP
14 2 (2.74%) HSRP
15 1 (1.37%) VPLS
General
1 8 (10.96%) Legal
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (49.32%) Analyst
2 31 (42.47%) Security Analyst
3 23 (31.51%) Network Analyst
3 23 (31.51%) Network Security Analyst
4 21 (28.77%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 21 (28.77%) Team Leader
5 8 (10.96%) Information Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Network Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
8 5 (6.85%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Network Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Clustering
2 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
1 25 (34.25%) Linux
1 25 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Load Balancing
1 19 (26.03%) ITIL
2 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
3 16 (21.92%) Information Security
4 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.96%) Project Management
6 7 (9.59%) Network Architecture
7 5 (6.85%) Information Management
8 4 (5.48%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.11%) Network Design
9 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.11%) BCP
9 3 (4.11%) Migration
9 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.74%) Time Management
11 1 (1.37%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (84.93%) CCNP
3 42 (57.53%) CCNA
4 37 (50.68%) CCSE
5 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (28.77%) MCSA
6 21 (28.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (26.03%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (21.92%) MCSE
8 16 (21.92%) RHCE
8 16 (21.92%) RHCA
9 8 (10.96%) SSCP
10 4 (5.48%) MCP
10 4 (5.48%) CCSP
10 4 (5.48%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (4.11%) CCIE
11 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (4.11%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (68.49%) CheckPoint
3 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
4 26 (35.62%) VMware
5 25 (34.25%) Red Hat
6 9 (12.33%) Citrix
7 8 (10.96%) Symantec
7 8 (10.96%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Splunk
8 2 (2.74%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.37%) Huawei
9 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.37%) F5
9 1 (1.37%) BT
9 1 (1.37%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago