The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 174 193 157
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 24 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.44% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 2.02% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
CCSE
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
1068 1088 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.65% 21.56% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 825 914 681
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CCSE
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 CCSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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 +8 21 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Halifax - 3 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
CCSE
Yorkshire

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 62 (100.00%) Cisco
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 62 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 61 (98.39%) CCNP
3 45 (72.58%) Firewall
3 45 (72.58%) CCSA
4 38 (61.29%) CCNA
5 37 (59.68%) ITIL
6 33 (53.23%) Project Management
7 32 (51.61%) Mentoring
8 29 (46.77%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (46.77%) CCDP
9 27 (43.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (43.55%) Network Security
10 25 (40.32%) Load Balancing
10 25 (40.32%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (40.32%) MPLS
11 24 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (32.26%) LAN
12 20 (32.26%) WAN
13 19 (30.65%) Network Architecture
14 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (20.97%) VPN
15 12 (19.35%) Business Continuity
15 12 (19.35%) BGP
15 12 (19.35%) EIGRP
16 11 (17.74%) HSRP
17 10 (16.13%) CCDA
17 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
18 9 (14.52%) SSL

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 45 (72.58%) Firewall
2 29 (46.77%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (43.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (43.55%) Network Security
4 25 (40.32%) MPLS
5 20 (32.26%) LAN
5 20 (32.26%) WAN
6 13 (20.97%) VPN
7 12 (19.35%) BGP
7 12 (19.35%) EIGRP
8 11 (17.74%) HSRP
9 9 (14.52%) SSL
9 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
9 9 (14.52%) IPsec
9 9 (14.52%) DMVPN
9 9 (14.52%) VPLS
10 8 (12.90%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (12.90%) VRRP
10 8 (12.90%) OSPF
10 8 (12.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (11.29%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Network Specialist
2 20 (32.26%) Network Security Specialist
2 20 (32.26%) Security Specialist
3 19 (30.65%) Network Engineer
4 16 (25.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (19.35%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 12 (19.35%) Cisco Specialist
6 8 (12.90%) Senior Network Specialist
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Firewall Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Network Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Replication
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) ITIL
2 33 (53.23%) Project Management
3 32 (51.61%) Mentoring
4 25 (40.32%) Load Balancing
5 19 (30.65%) Network Architecture
6 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (19.35%) Business Continuity
8 9 (14.52%) BCP
8 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (14.52%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (14.52%) Network Design
9 8 (12.90%) High Availability
10 7 (11.29%) Coaching
11 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.45%) Migration
13 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
13 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 1 (1.61%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (98.39%) CCNP
3 45 (72.58%) CCSA
4 38 (61.29%) CCNA
5 29 (46.77%) CCDP
6 24 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (16.13%) CCDA
8 5 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.06%) VCP5
8 5 (8.06%) CISSP
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (8.06%) MCSE
8 5 (8.06%) MCSA
9 3 (4.84%) JNCIA
9 3 (4.84%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.23%) VCAP
11 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.29%) Terminal Services
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco
1 62 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
3 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
3 3 (4.84%) Juniper
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) EMC
4 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
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