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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 165 182 162
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 41 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 2.97% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,815 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
1122 1177 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.30% 23.77% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 917 932 717
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 27 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Halifax - 14 £45,000 - 1
Bradford - 3 - -
Huddersfield - 3 - -
Wakefield - 3 - -
Pudsey - 1 £60,000 -
CCSE
Yorkshire

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
1 69 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 68 (98.55%) Firewall
2 68 (98.55%) CCSA
3 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (72.46%) CCNA
5 49 (71.01%) CCNP
6 42 (60.87%) Data Centre
7 40 (57.97%) ITIL
8 36 (52.17%) Mentoring
9 35 (50.72%) Project Management
10 33 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (44.93%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (39.13%) Network Security
13 26 (37.68%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (26.09%) CCDP
15 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (23.19%) Online Banking
16 16 (23.19%) LAN
16 16 (23.19%) WAN
16 16 (23.19%) Banking
17 14 (20.29%) Network Design
18 13 (18.84%) MPLS
19 12 (17.39%) Finance
19 12 (17.39%) CCDA
20 11 (15.94%) VPN
21 10 (14.49%) SSL
22 9 (13.04%) SLA
22 9 (13.04%) VoIP
22 9 (13.04%) Cisco IOS

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 68 (98.55%) Firewall
2 27 (39.13%) Network Security
3 26 (37.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (23.19%) LAN
5 16 (23.19%) WAN
6 13 (18.84%) MPLS
7 11 (15.94%) VPN
8 10 (14.49%) SSL
9 9 (13.04%) VoIP
9 9 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (11.59%) DMVPN
10 8 (11.59%) IPsec
10 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
10 8 (11.59%) VPLS
10 8 (11.59%) HSRP
10 8 (11.59%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (11.59%) DNS
10 8 (11.59%) PPP
10 8 (11.59%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (23.19%) Banking
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 7 (10.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Security Specialist
1 26 (37.68%) Network Specialist
1 26 (37.68%) Network Security Specialist
2 24 (34.78%) Network Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Implementation Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Firewall Administrator
5 6 (8.70%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (1.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 42 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 33 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (23.19%) Online Banking
4 7 (10.14%) PMI
5 3 (4.35%) CMDB
6 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) ITIL
2 36 (52.17%) Mentoring
3 35 (50.72%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Network Design
5 9 (13.04%) Coaching
6 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (11.59%) BCP
6 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.90%) Change Management
8 2 (2.90%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.45%) Line Management
9 1 (1.45%) High Availability
9 1 (1.45%) SIEM
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 68 (98.55%) CCSA
2 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (72.46%) CCNA
4 49 (71.01%) CCNP
5 31 (44.93%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (26.09%) CCDP
7 12 (17.39%) CCDA
8 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
9 3 (4.35%) Degree
10 1 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) vSphere
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
1 69 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (10.14%) F5
3 6 (8.70%) Juniper
4 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) Avaya
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Brocade
6 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.45%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago