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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 162 168 171
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 37 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 3.00% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1072 866 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.52% 20.35% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 938 690 621
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +10 36 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Wakefield - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - - 2
Huddersfield - 1 - -
CCSE
Yorkshire

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 74 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 72 (97.30%) CCNP
3 49 (66.22%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (58.11%) CCDP
5 38 (51.35%) Firewall
6 36 (48.65%) CCSA
7 33 (44.59%) CCNA
8 31 (41.89%) Load Balancing
9 30 (40.54%) MPLS
10 27 (36.49%) Network Architecture
11 26 (35.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (33.78%) ITIL
13 22 (29.73%) LAN
13 22 (29.73%) WAN
13 22 (29.73%) BGP
13 22 (29.73%) EIGRP
13 22 (29.73%) OSPF
14 18 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (24.32%) Network Security
15 17 (22.97%) Project Management
16 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
17 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (17.57%) Business Continuity
18 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
18 12 (16.22%) VPN
18 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
19 11 (14.86%) High Availability
20 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (9.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 49 (66.22%) Cisco ASA
2 38 (51.35%) Firewall
3 30 (40.54%) MPLS
4 26 (35.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (29.73%) LAN
5 22 (29.73%) WAN
5 22 (29.73%) BGP
5 22 (29.73%) EIGRP
5 22 (29.73%) OSPF
6 18 (24.32%) Network Security
7 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 12 (16.22%) VPN
8 10 (13.51%) HSRP
9 9 (12.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (9.46%) SAN
11 6 (8.11%) VPLS
11 6 (8.11%) DMVPN
11 6 (8.11%) Internet
11 6 (8.11%) IPsec
11 6 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.76%) Banking
1 5 (6.76%) Retail
2 4 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Network Specialist
2 28 (37.84%) Network Engineer
3 21 (28.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 10 (13.51%) Cisco Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) Security Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) Network Security Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Specialist
6 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Load Balancing
2 27 (36.49%) Network Architecture
3 25 (33.78%) ITIL
4 18 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (22.97%) Project Management
6 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
7 13 (17.57%) Business Continuity
8 11 (14.86%) High Availability
9 8 (10.81%) Network Design
10 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
11 6 (8.11%) Information Security
11 6 (8.11%) BCP
12 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
12 5 (6.76%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (6.76%) Coaching
13 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (5.41%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (97.30%) CCNP
3 43 (58.11%) CCDP
4 36 (48.65%) CCSA
5 33 (44.59%) CCNA
6 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (10.81%) CCDA
7 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (10.81%) CISSP
7 8 (10.81%) MCSE
8 7 (9.46%) MCSA
8 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (9.46%) VCP5
9 3 (4.05%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (4.05%) JNCIA
9 3 (4.05%) JNCIS
9 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.70%) VCAP
11 1 (1.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) vSphere
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco
1 74 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 5 (6.76%) HP
3 5 (6.76%) EMC
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Juniper
4 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.70%) Splunk
5 2 (2.70%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.70%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago