The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 50 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 4 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.06% 3.55% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 14.39% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 5
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
CCSE
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 132 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.40% 24.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80 122 80
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £21,000
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 York

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in York

CCSE
Salary Trend in York

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

CCSE Salary Trend in York

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) CCNP
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco ASA
2 31 (96.88%) F5
2 31 (96.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 31 (96.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
2 31 (96.88%) BIG-IP
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco IOS
3 28 (87.50%) Blue Coat
3 28 (87.50%) VMware
3 28 (87.50%) OSPF
3 28 (87.50%) BGP
3 28 (87.50%) DHCP
3 28 (87.50%) DNS
3 28 (87.50%) Infoblox
3 28 (87.50%) Imperva
3 28 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (56.25%) CISSP
5 17 (53.13%) Juniper
6 14 (43.75%) Thin Client
6 14 (43.75%) NetScreen
6 14 (43.75%) Linux
6 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
6 14 (43.75%) HP
6 14 (43.75%) Citrix
6 14 (43.75%) Fat Client

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Network Security
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco ASA
2 31 (96.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 31 (96.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
2 31 (96.88%) BIG-IP
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco IOS
3 28 (87.50%) DHCP
3 28 (87.50%) DNS
3 28 (87.50%) OSPF
3 28 (87.50%) BGP
4 14 (43.75%) NetScreen
4 14 (43.75%) Wireless
4 14 (43.75%) NX-OS
4 14 (43.75%) DMVPN
4 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 31 (96.88%) Network Specialist
2 31 (96.88%) Network Security Specialist
3 18 (56.25%) Senior Security Specialist
4 17 (53.13%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 17 (53.13%) Senior Network Specialist
5 14 (43.75%) Information Security Specialist
5 14 (43.75%) Information Specialist
5 14 (43.75%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Thin Client
1 14 (43.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Information Security
1 14 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
1 14 (43.75%) Line Management
1 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
1 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
2 3 (9.38%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) CCNP
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (56.25%) CISSP
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (43.75%) XenServer
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (96.88%) F5
3 28 (87.50%) Infoblox
3 28 (87.50%) Imperva
3 28 (87.50%) VMware
3 28 (87.50%) Blue Coat
4 17 (53.13%) Juniper
5 14 (43.75%) SolarWinds
5 14 (43.75%) HP
5 14 (43.75%) Citrix