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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank - 57 51
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 1.52% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.83% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
109 120 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 34.49% 26.09% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 102 105 76
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 6 (100.00%) Imperva
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Information Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 6 (100.00%) Imperva
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper