The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 208 219 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 39 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.59% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 22
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
CCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1657 1696 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.04% 22.79% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1396 1016
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
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 Yorkshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCSE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSE Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CCSE
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

CCSE Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CCSE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
West Yorkshire +5 26 £45,000 +28.57% 4
North Yorkshire +6 7 £52,500 +10.52%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Cisco
1 103 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 97 (94.17%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (93.20%) CCNP
4 84 (81.55%) Firewall
5 63 (61.17%) Cisco ASA
6 59 (57.28%) Network Security
7 52 (50.49%) CCSA
8 46 (44.66%) Mentoring
9 42 (40.78%) BGP
10 41 (39.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 39 (37.86%) CCNA
12 38 (36.89%) OSPF
12 38 (36.89%) VMware
13 37 (35.92%) Project Management
13 37 (35.92%) DNS
13 37 (35.92%) ITIL
14 36 (34.95%) Cisco IOS
15 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (31.07%) F5
16 32 (31.07%) BIG-IP
16 32 (31.07%) Blue Coat
16 32 (31.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 32 (31.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 31 (30.10%) CCDP
18 30 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (28.16%) DHCP
19 29 (28.16%) Infoblox
19 29 (28.16%) Imperva
20 27 (26.21%) Load Balancing

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 84 (81.55%) Firewall
2 63 (61.17%) Cisco ASA
3 59 (57.28%) Network Security
4 42 (40.78%) BGP
5 41 (39.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (36.89%) OSPF
7 37 (35.92%) DNS
8 36 (34.95%) Cisco IOS
9 32 (31.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 32 (31.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 32 (31.07%) BIG-IP
10 29 (28.16%) DHCP
11 27 (26.21%) MPLS
12 25 (24.27%) DMVPN
13 22 (21.36%) LAN
13 22 (21.36%) WAN
14 15 (14.56%) NetScreen
14 15 (14.56%) NX-OS
15 14 (13.59%) Wireless
15 14 (13.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
1 13 (12.62%) Banking
2 12 (11.65%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (64.08%) Network Specialist
2 52 (50.49%) Security Specialist
3 51 (49.51%) Network Security Specialist
4 26 (25.24%) Senior Network Specialist
5 21 (20.39%) Network Engineer
6 19 (18.45%) Senior Security Specialist
7 18 (17.48%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 17 (16.50%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (13.59%) Information Security Specialist
9 14 (13.59%) Information Specialist
9 14 (13.59%) Senior Information Security Specialist
10 12 (11.65%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 12 (11.65%) Cisco Specialist
11 10 (9.71%) Administrator
11 10 (9.71%) Firewall Administrator
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Cisco Engineer
13 4 (3.88%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.59%) Thin Client
2 14 (13.59%) Fat Client
3 10 (9.71%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Replication
4 3 (2.91%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) Mentoring
2 37 (35.92%) ITIL
2 37 (35.92%) Project Management
3 27 (26.21%) Load Balancing
4 21 (20.39%) Network Architecture
5 15 (14.56%) Line Management
5 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
6 14 (13.59%) Information Security
6 14 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (13.59%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (12.62%) Business Continuity
8 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (9.71%) Network Design
8 10 (9.71%) BCP
8 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.74%) High Availability
10 8 (7.77%) Coaching
11 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 97 (94.17%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (93.20%) CCNP
3 52 (50.49%) CCSA
4 39 (37.86%) CCNA
5 31 (30.10%) CCDP
6 24 (23.30%) CISSP
7 23 (22.33%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (10.68%) CCDA
9 6 (5.83%) MCSE
9 6 (5.83%) MCSA
9 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (5.83%) VCP5
9 6 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.91%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.91%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.94%) VCAP
12 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.97%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.56%) XenServer
3 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) Cisco
1 103 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 38 (36.89%) VMware
3 32 (31.07%) Blue Coat
3 32 (31.07%) F5
4 29 (28.16%) Infoblox
4 29 (28.16%) Imperva
5 20 (19.42%) Juniper
6 18 (17.48%) HP
7 16 (15.53%) SolarWinds
8 14 (13.59%) Citrix
9 3 (2.91%) Oracle
9 3 (2.91%) EMC
9 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
Halifax, Yorkshire
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: onus, Excellent Pension, PMI + More
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago