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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 220 190 205
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing CCSE 42 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.14% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1713 1311 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.35% 24.71% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1032 1055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,804 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -20 36 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North Yorkshire -12 5 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire -19 1 £57,500 +76.92%
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 81 (100.00%) Cisco
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 81 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 79 (97.53%) CCNP
3 48 (59.26%) Firewall
4 47 (58.02%) CCNA
5 43 (53.09%) OSPF
6 41 (50.62%) BGP
6 41 (50.62%) VMware
7 40 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (46.91%) Cisco IOS
8 38 (46.91%) CCSA
9 34 (41.98%) Linux
10 33 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
11 31 (38.27%) E-Commerce
12 27 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 26 (32.10%) Network Security
14 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (28.40%) EIGRP
15 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
16 22 (27.16%) Load Balancing
17 21 (25.93%) PCI DSS
17 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 21 (25.93%) MCSA
17 21 (25.93%) Windows
17 21 (25.93%) Red Hat
18 20 (24.69%) MCSE
18 20 (24.69%) F5
19 19 (23.46%) MPLS

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (6.17%) IIS
1 5 (6.17%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
1 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (59.26%) Firewall
2 43 (53.09%) OSPF
3 41 (50.62%) BGP
4 38 (46.91%) Cisco IOS
5 33 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 26 (32.10%) Network Security
8 23 (28.40%) EIGRP
9 19 (23.46%) MPLS
10 18 (22.22%) DNS
11 17 (20.99%) WAN
12 16 (19.75%) LAN
12 16 (19.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 14 (17.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 14 (17.28%) DMVPN
13 14 (17.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (17.28%) VPN
14 13 (16.05%) DHCP
14 13 (16.05%) NetScreen
14 13 (16.05%) BIG-IP
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Team Leader
1 21 (25.93%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 20 (24.69%) Network Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Security Specialist
3 15 (18.52%) Network Specialist
4 14 (17.28%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Network Security Specialist
6 8 (9.88%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Security Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Security Specialist
9 5 (6.17%) Operations Team Leader
9 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Network Support
10 3 (3.70%) Network Manager
10 3 (3.70%) Network Support
10 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) Fat Client
2 8 (9.88%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) E-Commerce
2 22 (27.16%) Load Balancing
3 14 (17.28%) ITIL
4 8 (9.88%) Information Security
5 5 (6.17%) Information Management
5 5 (6.17%) Network Design
5 5 (6.17%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.70%) Migration
7 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.70%) BCP
8 2 (2.47%) Time Management
9 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) C
1 5 (6.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (97.53%) CCNP
3 47 (58.02%) CCNA
4 38 (46.91%) CCSA
5 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (25.93%) MCSA
6 21 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (24.69%) MCSE
8 16 (19.75%) RHCA
8 16 (19.75%) RHCE
9 13 (16.05%) Check Point Certification
10 10 (12.35%) CCDP
11 9 (11.11%) CCIE
12 6 (7.41%) CCSP
13 4 (4.94%) CCIP
13 4 (4.94%) CISSP
13 4 (4.94%) CCVP
13 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
14 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) PCI DSS
2 11 (13.58%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.17%) XenServer
3 3 (3.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Cisco
1 81 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 41 (50.62%) VMware
3 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 20 (24.69%) F5
6 18 (22.22%) Blue Coat
7 13 (16.05%) Citrix
7 13 (16.05%) Infoblox
7 13 (16.05%) Imperva
8 6 (7.41%) Capita
8 6 (7.41%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.47%) Splunk
9 2 (2.47%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.23%) Huawei
10 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.23%) Juniper
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago