The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 80 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 16 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 1.06% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 2.54% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £255 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £405 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
CheckPoint
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
712 511 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.03% 41.51% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 284 249
Average daily rate £338 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.87 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 - -
Bolton - 1 £300 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CheckPoint 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 contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 55 (90.16%) Cisco
2 53 (86.89%) Firewall
3 37 (60.66%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (47.54%) Clearswift
4 29 (47.54%) Network Security
5 26 (42.62%) PKI
5 26 (42.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (42.62%) SSL
5 26 (42.62%) Kaspersky
5 26 (42.62%) Kalman Filter
6 25 (40.98%) Citrix
6 25 (40.98%) VMware
6 25 (40.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 24 (39.34%) WAN
8 22 (36.07%) Data Centre
9 21 (34.43%) CISM
9 21 (34.43%) ITIL
9 21 (34.43%) CISSP
9 21 (34.43%) CISMP
10 20 (32.79%) Migration
11 19 (31.15%) Penetration Testing
11 19 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (29.51%) SIEM
13 16 (26.23%) Security Patching
14 15 (24.59%) QA
14 15 (24.59%) Juniper
15 14 (22.95%) Service Delivery
15 14 (22.95%) CCENT
16 12 (19.67%) UNIX
16 12 (19.67%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 53 (86.89%) Firewall
2 37 (60.66%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (47.54%) Network Security
4 26 (42.62%) SSL
5 24 (39.34%) WAN
6 9 (14.75%) Internet
6 9 (14.75%) MPLS
7 8 (13.11%) Wireless
7 8 (13.11%) EIGRP
8 7 (11.48%) VPLS
8 7 (11.48%) iSCSI
8 7 (11.48%) NAS
8 7 (11.48%) OSPF
8 7 (11.48%) BGP
8 7 (11.48%) SAN
8 7 (11.48%) DMZ
8 7 (11.48%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (8.20%) DNS
10 4 (6.56%) LAN
11 3 (4.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Analyst
2 20 (32.79%) Security Analyst
3 16 (26.23%) Technical Analyst
4 13 (21.31%) Network Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Security Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Technical Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Technical Security Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Network Support
8 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.28%) PC Support
9 2 (3.28%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) PKI
2 22 (36.07%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.11%) Clustering
4 7 (11.48%) Replication
4 7 (11.48%) Celerra
4 7 (11.48%) EMC VNX
5 4 (6.56%) Life Science
6 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) EFT
7 1 (1.64%) NHS
7 1 (1.64%) CESG
7 1 (1.64%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) UNIX
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Solaris
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Kalman Filter
2 25 (40.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 21 (34.43%) ITIL
4 20 (32.79%) Migration
5 19 (31.15%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (29.51%) SIEM
7 16 (26.23%) Security Patching
8 14 (22.95%) Service Delivery
9 11 (18.03%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
11 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (9.84%) Change Control
13 2 (3.28%) Network Design
14 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
14 1 (1.64%) Validation
14 1 (1.64%) Mobile Device Management
14 1 (1.64%) Cyber Security
14 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
14 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) CISSP
1 21 (34.43%) CISM
1 21 (34.43%) CISMP
2 19 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (22.95%) CCENT
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.92%) CCNP
6 2 (3.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) CCIE
7 1 (1.64%) CCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CCSE
7 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (42.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (24.59%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
3 7 (11.48%) Terminal Services
3 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.48%) XenApp
3 7 (11.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 55 (90.16%) Cisco
2 29 (47.54%) Clearswift
3 26 (42.62%) Kaspersky
4 25 (40.98%) VMware
4 25 (40.98%) Citrix
5 15 (24.59%) Juniper
6 10 (16.39%) EMC
7 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.48%) Nortel
8 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
8 7 (11.48%) Oracle
9 4 (6.56%) F5
9 4 (6.56%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.92%) Aruba
10 3 (4.92%) McAfee
10 3 (4.92%) Avaya
11 2 (3.28%) Acronis
11 2 (3.28%) Brocade
11 2 (3.28%) Lumension
12 1 (1.64%) Wyse
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