The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 96 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 1.34% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 2.43% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 26
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
816 823 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.82% 55.09% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 703 758
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 103 (99.04%) Cisco
2 93 (89.42%) Firewall
3 60 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (35.58%) Juniper
5 37 (35.58%) CCNP
6 33 (31.73%) OSPF
6 33 (31.73%) Network Security
7 32 (30.77%) CCNA
8 30 (28.85%) VPN
9 27 (25.96%) BGP
10 23 (22.12%) Blue Coat
11 18 (17.31%) CCSA
12 17 (16.35%) F5
13 16 (15.38%) Fortinet
13 16 (15.38%) CCSE
13 16 (15.38%) Finance
13 16 (15.38%) LAN
13 16 (15.38%) UNIX
13 16 (15.38%) Solaris
13 16 (15.38%) Linux
14 15 (14.42%) WAN
14 15 (14.42%) Network Management
14 15 (14.42%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (13.46%) MPLS
15 14 (13.46%) HP
16 13 (12.50%) Tcl
16 13 (12.50%) Perl
16 13 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (12.50%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 93 (89.42%) Firewall
2 40 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (31.73%) OSPF
3 33 (31.73%) Network Security
4 30 (28.85%) VPN
5 27 (25.96%) BGP
6 16 (15.38%) LAN
7 15 (14.42%) WAN
8 14 (13.46%) MPLS
9 13 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (9.62%) EIGRP
10 10 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (8.65%) SAN
11 9 (8.65%) Wireless
12 7 (6.73%) Internet
12 7 (6.73%) DNS
12 7 (6.73%) IPsec
13 6 (5.77%) DHCP
13 6 (5.77%) NAS
14 5 (4.81%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (49.04%) Network Engineer
2 22 (21.15%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (9.62%) Network Consultant
3 10 (9.62%) Consultant
4 9 (8.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.77%) Architect
7 6 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Network Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) CSS
2 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (2.88%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
2 3 (2.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) UNIX
1 16 (15.38%) Solaris
1 16 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.42%) Network Management
1 15 (14.42%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (4.81%) Supplier Management
4 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (4.81%) Service Management
4 5 (4.81%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (4.81%) TOGAF
5 4 (3.85%) Network Design
5 4 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (2.88%) Low Latency
6 3 (2.88%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 3 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.88%) SIEM
6 3 (2.88%) Change Control
6 3 (2.88%) Project Management
6 3 (2.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.88%) Workflow
6 3 (2.88%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) Tcl
1 13 (12.50%) Perl
2 3 (2.88%) SQL
3 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (35.58%) CCNP
3 32 (30.77%) CCNA
4 18 (17.31%) CCSA
5 16 (15.38%) CCSE
6 11 (10.58%) JNCIA
6 11 (10.58%) JNCIS
7 9 (8.65%) SC Cleared
7 9 (8.65%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.81%) ISEB
8 5 (4.81%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.88%) CCIE
10 2 (1.92%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.92%) CCDP
10 2 (1.92%) Degree
11 1 (0.96%) CISSP
11 1 (0.96%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.85%) vSphere
1 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) XenApp
2 3 (2.88%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 103 (99.04%) Cisco
2 37 (35.58%) Juniper
3 23 (22.12%) Blue Coat
4 17 (16.35%) F5
5 16 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 14 (13.46%) HP
7 10 (9.62%) VMware
7 10 (9.62%) Citrix
8 6 (5.77%) Websense
8 6 (5.77%) EMC
9 5 (4.81%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.85%) NetApp
10 4 (3.85%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.88%) Avaya
11 3 (2.88%) Sourcefire
12 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.92%) Nortel
12 2 (1.92%) Dell
13 1 (0.96%) Symantec
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