The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 90 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 25 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 1.67% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 2.81% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 11
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £43,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
902 1031 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.72% 59.29% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 777 838 622
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 47 (90.38%) Cisco
2 32 (61.54%) Firewall
3 28 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (42.31%) Juniper
4 22 (42.31%) Network Security
5 16 (30.77%) McAfee
5 16 (30.77%) SIEM
6 15 (28.85%) BGP
6 15 (28.85%) CISSP
7 14 (26.92%) FortiGate
8 13 (25.00%) MPLS
8 13 (25.00%) OSPF
9 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 12 (23.08%) Sourcefire
10 11 (21.15%) Blue Coat
10 11 (21.15%) F5
10 11 (21.15%) CCSP
10 11 (21.15%) HP
10 11 (21.15%) VPN
11 10 (19.23%) CCNP
11 10 (19.23%) VMware
11 10 (19.23%) Symantec
11 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (19.23%) TippingPoint
11 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
12 9 (17.31%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (17.31%) CEH
12 9 (17.31%) CCSE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (61.54%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) Network Security
3 15 (28.85%) BGP
4 13 (25.00%) MPLS
4 13 (25.00%) OSPF
5 11 (21.15%) VPN
6 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (15.38%) WAN
7 8 (15.38%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) Unified Communications
9 5 (9.62%) Wireless
9 5 (9.62%) VoIP
9 5 (9.62%) Internet
9 5 (9.62%) HSRP
9 5 (9.62%) GLBP
9 5 (9.62%) FWSM
9 5 (9.62%) VLAN
9 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.77%) IPsec
General
1 5 (9.62%) Advertising
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Security Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) IT Security Specialist
5 9 (17.31%) IT Security Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Security Specialist
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Network Architect
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Information Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Information Security Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Design Authority
8 5 (9.62%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) PKI
2 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.92%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) SIEM
2 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 9 (17.31%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.31%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
5 7 (13.46%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Information Security
6 5 (9.62%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Change Control
6 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.77%) Network Management
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.85%) Business Development
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) ITIL
9 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CISSP
3 11 (21.15%) CCSP
4 10 (19.23%) CCNP
5 9 (17.31%) CEH
5 9 (17.31%) CCSE
6 8 (15.38%) CCNA
6 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.62%) GSEC
8 5 (9.62%) CCIE
9 2 (3.85%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) ISA Server
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (26.92%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (90.38%) Cisco
2 22 (42.31%) Juniper
3 16 (30.77%) McAfee
4 12 (23.08%) Sourcefire
5 11 (21.15%) Blue Coat
5 11 (21.15%) F5
5 11 (21.15%) HP
6 10 (19.23%) VMware
6 10 (19.23%) Symantec
6 10 (19.23%) TippingPoint
7 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
8 5 (9.62%) IBM
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.62%) NetApp
8 5 (9.62%) Lumension
8 5 (9.62%) ArcSight
9 4 (7.69%) Computacenter
9 4 (7.69%) Splunk
10 3 (5.77%) TOWER Software
10 3 (5.77%) Citrix
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