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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 89 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 29 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 1.13% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 2.19% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 20
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £45,000 £60,000
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
832 869 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.33% 51.63% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 692 745 805
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 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 1 April 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 75 (100.00%) Cisco
2 66 (88.00%) Firewall
3 46 (61.33%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (41.33%) CCNP
6 28 (37.33%) CCNA
7 23 (30.67%) VPN
7 23 (30.67%) Juniper
8 22 (29.33%) OSPF
9 18 (24.00%) BGP
10 17 (22.67%) Network Security
11 15 (20.00%) Finance
11 15 (20.00%) F5
12 13 (17.33%) CCSE
13 12 (16.00%) LAN
13 12 (16.00%) MPLS
13 12 (16.00%) CCSA
13 12 (16.00%) Blue Coat
13 12 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (14.67%) WAN
14 11 (14.67%) Network Management
14 11 (14.67%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (13.33%) HP
15 10 (13.33%) Fortinet
16 9 (12.00%) IPsec
17 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
18 7 (9.33%) VMware
18 7 (9.33%) FWSM
19 6 (8.00%) UNIX
19 6 (8.00%) Solaris

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (88.00%) Firewall
2 36 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (30.67%) VPN
4 22 (29.33%) OSPF
5 18 (24.00%) BGP
6 17 (22.67%) Network Security
7 12 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (16.00%) MPLS
7 12 (16.00%) LAN
8 11 (14.67%) WAN
9 9 (12.00%) IPsec
10 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
11 7 (9.33%) FWSM
12 6 (8.00%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (8.00%) DNS
12 6 (8.00%) DHCP
12 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (8.00%) Wireless
12 6 (8.00%) SAN
12 6 (8.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Network Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) Network Consultant
2 13 (17.33%) Consultant
3 10 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Network Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.33%) DTV
2 1 (1.33%) Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Solaris
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
1 6 (8.00%) UNIX
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Network Management
1 11 (14.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (6.67%) Service Management
4 4 (5.33%) Network Design
4 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.00%) ITIL
5 3 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (4.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.67%) Migration
6 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.33%) Change Control
7 1 (1.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Perl
1 5 (6.67%) Tcl
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (61.33%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (41.33%) CCNP
3 28 (37.33%) CCNA
4 13 (17.33%) CCSE
5 12 (16.00%) CCSA
6 6 (8.00%) JNCIA
6 6 (8.00%) JNCIS
7 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.00%) CCIE
8 3 (4.00%) ISEB
9 2 (2.67%) CCDP
9 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.67%) XenApp
2 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.67%) vSphere
2 2 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Snort
3 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (30.67%) Juniper
3 15 (20.00%) F5
4 12 (16.00%) Blue Coat
5 10 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 10 (13.33%) HP
6 7 (9.33%) VMware
7 6 (8.00%) Citrix
8 4 (5.33%) EMC
8 4 (5.33%) Websense
8 4 (5.33%) Sourcefire
8 4 (5.33%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.00%) NetApp
10 2 (2.67%) Nortel
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.67%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.33%) Avaya
11 1 (1.33%) Symantec
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