The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 31 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.50% 0.57% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.20% 1.43% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 34.27% 39.77% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 53
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bolton

CheckPoint
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 14 (77.78%) Network Security
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) CTC Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Aruba
3 4 (22.22%) Exinda
4 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) CTC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (22.22%) Aruba
2 4 (22.22%) Exinda