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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 29 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.68% 5.77% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 17.31% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £37,000 £22,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.18% -5.37%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
55 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 46.22% 33.33% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 65
Average salary £37,000 £23,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.44% -26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba