The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 65 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.15% 0.61% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 1.34% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +53.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 149 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 34.80% 45.57% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 148 92 83
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bradford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCNA
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) VoIP
5 6 (42.86%) SNMP
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
5 6 (42.86%) CCSA
5 6 (42.86%) CCSE
5 6 (42.86%) WAAS
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) BT
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
8 3 (21.43%) Time Management
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (21.43%) Nortel
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) SNMP
4 6 (42.86%) WAAS
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Database Security
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) CCSA
2 6 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) BT
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Nortel
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft