The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 85 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +32
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.64% 1.84% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 4.41% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 0
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
801 748 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.90% 41.62% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 609 533 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -10 4 £42,500 +8.97%
Chester - 1 £50,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 38 (79.17%) Cisco
2 30 (62.50%) Juniper
3 26 (54.17%) Firewall
4 24 (50.00%) Network Security
5 22 (45.83%) Fortinet
6 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
8 14 (29.17%) CCIE
9 13 (27.08%) WAN
9 13 (27.08%) LAN
10 12 (25.00%) Citrix
11 11 (22.92%) Blue Coat
11 11 (22.92%) CCSE
11 11 (22.92%) Finance
11 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (20.83%) Tufin
12 10 (20.83%) IronPort
12 10 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
12 10 (20.83%) Cisco ISE
12 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
12 10 (20.83%) NetScreen
12 10 (20.83%) CCNP
13 9 (18.75%) DNS
13 9 (18.75%) DHCP
14 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.67%) Symantec
15 7 (14.58%) McAfee

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) Network Security
3 13 (27.08%) LAN
3 13 (27.08%) WAN
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (20.83%) NetScreen
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (18.75%) DHCP
6 9 (18.75%) DNS
7 7 (14.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (12.50%) FirePass
8 6 (12.50%) Junos
9 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
9 5 (10.42%) RIP
9 5 (10.42%) OSPF
9 5 (10.42%) BGP
9 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
9 5 (10.42%) IGRP
10 2 (4.17%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Consultant
2 14 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Network Manager
4 11 (22.92%) Security Consultant
5 10 (20.83%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (20.83%) Security Technical Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Network Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Operations Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Security Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Network Security Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Network Operations Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Security Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.33%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
2 7 (14.58%) Analytics
2 7 (14.58%) Cyber Security
3 5 (10.42%) Network Architecture
3 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Migration
5 1 (2.08%) Network Design
5 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.08%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
3 14 (29.17%) CCIE
4 11 (22.92%) CCSE
5 10 (20.83%) CCNP
5 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.50%) JNCIP
7 5 (10.42%) JNCIS
8 4 (8.33%) CCNA
9 2 (4.17%) CEH
10 1 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Cisco
2 30 (62.50%) Juniper
3 22 (45.83%) Fortinet
4 12 (25.00%) Citrix
5 11 (22.92%) Blue Coat
6 10 (20.83%) IronPort
6 10 (20.83%) Tufin
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.67%) Symantec
8 7 (14.58%) McAfee
8 7 (14.58%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.08%) Wyse
9 1 (2.08%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
Cheshire
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