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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 96 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £39,500 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.57% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +15.29%
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
479 705 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.35% 42.88% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 397 579 696
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 4 £39,500 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) CCNA
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (58.82%) CCNP
6 9 (52.94%) VMware
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) LAN
7 8 (47.06%) WAN
8 7 (41.18%) VoIP
8 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
9 6 (35.29%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (35.29%) Metasploit
9 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
9 6 (35.29%) Open Source
9 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
9 6 (35.29%) CCIE
10 5 (29.41%) SLA
10 5 (29.41%) Network Security
11 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
11 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL
11 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
11 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (23.53%) Unix
11 4 (23.53%) Back Office
11 4 (23.53%) Firmware
11 4 (23.53%) BGP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) VoIP
4 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
5 5 (29.41%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
6 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
8 2 (11.76%) MPLS
9 1 (5.88%) ADSL
9 1 (5.88%) DHCP
9 1 (5.88%) DNS
9 1 (5.88%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Network Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 3 (17.65%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) CMDB
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Business Development
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNA
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) CCIE
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) ISEB
5 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (11.76%) PMP
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Firmware
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Juniper
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 3 (17.65%) GFI Software
5 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
6 2 (11.76%) BMC
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle