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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 121 89 111
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 1.43% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 3.17% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 20
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
834 757 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.96% 44.95% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 657 627 1021
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 20 August 2014. 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 -29 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chester -3 1 £35,000 -36.36%
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Juniper
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) Network Security
2 17 (60.71%) Symantec
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 15 (53.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (53.57%) IronPort
4 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) SIEM
4 15 (53.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (53.57%) SSL
4 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
4 15 (53.57%) McAfee
4 15 (53.57%) Websense
4 15 (53.57%) Change Management
5 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (50.00%) Fujitsu
5 14 (50.00%) Retail
6 13 (46.43%) Snort
6 13 (46.43%) Nessus
6 13 (46.43%) Qualys
6 13 (46.43%) Lumension
6 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
6 13 (46.43%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (46.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (46.43%) Becrypt
6 13 (46.43%) LogRhythm
6 13 (46.43%) Splunk

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Network Security
2 15 (53.57%) SSL
2 15 (53.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (35.71%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) VPN
5 8 (28.57%) Junos
6 7 (25.00%) HTTP
6 7 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.57%) Internet
9 1 (3.57%) DNS
9 1 (3.57%) LAN
9 1 (3.57%) WLAN
9 1 (3.57%) WAN
9 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
1 14 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Security Specialist
2 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (25.00%) SecurID
2 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) OS/400
3 2 (7.14%) zOS
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) HPUX
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) SUSE
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Change Management
1 15 (53.57%) SIEM
1 15 (53.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
3 8 (28.57%) Migration
4 7 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.57%) Release Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) CISSP
3 8 (28.57%) SSCP
3 8 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Snort
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Nessus
1 13 (46.43%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (46.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (21.43%) FortiGate
3 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Juniper
2 17 (60.71%) Symantec
3 16 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) McAfee
4 15 (53.57%) Websense
4 15 (53.57%) IronPort
5 14 (50.00%) Fujitsu
6 13 (46.43%) Qualys
6 13 (46.43%) Splunk
6 13 (46.43%) Lumension
6 13 (46.43%) Becrypt
6 13 (46.43%) LogRhythm
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco
8 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
9 3 (10.71%) VMware
10 2 (7.14%) Brocade
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) EMC
10 2 (7.14%) IBM
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