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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 110 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 2.43% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £37,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +2.40%
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
761 742 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.27% 42.89% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 606 569 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -16 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Juniper
3 22 (55.00%) Firewall
4 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (42.50%) Network Security
5 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
6 15 (37.50%) Fortinet
6 15 (37.50%) CCIE
7 14 (35.00%) LAN
7 14 (35.00%) WAN
8 12 (30.00%) CCNP
8 12 (30.00%) Citrix
8 12 (30.00%) Blue Coat
9 11 (27.50%) CCSE
9 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
9 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 10 (25.00%) IronPort
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (25.00%) Tufin
10 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) NetScreen
11 8 (20.00%) DNS
11 8 (20.00%) DHCP
12 7 (17.50%) Wireshark
13 6 (15.00%) Metasploit
13 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 17 (42.50%) Network Security
3 14 (35.00%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) LAN
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 8 (20.00%) DNS
6 8 (20.00%) DHCP
7 7 (17.50%) Wireshark
8 4 (10.00%) RIP
8 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (10.00%) OSPF
8 4 (10.00%) BGP
8 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 4 (10.00%) IGRP
9 3 (7.50%) Multicast
10 1 (2.50%) FWSM
10 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Network Manager
3 11 (27.50%) Security Consultant
4 10 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Security Technical Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Network Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Operations Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Network Operations Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (12.50%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.00%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.00%) Analytics
3 4 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Network Design
5 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCIE
3 12 (30.00%) CCNP
4 11 (27.50%) CCSE
5 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.00%) JNCIP
6 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.00%) CCNA
7 5 (12.50%) JNCIS
8 4 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
1 3 (7.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Juniper
3 15 (37.50%) Fortinet
4 12 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 12 (30.00%) Citrix
5 10 (25.00%) IronPort
5 10 (25.00%) Tufin
6 4 (10.00%) Symantec
6 4 (10.00%) McAfee
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
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