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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 0.16% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.40% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Median salary £36,750 £33,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -48.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £34,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
441 502 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.84% 39.34% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 342 415 680
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +10 1 £37,500 +11.11%
Chester - 1 £34,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £36,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
5 4 (36.36%) Firmware
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Back Office
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
7 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) EIGRP
3 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) DMZ
6 1 (9.09%) IPv4
6 1 (9.09%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Firmware
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) RSA enVision
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Palo Alto
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) NetQoS
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk