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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 121 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 1.01% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.77%
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
719 789 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.47% 43.50% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 620 647
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 £19,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
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
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 4 August 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 -3 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) Juniper
3 17 (56.67%) Firewall
4 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (36.67%) CCIE
7 10 (33.33%) Citrix
7 10 (33.33%) CCSE
7 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) NetScreen
7 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 10 (33.33%) 802.1X
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
7 10 (33.33%) IronPort
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (33.33%) Tufin
8 9 (30.00%) Network Security
8 9 (30.00%) CCNP
8 9 (30.00%) LAN
8 9 (30.00%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) DHCP
9 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (16.67%) JNCIS
9 5 (16.67%) JNCIP
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) Wireshark

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (30.00%) Network Security
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) DHCP
4 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.00%) Multicast
7 2 (6.67%) RIP
7 2 (6.67%) OSPF
7 2 (6.67%) BGP
7 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.67%) IGRP
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 10 (33.33%) Security Technical Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 3 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (10.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCIE
3 10 (33.33%) CCSE
4 9 (30.00%) CCNP
5 5 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 5 (16.67%) JNCIP
5 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) CCNA
6 4 (13.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
1 3 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) Juniper
3 12 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 10 (33.33%) IronPort
4 10 (33.33%) Tufin
4 10 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35K Basic + £12k Shift Allowance - £47K Package plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago