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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 103 95 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 1.34% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 3.26% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Average salary £72,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -36.36%
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
742 705 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.75% 41.06% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 585 500 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -8 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Chester - 1 £50,000 - 1
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 27 (60.00%) Juniper
3 23 (51.11%) Firewall
4 21 (46.67%) Network Security
5 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (42.22%) Fortinet
7 14 (31.11%) CCIE
7 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
8 13 (28.89%) Citrix
9 12 (26.67%) LAN
9 12 (26.67%) WAN
10 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
10 11 (24.44%) Blue Coat
10 11 (24.44%) CCSE
10 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
11 10 (22.22%) IronPort
11 10 (22.22%) Tufin
11 10 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
11 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
11 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 10 (22.22%) NetScreen
11 10 (22.22%) CCNP
12 8 (17.78%) DNS
12 8 (17.78%) DHCP
13 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) Symantec
13 7 (15.56%) McAfee
13 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) Firewall
2 21 (46.67%) Network Security
3 12 (26.67%) LAN
3 12 (26.67%) WAN
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (22.22%) NetScreen
6 8 (17.78%) DNS
6 8 (17.78%) DHCP
7 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (11.11%) OSPF
8 5 (11.11%) BGP
8 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
8 5 (11.11%) IGRP
8 5 (11.11%) RIP
8 5 (11.11%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.67%) FirePass
9 3 (6.67%) Junos
10 2 (4.44%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Consultant
2 13 (28.89%) Network Manager
3 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Security Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Security Technical Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Security Manager
7 5 (11.11%) Operations Manager
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Network Security Manager
7 5 (11.11%) Network Operations Manager
7 5 (11.11%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Open Source
2 4 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.67%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.56%) Analytics
2 7 (15.56%) Cyber Security
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.22%) Network Design
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Change Management
5 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.11%) CCIE
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) CCSE
4 10 (22.22%) CCNP
5 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
6 6 (13.33%) JNCIP
7 5 (11.11%) JNCIS
8 4 (8.89%) CCNA
9 2 (4.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 27 (60.00%) Juniper
3 19 (42.22%) Fortinet
4 13 (28.89%) Citrix
5 11 (24.44%) Blue Coat
6 10 (22.22%) IronPort
6 10 (22.22%) Tufin
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.56%) Symantec
7 7 (15.56%) McAfee
8 4 (8.89%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
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