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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 97 106 141
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 20 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.45% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 0.96% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
813 727 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.12% 46.48% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 692 562 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +21 13 £40,000 - 1
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (80.77%) Network Security
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) Juniper
3 17 (65.38%) Firewall
3 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
4 13 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) F5
7 9 (34.62%) Junos
7 9 (34.62%) FortiGate
7 9 (34.62%) FirePass
8 7 (26.92%) Symantec
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
8 7 (26.92%) WAN
8 7 (26.92%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) McAfee
9 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
9 6 (23.08%) Analytics
10 5 (19.23%) CCIE
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) CCNP
12 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (11.54%) OSPF
12 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
12 3 (11.54%) CCNA
12 3 (11.54%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Network Security
2 17 (65.38%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Junos
3 9 (34.62%) FirePass
4 7 (26.92%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) OSPF
7 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
7 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.54%) IGRP
7 3 (11.54%) RIP
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (3.85%) Wireless
9 1 (3.85%) SAN
9 1 (3.85%) Internet
9 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Network Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
1 2 (7.69%) RMADS
1 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
1 6 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Release Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (19.23%) CCIE
5 4 (15.38%) CCNP
6 3 (11.54%) CCNA
7 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.85%) CCSE
7 1 (3.85%) CCVP
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
1 18 (69.23%) Juniper
2 13 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 10 (38.46%) F5
4 7 (26.92%) Symantec
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) McAfee
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.85%) Wyse
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
Cheshire
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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