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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 96 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.54% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £38,750 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.64% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
482 551 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.32% 38.78% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 385 475 719
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 1 £37,500 -46.42%
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £34,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) Firmware
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
5 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (40.00%) Back Office
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (20.00%) SIEM

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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) NetQoS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk