The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 94 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 32 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.74% 0.54% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 1.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 1
Average salary £47,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 22 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £50,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 - -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) Juniper
2 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 19 (52.78%) Network Security
3 19 (52.78%) Finance
3 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
4 18 (50.00%) VPN
4 18 (50.00%) Firewall
5 16 (44.44%) Change Management
5 16 (44.44%) SSL
6 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 12 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (33.33%) LAN
7 12 (33.33%) Symantec
8 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (30.56%) WAN
8 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
9 10 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (27.78%) Retail
9 10 (27.78%) Blue Coat
9 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (27.78%) Junos
9 10 (27.78%) Fujitsu
9 10 (27.78%) IronPort
9 10 (27.78%) McAfee
9 10 (27.78%) Websense
9 10 (27.78%) SIEM
9 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (25.00%) Multicast

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Network Security
1 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
2 18 (50.00%) VPN
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
3 16 (44.44%) SSL
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
5 11 (30.56%) WAN
6 10 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (27.78%) Junos
7 9 (25.00%) Multicast
7 9 (25.00%) OSPF
7 9 (25.00%) BGP
7 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 9 (25.00%) DWDM
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (22.22%) VLAN
8 8 (22.22%) Wireless
8 8 (22.22%) Frame Relay
8 8 (22.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (27.78%) Retail
4 8 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Principal Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) SecurID
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 2 (5.56%) HPUX
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) OS/400
3 2 (5.56%) zOS
3 2 (5.56%) SUSE
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Change Management
2 10 (27.78%) SIEM
2 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (22.22%) Cyber Security
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) CCNP
5 4 (11.11%) CISSP
5 4 (11.11%) SSCP
5 4 (11.11%) CEH
6 2 (5.56%) CCNA
6 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) CCSA
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Snort
2 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (22.22%) Nessus
1 8 (22.22%) OpenView
1 8 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) Juniper
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) Symantec
5 10 (27.78%) Blue Coat
5 10 (27.78%) Fujitsu
5 10 (27.78%) IronPort
5 10 (27.78%) McAfee
5 10 (27.78%) Websense
6 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 9 (25.00%) F5
7 8 (22.22%) Splunk
7 8 (22.22%) Qualys
7 8 (22.22%) Becrypt
7 8 (22.22%) LogRhythm
7 8 (22.22%) Lumension
8 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle
9 2 (5.56%) IBM
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