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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 102 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 1.26% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 2.81% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 7
Average salary - £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
518 818 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.95% 44.97% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 434 685 557
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 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
(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
Runcorn - 2 - -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) GSM
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec