The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 40 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 0.86% 3.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 2.06% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £77,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.83% +158.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
CheckPoint
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 97 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 37.25% 41.81% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 79 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Chester region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Chester

CheckPoint
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat