The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 64 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.84% 0.20% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 0.38% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £40,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £40,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
327 264 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 55.14% 52.59% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 302 215 203
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Coventry

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (40.00%) Symposium
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (40.00%) Symposium
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (20.00%) IAG
2 1 (20.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Nortel
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft