The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 170 147 155
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.47% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 23
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,718
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1546 1631 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.95% 49.92% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1374 1410
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Leicestershire +4 5 £42,500 -1.53%
Northamptonshire -16 3 £40,250 -26.81%
Derbyshire -11 2 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 16 (53.33%) LAN
3 16 (53.33%) WAN
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) CCNP
6 12 (40.00%) VMware
7 11 (36.67%) Juniper
8 10 (33.33%) CCNA
9 9 (30.00%) HP
9 9 (30.00%) Wireless
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (20.00%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) VoIP
12 6 (20.00%) Citrix
12 6 (20.00%) MPLS
12 6 (20.00%) OSPF
12 6 (20.00%) BGP
12 6 (20.00%) Network Security
13 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.67%) F5
14 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (13.33%) Aruba
14 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) LAN
2 16 (53.33%) WAN
3 9 (30.00%) Wireless
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (20.00%) VoIP
5 6 (20.00%) MPLS
5 6 (20.00%) OSPF
5 6 (20.00%) BGP
5 6 (20.00%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) DNS
7 4 (13.33%) DHCP
7 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
8 3 (10.00%) VPN
9 2 (6.67%) SSL
9 2 (6.67%) LDAP
9 2 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) AIX
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.33%) Validation
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Development
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) CCDP
4 3 (10.00%) CCIE
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) CCSA
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCSP
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 2 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.33%) IAG
3 1 (3.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Juniper
4 9 (30.00%) HP
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) Citrix
7 5 (16.67%) F5
8 4 (13.33%) Aruba
8 4 (13.33%) Meru Networks
8 4 (13.33%) Nokia
9 3 (10.00%) EMC
9 3 (10.00%) NetApp
9 3 (10.00%) IBM
10 2 (6.67%) Dell
10 2 (6.67%) Brocade
10 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
11 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
11 1 (3.33%) Lotus