The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 East Midlands 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 169 143 118
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 19 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.87% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.75% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 34
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1737 1547 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.14% 49.84% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1315 1348
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,559 £25,000 £24,000
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
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram 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 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -7 12 £40,000 +13.47%
Derbyshire -15 4 £50,000 +12.99% 1
Northamptonshire -9 3 £37,250 +0.67%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (86.79%) Firewall
2 28 (52.83%) Cisco
3 27 (50.94%) HTTP
4 26 (49.06%) DHCP
4 26 (49.06%) DNS
4 26 (49.06%) VMware
5 25 (47.17%) SSL
5 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
5 25 (47.17%) LDAP
5 25 (47.17%) SMTP
6 24 (45.28%) FTP
7 22 (41.51%) Network Security
8 19 (35.85%) Citrix
9 18 (33.96%) Juniper
9 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
10 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
10 16 (30.19%) CISSP
10 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (30.19%) Blue Coat
11 15 (28.30%) CCNA
12 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
12 13 (24.53%) WAN
12 13 (24.53%) F5
13 12 (22.64%) CCNP
14 11 (20.75%) LAN
14 11 (20.75%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (20.75%) Validation
15 10 (18.87%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
1 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.66%) Lync
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (86.79%) Firewall
2 27 (50.94%) HTTP
3 26 (49.06%) DHCP
3 26 (49.06%) DNS
4 25 (47.17%) SSL
4 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
4 25 (47.17%) LDAP
4 25 (47.17%) SMTP
5 24 (45.28%) FTP
6 22 (41.51%) Network Security
7 13 (24.53%) WAN
8 11 (20.75%) LAN
8 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (16.98%) MPLS
10 8 (15.09%) VPN
10 8 (15.09%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (13.21%) Wireless
12 6 (11.32%) OSPF
12 6 (11.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Consultant
2 25 (47.17%) Security Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Network Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) IT Security Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) IT Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Network Support
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Validation
2 10 (18.87%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.77%) Fault Management
4 2 (3.77%) Security Architecture
4 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.77%) Transition Management
4 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.77%) Data Security
4 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.89%) Business Development
5 1 (1.89%) CAD
5 1 (1.89%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) CISSP
1 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.30%) CCNA
3 12 (22.64%) CCNP
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) MCSA
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.77%) MCTS
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) VTSP
7 1 (1.89%) MCITP
7 1 (1.89%) CCIE
7 1 (1.89%) CCSP
7 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.32%) XenApp
4 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.66%) vSphere
6 2 (3.77%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.89%) IAG
7 1 (1.89%) UAG
7 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) SCOM
3 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.77%) Foglight
4 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) WSUS
5 1 (1.89%) Cacti
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Cisco
2 26 (49.06%) VMware
3 19 (35.85%) Citrix
4 18 (33.96%) Juniper
4 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.19%) Blue Coat
6 13 (24.53%) F5
7 9 (16.98%) HP
8 6 (11.32%) Nokia
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
9 4 (7.55%) Websense
9 4 (7.55%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.66%) BT
10 3 (5.66%) Mitel
11 2 (3.77%) EMC
11 2 (3.77%) Clearswift
11 2 (3.77%) Symantec
11 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.77%) Crossbeam