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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 154 165 143
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 23 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.53% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.22% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 21
Average salary £61,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1562 1723 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.91% 43.51% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1408 1290
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,024
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Derbyshire +31 19 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) Citrix
3 14 (37.84%) F5
4 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
5 12 (32.43%) WAN
6 10 (27.03%) VPN
7 9 (24.32%) HP
8 8 (21.62%) OSPF
8 8 (21.62%) BGP
8 8 (21.62%) DNS
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
8 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 8 (21.62%) Network Security
8 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (18.92%) LAN
9 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
10 6 (16.22%) Wireless
11 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (13.51%) Internet
11 5 (13.51%) MPLS
12 4 (10.81%) ArcSight
12 4 (10.81%) SIEM
12 4 (10.81%) FWSM
12 4 (10.81%) OpenFlow
12 4 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (32.43%) WAN
4 10 (27.03%) VPN
5 8 (21.62%) DNS
5 8 (21.62%) OSPF
5 8 (21.62%) BGP
5 8 (21.62%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.92%) LAN
7 6 (16.22%) Wireless
8 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.51%) Internet
8 5 (13.51%) MPLS
9 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
9 4 (10.81%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (10.81%) FWSM
9 4 (10.81%) OpenFlow
9 4 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Local Government
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
1 12 (32.43%) Network Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Operations Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Security Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Network Security Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Network Operations Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Network Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Network Support
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Platform Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) CESG
2 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) MVS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (10.81%) SIEM
2 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.11%) Line Management
3 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.11%) Transition Management
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) REXX
1 1 (2.70%) JCL
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) CCNA
3 3 (8.11%) CCIE
3 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) CCDP
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCSA
5 1 (2.70%) CCSE
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) Citrix
2 14 (37.84%) F5
3 13 (35.14%) SolarWinds
4 9 (24.32%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) VMware
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.81%) TippingPoint
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 4 (10.81%) Juniper
7 4 (10.81%) ArcSight
8 3 (8.11%) EMC
9 2 (5.41%) Symantec
9 2 (5.41%) NetApp
9 2 (5.41%) Nokia
9 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.41%) Tufin
10 1 (2.70%) Riverbed