The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 30 16 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.03% 9.85% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 18.18% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,502 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
CheckPoint
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 110 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.93% 54.19% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 77
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,120 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Halifax

CheckPoint
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (95.83%) CCSA
2 23 (95.83%) CCSE
3 19 (79.17%) Banking
3 19 (79.17%) Online Banking
4 16 (66.67%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Retail
6 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (33.33%) CCNA
7 8 (33.33%) CCDP
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) PMI
9 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (4.17%) Network Security
11 1 (4.17%) VPN
11 1 (4.17%) Juniper
11 1 (4.17%) NetScreen

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 19 (79.17%) Banking
2 16 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Cisco Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Online Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.83%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) CCSA
1 23 (95.83%) CCSE
2 8 (33.33%) CCDP
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Juniper