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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
47 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 27.33% 51.43% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 54 36
Average salary £33,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.54% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia