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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 19 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.71% 1.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 15.60% 2.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
109 99 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 62.29% 51.03% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 73 58
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,024 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (45.45%) ScanSafe
4 10 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (45.45%) Symantec
4 10 (45.45%) McAfee
4 10 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (40.91%) Clearswift
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Avaya
7 7 (31.82%) Network Security
7 7 (31.82%) Verint
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) IPsec
9 5 (22.73%) Information Security
10 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
11 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
11 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 2 (9.09%) BGP
12 2 (9.09%) VoIP
12 2 (9.09%) WAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (31.82%) Network Security
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
3 6 (27.27%) IPsec
4 2 (9.09%) BGP
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Security Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Telephony Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Security Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Firewall Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CCNP
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) ScanSafe
2 10 (45.45%) Symantec
2 10 (45.45%) McAfee
3 9 (40.91%) Clearswift
4 7 (31.82%) Avaya
4 7 (31.82%) Verint
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago