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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 31 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.94% - 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 9.68% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
31 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.00% 40.71% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 37
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) SSCP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) DMZ
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Nokia
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DMZ
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) SSCP
4 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix