The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 46 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.18% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
217 191 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.06% 41.52% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 197 160 208
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Lancashire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Blackburn - 5 £35,500 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft