The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 79 87 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +44
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 115 64 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.14% 2.52% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 5.31% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1808 1206 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.41% 47.56% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 921 946
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Leeds

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 179 (95.21%) Cisco
2 140 (74.47%) Cisco Certification
3 125 (66.49%) CCNP
4 115 (61.17%) Firewall
5 86 (45.74%) LAN
6 84 (44.68%) WAN
7 79 (42.02%) Network Security
8 76 (40.43%) CCNA
9 73 (38.83%) MPLS
10 71 (37.77%) Cisco ASA
11 50 (26.60%) E-Commerce
12 49 (26.06%) VMware
12 49 (26.06%) CCSE
13 47 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 45 (23.94%) VoIP
14 45 (23.94%) Windows
15 44 (23.40%) Linux
15 44 (23.40%) BGP
15 44 (23.40%) Incident Management
16 43 (22.87%) OSPF
17 42 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 42 (22.34%) Capacity Planning
18 41 (21.81%) CCSP
19 40 (21.28%) Load Balancing
20 38 (20.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 38 (20.21%) Red Hat
21 35 (18.62%) ITIL
22 34 (18.09%) FWSM
23 33 (17.55%) Cisco IOS
23 33 (17.55%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (4.79%) IIS
2 8 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.72%) Apache
4 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.06%) Lync
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (13.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (61.17%) Firewall
2 86 (45.74%) LAN
3 84 (44.68%) WAN
4 79 (42.02%) Network Security
5 73 (38.83%) MPLS
6 71 (37.77%) Cisco ASA
7 47 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 45 (23.94%) VoIP
9 44 (23.40%) BGP
10 43 (22.87%) OSPF
11 34 (18.09%) FWSM
12 33 (17.55%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (14.89%) VPN
14 25 (13.30%) EIGRP
15 21 (11.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (7.45%) DNS
17 12 (6.38%) Wireless
17 12 (6.38%) Cisco PIX
18 11 (5.85%) HSRP
18 11 (5.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.19%) SQL Server
1 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (5.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.13%) Finance
2 4 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (46.81%) Network Engineer
2 42 (22.34%) Analyst
3 32 (17.02%) Team Leader
4 26 (13.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (12.23%) Network Analyst
6 22 (11.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 17 (9.04%) Security Analyst
8 16 (8.51%) Network Support
8 16 (8.51%) Operations Team Leader
9 13 (6.91%) Support Analyst
10 12 (6.38%) Network Support Analyst
10 12 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.85%) Architect
11 11 (5.85%) Network Security Analyst
12 10 (5.32%) Network Team Leader
12 10 (5.32%) Server Operations Team Leader
13 9 (4.79%) Security Engineer
13 9 (4.79%) Network Architect
14 8 (4.26%) Senior Network Support
14 8 (4.26%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.51%) Clustering
2 4 (2.13%) CMDB
3 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.94%) Windows
2 44 (23.40%) Linux
3 38 (20.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.66%) UNIX
6 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.60%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.60%) Solaris
7 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.60%) E-Commerce
2 44 (23.40%) Incident Management
3 42 (22.34%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (21.28%) Load Balancing
5 35 (18.62%) ITIL
6 11 (5.85%) Network Design
6 11 (5.85%) Network Architecture
7 10 (5.32%) Change Management
8 8 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 8 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 7 (3.72%) Information Security
10 6 (3.19%) SIEM
10 6 (3.19%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (2.66%) Project Management
11 5 (2.66%) DevOps
12 4 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
12 4 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.13%) BCP
12 4 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (1.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.72%) Java
2 4 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (74.47%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (66.49%) CCNP
3 76 (40.43%) CCNA
4 49 (26.06%) CCSE
5 41 (21.81%) CCSP
6 31 (16.49%) CCSA
7 28 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (13.30%) MCSA
9 22 (11.70%) CCIE
10 21 (11.17%) MCSE
10 21 (11.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (8.51%) RHCA
11 16 (8.51%) RHCE
12 15 (7.98%) Check Point Certification
13 11 (5.85%) CISSP
14 9 (4.79%) CCIP
15 8 (4.26%) CCDP
16 6 (3.19%) CEH
17 5 (2.66%) CCVP
18 3 (1.60%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.70%) SLA
1 22 (11.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (22.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.85%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.72%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.66%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.13%) XenApp
7 3 (1.60%) vSphere
8 2 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.06%) Snort
8 2 (1.06%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.53%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 179 (95.21%) Cisco
2 49 (26.06%) VMware
3 38 (20.21%) Red Hat
4 33 (17.55%) Microsoft
5 24 (12.77%) Citrix
6 23 (12.23%) F5
7 21 (11.17%) Juniper
8 13 (6.91%) HP
9 10 (5.32%) Blue Coat
10 9 (4.79%) Symantec
11 6 (3.19%) McAfee
12 4 (2.13%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.13%) Capita
12 4 (2.13%) ArcSight
12 4 (2.13%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.60%) Websense
14 2 (1.06%) Dell
14 2 (1.06%) IBM
14 2 (1.06%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.06%) Aruba
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