The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 86 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 98 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.93% 2.96% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 6.30% 6.12% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83 66 51
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1555 1568 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.52% 48.32% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1189 1125
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 251 (94.72%) Cisco
2 168 (63.40%) Firewall
3 164 (61.89%) Cisco Certification
4 157 (59.25%) CCNP
5 141 (53.21%) Network Security
6 129 (48.68%) Cisco ASA
7 91 (34.34%) WAN
8 90 (33.96%) LAN
8 90 (33.96%) MPLS
9 85 (32.08%) VoIP
10 70 (26.42%) CCSE
10 70 (26.42%) Load Balancing
11 69 (26.04%) CCNA
12 65 (24.53%) Incident Management
13 58 (21.89%) Capacity Planning
14 55 (20.75%) CCSP
14 55 (20.75%) BGP
15 53 (20.00%) Windows
16 52 (19.62%) E-Commerce
16 52 (19.62%) TCP/IP
17 51 (19.25%) OSPF
18 46 (17.36%) Cisco Nexus
19 42 (15.85%) FWSM
20 38 (14.34%) ITIL
20 38 (14.34%) Linux
20 38 (14.34%) EIGRP
21 37 (13.96%) CCDP
22 36 (13.58%) VPN
23 34 (12.83%) Network Architecture
24 33 (12.45%) Active Directory

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (2.64%) IIS
3 7 (2.64%) Apache
4 4 (1.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.51%) Lync
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 168 (63.40%) Firewall
2 141 (53.21%) Network Security
3 129 (48.68%) Cisco ASA
4 91 (34.34%) WAN
5 90 (33.96%) LAN
5 90 (33.96%) MPLS
6 85 (32.08%) VoIP
7 55 (20.75%) BGP
8 52 (19.62%) TCP/IP
9 51 (19.25%) OSPF
10 46 (17.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 42 (15.85%) FWSM
12 38 (14.34%) EIGRP
13 36 (13.58%) VPN
14 33 (12.45%) IP Telephony
15 24 (9.06%) DMZ
16 22 (8.30%) Internet
17 21 (7.92%) Cisco PIX
18 19 (7.17%) SSL
19 15 (5.66%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (4.53%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.02%) Games
3 5 (1.89%) Retail
4 4 (1.51%) Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Finance
5 2 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 125 (47.17%) Network Engineer
2 52 (19.62%) Analyst
3 35 (13.21%) Security Analyst
4 33 (12.45%) Network Analyst
4 33 (12.45%) Network Security Analyst
5 26 (9.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (9.06%) Network Specialist
7 22 (8.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (7.17%) Consultant
9 15 (5.66%) Security Engineer
10 14 (5.28%) Cisco Engineer
10 14 (5.28%) Network Consultant
10 14 (5.28%) Network Security Engineer
11 13 (4.91%) Security Manager
12 12 (4.53%) Architect
13 11 (4.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (4.15%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 9 (3.40%) IT Security Manager
15 8 (3.02%) Service Analyst
15 8 (3.02%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.40%) Clustering
4 8 (3.02%) CMDB
4 8 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.89%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) IVR
7 2 (0.75%) PKI
7 2 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.00%) Windows
2 38 (14.34%) Linux
3 20 (7.55%) UNIX
4 12 (4.53%) Solaris
5 10 (3.77%) AIX
6 8 (3.02%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.89%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (26.42%) Load Balancing
2 65 (24.53%) Incident Management
3 58 (21.89%) Capacity Planning
4 52 (19.62%) E-Commerce
5 38 (14.34%) ITIL
6 34 (12.83%) Network Architecture
7 29 (10.94%) Business Continuity
8 24 (9.06%) Information Security
9 23 (8.68%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.92%) High Availability
10 21 (7.92%) Change Management
11 17 (6.42%) Service Management
12 15 (5.66%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.66%) DevOps
13 14 (5.28%) Coaching
13 14 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.28%) Risk Management
13 14 (5.28%) Project Management
14 11 (4.15%) SIEM
15 10 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.26%) Java
2 5 (1.89%) SQL
3 2 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 164 (61.89%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (59.25%) CCNP
3 70 (26.42%) CCSE
4 69 (26.04%) CCNA
5 55 (20.75%) CCSP
6 37 (13.96%) CCDP
7 32 (12.08%) CCSA
8 14 (5.28%) CCIE
9 13 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (4.53%) MCSE
11 9 (3.40%) MCSA
12 8 (3.02%) CISSP
12 8 (3.02%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (2.64%) Degree
14 6 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (1.89%) VCP5
15 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.89%) CCDA
16 3 (1.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.68%) SLA
2 16 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (12.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.42%) XenApp
4 9 (3.40%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.02%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.26%) MetaFrame
6 6 (2.26%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.26%) vSphere
7 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (6.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.13%) Opsview
3 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 251 (94.72%) Cisco
2 27 (10.19%) VMware
3 24 (9.06%) Citrix
4 20 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.55%) HP
5 18 (6.79%) Symantec
6 17 (6.42%) Juniper
7 10 (3.77%) EMC
7 10 (3.77%) F5
8 9 (3.40%) Blue Coat
9 8 (3.02%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.89%) Capita
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle
11 3 (1.13%) NetApp
11 3 (1.13%) Kaspersky
11 3 (1.13%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.75%) ScanSafe
12 2 (0.75%) Splunk
12 2 (0.75%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.75%) McAfee
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