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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 51 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 164 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.31% 1.78% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 8.24% 3.78% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 106 42 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1990 1243 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.24% 47.01% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 994 1073
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 231 (94.29%) Cisco
2 173 (70.61%) Cisco Certification
3 167 (68.16%) CCNP
4 154 (62.86%) Firewall
5 131 (53.47%) Network Security
6 99 (40.41%) Cisco ASA
7 97 (39.59%) WAN
8 93 (37.96%) LAN
9 91 (37.14%) MPLS
10 83 (33.88%) CCNA
11 80 (32.65%) VoIP
12 67 (27.35%) E-Commerce
13 63 (25.71%) CCSE
14 61 (24.90%) Incident Management
15 60 (24.49%) Capacity Planning
15 60 (24.49%) TCP/IP
15 60 (24.49%) BGP
16 58 (23.67%) OSPF
17 56 (22.86%) CCSP
18 53 (21.63%) Windows
19 51 (20.82%) VMware
19 51 (20.82%) FWSM
20 49 (20.00%) Load Balancing
20 49 (20.00%) Linux
21 46 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
22 40 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 40 (16.33%) Red Hat
22 40 (16.33%) CCSA
23 37 (15.10%) EIGRP
24 34 (13.88%) VPN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (5.31%) IIS
1 13 (5.31%) Apache
2 12 (4.90%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.63%) Lync
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (62.86%) Firewall
2 131 (53.47%) Network Security
3 99 (40.41%) Cisco ASA
4 97 (39.59%) WAN
5 93 (37.96%) LAN
6 91 (37.14%) MPLS
7 80 (32.65%) VoIP
8 60 (24.49%) TCP/IP
8 60 (24.49%) BGP
9 58 (23.67%) OSPF
10 51 (20.82%) FWSM
11 37 (15.10%) EIGRP
12 34 (13.88%) VPN
13 33 (13.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 30 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (10.61%) IP Telephony
16 21 (8.57%) Internet
17 16 (6.53%) DMZ
18 15 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
19 14 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.63%) Advertising
3 2 (0.82%) Finance
3 2 (0.82%) Legal
3 2 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Games
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (46.12%) Network Engineer
2 53 (21.63%) Analyst
3 29 (11.84%) Security Analyst
3 29 (11.84%) Team Leader
4 26 (10.61%) Network Analyst
4 26 (10.61%) Network Security Analyst
5 22 (8.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (8.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 14 (5.71%) Consultant
7 14 (5.71%) Operations Team Leader
8 12 (4.90%) Security Engineer
8 12 (4.90%) Network Specialist
9 11 (4.49%) Architect
10 10 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (3.67%) Network Consultant
11 9 (3.67%) Operations Analyst
11 9 (3.67%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 8 (3.27%) Server Operations Team Leader
12 8 (3.27%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.53%) Clustering
2 10 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.27%) CMDB
4 7 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.22%) IVR
6 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.41%) Open Source
6 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.63%) Windows
2 49 (20.00%) Linux
3 40 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 7 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.22%) Solaris
7 3 (1.22%) UNIX
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.35%) E-Commerce
2 61 (24.90%) Incident Management
3 60 (24.49%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 32 (13.06%) ITIL
6 21 (8.57%) Change Management
7 15 (6.12%) Business Continuity
7 15 (6.12%) DevOps
8 11 (4.49%) Information Security
9 10 (4.08%) Network Design
9 10 (4.08%) Network Architecture
10 8 (3.27%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (2.86%) Project Management
12 6 (2.45%) Information Management
13 5 (2.04%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.04%) High Availability
13 5 (2.04%) Service Management
13 5 (2.04%) Configuration Management
13 5 (2.04%) ITSM
13 5 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.90%) Java
2 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (70.61%) Cisco Certification
2 167 (68.16%) CCNP
3 83 (33.88%) CCNA
4 63 (25.71%) CCSE
5 56 (22.86%) CCSP
6 40 (16.33%) CCSA
7 27 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (9.80%) MCSA
9 22 (8.98%) MCSE
10 20 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (7.76%) CCIE
12 15 (6.12%) CCDP
12 15 (6.12%) RHCE
12 15 (6.12%) RHCA
13 11 (4.49%) Check Point Certification
14 7 (2.86%) CCIP
15 6 (2.45%) CISSP
16 5 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
17 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.80%) SLA
2 21 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.31%) XenApp
4 9 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.86%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (2.45%) MetaFrame
6 6 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.45%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.04%) vSphere
7 5 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 231 (94.29%) Cisco
2 51 (20.82%) VMware
3 40 (16.33%) Red Hat
4 32 (13.06%) Microsoft
4 32 (13.06%) Citrix
5 25 (10.20%) Juniper
6 18 (7.35%) F5
7 14 (5.71%) HP
8 10 (4.08%) Symantec
9 7 (2.86%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.45%) Capita
11 5 (2.04%) ArcSight
12 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.22%) McAfee
14 2 (0.82%) Aruba
14 2 (0.82%) Sourcefire
14 2 (0.82%) Meru Networks
14 2 (0.82%) Splunk
15 1 (0.41%) Oracle
15 1 (0.41%) Nokia
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