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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 61 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 118 71 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.67% 1.94% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 4.28% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 39 27
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 £31,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,100 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1469 1659 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.75% 45.43% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1343 1027
Average salary £39,500 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.25% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 227 (92.28%) Cisco
2 184 (74.80%) Firewall
3 136 (55.28%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (43.50%) CCNP
4 107 (43.50%) Load Balancing
5 100 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
6 94 (38.21%) CCNA
7 91 (36.99%) Network Security
8 82 (33.33%) F5
9 81 (32.93%) ITIL
10 80 (32.52%) WAN
11 77 (31.30%) LAN
12 69 (28.05%) Windows
13 62 (25.20%) Data Centre
14 61 (24.80%) Active Directory
15 58 (23.58%) CCSE
16 57 (23.17%) VMware
17 56 (22.76%) Cisco Nexus
18 55 (22.36%) Linux
19 53 (21.54%) Juniper
20 50 (20.33%) CCSA
21 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
22 45 (18.29%) ITIL Certification
23 39 (15.85%) E-Commerce
23 39 (15.85%) MPLS
23 39 (15.85%) Blue Coat
24 37 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
25 36 (14.63%) Network Architecture
25 36 (14.63%) Project Management
26 35 (14.23%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 26 (10.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.63%) Lync
5 2 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (7.72%) MS Office
2 15 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 184 (74.80%) Firewall
2 100 (40.65%) Cisco ASA
3 91 (36.99%) Network Security
4 80 (32.52%) WAN
5 77 (31.30%) LAN
6 56 (22.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 39 (15.85%) MPLS
8 32 (13.01%) VPN
9 26 (10.57%) BGP
9 26 (10.57%) Cisco PIX
10 25 (10.16%) SAN
11 24 (9.76%) VoIP
12 21 (8.54%) OSPF
13 19 (7.72%) EIGRP
14 18 (7.32%) DNS
14 18 (7.32%) Wireless
15 17 (6.91%) Wireless Security
15 17 (6.91%) TCP/IP
16 15 (6.10%) FTP
17 13 (5.28%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 16 (6.50%) Games
2 7 (2.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.85%) Finance
3 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.81%) Electronics
3 2 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (25.20%) Network Engineer
2 54 (21.95%) Architect
3 48 (19.51%) Network Architect
4 39 (15.85%) Network Specialist
5 27 (10.98%) Consultant
6 26 (10.57%) Network Consultant
7 25 (10.16%) Security Specialist
8 24 (9.76%) Network Security Specialist
9 23 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (8.13%) Analyst
10 20 (8.13%) Security Engineer
11 19 (7.72%) Senior Network Engineer
12 17 (6.91%) Network Design Architect
12 17 (6.91%) Cisco Architect
13 13 (5.28%) Security Consultant
14 12 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
14 12 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (4.88%) Network Security Consultant
15 10 (4.07%) Cisco Specialist
15 10 (4.07%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.20%) Data Centre
2 37 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.28%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.85%) Clustering
5 6 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.03%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.81%) DTV
7 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.05%) Windows
2 55 (22.36%) Linux
3 30 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (11.38%) UNIX
5 24 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.66%) Mac OS
7 6 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) HPUX
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (43.50%) Load Balancing
2 81 (32.93%) ITIL
3 39 (15.85%) E-Commerce
4 36 (14.63%) Network Architecture
4 36 (14.63%) Project Management
5 35 (14.23%) Network Design
5 35 (14.23%) Mentoring
6 30 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
7 28 (11.38%) Incident Management
8 19 (7.72%) Business Continuity
9 18 (7.32%) TOGAF
10 15 (6.10%) High Availability
11 11 (4.47%) Migration
12 10 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.07%) BCP
12 10 (4.07%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.25%) Coaching
15 7 (2.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (55.28%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (43.50%) CCNP
3 94 (38.21%) CCNA
4 58 (23.58%) CCSE
5 50 (20.33%) CCSA
6 45 (18.29%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (10.57%) CCSP
8 17 (6.91%) HP ASE
8 17 (6.91%) CCDP
9 9 (3.66%) CCDA
9 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (3.25%) MCSE
10 8 (3.25%) Degree
11 7 (2.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (2.85%) MCSA
12 6 (2.44%) CCIE
13 4 (1.63%) CISSP
13 4 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.54%) SLA
2 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (24.80%) Active Directory
2 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.50%) VMware ESX
4 13 (5.28%) Terminal Services
5 12 (4.88%) XenApp
5 12 (4.88%) ProxySG
6 10 (4.07%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (7.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.85%) Opsview
3 6 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.44%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.81%) Cacti
4 2 (0.81%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.41%) OpenView
5 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 227 (92.28%) Cisco
2 82 (33.33%) F5
3 57 (23.17%) VMware
4 53 (21.54%) Juniper
5 39 (15.85%) Blue Coat
6 34 (13.82%) HP
7 29 (11.79%) Microsoft
8 23 (9.35%) Red Hat
9 20 (8.13%) Symantec
10 18 (7.32%) Citrix
10 18 (7.32%) Riverbed
11 17 (6.91%) Huawei
12 15 (6.10%) Fortinet
13 14 (5.69%) ArcSight
13 14 (5.69%) Sourcefire
14 11 (4.47%) NetApp
15 10 (4.07%) Brocade
16 7 (2.85%) Kaspersky
17 6 (2.44%) EMC
17 6 (2.44%) SolarWinds
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