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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 76 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 114 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.18% 2.30% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 6.55% 4.70% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 81 54 40
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £45,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1741 1531 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.52% 48.85% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1196 1060
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 258 (95.20%) Cisco
2 174 (64.21%) Firewall
3 171 (63.10%) Cisco Certification
4 165 (60.89%) CCNP
5 147 (54.24%) Network Security
6 127 (46.86%) Cisco ASA
7 106 (39.11%) WAN
8 105 (38.75%) LAN
9 95 (35.06%) MPLS
10 94 (34.69%) VoIP
11 73 (26.94%) Incident Management
12 69 (25.46%) CCNA
13 66 (24.35%) CCSE
13 66 (24.35%) Capacity Planning
14 61 (22.51%) CCSP
15 60 (22.14%) Load Balancing
16 56 (20.66%) E-Commerce
17 55 (20.30%) BGP
17 55 (20.30%) TCP/IP
18 51 (18.82%) Windows
18 51 (18.82%) OSPF
19 50 (18.45%) FWSM
20 42 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
21 40 (14.76%) ITIL
22 39 (14.39%) Linux
22 39 (14.39%) VPN
23 35 (12.92%) IP Telephony
24 34 (12.55%) EIGRP
25 33 (12.18%) CCDP
26 32 (11.81%) VMware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 18 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.32%) IIS
2 9 (3.32%) Apache
3 8 (2.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.48%) Lync
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (64.21%) Firewall
2 147 (54.24%) Network Security
3 127 (46.86%) Cisco ASA
4 106 (39.11%) WAN
5 105 (38.75%) LAN
6 95 (35.06%) MPLS
7 94 (34.69%) VoIP
8 55 (20.30%) TCP/IP
8 55 (20.30%) BGP
9 51 (18.82%) OSPF
10 50 (18.45%) FWSM
11 42 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 39 (14.39%) VPN
13 35 (12.92%) IP Telephony
14 34 (12.55%) EIGRP
15 24 (8.86%) DMZ
16 22 (8.12%) Internet
17 20 (7.38%) Cisco PIX
18 19 (7.01%) Wireless
19 18 (6.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (4.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.21%) Retail
3 4 (1.48%) Advertising
3 4 (1.48%) Games
3 4 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Finance
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 131 (48.34%) Network Engineer
2 56 (20.66%) Analyst
3 37 (13.65%) Security Analyst
4 35 (12.92%) Network Analyst
4 35 (12.92%) Network Security Analyst
5 28 (10.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (7.75%) Network Specialist
7 20 (7.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (5.54%) Consultant
9 13 (4.80%) Security Engineer
10 12 (4.43%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (4.43%) Security Manager
10 12 (4.43%) Architect
11 11 (4.06%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (3.69%) Network Consultant
13 9 (3.32%) IT Security Manager
13 9 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 9 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 8 (2.95%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
14 8 (2.95%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.06%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.95%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.95%) CMDB
3 8 (2.95%) Clustering
4 5 (1.85%) Replication
5 3 (1.11%) IVR
6 2 (0.74%) PKI
6 2 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.82%) Windows
2 39 (14.39%) Linux
3 17 (6.27%) UNIX
4 14 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.06%) Solaris
6 9 (3.32%) AIX
7 8 (2.95%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.95%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.94%) Incident Management
2 66 (24.35%) Capacity Planning
3 60 (22.14%) Load Balancing
4 56 (20.66%) E-Commerce
5 40 (14.76%) ITIL
6 28 (10.33%) Network Architecture
7 25 (9.23%) Business Continuity
8 23 (8.49%) Information Security
9 22 (8.12%) Change Management
10 17 (6.27%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.90%) High Availability
11 16 (5.90%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.54%) Service Management
12 15 (5.54%) DevOps
13 13 (4.80%) Risk Management
13 13 (4.80%) Network Design
14 12 (4.43%) Coaching
15 11 (4.06%) SIEM
15 11 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (3.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.95%) Java
2 5 (1.85%) SQL
3 2 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 171 (63.10%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (60.89%) CCNP
3 69 (25.46%) CCNA
4 66 (24.35%) CCSE
5 61 (22.51%) CCSP
6 33 (12.18%) CCDP
7 27 (9.96%) CCSA
8 15 (5.54%) CCIE
9 11 (4.06%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.69%) MCSE
11 8 (2.95%) MCSA
12 7 (2.58%) CISSP
13 6 (2.21%) CCIP
13 6 (2.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.48%) Degree
15 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
15 3 (1.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.33%) SLA
2 15 (5.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (11.07%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.90%) XenApp
4 8 (2.95%) Terminal Services
4 8 (2.95%) ProxySG
5 6 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (2.21%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.21%) MetaFrame
5 6 (2.21%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.21%) vSphere
6 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.74%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.74%) Opsview
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 258 (95.20%) Cisco
2 32 (11.81%) VMware
3 26 (9.59%) Citrix
4 20 (7.38%) Juniper
4 20 (7.38%) Microsoft
5 18 (6.64%) HP
6 15 (5.54%) Symantec
7 14 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.80%) F5
9 8 (2.95%) Blue Coat
9 8 (2.95%) EMC
10 7 (2.58%) Capita
11 5 (1.85%) Oracle
12 4 (1.48%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.48%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.74%) ScanSafe
13 2 (0.74%) Splunk
13 2 (0.74%) NetApp
13 2 (0.74%) Kaspersky
13 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
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