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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 82 74 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 102 124 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.88% 3.34% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.44% 6.76% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 45
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
1585 1835 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.76% 49.45% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1378 932
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 5 August 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 220 (93.62%) Cisco
2 165 (70.21%) Firewall
3 154 (65.53%) Cisco Certification
4 109 (46.38%) WAN
5 106 (45.11%) LAN
6 95 (40.43%) CCNP
6 95 (40.43%) F5
7 91 (38.72%) CCNA
8 88 (37.45%) Load Balancing
9 81 (34.47%) Network Security
10 80 (34.04%) ITIL
11 74 (31.49%) Cisco ASA
12 66 (28.09%) Data Centre
13 56 (23.83%) HP
14 54 (22.98%) Windows
15 53 (22.55%) CCSA
15 53 (22.55%) CCSE
15 53 (22.55%) Network Design
16 48 (20.43%) Cisco Nexus
17 46 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
18 45 (19.15%) Wireless
19 43 (18.30%) Huawei
19 43 (18.30%) HP ASE
19 43 (18.30%) Wireless Security
20 41 (17.45%) Active Directory
21 40 (17.02%) Linux
22 38 (16.17%) VMware
22 38 (16.17%) Project Management
22 38 (16.17%) Juniper
23 37 (15.74%) E-Commerce

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (7.66%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (1.70%) Lync
2 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.28%) CMS
4 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (6.38%) MS Office
2 13 (5.53%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
1 1 (0.43%) PaaS
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 165 (70.21%) Firewall
2 109 (46.38%) WAN
3 106 (45.11%) LAN
4 81 (34.47%) Network Security
5 74 (31.49%) Cisco ASA
6 48 (20.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 45 (19.15%) Wireless
8 43 (18.30%) Wireless Security
9 29 (12.34%) VPN
10 27 (11.49%) VoIP
10 27 (11.49%) MPLS
11 26 (11.06%) Cisco PIX
12 22 (9.36%) TCP/IP
13 21 (8.94%) SAN
14 20 (8.51%) BGP
15 16 (6.81%) DNS
16 15 (6.38%) SSL
16 15 (6.38%) FTP
17 14 (5.96%) EIGRP
18 12 (5.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 13 (5.53%) Finance
2 9 (3.83%) Games
3 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Electronics
4 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (30.64%) Architect
2 67 (28.51%) Network Architect
3 59 (25.11%) Network Engineer
4 39 (16.60%) Cisco Architect
4 39 (16.60%) Network Design Architect
5 33 (14.04%) Network Specialist
6 27 (11.49%) Consultant
7 26 (11.06%) Network Consultant
7 26 (11.06%) Security Specialist
7 26 (11.06%) Network Security Specialist
8 21 (8.94%) Senior Network Engineer
9 20 (8.51%) Security Consultant
10 19 (8.09%) Network Security Consultant
11 17 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (6.81%) Analyst
13 13 (5.53%) Security Engineer
14 10 (4.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 10 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
14 10 (4.26%) Sales Consultant
15 9 (3.83%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.23%) RESTful
2 1 (0.43%) REST
2 1 (0.43%) SOAP
2 1 (0.43%) Web Services
2 1 (0.43%) XSD
2 1 (0.43%) WSDL
2 1 (0.43%) Middleware
2 1 (0.43%) Java EE
2 1 (0.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.09%) Data Centre
2 35 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.11%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.70%) Clustering
5 4 (1.70%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.28%) CMDB
7 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.85%) DTV
7 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) PMI
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.98%) Windows
2 40 (17.02%) Linux
3 28 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (8.51%) UNIX
5 17 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (6.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.43%) AIX
9 1 (0.43%) HPUX
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.45%) Load Balancing
2 80 (34.04%) ITIL
3 53 (22.55%) Network Design
4 38 (16.17%) Project Management
5 37 (15.74%) E-Commerce
6 36 (15.32%) Mentoring
7 29 (12.34%) Capacity Planning
8 26 (11.06%) Incident Management
9 17 (7.23%) Network Architecture
10 16 (6.81%) Business Continuity
11 15 (6.38%) TOGAF
12 14 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (5.53%) BCP
13 13 (5.53%) Business Continuity Planning
14 9 (3.83%) Coaching
14 9 (3.83%) Migration
15 6 (2.55%) Validation
15 6 (2.55%) Service Management
15 6 (2.55%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (2.55%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.28%) Java
2 2 (0.85%) Perl
2 2 (0.85%) SQL
2 2 (0.85%) Python
2 2 (0.85%) C
2 2 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 154 (65.53%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (40.43%) CCNP
3 91 (38.72%) CCNA
4 53 (22.55%) CCSA
4 53 (22.55%) CCSE
5 46 (19.57%) ITIL Certification
6 43 (18.30%) HP ASE
7 24 (10.21%) CCSP
8 14 (5.96%) CCDA
9 11 (4.68%) CCDP
10 7 (2.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.55%) CCIE
12 4 (1.70%) Degree
12 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.85%) MCSE
14 2 (0.85%) CISA
14 2 (0.85%) CEH
14 2 (0.85%) ISEB
14 2 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.79%) SLA
2 5 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.28%) COBIT
4 2 (0.85%) BS25999
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 41 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.26%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.83%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.40%) XenApp
6 7 (2.98%) vSphere
7 5 (2.13%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (3.40%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.55%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.70%) Opsview
5 3 (1.28%) OpenView
6 2 (0.85%) Cacti
6 2 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 220 (93.62%) Cisco
2 95 (40.43%) F5
3 56 (23.83%) HP
4 43 (18.30%) Huawei
5 38 (16.17%) VMware
5 38 (16.17%) Juniper
6 27 (11.49%) Blue Coat
7 21 (8.94%) Red Hat
8 19 (8.09%) Microsoft
9 17 (7.23%) Riverbed
10 13 (5.53%) Fortinet
11 12 (5.11%) Sourcefire
11 12 (5.11%) Brocade
12 11 (4.68%) ArcSight
13 10 (4.26%) NetApp
14 9 (3.83%) Symantec
15 8 (3.40%) Citrix
15 8 (3.40%) SolarWinds
16 6 (2.55%) Avaya
17 4 (1.70%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago