The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 74 86 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +39
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 119 61 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.24% 2.36% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 6.52% 5.00% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1824 1220 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.65% 47.27% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 930 954
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
West Yorkshire

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 31 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 183 (95.31%) Cisco
2 144 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (68.23%) CCNP
4 119 (61.98%) Firewall
5 85 (44.27%) Network Security
6 84 (43.75%) LAN
7 82 (42.71%) WAN
8 78 (40.63%) CCNA
9 76 (39.58%) Cisco ASA
10 73 (38.02%) MPLS
11 51 (26.56%) E-Commerce
12 50 (26.04%) CCSE
13 49 (25.52%) VMware
14 47 (24.48%) BGP
14 47 (24.48%) VoIP
15 46 (23.96%) TCP/IP
15 46 (23.96%) Windows
15 46 (23.96%) OSPF
16 45 (23.44%) Incident Management
17 44 (22.92%) Linux
18 43 (22.40%) Capacity Planning
19 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 41 (21.35%) CCSP
21 40 (20.83%) Load Balancing
22 38 (19.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 38 (19.79%) Red Hat
23 35 (18.23%) FWSM
24 34 (17.71%) ITIL
25 33 (17.19%) Microsoft
25 33 (17.19%) Cisco IOS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (5.21%) IIS
2 8 (4.17%) Apache
2 8 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.04%) Lync
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (61.98%) Firewall
2 85 (44.27%) Network Security
3 84 (43.75%) LAN
4 82 (42.71%) WAN
5 76 (39.58%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (38.02%) MPLS
7 47 (24.48%) BGP
7 47 (24.48%) VoIP
8 46 (23.96%) TCP/IP
8 46 (23.96%) OSPF
9 35 (18.23%) FWSM
10 33 (17.19%) Cisco IOS
11 29 (15.10%) EIGRP
12 27 (14.06%) VPN
13 24 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (7.29%) DNS
15 13 (6.77%) Cisco PIX
16 12 (6.25%) IP Telephony
16 12 (6.25%) Wireless
17 10 (5.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (4.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.08%) Advertising
3 3 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (46.88%) Network Engineer
2 43 (22.40%) Analyst
3 31 (16.15%) Team Leader
4 25 (13.02%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (11.98%) Network Analyst
6 22 (11.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 18 (9.38%) Security Analyst
8 15 (7.81%) Operations Team Leader
9 14 (7.29%) Network Support
10 12 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
10 12 (6.25%) Support Analyst
11 11 (5.73%) Network Support Analyst
11 11 (5.73%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.21%) Security Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) Architect
13 9 (4.69%) Network Team Leader
13 9 (4.69%) Server Operations Team Leader
14 8 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
15 7 (3.65%) Consultant
15 7 (3.65%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Clustering
2 5 (2.60%) CMDB
3 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.52%) Open Source
4 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.96%) Windows
2 44 (22.92%) Linux
3 38 (19.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.60%) UNIX
6 4 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.56%) Solaris
7 3 (1.56%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.56%) E-Commerce
2 45 (23.44%) Incident Management
3 43 (22.40%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (20.83%) Load Balancing
5 34 (17.71%) ITIL
6 12 (6.25%) Change Management
7 11 (5.73%) Business Continuity
8 10 (5.21%) Network Design
9 9 (4.69%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.65%) Information Security
10 7 (3.65%) ITIL V3
10 7 (3.65%) DevOps
11 6 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (3.13%) SIEM
12 5 (2.60%) Project Management
12 5 (2.60%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.08%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (2.08%) BCP
13 4 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (68.23%) CCNP
3 78 (40.63%) CCNA
4 50 (26.04%) CCSE
5 41 (21.35%) CCSP
6 32 (16.67%) CCSA
7 28 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (13.02%) MCSA
9 21 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (10.94%) CCIE
9 21 (10.94%) MCSE
10 16 (8.33%) RHCE
10 16 (8.33%) RHCA
11 14 (7.29%) Check Point Certification
12 10 (5.21%) CISSP
13 8 (4.17%) CCIP
13 8 (4.17%) CCDP
14 6 (3.13%) CEH
15 4 (2.08%) CCVP
16 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.46%) SLA
1 22 (11.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.65%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.60%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.60%) XenApp
6 3 (1.56%) vSphere
7 2 (1.04%) Snort
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.04%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 183 (95.31%) Cisco
2 49 (25.52%) VMware
3 38 (19.79%) Red Hat
4 33 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 24 (12.50%) Citrix
6 22 (11.46%) Juniper
6 22 (11.46%) F5
7 15 (7.81%) HP
8 10 (5.21%) Blue Coat
9 9 (4.69%) Symantec
10 6 (3.13%) McAfee
11 4 (2.08%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.08%) Capita
11 4 (2.08%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.08%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.56%) Websense
13 2 (1.04%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.04%) Meru Networks
13 2 (1.04%) Aruba
13 2 (1.04%) Dell
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits +Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
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TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
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