The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 46 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.81% 2.52% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 4.51% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
CheckPoint
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 266 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 43.55% 55.88% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 230 202
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,760 £67,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Liverpool region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Liverpool

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 11 (68.75%) UNIX
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) CISSP
3 11 (68.75%) CISM
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 11 (68.75%) ISSAP
3 11 (68.75%) ISSMP
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Law
4 8 (50.00%) Retail
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) CCNA
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
7 3 (18.75%) Security Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) RIP
6 2 (12.50%) PBX
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
General
1 8 (50.00%) Law
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
1 11 (68.75%) CISM
1 11 (68.75%) ISSAP
1 11 (68.75%) ISSMP
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 2 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper