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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 52 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.70% - 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £36,250 - £41,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
204 181 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.55% 44.69% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 154 153 229
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,850 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) LAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp