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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 51 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.26% 2.11% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 3.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.55%
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
170 267 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 44.39% 56.21% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 139 227 197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,950 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) CISM
4 8 (66.67%) CISSP
4 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Information Security
4 8 (66.67%) ISSAP
4 8 (66.67%) ISSMP
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Retail
5 7 (58.33%) Law
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) OSPF
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 2 (16.67%) PBX
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) RIP
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
8 2 (16.67%) Network Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) RIP
5 2 (16.67%) PBX
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 7 (58.33%) Law
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
1 8 (66.67%) ISSAP
1 8 (66.67%) ISSMP
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (8.33%) Aruba
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper