The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 163 143 164
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 24 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 1.00% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 2.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 13
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,250 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1831 1785 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 44.52% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1501 1626
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Manchester

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +10 8 £22,000 -5.37% 1
Salford -5 1 £34,500 +6.15%
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 45 (77.59%) Juniper
2 45 (77.59%) Firewall
3 28 (48.28%) Network Security
4 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (32.76%) Windows
6 15 (25.86%) Incident Management
6 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
6 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
6 15 (25.86%) F5
7 14 (24.14%) CTC Cleared
7 14 (24.14%) CCNA
8 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
9 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (17.24%) VMware
11 9 (15.52%) Finance
11 9 (15.52%) WAN
11 9 (15.52%) HP
11 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (13.79%) Splunk
12 8 (13.79%) Network Management
12 8 (13.79%) CCNP
12 8 (13.79%) MPLS
12 8 (13.79%) Linux
12 8 (13.79%) Oracle
12 8 (13.79%) Data Analysis
12 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (77.59%) Firewall
2 28 (48.28%) Network Security
3 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) WAN
5 8 (13.79%) MPLS
6 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.34%) SAN
6 6 (10.34%) Wireless
7 5 (8.62%) DSL
7 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
7 5 (8.62%) LAN
7 5 (8.62%) SDH
7 5 (8.62%) VPN
7 5 (8.62%) Internet
8 4 (6.90%) Multicast
8 4 (6.90%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.45%) Ethereal
9 2 (3.45%) DNS
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Law
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) NOC Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Security Advisor
6 5 (8.62%) Network Support
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Network Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Architect
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
1 4 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) FlexPod
1 4 (6.90%) IPTV
2 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) Linux
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.90%) zOS
5 4 (6.90%) OS/400
5 4 (6.90%) AIX
5 4 (6.90%) HPUX
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
5 4 (6.90%) SUSE
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (13.79%) Network Management
3 8 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.07%) Project Management
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.62%) Requirements Management
5 5 (8.62%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (6.90%) Change Control
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.45%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
1 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
2 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) CTC Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) CCNA
4 8 (13.79%) CCNP
5 7 (12.07%) CCIE
5 7 (12.07%) CCIP
6 5 (8.62%) CCDP
6 5 (8.62%) Degree
7 4 (6.90%) CCSE
8 2 (3.45%) CCSA
8 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.72%) MCSE
9 1 (1.72%) CCSP
9 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.72%) CCSPA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) KVM
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cacti
1 4 (6.90%) OpenView
1 4 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (6.90%) Nagios
1 4 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 45 (77.59%) Juniper
3 15 (25.86%) F5
4 10 (17.24%) VMware
5 9 (15.52%) HP
6 8 (13.79%) Splunk
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle
7 6 (10.34%) Nokia
7 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.34%) Blue Coat
8 5 (8.62%) Symantec
8 5 (8.62%) CA
8 5 (8.62%) EMC
8 5 (8.62%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.90%) Exinda
9 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.90%) Aruba
9 4 (6.90%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.90%) BMC
9 4 (6.90%) NetApp
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