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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 161 163 178
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 32 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 0.98% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 11
Average salary £39,000 £46,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% +31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £38,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1836 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 43.60% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1409 1748
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Cheadle - 10 £39,000 -
Stockport -6 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Bolton - 1 £22,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 44 (70.97%) Firewall
3 36 (58.06%) Juniper
4 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 30 (48.39%) Cisco
5 30 (48.39%) Hyper-V
6 28 (45.16%) SAN
7 26 (41.94%) Symantec
8 23 (37.10%) HP
8 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
9 20 (32.26%) Network Security
10 19 (30.65%) CA
10 19 (30.65%) VMware
11 18 (29.03%) Linux
11 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (27.42%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
13 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
14 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (24.19%) KVM
14 15 (24.19%) Tivoli
14 15 (24.19%) FlexPod
14 15 (24.19%) WebSphere MQ
14 15 (24.19%) Middleware
14 15 (24.19%) WebLogic
14 15 (24.19%) WebSphere
14 15 (24.19%) SUSE
14 15 (24.19%) OS/400

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (24.19%) WebLogic
1 15 (24.19%) WebSphere
2 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (70.97%) Firewall
2 28 (45.16%) SAN
3 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
4 20 (32.26%) Network Security
5 12 (19.35%) DNS
6 10 (16.13%) LAN
6 10 (16.13%) WAN
7 8 (12.90%) DHCP
8 6 (9.68%) VPN
9 4 (6.45%) DMZ
9 4 (6.45%) Internet
10 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (3.23%) Wireless
11 2 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.23%) SSL
12 1 (1.61%) ADSL
12 1 (1.61%) ISDN
12 1 (1.61%) NAS
12 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
1 15 (24.19%) DB2
1 15 (24.19%) RDBMS
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle Exadata
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle Database
1 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (19.35%) Law
2 10 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Analyst
1 18 (29.03%) Security Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Senior Security Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.13%) Security Advisor
5 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (8.06%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) IT Support
10 2 (3.23%) IP Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Implementation Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.61%) EFT
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
2 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (24.19%) SUSE
4 15 (24.19%) OS/400
4 15 (24.19%) zOS
4 15 (24.19%) AIX
4 15 (24.19%) HPUX
4 15 (24.19%) Solaris
5 14 (22.58%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 15 (24.19%) Mentoring
3 15 (24.19%) Coaching
3 15 (24.19%) Business Continuity
4 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Network Management
8 2 (3.23%) Change Control
9 1 (1.61%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.61%) SIEM
9 1 (1.61%) Change Management
9 1 (1.61%) Security Management
9 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) MCSE
1 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) CCSE
4 5 (8.06%) CCNA
5 2 (3.23%) CCIE
5 2 (3.23%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) CISSP
6 1 (1.61%) CISA
6 1 (1.61%) CISM
6 1 (1.61%) CCSPA
6 1 (1.61%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (48.39%) Hyper-V
2 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (24.19%) KVM
4 8 (12.90%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Tivoli
2 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Juniper
2 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 30 (48.39%) Cisco
4 26 (41.94%) Symantec
5 23 (37.10%) HP
6 19 (30.65%) CA
6 19 (30.65%) VMware
7 15 (24.19%) Brocade
7 15 (24.19%) NetApp
7 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
7 15 (24.19%) Oracle
7 15 (24.19%) EMC
7 15 (24.19%) IBM
7 15 (24.19%) BMC
8 14 (22.58%) Wyse
8 14 (22.58%) F5
9 10 (16.13%) Splunk
10 8 (12.90%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
11 3 (4.84%) Kaspersky
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
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