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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 152 170 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 40 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.57% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.29% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 37
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1642 1786 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.68% 43.98% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1392 1425
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +1 2 £37,000 +68.18%
Stockport - 2 £34,500 - 3
Altrincham - 2 £38,500 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 56 (91.80%) Cisco
2 40 (65.57%) Juniper
3 39 (63.93%) HP
4 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
5 29 (47.54%) EMC
6 28 (45.90%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (45.90%) Linux
7 27 (44.26%) Windows
7 27 (44.26%) SAN
7 27 (44.26%) VMware
7 27 (44.26%) Data Centre
8 26 (42.62%) Business Continuity
8 26 (42.62%) Brocade
8 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
8 26 (42.62%) LAN
9 25 (40.98%) NetApp
9 25 (40.98%) Red Hat
9 25 (40.98%) Symantec
9 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (40.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
10 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 24 (39.34%) IBM PureFlex
10 24 (39.34%) Mentoring
10 24 (39.34%) Coaching
10 24 (39.34%) FlexPod
10 24 (39.34%) Converged Infrastructure
10 24 (39.34%) Oracle Exadata
10 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Management
10 24 (39.34%) Oracle Database

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (39.34%) WebLogic
1 24 (39.34%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) SAN
2 26 (42.62%) LAN
3 24 (39.34%) WAN
4 22 (36.07%) Firewall
4 22 (36.07%) Wireless
5 14 (22.95%) MPLS
6 10 (16.39%) Wireless Security
7 9 (14.75%) VPN
7 9 (14.75%) Network Security
8 8 (13.11%) VoIP
9 7 (11.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.20%) BGP
10 5 (8.20%) Internet
10 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
11 3 (4.92%) WLAN
11 3 (4.92%) OSPF
11 3 (4.92%) Multicast
11 3 (4.92%) VLAN
11 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (3.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (39.34%) DB2
2 24 (39.34%) RDBMS
2 24 (39.34%) Oracle Exadata
2 24 (39.34%) Oracle Database
2 24 (39.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Architect
2 24 (39.34%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Architect
2 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 13 (21.31%) Network Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Network Architect
5 10 (16.39%) Cisco Architect
5 10 (16.39%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Security Analyst
10 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) WebSphere MQ
1 24 (39.34%) Middleware
1 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) Data Centre
2 24 (39.34%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.28%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.28%) IPTV
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
3 25 (40.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (39.34%) AIX
4 24 (39.34%) HPUX
4 24 (39.34%) Solaris
4 24 (39.34%) OS/400
4 24 (39.34%) zOS
4 24 (39.34%) SUSE
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Business Continuity
2 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Management
2 24 (39.34%) Mentoring
2 24 (39.34%) Coaching
2 24 (39.34%) Converged Infrastructure
3 12 (19.67%) Load Balancing
4 11 (18.03%) Network Design
4 11 (18.03%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security
6 3 (4.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.28%) Change Management
7 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Information Assurance
7 2 (3.28%) Open Source
7 2 (3.28%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) PHP
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
1 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.03%) CCNP
2 11 (18.03%) CCNA
3 10 (16.39%) HP ASE
4 7 (11.48%) CCSP
5 6 (9.84%) CCSE
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.56%) CISSP
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.92%) CCDA
7 3 (4.92%) MCSE
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIS
7 3 (4.92%) CCSA
8 2 (3.28%) Degree
8 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.28%) MCSA
8 2 (3.28%) CCIE
9 1 (1.64%) RHCE
9 1 (1.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
2 24 (39.34%) KVM
3 7 (11.48%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.28%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.28%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (39.34%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.28%) OpenView
2 2 (3.28%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco
2 40 (65.57%) Juniper
3 39 (63.93%) HP
4 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
5 29 (47.54%) EMC
6 27 (44.26%) VMware
7 26 (42.62%) Brocade
8 25 (40.98%) NetApp
8 25 (40.98%) Red Hat
8 25 (40.98%) Symantec
9 24 (39.34%) BMC
9 24 (39.34%) CA
9 24 (39.34%) Oracle
9 24 (39.34%) IBM
10 21 (34.43%) F5
11 10 (16.39%) Huawei
12 9 (14.75%) Blue Coat
13 7 (11.48%) Websense
14 4 (6.56%) Nokia
15 3 (4.92%) Dell
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago