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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 150 147 170
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 30 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.90% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 2.01% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 15
Average salary £48,750 £39,250 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.20% +4.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,050 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,600 £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
1827 1690 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.98% 44.59% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1412 1620
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 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 September 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 +9 5 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (79.03%) Firewall
2 47 (75.81%) Juniper
3 46 (74.19%) Cisco
4 29 (46.77%) Network Security
5 28 (45.16%) Windows
6 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (29.03%) F5
7 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
9 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
10 14 (22.58%) CTC Cleared
10 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
11 13 (20.97%) VMware
12 12 (19.35%) Law
12 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (19.35%) CCNA
13 11 (17.74%) Linux
14 10 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
14 10 (16.13%) Splunk
15 9 (14.52%) Oracle
15 9 (14.52%) VPN
15 9 (14.52%) WAN
15 9 (14.52%) HP
15 9 (14.52%) CA
16 8 (12.90%) Internet
16 8 (12.90%) Symantec

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
1 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (79.03%) Firewall
2 29 (46.77%) Network Security
3 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.52%) VPN
4 9 (14.52%) WAN
5 8 (12.90%) Internet
6 7 (11.29%) SAN
7 6 (9.68%) MPLS
7 6 (9.68%) Wireless
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.06%) DNS
8 5 (8.06%) LAN
9 4 (6.45%) SDH
9 4 (6.45%) DSL
9 4 (6.45%) DMZ
9 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
9 4 (6.45%) Wireshark
9 4 (6.45%) Multicast
10 3 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (3.23%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.06%) DB2
1 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
General
1 12 (19.35%) Law
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Security Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Senior Security Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) NOC Engineer
5 12 (19.35%) Network Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Security Advisor
7 5 (8.06%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Network Support
7 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) FlexPod
2 4 (6.45%) IPTV
3 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.74%) Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.06%) SUSE
6 5 (8.06%) OS/400
6 5 (8.06%) zOS
6 5 (8.06%) AIX
6 5 (8.06%) HPUX
6 5 (8.06%) Solaris
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
3 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.29%) Network Management
6 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (9.68%) Project Management
7 5 (8.06%) ITIL
7 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.06%) Coaching
7 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
8 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (6.45%) Requirements Management
8 4 (6.45%) Migration
9 3 (4.84%) Change Management
9 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
1 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
2 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) CTC Cleared
4 12 (19.35%) CCNA
5 6 (9.68%) CCNP
6 5 (8.06%) CCIP
6 5 (8.06%) CCIE
6 5 (8.06%) Degree
7 4 (6.45%) CCSE
7 4 (6.45%) CCDP
8 2 (3.23%) CCSA
8 2 (3.23%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.61%) CCSPA
9 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) KVM
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.45%) Nagios
2 4 (6.45%) OpenView
2 4 (6.45%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (6.45%) Cacti
3 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Juniper
2 46 (74.19%) Cisco
3 18 (29.03%) F5
4 13 (20.97%) VMware
5 10 (16.13%) Splunk
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle
6 9 (14.52%) CA
6 9 (14.52%) HP
7 8 (12.90%) Symantec
8 6 (9.68%) Riverbed
8 6 (9.68%) EMC
8 6 (9.68%) Blue Coat
9 5 (8.06%) Brocade
9 5 (8.06%) NetApp
9 5 (8.06%) Nokia
9 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.06%) IBM
9 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.06%) BMC
10 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
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