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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 159 149 170
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 23 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.91% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 2.04% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,200 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
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
1541 1763 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.49% 44.67% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1427 1588
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Stockport +7 3 £40,000 - 1
Bolton -2 2 £38,750 +76.13%
Cheadle +11 1 £39,000 +69.56%
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 45 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 44 (69.84%) Windows
4 38 (60.32%) SAN
5 36 (57.14%) Cisco
6 35 (55.56%) Symantec
6 35 (55.56%) Firewall
7 34 (53.97%) HP
8 28 (44.44%) Juniper
9 24 (38.10%) EMC
10 23 (36.51%) Wyse
10 23 (36.51%) VMware
10 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (36.51%) Windows 7
10 23 (36.51%) Windows 8
11 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
12 21 (33.33%) AIX
12 21 (33.33%) HPUX
12 21 (33.33%) Solaris
12 21 (33.33%) Linux
12 21 (33.33%) Oracle
12 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 21 (33.33%) DB2
12 21 (33.33%) WebLogic
12 21 (33.33%) IBM
12 21 (33.33%) RDBMS
12 21 (33.33%) OS/400
12 21 (33.33%) BMC
12 21 (33.33%) CA
12 21 (33.33%) NetApp

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 21 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 21 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 14 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) SAN
2 35 (55.56%) Firewall
3 16 (25.40%) LAN
4 14 (22.22%) WAN
5 10 (15.87%) DNS
6 9 (14.29%) DHCP
6 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.70%) Network Security
8 7 (11.11%) MPLS
9 5 (7.94%) Wireless
9 5 (7.94%) Internet
10 4 (6.35%) BGP
11 3 (4.76%) Multicast
11 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
11 3 (4.76%) WLAN
11 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
12 2 (3.17%) IPsec
12 2 (3.17%) SDH
12 2 (3.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 21 (33.33%) DB2
1 21 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 21 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Architect
2 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 21 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 10 (15.87%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 21 (33.33%) Middleware
1 21 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (15.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.17%) IPTV
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) EFT
3 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Windows 7
2 23 (36.51%) Windows 8
3 21 (33.33%) AIX
3 21 (33.33%) HPUX
3 21 (33.33%) Solaris
3 21 (33.33%) Linux
3 21 (33.33%) OS/400
3 21 (33.33%) zOS
3 21 (33.33%) SUSE
3 21 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 21 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 21 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (4.76%) SIEM
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL
2 3 (4.76%) Security Management
2 3 (4.76%) Migration
3 2 (3.17%) Supplier Management
3 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.17%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (3.17%) Change Control
3 2 (3.17%) Network Management
3 2 (3.17%) Security Architecture
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.59%) CRM
4 1 (1.59%) Change Management
4 1 (1.59%) Information Security
4 1 (1.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) MCSE
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.70%) CCNP
3 8 (12.70%) CCSE
4 7 (11.11%) CCNA
5 6 (9.52%) CISSP
5 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.94%) CCIE
7 4 (6.35%) CCDA
8 3 (4.76%) CCSP
8 3 (4.76%) CCSA
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.59%) CISA
9 1 (1.59%) CISM
9 1 (1.59%) Degree
System Software
1 45 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (33.33%) KVM
4 14 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 14 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.17%) OpenView
3 2 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 36 (57.14%) Cisco
3 35 (55.56%) Symantec
4 34 (53.97%) HP
5 28 (44.44%) Juniper
6 24 (38.10%) EMC
7 23 (36.51%) Wyse
7 23 (36.51%) VMware
8 21 (33.33%) Oracle
8 21 (33.33%) IBM
8 21 (33.33%) BMC
8 21 (33.33%) CA
8 21 (33.33%) NetApp
8 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 21 (33.33%) Brocade
9 10 (15.87%) 3PAR
10 7 (11.11%) Blue Coat
11 5 (7.94%) McAfee
12 4 (6.35%) F5
13 3 (4.76%) Lumension
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