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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 147 168 145
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 33 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.92% 0.45% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.04% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 37
Average salary £43,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.18% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
1576 1732 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.97% 42.97% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1390 1506
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 3 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 3 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%
Altrincham - 2 £38,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 50 (87.72%) Cisco
2 39 (68.42%) Juniper
3 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 35 (61.40%) HP
5 30 (52.63%) Windows
6 29 (50.88%) EMC
7 28 (49.12%) SAN
7 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
8 27 (47.37%) Symantec
8 27 (47.37%) VMware
9 26 (45.61%) Brocade
9 26 (45.61%) Linux
9 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
9 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
10 25 (43.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (43.86%) NetApp
10 25 (43.86%) Red Hat
11 24 (42.11%) zOS
11 24 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
11 24 (42.11%) Tivoli
11 24 (42.11%) Middleware
11 24 (42.11%) BMC
11 24 (42.11%) CA
11 24 (42.11%) IBM
11 24 (42.11%) RDBMS
11 24 (42.11%) DB2
11 24 (42.11%) WebLogic
11 24 (42.11%) AIX
11 24 (42.11%) HPUX

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (42.11%) WebLogic
1 24 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.11%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) SAN
2 22 (38.60%) LAN
2 22 (38.60%) Firewall
3 20 (35.09%) WAN
4 19 (33.33%) Wireless
5 13 (22.81%) MPLS
6 8 (14.04%) VPN
6 8 (14.04%) VoIP
6 8 (14.04%) Network Security
7 7 (12.28%) Wireless Security
7 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (8.77%) Internet
9 4 (7.02%) BGP
9 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.26%) WLAN
10 3 (5.26%) Multicast
11 2 (3.51%) NAS
11 2 (3.51%) VLAN
11 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
11 2 (3.51%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (42.11%) DB2
2 24 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle Exadata
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 24 (42.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Architect
2 24 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (42.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 24 (42.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Network Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Network Architect
5 8 (14.04%) Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Network Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Network Design Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Network Security Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Technician
9 1 (1.75%) Senior Technician
9 1 (1.75%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 24 (42.11%) Middleware
1 24 (42.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Data Centre
2 24 (42.11%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.51%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.51%) IPTV
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Linux
3 25 (43.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (42.11%) OS/400
4 24 (42.11%) zOS
4 24 (42.11%) SUSE
4 24 (42.11%) AIX
4 24 (42.11%) HPUX
4 24 (42.11%) Solaris
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Business Continuity
1 24 (42.11%) Infrastructure Management
1 24 (42.11%) Mentoring
1 24 (42.11%) Coaching
1 24 (42.11%) Converged Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.28%) Network Design
5 4 (7.02%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.26%) Information Security
6 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
8 1 (1.75%) High Availability
8 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) PHP
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
3 8 (14.04%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) CCSP
4 7 (12.28%) HP ASE
5 6 (10.53%) CCSE
6 5 (8.77%) MCSE
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.02%) CISSP
8 3 (5.26%) CCSA
8 3 (5.26%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.26%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.26%) CCDA
9 2 (3.51%) MCSA
9 2 (3.51%) CCIE
9 2 (3.51%) Degree
9 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.75%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
2 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (42.11%) KVM
4 7 (12.28%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.51%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.51%) XenApp
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (42.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView
3 2 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (87.72%) Cisco
2 39 (68.42%) Juniper
3 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 35 (61.40%) HP
5 29 (50.88%) EMC
6 27 (47.37%) Symantec
6 27 (47.37%) VMware
7 26 (45.61%) Brocade
8 25 (43.86%) NetApp
8 25 (43.86%) Red Hat
9 24 (42.11%) Oracle
9 24 (42.11%) BMC
9 24 (42.11%) CA
9 24 (42.11%) IBM
10 17 (29.82%) F5
11 9 (15.79%) Blue Coat
12 7 (12.28%) Huawei
12 7 (12.28%) Websense
13 4 (7.02%) Wyse
13 4 (7.02%) Nokia
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