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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 145 150 171
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 34 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.87% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.98% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 15
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,300 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
1814 1618 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.67% 43.85% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1350 1581
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 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 30 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 +12 6 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Stockport -5 1 £40,000 -15.78%
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 43 (78.18%) Firewall
2 42 (76.36%) Juniper
3 39 (70.91%) Cisco
4 27 (49.09%) Network Security
5 26 (47.27%) Windows
6 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
6 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (30.91%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (29.09%) F5
9 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
9 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (23.64%) CTC Cleared
10 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
11 12 (21.82%) Law
12 11 (20.00%) CA
13 10 (18.18%) HP
13 10 (18.18%) Symantec
13 10 (18.18%) CCNA
13 10 (18.18%) Linux
13 10 (18.18%) VMware
13 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
13 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (18.18%) Splunk
14 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (14.55%) SAN
15 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
15 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (12.73%) WebLogic
1 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (78.18%) Firewall
2 27 (49.09%) Network Security
3 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.55%) SAN
5 6 (10.91%) WAN
5 6 (10.91%) Internet
5 6 (10.91%) VPN
6 5 (9.09%) DNS
7 4 (7.27%) LAN
7 4 (7.27%) DMZ
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.27%) Wireless
8 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (5.45%) MPLS
9 2 (3.64%) DSL
9 2 (3.64%) SDH
9 2 (3.64%) SSL
9 2 (3.64%) Multicast
9 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.73%) DB2
1 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
1 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (21.82%) Law
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 19 (34.55%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (29.09%) Security Analyst
3 16 (29.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 12 (21.82%) NOC Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Security Advisor
6 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (12.73%) Architect
8 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Security Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (3.64%) Design Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Consultant
11 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) WebSphere MQ
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.64%) IPTV
2 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (18.18%) Linux
4 7 (12.73%) OS/400
4 7 (12.73%) zOS
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.73%) SUSE
4 7 (12.73%) AIX
4 7 (12.73%) HPUX
4 7 (12.73%) Solaris
4 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.64%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
3 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.73%) Coaching
5 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Network Management
8 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.64%) Information Security
10 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (23.64%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (18.18%) CCNA
4 5 (9.09%) Degree
5 4 (7.27%) CCSE
5 4 (7.27%) CCNP
6 3 (5.45%) CCDP
7 2 (3.64%) CCIP
7 2 (3.64%) CCIE
7 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.82%) CCSPA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.73%) KVM
4 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.64%) OpenView
3 2 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Juniper
2 39 (70.91%) Cisco
3 16 (29.09%) F5
4 11 (20.00%) CA
5 10 (18.18%) Symantec
5 10 (18.18%) VMware
5 10 (18.18%) HP
5 10 (18.18%) Splunk
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.73%) Oracle
7 7 (12.73%) IBM
7 7 (12.73%) EMC
7 7 (12.73%) NetApp
7 7 (12.73%) BMC
7 7 (12.73%) Brocade
7 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
8 4 (7.27%) Exinda
8 4 (7.27%) Aruba
8 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
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