The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 59 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.54% - 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% - 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £36,250 - £41,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
265 196 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 48.09% 41.44% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 206 168 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,150 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Merseyside region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Merseyside

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Liverpool - 3 £36,250 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) McAfee
5 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Adobe
5 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Life Science
5 3 (42.86%) Qualys
5 3 (42.86%) SIEM
5 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (42.86%) AlgoSec
5 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) QRadar
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) EMC VNX
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (42.86%) QRadar
2 2 (28.57%) Cacti
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) McAfee
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) AlgoSec
3 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp