The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Merseyside region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 60 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.94% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 0.37% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 268 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.86% 43.58% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 245 234 324
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
North West

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 29 July 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
Liverpool +8 6 £50,000 +28.20%
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) ISSAP
2 5 (83.33%) ISSMP
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) COBIT
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Aruba

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) ISSAP
1 5 (83.33%) ISSMP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba