The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 - - 70
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 367 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 42.51% 44.27% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 290 298 225
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -15.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the North East

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the North East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) IKE
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) IKE
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper