The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / North West
Rank 185 200 191
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 50 30 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.54% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.32% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 38
Median salary £35,000 £40,188 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% -5.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £51,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2550 2278 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.44% 40.79% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2074 1877 2554
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the North West

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the North West

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 39 £35,000 -15.53% 1
Lancashire -2 8 £26,500 -29.33%
Cheshire +15 3 £36,000 +2.85% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 68 (80.00%) Firewall
2 64 (75.29%) Cisco
3 54 (63.53%) CCNP
3 54 (63.53%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (55.29%) Network Security
5 39 (45.88%) Finance
5 39 (45.88%) Data Centre
6 30 (35.29%) Fortinet
7 28 (32.94%) WAN
8 27 (31.76%) Wireless
8 27 (31.76%) CCSE
9 26 (30.59%) TCP/IP
10 25 (29.41%) CCIE
10 25 (29.41%) LAN
11 23 (27.06%) FortiGate
12 21 (24.71%) Windows
13 20 (23.53%) Splunk
14 18 (21.18%) Linux
15 17 (20.00%) MPLS
15 17 (20.00%) BGP
15 17 (20.00%) Juniper
15 17 (20.00%) F5
16 16 (18.82%) SIEM
17 15 (17.65%) Retail
17 15 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
17 15 (17.65%) EIGRP
17 15 (17.65%) DNS
17 15 (17.65%) DHCP
17 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (16.47%) OSPF

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.06%) IBM Notes
1 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (80.00%) Firewall
2 47 (55.29%) Network Security
3 28 (32.94%) WAN
4 27 (31.76%) Wireless
5 26 (30.59%) TCP/IP
6 25 (29.41%) LAN
7 17 (20.00%) BGP
7 17 (20.00%) MPLS
8 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (17.65%) DHCP
8 15 (17.65%) DNS
8 15 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 15 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (16.47%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (16.47%) OSPF
10 13 (15.29%) VPN
11 12 (14.12%) DMVPN
11 12 (14.12%) SNA
12 9 (10.59%) Cisco Wireless
13 8 (9.41%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 39 (45.88%) Finance
2 15 (17.65%) Retail
3 13 (15.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.53%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.82%) Security Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) Consultant
3 13 (15.29%) Network Consultant
3 13 (15.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 13 (15.29%) Security Consultant
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.24%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) IT Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Cisco Support
6 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 39 (45.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.71%) iPad
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.35%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.18%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 18 (21.18%) Linux
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.06%) Unix
5 4 (4.71%) Solaris
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) SIEM
2 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 12 (14.12%) High Availability
3 12 (14.12%) Network Design
4 9 (10.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.24%) ITIL V3
6 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.06%) Information Security
7 6 (7.06%) Security Operations
7 6 (7.06%) Server Hardening
7 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.06%) Threat Analysis
8 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.71%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.12%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.35%) Perl
2 2 (2.35%) PHP
2 2 (2.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (63.53%) CCNP
1 54 (63.53%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (31.76%) CCSE
3 25 (29.41%) CCIE
4 14 (16.47%) CCSA
5 13 (15.29%) CCSP
6 9 (10.59%) Degree
7 6 (7.06%) CCNA
8 4 (4.71%) CISSP
8 4 (4.71%) MCSE
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.71%) RHCE
8 4 (4.71%) SCNA
8 4 (4.71%) SCSA
8 4 (4.71%) Sun Certification
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.35%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.35%) SANS
11 1 (1.18%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.06%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.53%) Firmware
5 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (27.06%) FortiGate
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.53%) RSA enVision
4 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (75.29%) Cisco
2 30 (35.29%) Fortinet
3 20 (23.53%) Splunk
4 17 (20.00%) F5
4 17 (20.00%) Juniper
5 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
6 12 (14.12%) Palo Alto
7 11 (12.94%) SolarWinds
7 11 (12.94%) VMware
8 10 (11.76%) HP
9 6 (7.06%) Lotus
10 5 (5.88%) ArcSight
11 2 (2.35%) EMC
11 2 (2.35%) IBM
11 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.35%) Novell
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle
11 2 (2.35%) Symantec
12 1 (1.18%) NetQoS
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