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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 176 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
+38 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 56 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 1.26% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 33
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2396 2865 3107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.28% 44.91% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2301 2498
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cheshire +47 15 £45,000 -37.93%
Cumbria - 1 £32,500 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 80 (86.02%) Firewall
2 62 (66.67%) Cisco
3 55 (59.14%) Juniper
4 45 (48.39%) Windows
5 40 (43.01%) ITIL
6 39 (41.94%) Windows Server
7 34 (36.56%) Active Directory
8 33 (35.48%) Network Security
9 32 (34.41%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (33.33%) VMware
11 29 (31.18%) SIEM
12 25 (26.88%) MPLS
13 24 (25.81%) CCNA
13 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
13 24 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (23.66%) Change Management
15 22 (23.66%) LAN
15 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
16 21 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 20 (21.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 20 (21.51%) WAN
18 19 (20.43%) Intel Security
18 19 (20.43%) Penetration Testing
19 17 (18.28%) CCNP
20 16 (17.20%) DNS
20 16 (17.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 16 (17.20%) VLAN
20 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
21 15 (16.13%) F5

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 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.15%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (8.60%) IaaS
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (8.60%) PaaS
2 4 (4.30%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (86.02%) Firewall
2 33 (35.48%) Network Security
3 25 (26.88%) MPLS
4 24 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 22 (23.66%) LAN
6 20 (21.51%) WAN
7 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (17.20%) DNS
7 16 (17.20%) VLAN
8 15 (16.13%) DHCP
9 14 (15.05%) Junos
10 13 (13.98%) SAN
11 12 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (10.75%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (10.75%) IP Telephony
12 10 (10.75%) VoIP
13 9 (9.68%) VPN
13 9 (9.68%) Wireless
14 8 (8.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) DB2
2 8 (8.60%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) Looker
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (9.68%) Marketing
2 8 (8.60%) Law
2 8 (8.60%) Publishing
3 7 (7.53%) Finance
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Network Engineer
3 17 (18.28%) Security Specialist
4 15 (16.13%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 13 (13.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) IT Manager
7 11 (11.83%) Security Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) IT Security Specialist
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Architect
9 8 (8.60%) Security Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (7.53%) Cisco Analyst
10 7 (7.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 7 (7.53%) Network Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) CMDB
4 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.45%) CCTV
4 6 (6.45%) Clustering
4 6 (6.45%) FMCG
4 6 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 3 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.08%) PMI
7 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.39%) Windows
2 39 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.53%) Linux
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.15%) Unix
7 1 (1.08%) AIX
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) ITIL
2 29 (31.18%) SIEM
3 22 (23.66%) Change Management
3 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 19 (20.43%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (17.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (16.13%) Information Security
8 12 (12.90%) Project Management
9 11 (11.83%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.75%) Service Management
11 9 (9.68%) Security Management
12 8 (8.60%) Business Development
12 8 (8.60%) CRM
12 8 (8.60%) IT Governance
12 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
12 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (8.60%) TOGAF
12 8 (8.60%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (25.81%) CCNA
3 17 (18.28%) CCNP
4 14 (15.05%) CCIE
5 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
6 11 (11.83%) CCSE
6 11 (11.83%) Degree
7 10 (10.75%) CISSP
8 9 (9.68%) PMI Certification
9 8 (8.60%) ISEB
9 8 (8.60%) PMP
10 6 (6.45%) CCSA
11 5 (5.38%) CISM
12 4 (4.30%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (2.15%) CEH
14 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
14 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.98%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.08%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (36.56%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (6.45%) XenServer
5 4 (4.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCVMM
2 6 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.15%) WSUS
4 1 (1.08%) Nessus
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.08%) Proventia
Vendors
1 62 (66.67%) Cisco
2 55 (59.14%) Juniper
3 31 (33.33%) VMware
4 19 (20.43%) Intel Security
5 15 (16.13%) F5
5 15 (16.13%) HP
6 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.68%) Citrix
7 9 (9.68%) GFI Software
8 8 (8.60%) BMC
8 8 (8.60%) EMC
8 8 (8.60%) IBM
8 8 (8.60%) NetApp
8 8 (8.60%) Oracle
9 7 (7.53%) 3PAR
9 7 (7.53%) Brocade
9 7 (7.53%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.30%) Foundry
10 4 (4.30%) QNAP
10 4 (4.30%) Zoho
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