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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 221 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 34 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.69% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 1.57% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 42
Median salary £35,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,562 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.22% +16.61%
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
2759 2924 3241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.33% 43.79% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2153 2314 2583
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 September 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 27 September 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 -19 29 £34,000 -51.42% 7
Cheshire +32 3 £39,000 -44.28%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 71 (78.89%) Firewall
2 59 (65.56%) Cisco
3 52 (57.78%) Juniper
4 37 (41.11%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (37.78%) ITIL
6 33 (36.67%) Windows
7 32 (35.56%) VMware
7 32 (35.56%) Windows Server
8 30 (33.33%) Network Security
9 29 (32.22%) LAN
10 27 (30.00%) CCNP
10 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 27 (30.00%) SIEM
11 25 (27.78%) CCNA
12 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
13 23 (25.56%) WAN
13 23 (25.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (24.44%) MPLS
15 21 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (22.22%) Wireless
17 19 (21.11%) Change Management
18 18 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 17 (18.89%) Cybersecurity
19 17 (18.89%) Intel Security
19 17 (18.89%) VoIP
20 16 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
21 14 (15.56%) DHCP
21 14 (15.56%) DNS
22 13 (14.44%) 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 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.44%) IaaS
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.44%) PaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 71 (78.89%) Firewall
2 30 (33.33%) Network Security
3 29 (32.22%) LAN
4 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 23 (25.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (25.56%) WAN
6 22 (24.44%) MPLS
7 21 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (22.22%) Wireless
9 17 (18.89%) VoIP
10 14 (15.56%) DHCP
10 14 (15.56%) DNS
11 12 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 12 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 12 (13.33%) VLAN
12 11 (12.22%) Cisco Wireless
13 10 (11.11%) Junos
14 9 (10.00%) SAN
15 8 (8.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) DB2
1 4 (4.44%) MySQL
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Looker
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Marketing
3 8 (8.89%) Law
3 8 (8.89%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) Publishing
5 3 (3.33%) Back Office
5 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Security Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Security Specialist
5 13 (14.44%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 12 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (12.22%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (8.89%) IT Manager
11 7 (7.78%) IT Engineer
11 7 (7.78%) IT Security Engineer
11 7 (7.78%) IT Security Specialist
12 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (6.67%) Network Analyst
12 6 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) CCTV
2 6 (6.67%) Clustering
2 6 (6.67%) FMCG
2 6 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.44%) CMDB
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.33%) PMI
4 3 (3.33%) User Experience
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.11%) iPad
6 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Windows
2 32 (35.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.33%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) ITIL
2 27 (30.00%) SIEM
3 19 (21.11%) Change Management
4 18 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 17 (18.89%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.00%) Information Security
10 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.89%) Open Source
10 8 (8.89%) Project Management
10 8 (8.89%) Threat Detection
11 6 (6.67%) Global Marketing
11 6 (6.67%) ITIL V3
11 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.67%) Service Management
11 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (30.00%) CCNP
3 25 (27.78%) CCNA
4 10 (11.11%) CCSE
5 8 (8.89%) CCIE
5 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (7.78%) Degree
6 7 (7.78%) PMI Certification
7 5 (5.56%) CISSP
7 5 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.44%) CCSA
8 4 (4.44%) ISEB
8 4 (4.44%) PMP
9 2 (2.22%) CCSP
9 2 (2.22%) CEH
9 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.22%) MCSE
9 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.67%) XenServer
4 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.11%) Nessus
5 1 (1.11%) Proventia
Vendors
1 59 (65.56%) Cisco
2 52 (57.78%) Juniper
3 32 (35.56%) VMware
4 17 (18.89%) Intel Security
5 13 (14.44%) F5
6 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.11%) HP
7 10 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 9 (10.00%) GFI Software
9 7 (7.78%) Palo Alto
10 6 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.67%) Citrix
11 4 (4.44%) BMC
11 4 (4.44%) EMC
11 4 (4.44%) IBM
11 4 (4.44%) NetApp
11 4 (4.44%) Oracle
12 3 (3.33%) Apple
12 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.33%) Splunk
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