The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Northampton 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 71 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.45% 0.88% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £40,250 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.96% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 185 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.88% 54.09% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 239 171 159
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Northamptonshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Northampton

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) CCSP
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VTSP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat