The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 68 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.46% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.02% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £40,250 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.83% +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
242 196 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.00% 51.99% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 224 180 151
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 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 20 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%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
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%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
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%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix