The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 87 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.21% 0.92% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 1.82% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £40,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £51,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
369 330 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 39.26% 50.85% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 330 278 250
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 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 2 £40,250 -
CheckPoint
East Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) CCIE
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) AIX
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) CCSP
7 1 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCSP
4 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCSA
4 1 (12.50%) CCSE
4 1 (12.50%) VTSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix