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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - 61 76
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.81% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.78% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
414 281 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 41.82% 45.69% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 370 247 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Line Management
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
7 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) CCSA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (14.29%) CCSE
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) MPLS
7 1 (14.29%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) BGP
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
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%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CCSE
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP