The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Northern Ireland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 29 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.07% 4.51% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 10.40% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.73% 43.40% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 59
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +2 2 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Compaq
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Compaq
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Q1 Labs