The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - 18 27
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 11.29% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category - 22.58% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £33,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
CheckPoint
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 46.43% 50.00% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Redditch

CheckPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware