The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 58 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.50% 1.53% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 3.20% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Average salary £47,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +8.23%
CheckPoint
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
222 344 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.94% 47.78% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 187 286 253
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £58,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) Junos
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 2 (18.18%) CCSE
6 2 (18.18%) CCSA
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) RIP
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) Junos
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) BCP
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Product Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCSA
2 2 (18.18%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) CCDP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) VMware