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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 66 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.55% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 1.43% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -5.55%
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
335 280 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.18% 42.23% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 277 253 213
Average salary £35,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.12% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 11 (55.00%) F5
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (45.00%) CCIE
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) SAN
7 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) Change Control
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) SLA
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) NetApp
9 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) MS Office
9 5 (25.00%) Symantec

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) NAS
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) IPsec
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Junos
8 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Server Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (25.00%) Opsview
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
2 11 (55.00%) F5
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) Kaspersky
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.00%) Imperva