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 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 74 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 0.54% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.23% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
360 244 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.09% 43.88% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 304 219 251
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) CCIE
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) Juniper
2 13 (72.22%) F5
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (22.22%) SCCM
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CCIE
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCSA
2 1 (5.56%) CCSE
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Juniper
2 13 (72.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp