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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 67 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.29% 0.28% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 0.66% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
335 302 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.11% 42.18% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 280 254 151
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Sheffield

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (58.82%) SLA
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Change Control
5 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (35.29%) Opsview
5 6 (35.29%) NAS
5 6 (35.29%) XenApp
5 6 (35.29%) Kaspersky
5 6 (35.29%) NetApp
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) Symantec
5 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (35.29%) Clustering

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (41.18%) MS Exchange
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) RIP
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) Server Support
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Transition Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Control
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCIE
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) XenApp
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (35.29%) Opsview
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) Kaspersky
4 5 (29.41%) F5
5 4 (23.53%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.88%) Imperva
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat