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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 73 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.57% 1.37% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.72% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £42,150 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £55,250 £42,750
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
312 368 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 44.64% 50.27% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 279 300 195
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica ETL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) BCP
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica