The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Sheffield region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 71 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 1.96% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 5.32% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 9
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 188 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.74% 36.79% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 279 158 265
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South Yorkshire

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 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco