The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 26 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.20% 1.23% 7.07%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 1.82% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 55 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 79.83% 67.90% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 68 42 64
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Shropshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Shropshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 5 £35,000 - 1
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) IPv4
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Juniper

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia