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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 32 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.42% 4.27% 12.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 6.58% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £72,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +2.40%
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
116 76 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.04% 64.96% 68.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 66 44
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Shropshire

CheckPoint
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Remedy
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Network Support
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (20.00%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) F5