The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank - 46 49
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.42% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.80% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £41,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 143 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 45.55% 50.89% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 63 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Solihull

CheckPoint
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) FirePass
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) FirePass
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Websense