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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 47 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.71% 2.28% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 4.46% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £27,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
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 Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
153 157 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 54.06% 51.14% 63.86%
Number of salaries quoted 104 112 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) SecurID
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu