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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 38 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.52% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.95% 0.72% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
151 138 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 44.28% 51.30% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 68
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,550 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
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 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) Broadband
2 7 (58.33%) PBX
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Websense
2 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 5 (41.67%) FirePass
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) Junos
3 5 (41.67%) FortiGate

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 7 (58.33%) Broadband
2 7 (58.33%) PBX
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Junos
3 5 (41.67%) FirePass
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) Websense
3 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper