The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 75 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 11 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.19% 0.65% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 1.46% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
411 412 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 44.29% 44.93% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 343 351 244
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,150 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Sheffield +3 11 £35,000 -17.64%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) SLA
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) Change Control
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (33.33%) Clustering
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) NAS
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) OSPF
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.56%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) Server Support
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Control
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) XenApp
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) F5
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Kaspersky
4 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.56%) Imperva