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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 84 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% 0.89% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.90% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
468 368 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.26% 46.94% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 385 300 333
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -17 6 £52,500 +23.52%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
2 13 (68.42%) CCIE
2 13 (68.42%) F5
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
5 4 (21.05%) SCCM
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) IIS
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Technical Design Authority
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCIE
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCSE
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCDA
2 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (5.26%) Opsview
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
2 13 (68.42%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix