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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 66 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.20% 1.26% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 2.59% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 3
Average salary £47,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
294 424 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.36% 48.46% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 249 352 360
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +7 9 £47,750 +36.42%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Juniper
3 10 (55.56%) Network Security
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) F5
6 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) OSPF
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
8 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Middleware
8 4 (22.22%) MPLS
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix
8 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (16.67%) RIP
9 3 (16.67%) Internet
9 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
9 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) CCNP
9 3 (16.67%) CCNA
9 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 3 (16.67%) VLAN
10 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 9 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (27.78%) BGP
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
8 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) RIP
8 3 (16.67%) VLAN
8 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (11.11%) Converged Networks
9 2 (11.11%) IPsec
9 2 (11.11%) Junos
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) BCP
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CCSA
3 2 (11.11%) CCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) F5
4 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (11.11%) Aruba
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) VMware