The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 71 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.62% 0.55% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.22% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £62,500 £56,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.61% +25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £56,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £56,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
306 328 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.37% 45.12% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 262 284 218
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Lichfield - 2 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) Data Centre
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Juniper
7 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
8 2 (11.76%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Internet
8 2 (11.76%) MPLS
8 2 (11.76%) OSPF
8 2 (11.76%) BGP
8 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
8 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) Frame Relay
8 2 (11.76%) VMware
8 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.76%) CCNA
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (11.76%) DNS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) ATM
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) Frame Relay
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (5.88%) French Language
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Server Support
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Support
3 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Service Management
1 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
1 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) IronPort
5 1 (5.88%) Nokia
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee