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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 61 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.56% 0.53% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 1.44% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £72,500 £51,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.77% +71.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
231 209 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.10% 36.80% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 198 185 188
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Network Operations Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft