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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 58 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.64% 0.74% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 3.88% 1.86% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Average salary £72,500 £56,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.31% +2.72%
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
258 215 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.43% 39.89% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 228 170 205
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,150
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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 2 £26,000 -53.98%
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) QA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Network Operations Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft