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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 73 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% 0.71% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 1.62% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £56,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.05% +24.17%
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
301 309 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.45% 43.58% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 260 255 223
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) Frame Relay
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) SMTP
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) ATM
7 2 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
8 1 (8.33%) CCIE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 2 (16.67%) Frame Relay
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) ATM
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Principle Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) IronPort
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) VMware