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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 59 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.93% 0.43% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% 1.01% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £72,500 £56,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.31% +42.13%
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
301 297 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.39% 42.86% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 259 248 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 1 £27,500 -51.32%
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) WLAN
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) IronPort
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Network Operations Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Security Operations Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Operations Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Principle Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 2 (11.11%) Service Management
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IronPort
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat