The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 39 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.21% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 1.85% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £56,500 £22,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+151.11% -38.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 54 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 42.74% 38.30% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 84 49 64
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) CCSP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Xen
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) VMware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCSP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) VMware