The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 40 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.47% 1.18% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 3.80% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £74,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -30.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
CheckPoint
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 79 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 41.31% 31.10% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 69 47
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft