The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 15 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.17% 14.52% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 17.31% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £42,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
Shropshire

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

Vendors Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 70.83% 83.87% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 31
Average salary £28,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Telford

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Telford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) SonicWALL
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) XenServer
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Nokia
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) CCDP
6 1 (14.29%) Finance

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCDP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) SonicWALL
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds