The table below looks at the statistics for Check Point Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Check Point Certification over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certification
Rank 204 212 176
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -36
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 7 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.018% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.062% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 25
Average salary £55,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
Check Point Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1485 1605 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.40% 28.76% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1388 1157
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Check Point Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Check Point Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Check Point Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Check Point Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Check Point Certification across the West Midlands region.

Check Point Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Check Point Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Birmingham +7 7 £55,500 -
Check Point Certification
England

Check Point Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Check Point Certification 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 Check Point Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) Tcl
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) CCSA
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Junos
1 7 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Extranet
3 3 (42.86%) Finance

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Check Point Certification 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 Check Point Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Extranet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CCSA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat