The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 194 165 170
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 51 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 1.20% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 2.53% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 32
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £72,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
CheckPoint
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2841 2532 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.17% 47.32% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 2104 1910
Median salary £40,000 £38,625 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £57,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -23 30 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Coventry - 6 £33,500 - 2
Staffordshire -9 2 £35,000 -51.72% 1
Worcestershire -5 1 £26,500 -44.21%
Shropshire -20 1 £42,500 -41.37%
Solihull - 1 £34,000 - 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 99 (94.29%) Cisco
2 88 (83.81%) Firewall
3 56 (53.33%) WAN
4 53 (50.48%) LAN
5 52 (49.52%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (43.81%) Juniper
7 45 (42.86%) HP
8 43 (40.95%) CCNA
9 41 (39.05%) CCNP
10 34 (32.38%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (28.57%) MPLS
12 25 (23.81%) VMware
13 22 (20.95%) Citrix
14 21 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 21 (20.00%) F5
15 20 (19.05%) Data Centre
15 20 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (19.05%) Degree
15 20 (19.05%) ITIL
15 20 (19.05%) NetApp
16 19 (18.10%) MS Exchange
16 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared
17 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
17 18 (17.14%) Windows
17 18 (17.14%) Intel Security
18 17 (16.19%) SQL
18 17 (16.19%) VPN
18 17 (16.19%) Presales
19 16 (15.24%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (15.24%) Active Directory

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.10%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (7.62%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (11.43%) IaaS
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (11.43%) PaaS
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (1.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 88 (83.81%) Firewall
2 56 (53.33%) WAN
3 53 (50.48%) LAN
4 34 (32.38%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (28.57%) MPLS
6 21 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (16.19%) VPN
8 15 (14.29%) BGP
8 15 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (12.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 13 (12.38%) Network Security
9 13 (12.38%) Wireless
10 12 (11.43%) SAN
11 10 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (7.62%) OSPF
13 6 (5.71%) IPsec
13 6 (5.71%) IPv4
13 6 (5.71%) VLAN
14 5 (4.76%) DHCP
14 5 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) DB2
2 12 (11.43%) MySQL
General
1 14 (13.33%) Publishing
2 6 (5.71%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (50.48%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.14%) Architect
2 18 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (16.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Designer
6 10 (9.52%) Security Designer
7 9 (8.57%) Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Network Support
9 6 (5.71%) Network Consultant
9 6 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Installations Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.33%) CMDB
2 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.62%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.86%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.95%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.05%) ITIL
2 17 (16.19%) Presales
3 16 (15.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (15.24%) Project Management
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 14 (13.33%) Line Management
4 14 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 14 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 14 (13.33%) Service Management
4 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 13 (12.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (11.43%) Business Development
6 12 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (11.43%) CRM
6 12 (11.43%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (11.43%) IT Governance
6 12 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 12 (11.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) SQL
2 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.90%) Python
2 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (49.52%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (40.95%) CCNA
3 41 (39.05%) CCNP
4 20 (19.05%) Degree
5 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared
6 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
7 14 (13.33%) PMI Certification
7 14 (13.33%) PMP
8 12 (11.43%) ISEB
9 8 (7.62%) CCSA
10 6 (5.71%) CCIE
11 5 (4.76%) CCDA
11 5 (4.76%) CCDP
11 5 (4.76%) CCSE
12 4 (3.81%) MCSA
12 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (2.86%) JNCIE
13 3 (2.86%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.95%) CEH
14 1 (0.95%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.52%) ProxySG
3 10 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 8 (7.62%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (7.62%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.76%) vSphere
6 3 (2.86%) XenApp
6 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.90%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 12 (11.43%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.90%) Nessus
4 2 (1.90%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.90%) Proventia
4 2 (1.90%) QRadar
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 99 (94.29%) Cisco
2 46 (43.81%) Juniper
3 45 (42.86%) HP
4 25 (23.81%) VMware
5 22 (20.95%) Citrix
6 21 (20.00%) F5
7 20 (19.05%) NetApp
8 18 (17.14%) Intel Security
9 15 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (11.43%) Blue Coat
10 12 (11.43%) BMC
10 12 (11.43%) EMC
10 12 (11.43%) IBM
10 12 (11.43%) Oracle
11 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
12 10 (9.52%) Avaya
13 8 (7.62%) Palo Alto
13 8 (7.62%) SonicWALL
14 7 (6.67%) Dell
15 5 (4.76%) Nokia
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