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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 152 158 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 61 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 0.94% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 2.00% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2510 2398 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.58% 46.73% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1997 2078
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +1 40 £41,250 +3.12% 11
Staffordshire +16 12 £72,500 +28.31%
Shropshire -7 9 £72,500 +190.00%
Warwickshire -7 4 £28,750 - 1
Worcestershire 0 2 £42,750 -1.72%
Walsall - 2 £26,500 -
Coventry -14 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Herefordshire - 1 £35,500 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 112 (97.39%) Cisco
2 102 (88.70%) Firewall
3 65 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (40.87%) CCNP
5 33 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (27.83%) VPN
7 31 (26.96%) CCNA
8 28 (24.35%) LAN
9 27 (23.48%) WAN
10 25 (21.74%) Network Security
11 23 (20.00%) Juniper
12 21 (18.26%) F5
13 20 (17.39%) Citrix
13 20 (17.39%) OSPF
14 19 (16.52%) BGP
14 19 (16.52%) Windows
15 18 (15.65%) CCSE
16 17 (14.78%) Security Cleared
16 17 (14.78%) IPsec
17 16 (13.91%) Finance
18 15 (13.04%) CCSA
18 15 (13.04%) ITIL
18 15 (13.04%) HP
18 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
19 14 (12.17%) Network Design
19 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
19 14 (12.17%) Wireless
20 13 (11.30%) Blue Coat
21 12 (10.43%) Fortinet
21 12 (10.43%) VMware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 102 (88.70%) Firewall
2 33 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (27.83%) VPN
4 28 (24.35%) LAN
5 27 (23.48%) WAN
6 25 (21.74%) Network Security
7 20 (17.39%) OSPF
8 19 (16.52%) BGP
9 17 (14.78%) IPsec
10 14 (12.17%) Wireless
11 12 (10.43%) MPLS
12 11 (9.57%) DNS
12 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
13 10 (8.70%) Frame Relay
13 10 (8.70%) EIGRP
13 10 (8.70%) FWSM
13 10 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (6.96%) SAN
14 8 (6.96%) DHCP
15 7 (6.09%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.22%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (36.52%) Network Engineer
2 24 (20.87%) Consultant
3 19 (16.52%) Network Consultant
4 15 (13.04%) Analyst
5 13 (11.30%) Network Manager
6 12 (10.43%) Network Analyst
7 11 (9.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Firewall Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (6.09%) Security Consultant
10 6 (5.22%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Security Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Network Support
11 5 (4.35%) Security Operations Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Network Operations Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Network Security Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Operations Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) CSS
2 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.74%) SecurID
4 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Clustering
4 1 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Solaris
3 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.96%) UNIX
3 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.35%) Linux
6 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.04%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Network Design
3 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.96%) Change Management
5 8 (6.96%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (6.96%) Network Management
6 7 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.09%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.09%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.09%) Validation
6 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.22%) Change Control
8 5 (4.35%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.48%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.48%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.35%) Perl
1 5 (4.35%) SQL
1 5 (4.35%) Tcl
2 3 (2.61%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (40.87%) CCNP
3 31 (26.96%) CCNA
4 18 (15.65%) CCSE
5 17 (14.78%) Security Cleared
6 15 (13.04%) CCSA
6 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 10 (8.70%) CCIE
8 3 (2.61%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.61%) CCVP
9 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.74%) CCDP
9 2 (1.74%) MCSE
9 2 (1.74%) MCSA
9 2 (1.74%) MCP
9 2 (1.74%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.74%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.74%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.87%) Degree
10 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.22%) SLA
4 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) vSphere
3 7 (6.09%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.35%) XenApp
4 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.48%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.74%) Snort
7 1 (0.87%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 112 (97.39%) Cisco
2 23 (20.00%) Juniper
3 21 (18.26%) F5
4 20 (17.39%) Citrix
5 15 (13.04%) HP
6 13 (11.30%) Blue Coat
7 12 (10.43%) Fortinet
7 12 (10.43%) VMware
8 9 (7.83%) Aruba
8 9 (7.83%) Dell
8 9 (7.83%) NetApp
9 8 (6.96%) Nokia
9 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
10 7 (6.09%) SonicWALL
10 7 (6.09%) Remedy
11 6 (5.22%) Avaya
11 6 (5.22%) Mitel
11 6 (5.22%) Sourcefire
12 5 (4.35%) McAfee
13 3 (2.61%) SAP
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum + (+20% bonuses)
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Salary: £55000 per annum + (up to 20%)
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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