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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 187 159 167
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 58 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 1.33% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 2.77% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 49
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 2566 2455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.76% 47.90% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2120 2129 2044
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 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 28 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 -25 35 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Staffordshire -9 5 £32,500 -55.17%
Warwickshire -9 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Coventry -2 3 £33,500 - 1
Solihull - 2 £34,000 - 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 104 (92.86%) Cisco
2 91 (81.25%) Firewall
3 56 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (47.32%) Juniper
5 52 (46.43%) WAN
6 49 (43.75%) LAN
7 46 (41.07%) CCNP
8 43 (38.39%) CCNA
9 42 (37.50%) HP
10 31 (27.68%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (25.00%) Intel Security
12 26 (23.21%) MPLS
13 24 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 24 (21.43%) Degree
14 22 (19.64%) ITIL
15 21 (18.75%) Data Centre
16 20 (17.86%) F5
16 20 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (17.86%) BGP
16 20 (17.86%) Citrix
16 20 (17.86%) VMware
17 19 (16.96%) Network Security
17 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
18 18 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
18 18 (16.07%) Project Management
19 17 (15.18%) NetApp
19 17 (15.18%) SQL
19 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (15.18%) Line Management

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 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (11.61%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (11.61%) IaaS
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (11.61%) PaaS
2 5 (4.46%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 91 (81.25%) Firewall
2 52 (46.43%) WAN
3 49 (43.75%) LAN
4 31 (27.68%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (23.21%) MPLS
6 24 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 20 (17.86%) BGP
7 20 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (16.96%) Network Security
9 16 (14.29%) OSPF
10 14 (12.50%) VPN
11 10 (8.93%) Cisco Wireless
11 10 (8.93%) Spanning Tree
11 10 (8.93%) Wireless
12 8 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (6.25%) VLAN
14 6 (5.36%) IPv4
14 6 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (5.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) DB2
2 13 (11.61%) MySQL
General
1 15 (13.39%) Publishing
2 9 (8.04%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.96%) Architect
3 13 (11.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (10.71%) Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (9.82%) Consultant
6 10 (8.93%) Designer
6 10 (8.93%) Network Consultant
6 10 (8.93%) Security Designer
7 7 (6.25%) Network Support
8 6 (5.36%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Cisco Security Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Firewall Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Security Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.39%) CMDB
2 15 (13.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) CCTV
6 1 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.89%) Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) ITIL
2 18 (16.07%) Project Management
3 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (15.18%) Line Management
4 16 (14.29%) Presales
5 15 (13.39%) ITIL V3
5 15 (13.39%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 15 (13.39%) Service Delivery
5 15 (13.39%) Service Management
5 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.61%) Business Development
6 13 (11.61%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (11.61%) CRM
6 13 (11.61%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (11.61%) IT Governance
6 13 (11.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (11.61%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (11.61%) TOGAF
6 13 (11.61%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) SQL
2 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.79%) Python
2 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (41.07%) CCNP
3 43 (38.39%) CCNA
4 24 (21.43%) Degree
5 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
6 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
7 15 (13.39%) PMI Certification
7 15 (13.39%) PMP
8 13 (11.61%) ISEB
9 12 (10.71%) CCIE
10 11 (9.82%) CCSA
11 7 (6.25%) CCSE
12 5 (4.46%) CCDA
12 5 (4.46%) CCDP
13 3 (2.68%) CEH
13 3 (2.68%) CISMP
13 3 (2.68%) CISSP
13 3 (2.68%) JNCIE
13 3 (2.68%) JNCIP
13 3 (2.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.93%) ProxySG
4 6 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) vSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) SCVMM
2 11 (9.82%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.46%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.79%) Nessus
4 2 (1.79%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.79%) Proventia
4 2 (1.79%) QRadar
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 104 (92.86%) Cisco
2 53 (47.32%) Juniper
3 42 (37.50%) HP
4 28 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 20 (17.86%) Citrix
5 20 (17.86%) F5
5 20 (17.86%) VMware
6 17 (15.18%) NetApp
7 15 (13.39%) Extreme Networks
8 13 (11.61%) BMC
8 13 (11.61%) EMC
8 13 (11.61%) IBM
8 13 (11.61%) Oracle
9 12 (10.71%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.93%) Avaya
11 9 (8.04%) Palo Alto
12 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.36%) Dell
14 5 (4.46%) Aruba
14 5 (4.46%) NICE Systems
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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