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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / West Midlands
Rank 154 168 154
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 62 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.27% 0.94% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 2.13% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 57
Median salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £40,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2238 2300 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.97% 44.01% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1895 2085
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,606 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +31 45 £40,000 -7.51% 6
Warwickshire +18 6 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Solihull - 4 £29,000 - 1
Dudley - 3 £25,000 -
Staffordshire 0 2 £32,500 -
Shropshire -19 2 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Worcestershire -16 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Wolverhampton - 1 £42,500 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 147 (90.18%) Cisco
2 126 (77.30%) Firewall
3 87 (53.37%) HP
4 79 (48.47%) WAN
5 78 (47.85%) Data Centre
6 74 (45.40%) Cisco Certification
6 74 (45.40%) Service Delivery
7 72 (44.17%) ITIL
8 67 (41.10%) Juniper
9 66 (40.49%) Degree
10 63 (38.65%) CCNA
11 62 (38.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 59 (36.20%) Computer Science
13 58 (35.58%) Software Engineering
13 58 (35.58%) Presales
14 57 (34.97%) LAN
15 52 (31.90%) VMware
16 51 (31.29%) Fortinet
17 50 (30.67%) Line Management
18 47 (28.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (27.61%) Finance
20 42 (25.77%) Project Management
21 39 (23.93%) Service Management
21 39 (23.93%) Palo Alto
22 38 (23.31%) Gantt Chart
22 38 (23.31%) ITIL V3
22 38 (23.31%) Publishing
22 38 (23.31%) NetApp
22 38 (23.31%) PRINCE2
22 38 (23.31%) SQL

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 12 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (19.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (18.40%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (18.40%) IaaS
2 30 (18.40%) PaaS
3 29 (17.79%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.23%) Office 365
5 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (77.30%) Firewall
2 79 (48.47%) WAN
3 57 (34.97%) LAN
4 36 (22.09%) Network Security
5 34 (20.86%) OSPF
6 28 (17.18%) VPN
7 19 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (11.04%) VLAN
9 17 (10.43%) DNS
10 15 (9.20%) SAN
10 15 (9.20%) Wireless
11 14 (8.59%) DHCP
11 14 (8.59%) IPsec
12 13 (7.98%) EIGRP
13 12 (7.36%) BGP
14 11 (6.75%) IPv4
14 11 (6.75%) SSL
14 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
14 11 (6.75%) WLAN
15 10 (6.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.79%) DB2
2 29 (17.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (27.61%) Finance
2 38 (23.31%) Publishing
3 35 (21.47%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
6 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (28.83%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.02%) Architect
3 23 (14.11%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (12.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (11.04%) Analyst
6 15 (9.20%) Security Engineer
7 14 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) Network Security Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) Consultant
10 11 (6.75%) Network Specialist
11 10 (6.13%) Network Analyst
11 10 (6.13%) Technical Specialist
12 9 (5.52%) Cisco Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 8 (4.91%) Installations Engineer
13 8 (4.91%) Security Analyst
14 7 (4.29%) Data Centre Specialist
14 7 (4.29%) Network Consultant
15 6 (3.68%) Data Architect
15 6 (3.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) Middleware
1 1 (0.61%) OAuth
1 1 (0.61%) OpenID
1 1 (0.61%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.61%) SAML
1 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (47.85%) Data Centre
2 59 (36.20%) Computer Science
3 38 (23.31%) CMDB
4 10 (6.13%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.84%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.84%) iPad
5 3 (1.84%) SCADA
5 3 (1.84%) Tandem
5 3 (1.84%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.23%) EPoS
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.61%) PKI
7 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) Windows
2 24 (14.72%) Windows Server
3 15 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.36%) Linux
6 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.52%) Unix
8 6 (3.68%) Solaris
9 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) Service Delivery
2 72 (44.17%) ITIL
3 62 (38.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 58 (35.58%) Presales
4 58 (35.58%) Software Engineering
5 50 (30.67%) Line Management
6 42 (25.77%) Project Management
7 39 (23.93%) Service Management
8 38 (23.31%) Gantt Chart
8 38 (23.31%) ITIL V3
8 38 (23.31%) PRINCE2
8 38 (23.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 31 (19.02%) TOGAF
10 30 (18.40%) Technical Architecture
11 29 (17.79%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (17.79%) IT Governance
11 29 (17.79%) Zachman Framework
12 25 (15.34%) Business Development
13 23 (14.11%) CRM
13 23 (14.11%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.31%) SQL
2 2 (1.23%) C
3 1 (0.61%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (45.40%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (40.49%) Degree
3 63 (38.65%) CCNA
4 38 (23.31%) PMI Certification
4 38 (23.31%) PMP
5 35 (21.47%) CCNP
6 31 (19.02%) ISEB
7 21 (12.88%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (10.43%) CCSA
9 14 (8.59%) CCSE
10 9 (5.52%) MCSE
10 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (4.91%) CCDA
12 7 (4.29%) MCSA
13 5 (3.07%) CCIE
13 5 (3.07%) CISSP
13 5 (3.07%) JNCIA
13 5 (3.07%) JNCIS
14 4 (2.45%) CCDP
15 3 (1.84%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) SLA
2 7 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.29%) QA
3 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.61%) GPG13
5 1 (0.61%) ISO27002
System Software
1 47 (28.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (17.79%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (11.66%) Active Directory
4 17 (10.43%) Hyper-V
5 11 (6.75%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (6.75%) vSphere
6 9 (5.52%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.84%) XenApp
7 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.23%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.23%) Snort
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (17.79%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.84%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 147 (90.18%) Cisco
2 87 (53.37%) HP
3 67 (41.10%) Juniper
4 52 (31.90%) VMware
5 51 (31.29%) Fortinet
6 39 (23.93%) Palo Alto
7 38 (23.31%) NetApp
8 33 (20.25%) Citrix
9 31 (19.02%) IBM
10 30 (18.40%) EMC
10 30 (18.40%) F5
10 30 (18.40%) Oracle
11 29 (17.79%) BMC
12 20 (12.27%) Brocade
13 17 (10.43%) SonicWALL
14 15 (9.20%) Huawei
14 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
15 12 (7.36%) Dell
16 10 (6.13%) Intel Security
17 8 (4.91%) Sourcefire
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £10k Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £22,000 - £50,000
Posted: 14 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £22000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago