The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 110 121 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 103 97 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.20% 1.97% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.20% 4.21% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 89 59 63
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +2.40%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1982 2306 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.40% 46.80% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1758 1308
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Leeds +9 91 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Halifax +9 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Bradford -22 7 £33,750 -25.00%
Huddersfield - 6 £30,250 -
Wakefield - 4 - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 253 (92.00%) Cisco
2 212 (77.09%) Firewall
3 155 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (40.73%) CCNP
5 108 (39.27%) CCNA
6 96 (34.91%) Load Balancing
6 96 (34.91%) Network Security
7 93 (33.82%) Cisco ASA
8 92 (33.45%) WAN
9 91 (33.09%) F5
10 90 (32.73%) ITIL
11 87 (31.64%) LAN
12 78 (28.36%) Windows
13 67 (24.36%) Data Centre
14 66 (24.00%) Active Directory
14 66 (24.00%) CCSE
15 61 (22.18%) CCSA
16 60 (21.82%) Linux
17 57 (20.73%) VMware
18 52 (18.91%) Cisco Nexus
19 51 (18.55%) Juniper
20 49 (17.82%) ITIL Certification
21 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
22 42 (15.27%) E-Commerce
23 41 (14.91%) HP
23 41 (14.91%) Network Design
24 38 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (13.45%) Blue Coat
25 37 (13.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 37 (13.45%) Project Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 28 (10.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.91%) Lync
3 6 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.09%) IIS
5 2 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.91%) MS Office
3 8 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 212 (77.09%) Firewall
2 96 (34.91%) Network Security
3 93 (33.82%) Cisco ASA
4 92 (33.45%) WAN
5 87 (31.64%) LAN
6 52 (18.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 35 (12.73%) VPN
8 34 (12.36%) MPLS
9 30 (10.91%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (9.45%) SAN
11 25 (9.09%) VoIP
12 24 (8.73%) Wireless
13 22 (8.00%) TCP/IP
13 22 (8.00%) Wireless Security
14 21 (7.64%) BGP
14 21 (7.64%) FTP
15 20 (7.27%) DNS
16 16 (5.82%) IPsec
17 14 (5.09%) EIGRP
17 14 (5.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 16 (5.82%) Finance
2 12 (4.36%) Games
3 10 (3.64%) Banking
4 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 57 (20.73%) Architect
3 52 (18.91%) Network Architect
4 39 (14.18%) Network Specialist
5 28 (10.18%) Security Specialist
6 27 (9.82%) Analyst
6 27 (9.82%) Network Security Specialist
7 26 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (8.73%) Consultant
9 23 (8.36%) Senior Network Engineer
10 22 (8.00%) Security Engineer
10 22 (8.00%) Network Consultant
10 22 (8.00%) Cisco Architect
10 22 (8.00%) Network Design Architect
11 15 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
12 14 (5.09%) Security Consultant
13 13 (4.73%) Security Analyst
13 13 (4.73%) Network Security Consultant
14 9 (3.27%) Network Security Engineer
15 8 (2.91%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (24.36%) Data Centre
2 38 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.73%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.64%) Online Banking
5 6 (2.18%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.18%) Clustering
5 6 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.82%) PMI
7 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.73%) DTV
7 2 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.36%) Windows
2 60 (21.82%) Linux
3 37 (13.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (10.18%) UNIX
5 24 (8.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (8.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.55%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.55%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (34.91%) Load Balancing
2 90 (32.73%) ITIL
3 42 (15.27%) E-Commerce
4 41 (14.91%) Network Design
5 37 (13.45%) Project Management
6 35 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 31 (11.27%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (10.55%) Incident Management
9 27 (9.82%) Network Architecture
10 16 (5.82%) Business Continuity
11 15 (5.45%) TOGAF
12 12 (4.36%) Information Security
12 12 (4.36%) Migration
12 12 (4.36%) High Availability
13 11 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
13 11 (4.00%) BCP
13 11 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (2.55%) Coaching
16 6 (2.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.09%) SQL
2 2 (0.73%) Python
2 2 (0.73%) C
2 2 (0.73%) C++
2 2 (0.73%) Java
2 2 (0.73%) Perl
Qualifications
1 155 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (40.73%) CCNP
3 108 (39.27%) CCNA
4 66 (24.00%) CCSE
5 61 (22.18%) CCSA
6 49 (17.82%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (9.45%) CCSP
8 23 (8.36%) CCDP
9 22 (8.00%) HP ASE
10 10 (3.64%) CCDA
11 9 (3.27%) MCSE
11 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (3.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (2.18%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.18%) CCIE
13 5 (1.82%) MCSA
13 5 (1.82%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (1.82%) Degree
14 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.36%) SLA
2 5 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) COBIT
4 2 (0.73%) BS25999
System Software
1 66 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.45%) Terminal Services
3 15 (5.45%) VMware ESX
4 12 (4.36%) XenApp
5 10 (3.64%) vSphere
5 10 (3.64%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 25 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (2.18%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.18%) Opsview
3 4 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.73%) SCCM
5 2 (0.73%) Cacti
5 2 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.36%) OpenView
6 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 253 (92.00%) Cisco
2 91 (33.09%) F5
3 57 (20.73%) VMware
4 51 (18.55%) Juniper
5 41 (14.91%) HP
6 37 (13.45%) Blue Coat
7 34 (12.36%) Microsoft
8 29 (10.55%) Red Hat
9 25 (9.09%) Symantec
10 22 (8.00%) Huawei
11 18 (6.55%) Riverbed
12 16 (5.82%) Citrix
13 15 (5.45%) ArcSight
13 15 (5.45%) Sourcefire
14 14 (5.09%) Fortinet
15 10 (3.64%) Brocade
15 10 (3.64%) NetApp
15 10 (3.64%) Dell Compellent
16 9 (3.27%) McAfee
17 8 (2.91%) ScanSafe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33482 - £46450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago