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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 98 73 113
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 116 164 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.48% 3.38% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 6.84% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 106 111 57
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £52,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
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
2019 2398 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.22% 49.39% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1714 1347
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -35 95 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Halifax +16 16 £44,125 -19.77% 1
Huddersfield - 5 £30,500 -
Bradford -5 3 £26,000 -38.82%
Wakefield - 2 - -
Pudsey - 1 £60,000 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 225 (92.98%) Cisco
2 173 (71.49%) Firewall
3 166 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (43.80%) CCNA
4 106 (43.80%) WAN
5 102 (42.15%) LAN
6 100 (41.32%) CCNP
7 84 (34.71%) F5
8 80 (33.06%) Network Security
9 72 (29.75%) Load Balancing
9 72 (29.75%) Data Centre
10 71 (29.34%) CCSE
11 70 (28.93%) CCSA
12 69 (28.51%) Cisco ASA
12 69 (28.51%) ITIL
13 64 (26.45%) HP
14 53 (21.90%) Windows
15 51 (21.07%) Network Design
16 48 (19.83%) Wireless
17 45 (18.60%) HP ASE
17 45 (18.60%) Wireless Security
17 45 (18.60%) Huawei
18 43 (17.77%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (17.36%) Linux
20 41 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
21 37 (15.29%) E-Commerce
22 36 (14.88%) Project Management
23 35 (14.46%) VMware
24 34 (14.05%) Active Directory

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.07%) Lync
4 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.24%) CMS
4 3 (1.24%) IIS
5 2 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (5.37%) MS Office
2 10 (4.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 173 (71.49%) Firewall
2 106 (43.80%) WAN
3 102 (42.15%) LAN
4 80 (33.06%) Network Security
5 69 (28.51%) Cisco ASA
6 48 (19.83%) Wireless
7 45 (18.60%) Wireless Security
8 41 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 32 (13.22%) Cisco PIX
10 27 (11.16%) VPN
11 22 (9.09%) MPLS
12 21 (8.68%) SAN
13 20 (8.26%) TCP/IP
13 20 (8.26%) VoIP
14 15 (6.20%) DNS
14 15 (6.20%) BGP
15 13 (5.37%) SSL
16 12 (4.96%) EIGRP
16 12 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) OLTP
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 25 (10.33%) Finance
2 19 (7.85%) Banking
3 11 (4.55%) Retail
4 7 (2.89%) Games
5 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (25.62%) Architect
2 61 (25.21%) Network Engineer
3 58 (23.97%) Network Architect
4 40 (16.53%) Cisco Architect
4 40 (16.53%) Network Design Architect
5 31 (12.81%) Network Specialist
6 26 (10.74%) Network Security Specialist
6 26 (10.74%) Security Specialist
7 20 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 18 (7.44%) Consultant
9 17 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.02%) Analyst
9 17 (7.02%) Network Consultant
10 14 (5.79%) Security Consultant
10 14 (5.79%) Network Security Consultant
11 13 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) Security Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 11 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
13 7 (2.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (0.41%) REST
2 1 (0.41%) SOAP
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
2 1 (0.41%) XSD
2 1 (0.41%) WSDL
2 1 (0.41%) Middleware
2 1 (0.41%) Java EE
2 1 (0.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 72 (29.75%) Data Centre
2 43 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.85%) Online Banking
4 8 (3.31%) PMI
4 8 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (2.48%) Clustering
6 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.24%) CMDB
7 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.83%) DTV
7 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.90%) Windows
2 42 (17.36%) Linux
3 24 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (7.85%) UNIX
5 16 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) HPUX
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.75%) Load Balancing
2 69 (28.51%) ITIL
3 51 (21.07%) Network Design
4 37 (15.29%) E-Commerce
5 36 (14.88%) Project Management
6 34 (14.05%) Mentoring
7 30 (12.40%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (11.98%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.20%) Business Continuity
10 13 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.96%) BCP
11 12 (4.96%) Business Continuity Planning
12 11 (4.55%) Network Architecture
12 11 (4.55%) TOGAF
13 8 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.31%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.31%) Coaching
14 6 (2.48%) Change Control
15 5 (2.07%) High Availability
15 5 (2.07%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.65%) Java
2 3 (1.24%) Perl
2 3 (1.24%) SQL
2 3 (1.24%) Python
2 3 (1.24%) C
2 3 (1.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 166 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (43.80%) CCNA
3 100 (41.32%) CCNP
4 71 (29.34%) CCSE
5 70 (28.93%) CCSA
6 45 (18.60%) HP ASE
7 43 (17.77%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (10.33%) CCSP
9 18 (7.44%) CCDP
10 14 (5.79%) CCDA
11 8 (3.31%) PMI Certification
12 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.65%) Degree
13 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.65%) MCSE
14 3 (1.24%) CCIE
14 3 (1.24%) CISA
14 3 (1.24%) CISSP
14 3 (1.24%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.92%) SLA
2 6 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.65%) COBIT
4 3 (1.24%) BS25999
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 34 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.72%) XenApp
4 7 (2.89%) vSphere
4 7 (2.89%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.65%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (4.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.48%) Opsview
3 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.24%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.24%) OpenView
5 2 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.83%) SCCM
5 2 (0.83%) Cacti
6 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 225 (92.98%) Cisco
2 84 (34.71%) F5
3 64 (26.45%) HP
4 45 (18.60%) Huawei
5 35 (14.46%) VMware
6 22 (9.09%) Juniper
7 20 (8.26%) Red Hat
7 20 (8.26%) Blue Coat
8 19 (7.85%) Microsoft
9 14 (5.79%) Fortinet
10 11 (4.55%) Riverbed
10 11 (4.55%) NetApp
11 10 (4.13%) Symantec
12 9 (3.72%) Citrix
13 8 (3.31%) Brocade
14 7 (2.89%) CommVault
14 7 (2.89%) Dell Compellent
15 6 (2.48%) Kaspersky
15 6 (2.48%) Avaya
16 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds
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