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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 69 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 146 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.11% 1.85% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 4.17% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 111 62 51
Average salary £50,000 £41,125 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.58% +26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
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
2076 2254 1869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.22% 44.45% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1811 1506
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 5 May 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 5 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
Leeds +45 135 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Bradford -13 8 £33,125 -26.38%
Halifax +10 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 247 (90.81%) Cisco
2 197 (72.43%) Firewall
3 141 (51.84%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (43.01%) CCNP
5 108 (39.71%) Load Balancing
6 103 (37.87%) Cisco ASA
7 99 (36.40%) Network Security
8 94 (34.56%) CCNA
9 81 (29.78%) ITIL
10 79 (29.04%) WAN
11 76 (27.94%) Windows
12 75 (27.57%) LAN
13 74 (27.21%) Active Directory
14 70 (25.74%) F5
15 64 (23.53%) VMware
16 62 (22.79%) CCSE
17 59 (21.69%) Linux
18 58 (21.32%) Cisco Nexus
19 52 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
20 49 (18.01%) Juniper
21 47 (17.28%) CCSA
22 43 (15.81%) MPLS
22 43 (15.81%) E-Commerce
23 42 (15.44%) Network Architecture
24 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
25 40 (14.71%) VPN
26 39 (14.34%) ITIL Certification
27 38 (13.97%) Blue Coat
28 37 (13.60%) SQL Server
29 35 (12.87%) Project Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (11.40%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.84%) Lync
5 2 (0.74%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (8.46%) MS Office
2 17 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 197 (72.43%) Firewall
2 103 (37.87%) Cisco ASA
3 99 (36.40%) Network Security
4 79 (29.04%) WAN
5 75 (27.57%) LAN
6 58 (21.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 43 (15.81%) MPLS
8 40 (14.71%) VPN
9 29 (10.66%) BGP
10 27 (9.93%) SAN
10 27 (9.93%) Cisco PIX
11 24 (8.82%) VoIP
11 24 (8.82%) OSPF
12 22 (8.09%) EIGRP
13 21 (7.72%) DNS
14 19 (6.99%) TCP/IP
14 19 (6.99%) IPsec
15 18 (6.62%) FTP
16 14 (5.15%) SSL
16 14 (5.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 18 (6.62%) Games
2 15 (5.51%) Finance
3 11 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.94%) Retail
5 7 (2.57%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
6 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 48 (17.65%) Architect
3 42 (15.44%) Network Architect
4 40 (14.71%) Network Specialist
5 29 (10.66%) Consultant
6 28 (10.29%) Analyst
6 28 (10.29%) Security Engineer
7 27 (9.93%) Network Consultant
7 27 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
9 21 (7.72%) Security Specialist
10 20 (7.35%) Network Security Specialist
11 16 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) Security Analyst
12 14 (5.15%) Security Consultant
13 13 (4.78%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (4.78%) Network Security Consultant
14 12 (4.41%) Cisco Specialist
14 12 (4.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
15 11 (4.04%) Network Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.78%) Public Cloud
3 12 (4.41%) Clustering
4 6 (2.21%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.47%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (0.74%) DTV
7 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) PMI
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 76 (27.94%) Windows
2 59 (21.69%) Linux
3 33 (12.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (11.40%) UNIX
5 27 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.68%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.21%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.10%) Solaris
10 3 (1.10%) AIX
11 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.71%) Load Balancing
2 81 (29.78%) ITIL
3 43 (15.81%) E-Commerce
4 42 (15.44%) Network Architecture
5 35 (12.87%) Mentoring
5 35 (12.87%) Project Management
6 31 (11.40%) Incident Management
7 30 (11.03%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (9.19%) Network Design
9 22 (8.09%) Business Continuity
10 20 (7.35%) TOGAF
11 19 (6.99%) High Availability
12 15 (5.51%) Information Security
13 14 (5.15%) Migration
13 14 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (4.04%) Coaching
15 11 (4.04%) Service Management
16 10 (3.68%) BCP
16 10 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (51.84%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (43.01%) CCNP
3 94 (34.56%) CCNA
4 62 (22.79%) CCSE
5 47 (17.28%) CCSA
6 39 (14.34%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (10.66%) CCDP
8 27 (9.93%) CCSP
9 13 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (4.41%) MCSE
11 11 (4.04%) HP ASE
12 10 (3.68%) CCDA
13 9 (3.31%) MCSA
14 8 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (2.57%) Degree
16 6 (2.21%) CCIE
16 6 (2.21%) CISSP
16 6 (2.21%) Check Point Certification
17 5 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (1.84%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.56%) SLA
2 7 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (27.21%) Active Directory
2 52 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.88%) XenApp
3 16 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 15 (5.51%) Terminal Services
5 12 (4.41%) ProxySG
6 10 (3.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 33 (12.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.31%) Opsview
3 7 (2.57%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (2.57%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.21%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.74%) SCCM
7 2 (0.74%) Cacti
8 1 (0.37%) OpenView
8 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 247 (90.81%) Cisco
2 70 (25.74%) F5
3 64 (23.53%) VMware
4 49 (18.01%) Juniper
5 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
6 38 (13.97%) Blue Coat
7 34 (12.50%) Symantec
8 30 (11.03%) HP
9 22 (8.09%) Citrix
9 22 (8.09%) Red Hat
10 18 (6.62%) Riverbed
11 15 (5.51%) ArcSight
11 15 (5.51%) Sourcefire
12 12 (4.41%) Fortinet
12 12 (4.41%) McAfee
13 11 (4.04%) NetApp
13 11 (4.04%) Huawei
13 11 (4.04%) ScanSafe
14 10 (3.68%) Clearswift
15 9 (3.31%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago