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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 83 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 148 104 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.97% 2.24% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 6.51% 4.93% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 123 70 53
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
2274 2109 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.65% 45.51% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 1628 1493
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 March 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 March 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 +24 128 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Halifax +14 19 £42,500 +41.66%
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - - 1
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 257 (92.45%) Cisco
2 170 (61.15%) Firewall
3 143 (51.44%) Cisco Certification
4 135 (48.56%) CCNP
5 121 (43.53%) Cisco ASA
6 118 (42.45%) Network Security
7 97 (34.89%) Load Balancing
8 77 (27.70%) WAN
9 75 (26.98%) Windows
10 74 (26.62%) LAN
11 73 (26.26%) CCNA
12 70 (25.18%) MPLS
12 70 (25.18%) CCSE
13 65 (23.38%) Active Directory
14 63 (22.66%) ITIL
15 62 (22.30%) Linux
16 53 (19.06%) VoIP
16 53 (19.06%) VMware
17 51 (18.35%) Cisco Nexus
18 48 (17.27%) Incident Management
19 47 (16.91%) Network Architecture
20 46 (16.55%) CCDP
21 45 (16.19%) E-Commerce
22 43 (15.47%) Capacity Planning
23 42 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (15.11%) CCSP
24 41 (14.75%) Microsoft
25 40 (14.39%) BGP
26 39 (14.03%) SQL Server
27 38 (13.67%) Symantec

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 32 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.80%) Lync
6 3 (1.08%) IIS
6 3 (1.08%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (6.83%) MS Office
2 16 (5.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 170 (61.15%) Firewall
2 121 (43.53%) Cisco ASA
3 118 (42.45%) Network Security
4 77 (27.70%) WAN
5 74 (26.62%) LAN
6 70 (25.18%) MPLS
7 53 (19.06%) VoIP
8 51 (18.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (14.39%) BGP
10 35 (12.59%) OSPF
11 34 (12.23%) VPN
12 32 (11.51%) EIGRP
13 26 (9.35%) SAN
13 26 (9.35%) TCP/IP
14 24 (8.63%) FWSM
15 19 (6.83%) SSL
15 19 (6.83%) Cisco PIX
16 18 (6.47%) DNS
17 17 (6.12%) IPsec
18 16 (5.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.03%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (5.76%) Games
2 13 (4.68%) Finance
3 9 (3.24%) Retail
4 7 (2.52%) Banking
4 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Automotive
5 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (35.25%) Network Engineer
2 42 (15.11%) Analyst
3 37 (13.31%) Network Specialist
4 27 (9.71%) Security Analyst
4 27 (9.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (9.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 25 (8.99%) Consultant
7 24 (8.63%) Network Analyst
7 24 (8.63%) Network Security Analyst
8 23 (8.27%) Network Consultant
9 22 (7.91%) Architect
10 21 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (7.55%) Security Engineer
11 20 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
12 18 (6.47%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 16 (5.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 15 (5.40%) Network Architect
15 13 (4.68%) Security Manager
15 13 (4.68%) Technical Engineer
15 13 (4.68%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.40%) Clustering
3 13 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.88%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.80%) Replication
6 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.98%) Windows
2 62 (22.30%) Linux
3 36 (12.95%) UNIX
4 20 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.96%) Solaris
8 10 (3.60%) AIX
8 10 (3.60%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.88%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (34.89%) Load Balancing
2 63 (22.66%) ITIL
3 48 (17.27%) Incident Management
4 47 (16.91%) Network Architecture
5 45 (16.19%) E-Commerce
6 43 (15.47%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (12.59%) Mentoring
8 27 (9.71%) High Availability
9 25 (8.99%) Project Management
9 25 (8.99%) Business Continuity
9 25 (8.99%) Information Security
10 21 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (6.47%) Service Management
13 17 (6.12%) Coaching
14 15 (5.40%) Service Delivery
14 15 (5.40%) Risk Management
14 15 (5.40%) Network Design
15 12 (4.32%) TOGAF
16 11 (3.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.80%) SQL
2 2 (0.72%) C
2 2 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.36%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 143 (51.44%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (48.56%) CCNP
3 73 (26.26%) CCNA
4 70 (25.18%) CCSE
5 46 (16.55%) CCDP
6 42 (15.11%) CCSP
7 37 (13.31%) CCSA
8 20 (7.19%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (5.40%) MCSE
11 12 (4.32%) MCSA
11 12 (4.32%) Degree
12 9 (3.24%) CISSP
12 9 (3.24%) CCDA
13 8 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.52%) VCP5
15 6 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.80%) CCIE
17 4 (1.44%) Check Point Certification
18 3 (1.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.27%) SLA
2 18 (6.47%) PCI DSS
3 16 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.19%) XenApp
4 15 (5.40%) Terminal Services
5 12 (4.32%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.96%) vSphere
7 10 (3.60%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.72%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.72%) UAG
Systems Management
1 37 (13.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (4.32%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (4.32%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (3.24%) Opsview
4 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 257 (92.45%) Cisco
2 53 (19.06%) VMware
3 41 (14.75%) Microsoft
4 38 (13.67%) Symantec
5 37 (13.31%) Juniper
6 35 (12.59%) F5
7 30 (10.79%) Citrix
8 24 (8.63%) HP
9 23 (8.27%) Blue Coat
10 15 (5.40%) Red Hat
11 14 (5.04%) EMC
12 13 (4.68%) ScanSafe
13 12 (4.32%) McAfee
14 10 (3.60%) Clearswift
14 10 (3.60%) NetApp
14 10 (3.60%) ArcSight
15 9 (3.24%) Kaspersky
15 9 (3.24%) Riverbed
15 9 (3.24%) Sourcefire
16 8 (2.88%) Verint
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + 5000 car and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 8 days ago