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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 95 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 118 123 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.47% 2.52% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 5.81% 5.37% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 107 83 58
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 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,000 £45,000
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
2030 2292 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.50% 47.04% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1692 1274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,428
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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 -4 99 £50,000 +21.21% 6
Halifax +4 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Huddersfield - 7 £30,500 -
Bradford -16 6 £30,500 -28.23%
Wakefield - 4 - -
Pudsey - 1 £60,000 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 252 (92.99%) Cisco
2 198 (73.06%) Firewall
3 169 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (41.33%) WAN
5 108 (39.85%) LAN
6 103 (38.01%) CCNA
7 102 (37.64%) CCNP
8 99 (36.53%) F5
9 91 (33.58%) Load Balancing
10 89 (32.84%) Network Security
11 87 (32.10%) ITIL
12 79 (29.15%) Cisco ASA
13 73 (26.94%) Data Centre
14 71 (26.20%) CCSE
15 70 (25.83%) CCSA
16 65 (23.99%) Windows
17 61 (22.51%) HP
18 53 (19.56%) Network Design
19 50 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
20 49 (18.08%) ITIL Certification
21 47 (17.34%) Active Directory
21 47 (17.34%) Linux
22 45 (16.61%) Wireless
23 44 (16.24%) VMware
24 43 (15.87%) Wireless Security
24 43 (15.87%) Huawei
24 43 (15.87%) HP ASE
25 41 (15.13%) E-Commerce
26 40 (14.76%) Juniper
26 40 (14.76%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 20 (7.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (1.85%) Lync
2 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.11%) IIS
5 2 (0.74%) CMS
5 2 (0.74%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (5.90%) MS Office
1 16 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
1 1 (0.37%) PaaS
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 198 (73.06%) Firewall
2 112 (41.33%) WAN
3 108 (39.85%) LAN
4 89 (32.84%) Network Security
5 79 (29.15%) Cisco ASA
6 50 (18.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 45 (16.61%) Wireless
8 43 (15.87%) Wireless Security
9 30 (11.07%) VPN
10 29 (10.70%) MPLS
10 29 (10.70%) Cisco PIX
11 27 (9.96%) VoIP
12 24 (8.86%) TCP/IP
13 22 (8.12%) SAN
14 20 (7.38%) BGP
15 18 (6.64%) FTP
16 17 (6.27%) DNS
17 14 (5.17%) SSL
17 14 (5.17%) EIGRP
18 13 (4.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.37%) OLTP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 21 (7.75%) Finance
2 16 (5.90%) Banking
3 9 (3.32%) Retail
3 9 (3.32%) Games
4 7 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.74%) Electronics
5 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (26.94%) Architect
2 68 (25.09%) Network Architect
3 62 (22.88%) Network Engineer
4 39 (14.39%) Cisco Architect
4 39 (14.39%) Network Design Architect
5 35 (12.92%) Network Specialist
6 29 (10.70%) Consultant
7 28 (10.33%) Security Specialist
8 27 (9.96%) Network Consultant
8 27 (9.96%) Network Security Specialist
9 21 (7.75%) Security Consultant
9 21 (7.75%) Senior Network Engineer
10 20 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (7.38%) Analyst
10 20 (7.38%) Network Security Consultant
11 15 (5.54%) Security Engineer
12 11 (4.06%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (3.69%) Sales Consultant
13 10 (3.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 9 (3.32%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.64%) RESTful
2 1 (0.37%) REST
2 1 (0.37%) SOAP
2 1 (0.37%) Web Services
2 1 (0.37%) XSD
2 1 (0.37%) WSDL
2 1 (0.37%) Middleware
2 1 (0.37%) Java EE
2 1 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 73 (26.94%) Data Centre
2 40 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.90%) Online Banking
4 13 (4.80%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.58%) PMI
6 6 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.85%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.48%) Clustering
9 2 (0.74%) DTV
9 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) CMDB
9 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Statistics
10 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.99%) Windows
2 47 (17.34%) Linux
3 34 (12.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (8.12%) UNIX
5 19 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.21%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.85%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) HPUX
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (33.58%) Load Balancing
2 87 (32.10%) ITIL
3 53 (19.56%) Network Design
4 41 (15.13%) E-Commerce
5 39 (14.39%) Project Management
6 37 (13.65%) Mentoring
7 29 (10.70%) Capacity Planning
8 27 (9.96%) Incident Management
9 19 (7.01%) Network Architecture
10 16 (5.90%) Business Continuity
10 16 (5.90%) TOGAF
11 14 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (4.80%) BCP
12 13 (4.80%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (3.69%) Migration
14 9 (3.32%) Coaching
15 8 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (2.58%) Information Security
16 7 (2.58%) Service Management
16 7 (2.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.11%) Java
1 3 (1.11%) SQL
2 2 (0.74%) Python
2 2 (0.74%) Perl
2 2 (0.74%) C
2 2 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 169 (62.36%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (38.01%) CCNA
3 102 (37.64%) CCNP
4 71 (26.20%) CCSE
5 70 (25.83%) CCSA
6 49 (18.08%) ITIL Certification
7 43 (15.87%) HP ASE
8 24 (8.86%) CCSP
9 22 (8.12%) CCDP
10 13 (4.80%) CCDA
11 8 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (2.58%) PMI Certification
13 6 (2.21%) CCIE
13 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.48%) MCSE
14 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (1.11%) Degree
16 2 (0.74%) CEH
16 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.86%) SLA
2 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.11%) COBIT
4 2 (0.74%) BS25999
5 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 47 (17.34%) Active Directory
2 35 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.06%) VMware ESX
4 10 (3.69%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.32%) XenApp
6 7 (2.58%) vSphere
7 6 (2.21%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (4.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.58%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.21%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.48%) Opsview
5 3 (1.11%) OpenView
6 2 (0.74%) SCCM
6 2 (0.74%) Cacti
6 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 252 (92.99%) Cisco
2 99 (36.53%) F5
3 61 (22.51%) HP
4 44 (16.24%) VMware
5 43 (15.87%) Huawei
6 40 (14.76%) Juniper
7 29 (10.70%) Blue Coat
8 26 (9.59%) Red Hat
9 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
10 18 (6.64%) Riverbed
11 13 (4.80%) Sourcefire
11 13 (4.80%) Fortinet
12 12 (4.43%) ArcSight
13 11 (4.06%) Brocade
13 11 (4.06%) Symantec
14 9 (3.32%) Citrix
14 9 (3.32%) NetApp
15 7 (2.58%) SolarWinds
16 6 (2.21%) Avaya
17 5 (1.85%) Dell Compellent
Leeds, Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £50500.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago