The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 95 100 141
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +41
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 120 80 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.46% 2.28% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 5.18% 4.85% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 17
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2317 1651 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.57% 47.09% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1272 1343
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +8 115 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Bradford -10 2 £42,500 +53.15%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 207 (95.83%) Cisco
2 159 (73.61%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (58.33%) CCNP
4 124 (57.41%) Firewall
5 93 (43.06%) CCNA
6 88 (40.74%) Network Security
7 87 (40.28%) LAN
8 85 (39.35%) WAN
9 73 (33.80%) MPLS
10 72 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 51 (23.61%) Microsoft
11 51 (23.61%) E-Commerce
12 50 (23.15%) CCSE
13 49 (22.69%) VMware
14 48 (22.22%) TCP/IP
15 47 (21.76%) CCSA
16 45 (20.83%) VoIP
16 45 (20.83%) Windows
17 44 (20.37%) Linux
17 44 (20.37%) BGP
17 44 (20.37%) Incident Management
18 43 (19.91%) OSPF
19 42 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
20 41 (18.98%) CCSP
21 40 (18.52%) Load Balancing
22 38 (17.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 38 (17.59%) Red Hat
23 35 (16.20%) ITIL
24 34 (15.74%) FWSM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (4.17%) IIS
2 8 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.24%) Apache
4 3 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.93%) Lync
5 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (57.41%) Firewall
2 88 (40.74%) Network Security
3 87 (40.28%) LAN
4 85 (39.35%) WAN
5 73 (33.80%) MPLS
6 72 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 45 (20.83%) VoIP
9 44 (20.37%) BGP
10 43 (19.91%) OSPF
11 34 (15.74%) FWSM
12 33 (15.28%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (12.96%) VPN
14 25 (11.57%) EIGRP
15 21 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (6.48%) DNS
17 12 (5.56%) Wireless
17 12 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
18 11 (5.09%) HSRP
18 11 (5.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (6.94%) Legal
2 11 (5.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.24%) Finance
4 4 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 59 (27.31%) Analyst
3 32 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 32 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 26 (12.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (10.65%) Network Analyst
6 22 (10.19%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 16 (7.41%) Network Support
7 16 (7.41%) Operations Team Leader
7 16 (7.41%) Information Analyst
8 15 (6.94%) Information Security Analyst
9 13 (6.02%) Support Analyst
10 12 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
10 12 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.09%) Architect
11 11 (5.09%) Consultant
11 11 (5.09%) Network Security Analyst
12 10 (4.63%) Network Team Leader
12 10 (4.63%) Network Consultant
12 10 (4.63%) Server Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Clustering
2 4 (1.85%) CMDB
3 3 (1.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.83%) Windows
2 44 (20.37%) Linux
3 38 (17.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.31%) UNIX
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.39%) Solaris
7 3 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.61%) E-Commerce
2 44 (20.37%) Incident Management
3 42 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 35 (16.20%) ITIL
6 28 (12.96%) Information Security
7 12 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.09%) Network Design
8 11 (5.09%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.63%) Change Management
10 8 (3.70%) ITIL V3
11 7 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.78%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (2.78%) Project Management
12 6 (2.78%) SIEM
13 5 (2.31%) DevOps
14 4 (1.85%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (1.85%) BCP
15 3 (1.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.24%) Java
2 4 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (73.61%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (58.33%) CCNP
3 93 (43.06%) CCNA
4 50 (23.15%) CCSE
5 47 (21.76%) CCSA
6 41 (18.98%) CCSP
7 33 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (11.57%) MCSA
9 22 (10.19%) CCIE
10 21 (9.72%) MCSE
10 21 (9.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (8.80%) Check Point Certification
12 16 (7.41%) SSCP
12 16 (7.41%) RHCA
12 16 (7.41%) RHCE
13 15 (6.94%) CISSP
14 9 (4.17%) CCIP
15 8 (3.70%) CCDP
16 6 (2.78%) CEH
17 5 (2.31%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.19%) SLA
1 22 (10.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.24%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.31%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.85%) XenApp
7 3 (1.39%) vSphere
8 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.93%) Snort
8 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.46%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 207 (95.83%) Cisco
2 51 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 49 (22.69%) VMware
4 38 (17.59%) Red Hat
5 27 (12.50%) Juniper
6 26 (12.04%) Symantec
7 24 (11.11%) Citrix
8 23 (10.65%) McAfee
8 23 (10.65%) F5
9 13 (6.02%) HP
10 10 (4.63%) Blue Coat
11 7 (3.24%) Fortinet
12 4 (1.85%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.85%) ArcSight
12 4 (1.85%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.85%) Capita
13 3 (1.39%) Websense
14 2 (0.93%) Dell
14 2 (0.93%) IBM
14 2 (0.93%) Meru Networks
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50,000 + benefits
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