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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 121 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 95 80 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.83% 2.03% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 4.19% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 29
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,850 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2306 1910 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.44% 48.37% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1518 1400
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -9 71 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Halifax - 17 £30,000 -
Bradford -2 5 £45,000 +65.13% 1
Keighley - 1 £40,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £41,750 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 194 (97.00%) Cisco
2 142 (71.00%) Cisco Certification
3 121 (60.50%) Firewall
4 91 (45.50%) CCNP
5 86 (43.00%) LAN
6 85 (42.50%) MPLS
7 82 (41.00%) WAN
7 82 (41.00%) CCNA
8 66 (33.00%) VMware
9 63 (31.50%) OSPF
9 63 (31.50%) BGP
10 62 (31.00%) Network Security
11 60 (30.00%) Linux
12 59 (29.50%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (29.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 57 (28.50%) Red Hat
14 57 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 56 (28.00%) Windows
16 55 (27.50%) TCP/IP
16 55 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
17 54 (27.00%) Microsoft
18 50 (25.00%) Load Balancing
19 48 (24.00%) CCSE
20 46 (23.00%) E-Commerce
21 45 (22.50%) CCSA
22 41 (20.50%) ITIL
23 39 (19.50%) Information Security
24 38 (19.00%) VPN
25 36 (18.00%) Citrix
26 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (16.00%) IIS
2 27 (13.50%) Apache
3 7 (3.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 121 (60.50%) Firewall
2 86 (43.00%) LAN
3 85 (42.50%) MPLS
4 82 (41.00%) WAN
5 63 (31.50%) OSPF
5 63 (31.50%) BGP
6 62 (31.00%) Network Security
7 59 (29.50%) Cisco ASA
8 55 (27.50%) TCP/IP
8 55 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
9 38 (19.00%) VPN
10 34 (17.00%) DNS
11 29 (14.50%) VLAN
11 29 (14.50%) EIGRP
12 28 (14.00%) HSRP
13 26 (13.00%) VoIP
14 25 (12.50%) FWSM
15 22 (11.00%) Cisco PIX
16 21 (10.50%) VPLS
16 21 (10.50%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (7.50%) Legal
2 8 (4.00%) Finance
3 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (29.00%) Analyst
2 54 (27.00%) Network Engineer
3 44 (22.00%) Team Leader
4 37 (18.50%) Operations Team Leader
5 31 (15.50%) Network Analyst
6 29 (14.50%) Architect
7 26 (13.00%) Security Analyst
7 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 26 (13.00%) Network Support
8 25 (12.50%) Support Analyst
9 24 (12.00%) Network Architect
10 23 (11.50%) Network Support Analyst
11 19 (9.50%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
12 18 (9.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
12 18 (9.00%) Network Team Leader
12 18 (9.00%) Senior Network Engineer
13 17 (8.50%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
14 16 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 16 (8.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Clustering
2 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.00%) Linux
2 58 (29.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (28.00%) Windows
4 18 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.00%) UNIX
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.00%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 46 (23.00%) E-Commerce
3 41 (20.50%) ITIL
4 39 (19.50%) Information Security
5 30 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 25 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 25 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 21 (10.50%) Network Design
8 18 (9.00%) ITIL V3
9 11 (5.50%) Network Management
10 8 (4.00%) Project Management
11 7 (3.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 3 (1.50%) Ethical Hacking
12 3 (1.50%) SIEM
12 3 (1.50%) Cyber Security
13 2 (1.00%) WAN Optimisation
13 2 (1.00%) Analytics
13 2 (1.00%) Data Analysis
13 2 (1.00%) Business Continuity
13 2 (1.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.50%) Java
2 7 (3.50%) SQL
3 1 (0.50%) Python
3 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 142 (71.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (45.50%) CCNP
3 82 (41.00%) CCNA
4 48 (24.00%) CCSE
5 45 (22.50%) CCSA
6 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (16.00%) CCIE
8 28 (14.00%) CCSP
8 28 (14.00%) MCSA
9 26 (13.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (11.50%) Check Point Certification
11 22 (11.00%) MCSE
12 21 (10.50%) RHCE
13 20 (10.00%) RHCA
14 18 (9.00%) CISSP
15 16 (8.00%) SSCP
16 7 (3.50%) Degree
17 6 (3.00%) MCP
18 5 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
19 3 (1.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.50%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (5.50%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.50%) XenApp
7 8 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (4.00%) MetaFrame
8 5 (2.50%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.50%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.00%) Snort
10 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (0.50%) Netcool
2 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 194 (97.00%) Cisco
2 66 (33.00%) VMware
3 57 (28.50%) Red Hat
4 54 (27.00%) Microsoft
5 36 (18.00%) Citrix
6 21 (10.50%) Symantec
7 20 (10.00%) McAfee
7 20 (10.00%) Juniper
7 20 (10.00%) HP
8 11 (5.50%) ProCurve
9 9 (4.50%) F5
10 7 (3.50%) Fortinet
10 7 (3.50%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.00%) Websense
12 3 (1.50%) Dell
13 2 (1.00%) Sourcefire
13 2 (1.00%) Brocade
13 2 (1.00%) IBM
13 2 (1.00%) Nokia
14 1 (0.50%) BMC
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